Feeling without judgment is a washy draught indeed; but judgment untempered by feeling is too bitter and husky a morsel for human deglutition
Quote by Charlotte Bronte
Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil...
You know full well as I do the value of sisters' affections: There is nothing...
I try to avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward.
Better to be without logic than without feeling.
If you are cast in a different mould to the majority, it is no merit...
Cheerfulness, it would appear, is a matter which depends fully as much on the state...
Memory in youth is active and easily impressible; in old age it is comparatively callous...
If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship, we must love friends for...
Conventionality is not morality. Self-righteousness is not religion. To attack the first is not to...
Conventionality is not morality.
I am always easy of belief when the creed pleases me.
Give him enough rope and he will hang himself.
Life is so constructed, that the event does not, cannot, will not, match the expectation
If all the world hated you, and believed you wicked, while your own conscience approved...
Look twice before you leap.
A ruffled mind makes a restless pillow.
I am no bird; and no net ensnares me; I am a free human being...
I don't call you handsome, sir, though I love you most dearly: far too dearly...
There is only one difference between a madman and me. I am not mad.
Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity, or registering wrongs.