A Quote by George Eliot on age, fear, life, reason, women, worth, and youth

Few women, I fear, have had such reason as I have to think the long sad years of youth were worth living for the sake of middle age.

George Eliot (1819 - 1880)

Source: Letter, 31 Dec 1857 (published in George Eliot's Life as Related in Her Letters and Journals, 1900

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