Vanity was the beginning and the end of Sir Walter Eliot's character; vanity of person and of situation.
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She will be more hurt by it, for Robert always was her favourite. -She will be more hurt by it, and on the same principle will forgive him much sooner.
Men of sense, whatever you may choose to say, do not want silly wives.
A young woman, if she fall into bad gands, may be teazed, and kept at a distance from those she wants to be with; but one cannot comprehend a young man's being under such restraint, as not to be able to spend a week with his father, if he likes it.
A lady's imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.
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