The gentleness modesty and sweetness of her character were warmly expatiated on, that sweetness whi Jane Austen Quotes
Download Quote WallpaperDownload Facebook Facebook Google Pinterest

The gentleness, modesty, and sweetness of her character were warmly expatiated on, that sweetness which makes so essential a part of every woman's worth in the judgment of man that, though he sometimes loves where it is not, he can never believe it absent.

Jane Austen

Jane Austen (16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817) was an English novelist known primarily for her six major novels, which interpret, critique and comment upon the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century. Austen's plots often explore the dependence of women on marriage in the pursuit of favourable social standing and economic security. Jane Austen's use of biting irony, along with her realism and social commentary have earned her great and historical importance to critics and scholars.

Enjoy the best Jane Austen picture quotes.

Read more about Jane Austen on Wikipedia.

Latest from Jane Austen

There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves, it is not my nature.
Life seems but a quick succession of busy nothings.
A lady's imagination is very rapid, it jumps from admiration to love from love to matrimony in a mo
If a book is well written, I always find it too short

Related items

    When I lose the sense of motivation and the sense to prove something as a basketball player it's ti
    'The time has come ' the walrus said 'to talk of many things: of shoes and ships - and sealing wax
    Some choices we live not only once but a thousand times over remembering them for the rest of our l
    It's funny the way most people love the dead. Once you are dead you are made for life.

Leave a comment

Search

By using our site you consent with the use of cookies.