A mind lively and at ease, can do with seeing nothing, and can see nothing that does not answer.
Quote by Jane Austen
Jane Austen Quotes
Friendship is the finest balm for the pangs of despised love.
My idea of good company is the company of clever, well-informed people who have a...
There are people, who the more you do for them, the less they will do...
Husbands and wives generally understand when opposition will be vain.
There are certainly not so many men of large fortune in the world, as there...
There is no charm equal to tenderness of heart.
Oh! do not attack me with your watch. A watch is always too fast or...
The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel,...
The younger brother must help to pay for the pleasures of the elder.
Let other pens dwell on guilt and misery.
Business, you know, may bring money, but friendship hardly ever does.
It sometimes happens that a woman is handsomer at twenty-nine than she was ten years...
There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.
It will, I believe, be everywhere found, that as the clergy are, or are not...
Human nature is so well disposed towards those who are in interesting situations, that a...
With men he can be rational and unaffected, but when he has ladies to please,...
Life seems but a quick succession of busy nothings.
It is happy for you that you possess the talent of flattering with delicacy. May...
Respect for right conduct is felt by every body.
One man's style must not be the rule of another's.