Charlotte Brontë Quotes

Charlotte Brontë was a famous English novelist, well know for the novel Jane Eyre: An Autobiography, whose main theme depicted the conflict between following what your conscience tells you versus what your heart wants. She was born on April 21st, 1816 and passed away March 31st, 1855.

I have for the first time found what I can truly love-I have found you.

I think it a glorious thing to have the hope of living with you, because I love you.

I am no bird; and no net ensnares me; I am a free human being with an independent will, which I now exert to leave you.

I have not broken your heart - you have broken it; and in breaking it, you have broken mine.

If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship, we must love friends for their sake rather than for our own.

You think I have no feelings, and that I can do without one bit of love or kindness; but I cannot live so: and you have no pity.

Better to be without logic than without feeling.