George Eliot

George Eliot was the pen name of Mary Anne Evans, an English novelist, journalist and translator, and one of the leading writers of the Victorian era.

Any coward can fight a battle when he’s sure of winning; but give me the man who has the pluck to fight when he’s sure of losing. That’s my way; and there are many victories worse than a defeat.

Any coward can fight a battle when he’s sure of winning; but give me the man who has the pluck to fight when he’s sure of losing. That’s my way; and there are many victories worse than a defeat.