George MacDonald Quotes

Who the Heck is George MacDonald?

George MacDonald was a Scottish 19th century author, poet and Christian minister.

Born December 10, 1824
Died September 18, 1905

Best Quotes by George MacDonald

“A beast does not know that he is a beast, and the nearer a man gets to being a beast, the less he knows it.”

George MacDonald

“It is by loving and not by being loved that one can come nearest to the soul of another.”

George MacDonald

“To be trusted is a greater compliment than being loved.”

George MacDonald

"Lilith" Quotes

“A man is as free as he chooses to make himself, never an atom freer.”

George MacDonald
Lilith

"Wilfrid Cumbermede" Quotes

“Certainly work is not always required of a man. There is such a thing as a sacred idleness, the cultivation of which is now fearfully neglected.”

George MacDonald
Wilfrid Cumbermede