Memorable Quotes from Anne with an E
I know I recently did a post on lessons I learnt from Anne with an E which you can find here but then I decided to do another post on memorable quotes from Anne with an E that stuck with me all through the series.
I hope you find it meaningful and I hope it sticks with you if you’re yet to check out the series do so now on Netflix.
Winifred Rose: “The best part of knowing the rules is finding acceptable ways of breaking them.”
Anne: “I like imagining better than remembering.”
Anne Shirley-Cuthbert: “It’s funny how people are so quick to point out differences when there are so many ways we’re all alike.”
Anne: “Dreamers change the world”
Anne Shirley-Cuthbert: “To bring it into daylight, and realize nightmares aren’t so scary without the protection of the dark.”
Jane Eyre: ‘If all the world hated you and believed you wicked, but your own conscience approved of you and absolved you from guilt, you would not be without friends.
Anne Shirley-Cuthbert: “Sometimes life hides gifts in the darkest of places.
Marilla: “It’s a powerful thing to have done someone wrong when you truly didn’t intend it.”
Muriel Stacy: “Love is not quantifiable, and therefore not finite.”
Anne: “It’s been my experience that you can nearly always enjoy something if you make up your mind firmly that you will”.
Josephine Barry: “Grief is the price you pay for love, you see. So, it’s alright.”
Anne: “All we can do is our best […], regardless of what we know or don’t know.
Ms Stacy: “Sound journalism must defend the voiceless, not send them further into silence.”
“Love doesn’t look the same for everyone. It can come in so many forms. And how can there be anything wrong with a life if it’s spent with a person you love?”
Aunt Josephine: “You have a life of such joy before you. Not without hardship. Not without bumps in the road. Be safe with those you trust. But when you do find people to trust, the bond will be that much greater.”
Anne Shirley-Cuthbert: “I’m not unlucky, I’m “Most Unusual”
Sebastian Lacroix: “Attraction – yes, it’s important. But love… that’s what truly matters.”
Anne: “Perspective is wonderful”
Miss Stacey: “You can’t know joy unless you’ve known sorrow. Those of us who can soar to the highest heights can also plunge to the deepest depths”.
Anne: “It’s not what the world holds for you, it is what you bring to it. ”
Anne: “My life is a perfect graveyard of buried hopes “ It’s not what the world holds for you, it’s what you bring
Anne: “Tell me, and I forget. Teach me, and I remember. Involve me, and I learn.”
Anne: “Why must people kneel down to pray? If I really wanted to pray, I’ll tell you what I’d do. I’d go into a great big field, all alone, or into the deep, deep woods, and I’d look up into the sky, up-up-up, into that lovely blue sky without end, and I would just feel a prayer.”
Madam Lyudmila: “You don’t need a third eye, not when you have your own two.”
Anne: “Wouldn’t it be lovely to be a blossom.” I think broken things have such a sad beauty.
Anne: “I solemnly swear to be faithful to my bosom friend, Diana Barry, for as long as the sun and moon shall endure.”
Anne: “I’m loved now, but when I wasn’t, it didn’t mean I wasn’t worthy of it.”
Diana Barry: “A morning can start off like any other but by nightfall… things have occurred that could change a course forever.”
Sebastian: “Attraction – yes, it’s important. But love… that’s what truly matters.”
Ms Stacy: “In order for big, new ideas to take hold, they must be carefully planned and flawlessly executed.”
Anne: “You are a sight for sore eyes”
Marilla: “The more I held her back, the less I was included.”
Anne Shirley: “I guess love doesn’t conquer all.”
Anne: “If you have big ideas, You have to use Big Words to express them haven’t you?”.
“Next to trying and winning, the best thing is trying and failing.”
“Life is worth living as long as there’s a laugh in it True friends are always together in spirit.”
It’s been my experience that you can nearly always enjoy things if you make up your mind firmly that you will.”
“You have a life of such joy before you. Not without hardship. Not without bumps in the road.
Be safe with those you trust. But when you do find people to trust, the bond will be that much greater.” —Aunt Josephine
“It’s been my experience that you can nearly always enjoy something if you make up your mind firmly that you will. Of course, you must make up your mind firmly. I’ve made up my mind to enjoy this drive” —Anne Shirley
It’s not what the world holds for you, it is what you bring to it. ” —Anne Shirley
“Isn’t it amazing how every day can be an adventure!” —Anne Shirley
“Isn’t it splendid to think of all the things there are to find out about? It just makes me feel glad to be alive.
it’s such an interesting world. It wouldn’t be half so interesting if we know all about everything, would it? There’d be no scope for imagination then, would there?” —Anne
I’m loved now, but when I wasn’t, it didn’t mean I wasn’t worthy of it.” —Anne Shirley
“I have the following thoughts to offer, first, you can get married any time in your life if you choose to do so. And two: if you choose a career, you can buy a white dress yourself, have it made to order, and wear it whenever you want.” —Aunt Josephine
“I look forward to never minding what you say again.” —Anne Shirley
“I reckon every new idea was modern once until it wasn’t.” —Matthew Cuthbert
If you got to the bottom… hooray. Don’t forget to check out my other post on ‘9 Self Care Habits’ here