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Jane asserts, "It is in vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquillity: they must have action; and they will make it if they cannot find it."
Why does she make this statement?
To justify sneaking around the house to find Grace Poole.
To compare Mrs. Fairfax's complacency with her own restlessness.
To explain why she desires more than living a quiet life as a governess.
To inform the reader as to why she is applying for a new position.
To hint at her plans to run away from Thornfield.