I cannot think well of a man who sports with any woman's feelings; and there may often be a great deal more suffered than a stander-by can judge of.
Quote by Jane Austen
An artist cannot do anything slovenly.
Where youth and diffidence are united, it requires uncommon steadiness of reason to resist the...
I have been a selfish being all my life, in practice, though not in principle.
Selfishness must always be forgiven you know, because there is no hope of a cure.
Single women have a dreadful propensity for being poor. Which is one very strong argument...
Single women have a dreadful propensity to being poor
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good...
The younger brother must help to pay for the pleasures of the elder.
A lady's imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to...
What wild imaginations one forms where dear self is concerned! How sure to be mistaken!
To look almost pretty is an acquisition of higher delight to a girl who has...
I am not one of those who neglect the reigning power to bow to the...
To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love.
One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
Well! Evil to some is always good to others.
How quick come the reasons for approving what we like!
One may be continually abusive without saying any thing just; but one cannot be always...
Woman is fine for her own satisfaction alone. No man will admire her the more,...
One man's style must not be the rule of another's.
To flatter and follow others, without being flattered and followed in turn, is but a...