Friday, September 20, 2019

Jane Austen Quotes

It is happy for you that you possess the talent of flattering with delicacy. May I ask whether these pleasing attentions proceed from the impulse of the moment, or are they the result of previous study? Jane Austen

I am afraid that the pleasantness of an employment does not always evince its propriety. Jane Austen

My idea of good company is the company of clever, well-informed people who have a great deal of conversation; that is what I call good company. Jane Austen

Think only of the past as its remembrance gives you pleasure. Jane Austen

Nobody, who has not been in the interior of a family, can say what the difficulties of any individual of that family may be. Jane Austen

From politics, it was an easy step to silence. Jane Austen

Every man is surrounded by a neighborhood of voluntary spies. Jane Austen