The Question and Answer section for Emma is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Jane Austen commented - There is no charm equal to tenderness of heart' Do you think Emma does think out of her tenderness of heart or out of duty, pity, social obligation or sometimes just to please Mr.Knightley?
In my opinion, Emma is a little too spoiled and much too used to having her own way. She feels as is she has the right to interfere in the lives of others..... she enjoys meddling and doesn't allow anyone to thwart her plans. Thus, I do not...
From the text:
The real evils, indeed, of Emma's situation were the power of having rather too much her own way, and a disposition to think a little too well of herself; these were the disadvantages which threatened alloy to her many enjoyments.