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
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...
It is in vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquility: they...
Look twice before you leap.
Cheerfulness, it would appear, is a matter which depends fully as much on the state...
It is vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquility; they must...
The human heart has hidden treasures, In secret kept, in silence sealed; The thoughts, the...
If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship, we must love friends for...
Life is so constructed, that the event does not, cannot, will not, match the expectation.
True enthusiasm is a fine feeling whose flash I admire where-ever I see it.
Feeling without judgement is a washy draught indeed; but judgement untempered by feeling is too...
I am always easy of belief when the creed pleases me.
Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil...
I am no bird; and no net ensnares me; I am a free human being...
You had no right to be born; for you make no use of life. Instead...
I try to avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward.
I'm just going to write because I cannot help it.
Who has words at the right moment?
You know full well as I do the value of sisters' affections: There is nothing...
A ruffled mind makes a restless pillow.