Jane Austen

Jane Austen (December 16, 1775 – July 18, 1817) English novelist.
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“Life seems but a quick succession of busy nothings. ” ~~ Jane Austen

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“It is a truth universally acknowledged that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.” ~~ Pride and Prejudice, by Jane Austen


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“One man’s ways may be as good as another’s, but we all like our own best.” ~~ Jane Austen

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“We have all a better guide in ourselves, if we would attend to it, than any other person can be.” ~~ Jane Austen


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“Selfishness must always be forgiven you know, because there is no hope of a cure.” ~~ Jane Austen

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“I do not want people to be very agreeable, as it saves me the trouble of liking them a great deal.” ~~ Jane Austen


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“Friendship is certainly the finest balm for the pangs of disappointed love.” ~~ Jane Austen

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