They are much to be pitied who have not been given a taste for nature early in life.
Quote by Jane Austen
Jane Austen Quotes
Business, you know, may bring you money, but friendship hardly ever does.
To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love.
I cannot think well of a man who sports with any woman's feelings; and there...
The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel,...
It was, perhaps, one of those cases in which advice is good or bad only...
I am afraid that the pleasantness of an employment does not always evince its propriety.
Life seems but a quick succession of busy nothings.
Respect for right conduct is felt by every body.
I am not one of those who neglect the reigning power to bow to the...
To look almost pretty is an acquisition of higher delight to a girl who has...
Every man is surrounded by a neighborhood of voluntary spies.
Happiness in marriage is entirely a matter of chance.
Vanity working on a weak head, produces every sort of mischief.
A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of.
Vanity and pride are different things, though the words are often used synonymously. A person...
Where youth and diffidence are united, it requires uncommon steadiness of reason to resist the...
No man is offended by another man's admiration of the woman he loves; it is...
What wild imaginations one forms where dear self is concerned! How sure to be mistaken!
The more I know of the world, the more I am convinced that I shall...
It is always incomprehensible to a man that a woman should ever refuse an offer...