Age is not all decay it is the ripening the swelling of the fresh life within that withers and bursts the husk.

George MacDonald Age Quote

Attitudes are more important than facts.

George MacDonald Attitude Quote

How strange this fear of death is! We are never frightened at a sunset.

George MacDonald Death Quote

The principle part of faith is patience.

George MacDonald Faith Quote

Forgiveness is the giving and so the receiving of life.

George MacDonald Forgiveness Quote

If instead of a gem or even a flower we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend that would be giving as the angels give.

George MacDonald Friendship Quote

The best preparation for the future is the present well seen to and the last duty done.

George MacDonald Future Quote

To have what we want is riches but to be able to do without is power.

George MacDonald Power Quote

When we are out of sympathy with the young then I think our work in this world is over.

George MacDonald Sympathy Quote

The more I work with the body keeping my assumptions in a temporary state of reservation the more I appreciate and sympathize with a given disease. The body no longer appears as a sick or irrational demon but as a process with its own inner logic and wisdom.

George MacDonald Wisdom Quote