Anne Bronte Quotes

Anne Bronte Quotes

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Anne Bronte 1820 – 1849
Anne Bronte

Anne Bronte was an English novelist and poet. She’s best known as the author of The Tenant of Wildfell Hall and Agnes Grey.

Five Quotes about the Ocean
Quotes about the Ocean

Quotes about the ocean including . . . No mercy, no power but its own controls it. Panting and snorting like a mad battle steed that has lost its rider, the masterless ocean overruns the globe. ~ Moby Dick by Herman Melville

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The end of religion is not to teach us how to die, but how to live. ~ Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte

22 Anne Bronte Quotes

Anne Bronte

But our wishes are like tinder: the flint and steel of circumstances are continually striking out sparks, which vanish immediately, unless they chance to fall upon the tinder of our wishes; then, they instantly ignite, and the flame of hope is kindled in a moment. ~ Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte One bright day in the last week of February, I was walking in the park, enjoying the threefold luxury of solitude, a book, and pleasant weather. ~ Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte The end of religion is not to teach us how to die, but how to live. ~ Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte I always lacked common sense when taken by surprise. ~ Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte The ties that bind us to life are tougher than you imagine, or than anyone can who has not felt how roughly they may be pulled without breaking. ~ Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte It is better to arm and strengthen your hero, than to disarm and enfeeble the foe. ~ The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte "I would not send a poor girl into the world, unarmed against her foes, and ignorant of the snares that beset her path; nor would I watch and guard her, till, deprived of self-respect and self-reliance, she lost the power or the will to watch and guard herself." ~ The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte "If you would have a boy to despise his mother, let her keep him at home, and spend her life in petting him up, and slaving to indulge his follies and caprices." ~ The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte "When a lady does consent to listen to an argument against her own opinions, she is always predetermined to withstand it—to listen only with her bodily ears, keeping the mental organs resolutely closed against the strongest reasoning." ~ The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte No one can be happy in eternal solitude. ~ The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte

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