Agnes Grey Quotes

Agnes Grey Quotes by Anne Bronte

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Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte
Agnes Grey

Agnes Grey was published in 1847 under Anne’s pen name of Action Bell. A second edition of the novel was printed in 1850.

Anne Bronte (1820 – 1849)
Anne Bronte Quotes

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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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. Anne BronteAgnes Grey
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. Anne BronteAgnes Grey
The end of religion is not to teach us how to die, but how to live. Anne BronteAgnes Grey
I always lacked common sense when taken by surprise. Anne BronteAgnes Grey
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. Anne BronteAgnes Grey
All true histories contain instruction; though, in some, the treasure may be hard to find, and when found, so trivial in quantity, that the dry, shrivelled kernel scarcely compensates for the trouble of cracking the nut. Anne BronteAgnes Grey
And then, the unspeakable purity - and freshness of the air! There was just enough heat to enhance the value of the breeze, and just enough wind to keep the whole sea in motion, to make the waves come bounding to the shore, foaming and sparkling, as if wild with glee. Anne BronteAgnes Grey


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