5. ” Very early in my life, it was too late.” The Lover, Marguerite Duras

4. “Let me live, love, and say it well in good sentences” – The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath, Sylvia Plath

3. “You pierce my soul. I am half agony, half hope..I have loved none but you – Persuasion, Jane Austen 

2. “I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will.” ― Jane Eyre, Charlotte Brontë

1. “He’s more myself than I am. Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.” ― Wuthering Heights, Emily Brontë