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 :: 1775-1817, British Novelist

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One does not love a place the less for having suffered in it, unless it has been all suffering, nothing but suffering.
~ Jane Austen - [Places]

 

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One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
~ Jane Austen - [Pleasure]

 

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One has not great hopes from Birmingham. I always say there is something direful in the sound.
~ Jane Austen - [Cities and City Life]

 

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Single women have a dreadful propensity for being poor. Which is one very strong argument in favor of matrimony.
~ Jane Austen - [Women]

 

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Surprises are foolish things. The pleasure is not enhanced and the inconvenience is often considerable.
~ Jane Austen - [Surprises]

 

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There are certainly are not so many men of large fortune in the world as there are of pretty woman to deserve them.
~ Jane Austen - [Men and Women]

 

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There is safety in reserve, but no attraction. One cannot love a reserved person.
~ Jane Austen - [Reserve]

 

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Those who do not complain are never pitied.
~ Jane Austen - [Complaints and Complaining]

 

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To look almost pretty is an acquisition of higher delight to a girl who has been looking plain for the first fifteen years of her life than a beauty from her cradle can ever receive.
~ Jane Austen - [Women]

 

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To sit in the shade on a fine day, and look upon verdure is the most perfect refreshment.
~ Jane Austen - [Nature]

 

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We do not look in our great cities for our best morality.
~ Jane Austen - [Cities and City Life]

 

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What dreadful hot weather we have! It keeps me in a continual state of inelegance.
~ Jane Austen - [Weather]

 

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Where an opinion is general, it is usually correct.
~ Jane Austen - [Opinions]

 

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Why not seize the pleasure at once? How often is happiness destroyed by preparation, foolish preparation.
~ Jane Austen - [Opportunity]

 

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With men he can be rational and unaffected, but when he has ladies to please, every feature works.
~ Jane Austen - [Men and Women]

 

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You mistake me, my dear. I have a high respect for your nerves. They are my old friends. I have heard you mention them with consideration these twenty years at least.
~ Jane Austen - [Fear]

 

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