10 Wildly Dramatic Quotes From Mad Masterpiece ‘Wuthering Heights’

10 Wildly Dramatic Quotes From Mad Masterpiece ‘Wuthering Heights’

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Emily Brontë’s classic novel Wuthering Heights has to be one of the most dramatic texts on this planet. The characters’ erratic behavior and outrageous declarations are unmatched in terms of high drama, especially when it comes to matters of the heart. Here are ten of the most genuinely crazy quotes from the beloved, creepy, obsessive little weirdos of Brontë’s mad masterpiece.   Image Via Hark! A Vagrant   1. “He shall never know I love him: and that, not because he’s handsome, but because he’s more myself than I am. Whatever our souls are made out of, his and mine are the same.”  …

10 Wildly Dramatic Quotes From Mad Masterpiece 'Wuthering Heights'

10 Wildly Dramatic Quotes From Mad Masterpiece 'Wuthering Heights'

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Emily Brontë’s classic novel Wuthering Heights has to be one of the most dramatic texts on this planet. The characters’ erratic behavior and outrageous declarations are unmatched in terms of high drama, especially when it comes to matters of the heart. Here are ten of the most genuinely crazy quotes from the beloved, creepy, obsessive little weirdos of Brontë’s mad masterpiece.   Image Via Hark! A Vagrant   1. “He shall never know I love him: and that, not because he’s handsome, but because he’s more myself than I am. Whatever our souls are made out of, his and mine are the same.”  …

5 Famous Books That Authors Regretted Writing

5 Famous Books That Authors Regretted Writing

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Life for an author is tough. From receiving multi-million dollar Hollywood film offers to obtaining legendary literary status, being an author isn’t always sunshine and rainbows.   Though these five authors have received widespread attention and, in some cases, critical acclaim, their iconic works have led to deep-seated regret.   1. Brokeback Mountain by Annie Proulx   Image Via Rebekka Dunlap / The New Yorker   It may come as a surprise to some readers that the 2005 Academy Award-winning film Brokeback Mountain starring Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal was inspired by a short story of the same name written by Annie …

7 Legendary Authors Who Only Wrote a Single Novel

7 Legendary Authors Who Only Wrote a Single Novel

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Readers everywhere have often experienced the profound, baffling, and exciting experience of trying to find more novels written by your favorite author just to realize there are none.    When we think of novels and the ways in which they have shaped our literary minds and the world around us, it can be quite baffling to realize that the incredible, shocking, and intense nature of the novel isn’t always followed up by another work.      While many novelists, from Jane Austen to Stephen King, are known for their variety of works, here are some famous authors who have only published a single novel.  …

8 Classic Books That Are Surprisingly Short

8 Classic Books That Are Surprisingly Short

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If you missed out reading the classics in high school or college, then you’re probably not motivated to pick any of them up. Unless a teacher is going to fail you for not reading East of Eden (which is roughly 600 pages), then you’re probably just not going to read it. Which would be unfortunate, by the way, because that book is juicy as hell.   Not every classic is intimidatingly long, though. Here are some classic books that are surprisingly short (which, for the purposes of this list, is 250 pages or less).   1. The Old Man and …