“I had not intended to love him: the reader knows I had wrought hard to extirpate from my soul the germs of love there detected; and now, at the first renewed view of him, they spontaneously revived, green and strong! He made me love him without looking at me.”—Jane Eyre (via quote-book)
Don’t let your heart overpower your mind. Although it is easier said then done, it will save you from pain and confusion. Know that there is a difference between what you want and what is right for you.
“THE WOMAN WHO FOLLOWS THE CROWD WILL USUALLY GO NO FURTHER THAN THE CROWD. THE WOMAN WHO WALKS ALONE IS LIKELY TO FIND HERSELF IN PLACES NO ONE HAS EVER BEEN BEFORE.”—ALBERT EINSTEIN (via theseunwrittenwordsofmine)