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Catherine Earnshaw Linton Quotes

11 of the best book quotes from Catherine Earnshaw Linton
  1. #1
    “He’s more myself than I am. Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.”
  2. #2
    “He shall never know I love him.”
  3. #3
    “In my soul and in my heart, I’m convinced I’m wrong!”
  4. #4
    “I’ve dreamt in my life dreams that have stayed with me ever after, and changed my ideas: they’ve gone through and through me, like wine through water, and altered the colour of my mind. And this is one: I’m going to tell it—but take care not to smile at any part of it.”
  5. #5
    “Nelly, I am Heathcliff! He’s always, always in my mind: not as a pleasure, any more than I am always a pleasure to myself, but as my own being.”
  6. #6
    “My love for Heathcliff resembles the eternal rocks beneath: a source of little visible delight, but necessary.”
  7. #7
    “If all else perished, and he remained, I should still continue to be; and if all else remained, and he were annihilated, the universe would turn to a mighty stranger.”
  8. #8
    “I’m tired of being enclosed here. I’m wearying to escape into that glorious world, and to be always there: not seeing it dimly through tears, and yearning for it through the walls of an aching heart: but really with it, and in it.”
  1. #9
    “You know that I could as soon forget you as my existence!”
  2. #10
    “Only do not leave me in this abyss, where I cannot find you! . . . It is unutterable! I cannot live without my life! I cannot live without my soul!”
  3. #11
    “I have not broken your heart—you have broken it; and in breaking it, you have broken mine. So much the worse for me that I am strong.”
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