Charlotte Bronte Quotes (100 quotes)
“If all the world hated you, and believed you wicked, while your own conscience approved you, and absolved you from guilt, you would not be without friends.”
Helen Burns to Jane (Ch. 8) - Jane Eyre (1847)
“It is vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquility; they must have action; and they will make it if they cannot find it.”
Jane Eyre (1847)
“Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity, or registering wrongs.”
Grammardog Guide to Jane Eyre (2003 edition), Grammardog LLC - ISBN: 9781608570461
“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.”
If you know some quotes that would be a good fit here, send us a note!
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsCharlotte Bronte
Born: April 21, 1816
Died: March 31, 1855 (aged 38)
Occupation: Novelist, poet
Bio: Charlotte Brontë was an English novelist and poet, the eldest of the three Brontë sisters who survived into adulthood, whose novels are English literature standards. She wrote Jane Eyre under the pen name Currer Bell.