How quick come the reasons for approving what we like!
Quote by Jane Austen
Jane Austen Quotes
From politics, it was an easy step to silence.
It is happy for you that you possess the talent of flattering with delicacy. May...
With men he can be rational and unaffected, but when he has ladies to please,...
Well! Evil to some is always good to others.
They are much to be pitied who have not been given a taste for nature...
We do not look in our great cities for our best morality.
I cannot speak well enough to be unintelligible.
If I loved you less, I might be able to talk about it more.
Respect for right conduct is felt by every body.
It is only poverty that makes celibacy contemptible. A single woman of good fortune is...
Life seems but a quick succession of busy nothings.
Every man is surrounded by a neighborhood of voluntary spies.
A lady's imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to...
Give a girl an education and introduce her properly into the world, and ten to...
Where so many hours have been spent in convincing myself that I am right, is...
To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love.
My sore throats are always worse than anyone's.
It will, I believe, be everywhere found, that as the clergy are, or are not...
There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.
Good-humoured, unaffected girls, will not do for a man who has been used to sensible...