I do not want people to be very agreeable, as it saves me the trouble of liking them a great deal.
Quote by Jane Austen
Jane Austen Quotes
Well! Evil to some is always good to others.
What dreadful hot weather we have! It keeps me in a continual state of inelegance.
One may be continually abusive without saying any thing just; but one cannot be always...
Surprises are foolish things. The pleasure is not enhanced, and the inconvenience is often considerable.
Business, you know, may bring money, but friendship hardly ever does
Human nature is so well disposed towards those who are in interesting situations, that a...
The younger brother must help to pay for the pleasures of the elder.
One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
What is right to be done cannot be done too soon.
For what do we live, but to make sport for our neighbors and laugh at...
One man's ways may be as good as another's, but we all like our own...
Friendship is the finest balm for the pangs of despised love.
Respect for right conduct is felt by every body.
A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of.
A woman, especially, if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as...
With men he can be rational and unaffected, but when he has ladies to please,...
Business, you know, may bring money, but friendship hardly ever does.
Where so many hours have been spent in convincing myself that I am right, is...
Reason is a very light rider, and easily shook off
The more you reason the less you create