It is not saying too much

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Irelia20150604

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The quotation comes from Charlotte Brontë – Jane Eyre (Chap. 33) | Genius

Quotation: “Marry! I don’t want to marry, and never shall marry.”

“That is saying too much: such hazardous affirmations are a proof ofthe excitement under which you labor.

It is not saying too much: I know what I feel, and how averse are my inclinations to the bare thought of marriage.

Context: Jane insisted on her intention to share the 20000 pounds’ worth of legacy with the three cousins.
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Hi everyone! I don’t understand the bold sentence. What does it mean?
 
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