No man is offended by another man's admiration of the woman he loves; it is the woman only who can make it a torment.
Quote by Jane Austen
Jane Austen Quotes
The more I know of the world, the more I am convinced that I shall...
For what do we live, but to make sport for our neighbors and laugh at...
The younger brother must help to pay for the pleasures of the elder.
Business, you know, may bring money, but friendship hardly ever does.
Vanity working on a weak head, produces every sort of mischief.
Business, you know, may bring money, but friendship hardly ever does
Vanity and pride are different things, though the words are often used synonymously. A person...
It was, perhaps, one of those cases in which advice is good or bad only...
My sore throats are always worse than anyone's.
I have been a selfish being all my life, in practice, though not in principle.
Nothing is more deceitful than the appearance of humility. It is often only carelessness of...
We do not look in our great cities for our best morality.
Business, you know, may bring you money, but friendship hardly ever does.
Nobody can tell what I suffer! But it is always so. Those who do not...
The very first moment I beheld him, my heart was irrevocably gone.
We have all a better guide in ourselves, if we would attend to it, than...
Life seems but a quick succession of busy nothings.
To flatter and follow others, without being flattered and followed in turn, is but a...
Woman is fine for her own satisfaction alone. No man will admire her the more,...
It will, I believe, be everywhere found, that as the clergy are, or are not...