A lady's imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment
Quote by Jane Austen
The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel,...
What is right to be done cannot be done too soon.
An engaged woman is always more agreeable than a disengaged. She is satisfied with herself....
My sore throats are always worse than anyone's.
A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of.
Selfishness must always be forgiven you know, because there is no hope of a cure.
An artist cannot do anything slovenly.
Well! Evil to some is always good to others.
We have all a better guide in ourselves, if we would attend to it, than...
If things are going untowardly one month, they are sure to mend the next.
There are certainly not so many men of large fortune in the world, as there...
Nothing is more deceitful than the appearance of humility. It is often only carelessness of...
Husbands and wives generally understand when opposition will be vain.
Business, you know, may bring you money, but friendship hardly ever does.
It was, perhaps, one of those cases in which advice is good or bad only...
Friendship is certainly the finest balm for the pangs of disappointed love.
Business, you know, may bring money, but friendship hardly ever does.
The prudent see only the difficulties, the bold only the advantages, of a great enterprise;...
When business is good it pays to advertise; when it is bad you have got...
It is very sad for a man to make himself servant to a single thing;...
The most fatal disease of friendship is gradual decay, or dislike hourly increased by causes...