To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love.
Quote by Jane Austen
Jane Austen Quotes
They are much to be pitied who have not been given a taste for nature...
Well! Evil to some is always good to others.
I do not want people to be agreeable, as it saves me that trouble of...
From politics, it was an easy step to silence.
There is no charm equal to tenderness of heart.
Surprises are foolish things. The pleasure is not enhanced, and the inconvenience is often considerable.
My sore throats are always worse than anyone's.
Husbands and wives generally understand when opposition will be vain.
No man is offended by another man's admiration of the woman he loves; it is...
. . . provided that nothing like useful knowledge could be gained from them, provided...
How quick come the reasons for approving what we like!
I am afraid that the pleasantness of an employment does not always evince its propriety.
A lady's imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to...
In every power, of which taste is the foundation, excellence is pretty fairly divided among...
Good-humoured, unaffected girls, will not do for a man who has been used to sensible...
Business, you know, may bring money, but friendship hardly ever does.
One man's ways may be as good as another's, but we all like our own...
Where an opinion is general, it is usually correct.
It will, I believe, be everywhere found, that as the clergy are, or are not...
Every man is surrounded by a neighborhood of voluntary spies.