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Quotes from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
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1  I saw Mr. Lloyd smile and frown at the same time.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
2  Instead of speaking, I smiled; and not a very complacent or submissive smile either.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
3  Instead of speaking, I smiled; and not a very complacent or submissive smile either.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
4  He now smiled: and not a bitter or a sad smile, but one well pleased and deeply gratified.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXX
5  Mr. Rochester then turned to the spectators: he looked at them with a smile both acrid and desolate.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVI
6  As I spoke he gave my wrist a convulsive grip; the smile on his lips froze: apparently a spasm caught his breath.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX
7  Mild Mrs. Dent talked with good-natured Mrs. Eshton; and the two sometimes bestowed a courteous word or smile on me.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
8  There was a smile on his lips, and his eyes sparkled, whether with wine or not, I am not sure; but I think it very probable.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
9  First, I smiled to myself and felt elate; but this fierce pleasure subsided in me as fast as did the accelerated throb of my pulses.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
10  She put her floury and horny hand into mine; another and heartier smile illumined her rough face, and from that moment we were friends.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIX
11  I got on to her crib and kissed her: her forehead was cold, and her cheek both cold and thin, and so were her hand and wrist; but she smiled as of old.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
12  Seeing me, she roused herself: she made a sort of effort to smile, and framed a few words of congratulation; but the smile expired, and the sentence was abandoned unfinished.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIV
13  Helen Burns asked some slight question about her work of Miss Smith, was chidden for the triviality of the inquiry, returned to her place, and smiled at me as she again went by.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
14  Mobile and flexible, it was never intended to be compressed in the eternal silence of solitude: it is a mouth which should speak much and smile often, and have human affection for its interlocutor.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX
15  Miss Temple passed her handkerchief over her lips, as if to smooth away the involuntary smile that curled them; she gave the order, however, and when the first class could take in what was required of them, they obeyed.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
16  We feasted that evening as on nectar and ambrosia; and not the least delight of the entertainment was the smile of gratification with which our hostess regarded us, as we satisfied our famished appetites on the delicate fare she liberally supplied.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
17  Mr. Rochester had sometimes read my unspoken thoughts with an acumen to me incomprehensible: in the present instance he took no notice of my abrupt vocal response; but he smiled at me with a certain smile he had of his own, and which he used but on rare occasions.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
18  He smiled; and I thought his smile was such as a sultan might, in a blissful and fond moment, bestow on a slave his gold and gems had enriched: I crushed his hand, which was ever hunting mine, vigorously, and thrust it back to him red with the passionate pressure.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIV
19  I must be served at the fireside, she said; and she placed before me a little round stand with my cup and a plate of toast, absolutely as she used to accommodate me with some privately purloined dainty on a nursery chair: and I smiled and obeyed her as in bygone days.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI
20  I should not shrink from you with disgust as I did from her: in your quiet moments you should have no watcher and no nurse but me; and I could hang over you with untiring tenderness, though you gave me no smile in return; and never weary of gazing into your eyes, though they had no longer a ray of recognition for me.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII