The best Jane Eyre quotes

12 quotes

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë

Jane Eyre quotes

Discover the best quotes and phrases from the book Jane Eyre written by Charlotte Brontë.

Vote for your favorites and if you wish you can also download the book Jane Eyre

If all the world hated you and believed you wicked, while your own conscience approved of you and absolved you from guilt, you would not be without friends.

209

Reader, I married him.

203

Good-night, my-" He stopped, bit his lip, and abruptly left me.

203

Every atom of your flesh is as dear to me as my own: in pain and sickness it would still be dear.

199

Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity or registering wrongs.

198

I am no bird; and no net ensnares me; I am a free human being with an independent will.

173

There is no happiness like that of being loved by your fellow-creatures, and feeling that your presence is an addition to their comfort.

167

A beauty neither of fine colour nor long eyelash, nor penciled brow, but of meaning, of movement, of radiance.

167

Some of the best people that ever lived have been as destitute as I am; and if you are a Christian, you ought not to consider poverty a crime.

166

The soul, fortunately, has an interpreter - often an unconscious but still a faithful interpreter - in the eye.

163

I do not think, sir, you have a right to command me, merely because you are older than I, or because you have seen more of the world than I have; your claim to superiority depends on the use you have made of your time and experience.

159

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 there, firm as weeds among stones.

158

About this book

Date added:: 16-10-2020

Total views: 12437

Total downloads: 4987