I am only resolved to act in that manner, which will, in my own opinion, constitute my happiness, without reference to you, or to any person so wholly unconnected with me.
("Pride and Prejudice")
More Quotes from Jane Austen: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.
His cold politeness, his ceremonious grace, were worse than anything.
Till this moment I never knew myself.
Nobody, who has not been in the interior of a family, can say what the difficulties of any individual of that family may be.
There are few people whom I really love, and still fewer of whom I think well. The more I see of the world, the more am I dissatisfied with it; and every day confirms my belief of the inconsistency of all human characters, and of the little dependence that can be placed on the appearance of merit or sense.
Oh! I am delighted with the book! I should like to spend my whole life in reading it.
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