You ought certainly to forgive them as a Christian, but never to admit them in your sight, or allow their names to be mentioned in your hearing
Quote by Jane Austen
Woman is fine for her own satisfaction alone. No man will admire her the more,...
Business, you know, may bring money, but friendship hardly ever does.
One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
My sore throats are always worse than anyone's.
There is no charm equal to tenderness of heart.
We have all a better guide in ourselves, if we would attend to it, than...
Nobody can tell what I suffer! But it is always so. Those who do not...
A person who can write a long letter with ease, cannot write ill.
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good...
The younger brother must help to pay for the pleasures of the elder.
Nothing is more deceitful than the appearance of humility. It is often only carelessness of...
A lady's imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to...
To look almost pretty is an acquisition of higher delight to a girl who has...
I am not one of those who neglect the reigning power to bow to the...
There will be little rubs and disappointments everywhere, and we are all apt to expect...
Human nature is so well disposed towards those who are in interesting situations, that a...
An engaged woman is always more agreeable than a disengaged. She is satisfied with herself....
Vanity working on a weak head, produces every sort of mischief.
One man's style must not be the rule of another's.
Let other pens dwell on guilt and misery.