1852-1933, Irish Writer
A literary movement consists of five or six people who live in the same town and hate each other cordially.
George Moore – [Literature]
A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.
George Moore – [Love]
After all there is but one race — humanity.
George Moore – [Humankind]
Everybody sets out to do something, and everybody does something, but no one does what he sets out to do.
George Moore – [Contradiction]
No place in England where everyone can go is considered respectable.
George Moore – [Respectability]
Reality can destroy the dream; why shouldn't the dream destroy reality?
George Moore – [Reality]
Remorse: beholding heaven and feeling hell.
George Moore – [Remorse]
Taking something from one man and making it worse is plagiarism.
George Moore – [Plagiarism]
The difficulty in life is the choice.
George Moore – [Choice]
The poor would never be able to live at all if it were not for the poor.
George Moore – [Poverty and The Poor]
There is nothing so consoling as to find one's neighbor's troubles are at least as great as one's own.
George Moore – [Trials]