Husbands and wives generally understand when opposition will be vain.
Quote by Jane Austen
Jane Austen Quotes
Business, you know, may bring money, but friendship hardly ever does.
How quick come the reasons for approving what we like!
The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel,...
It will, I believe, be everywhere found, that as the clergy are, or are not...
From politics, it was an easy step to silence.
One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
There is no charm equal to tenderness of heart.
Friendship is the finest balm for the pangs of despised love.
One may be continually abusive without saying any thing just; but one cannot be always...
My sore throats are always worse than anyone's.
One man's ways may be as good as another's, but we all like our own...
It is happy for you that you possess the talent of flattering with delicacy. May...
We do not look in our great cities for our best morality.
What wild imaginations one forms where dear self is concerned! How sure to be mistaken!
There are certainly not so many men of large fortune in the world, as there...
There is hardly any personal defect which an agreeable manner might not gradually reconcile one...
The post office has a great charm at one point of our lives. When you...
It is always incomprehensible to a man that a woman should ever refuse an offer...
A lady's imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to...
Surprises are foolish things. The pleasure is not enhanced, and the inconvenience is often considerable.