A Quote by George Eliot on children, life, love, and motherhood

But the mother's yearning, that completest type of the life in another life which is the essence of real human love, feels the presence of the cherished child even in the debased, degraded man.

George Eliot (1819 - 1880)

Source: Adam Bede, bk. 5, ch. 43, 1859.

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