It sometimes happens that a woman is handsomer at twenty-nine than she was ten years before.
Quote by Jane Austen
An artist cannot do anything slovenly.
We have all a better guide in ourselves, if we would attend to it, than...
To flatter and follow others, without being flattered and followed in turn, is but a...
Good-humoured, unaffected girls, will not do for a man who has been used to sensible...
What dreadful hot weather we have! It keeps me in a continual state of inelegance.
The younger brother must help to pay for the pleasures of the elder.
Vanity working on a weak head, produces every sort of mischief.
General benevolence, but not general friendship, made a man what he ought to be.
Let other pens dwell on guilt and misery.
Children of the same family, the same blood, with the same first associations and habits,...
If things are going untowardly one month, they are sure to mend the next.
My sore throats are always worse than anyone's.
One cannot be always laughing at a man without now and then stumbling on something...
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
In every power, of which taste is the foundation, excellence is pretty fairly divided among...
I am afraid that the pleasantness of an employment does not always evince its propriety.
Single women have a dreadful propensity for being poor. Which is one very strong argument...
A woman, especially, if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as...
Next to being married, a girl likes to be crossed in love a little now...