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
I don't call you handsome, sir, though I love you most dearly: far too dearly...
True enthusiasm is a fine feeling whose flash I admire where-ever I see it.
I am always easy of belief when the creed pleases me.
Memory in youth is active and easily impressible; in old age it is comparatively callous...
If all the world hated you, and believed you wicked, while your own conscience approved...
If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship, we must love friends for...
Give him enough rope and he will hang himself.
You know full well as I do the value of sisters' affections: There is nothing...
Men judge us by the success of our efforts. God looks at the efforts themselves.
Look twice before you leap.
It is in vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquility: they...
If you are cast in a different mould to the majority, it is no merit...
Conventionality is not morality. Self-righteousness is not religion. To attack the first is not to...
Life is so constructed, that the event does not, cannot, will not, match the expectation.
A ruffled mind makes a restless pillow.
Conventionality is not morality.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. I am not mad.
Better to be without logic than without feeling.
The human heart has hidden treasures, In secret kept, in silence sealed; The thoughts, the...
I try to avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward.