Quotes by Charlotte Bronte
- I feel monotony and death to be almost the same.
- If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship, we must love friends for their sake rather than for our own.
- If you are cast in a different mould to the majority, it is no merit of yours: Nature did it.
- Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity, or registering wrongs.
- Memory in youth is active and easily impressible in old age it is comparatively callous to new impressions, but still retains vividly those of earlier years.
- Men judge us by the success of our efforts. God looks at the efforts themselves.
- Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil has never been loosened or fertilized by education they grow firm there, firm as weeds among stones.
- The human heart has hidden treasures, In secret kept, in silence sealed The thoughts, the hopes, the dreams, the pleasures, Whose charms were broken if revealed.
- You had no right to be born for you make no use of life. Instead of living for, in, and with yourself, as a reasonable being ought, you seek only to fasten your feebleness on some other person's strength.