Anne Bronte

1820 - 1849

A Quote by Anne Brontë on heart and tears

Oh, I am very weary, Though tears no longer flow; My eyes are tired of weeping, My heart is sick of woe.

Anne Bronte (1820 - 1849)

Source: Appeal

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A Quote by Anne Brontë

But he that dares not grasp the thorn Should never crave the rose.

Anne Bronte (1820 - 1849)

Source: The Complete Poems of Anne Bronte.

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A Quote by Anne Brontë on trouble

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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 Bronte (1820 - 1849)

Source: Agnes Grey, ch. 1, 1847.

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A Quote by Anne Brontë on imperfection and world

There is always a "but" in this imperfect world.

Anne Bronte (1820 - 1849)

Source: The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, 1848.

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A Quote by Anne Brontë on heart

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Keep guard over your eyes and ears as the inlets of your heart, and over your lips as the outlets, lest they betray you in a moment of unwariness.

Anne Bronte (1820 - 1849)

Source: The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, 1848.

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A Quote by Anne Brontë on losing, power, respect, self-reliance, self-respect, world, and path

I would not send a poor girl into the world, . . . 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 .

Anne Bronte (1820 - 1849)

Source: The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, 1848.

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