AUTHOR | JANE AUSTEN



For Jane Austen 152 Quotes are available

Jane Austen | Romance



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Jane Austen (16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817) was an English novelist whose works of romantic fiction, set among the landed gentry, earned her a place as one of the most widely read writers in English literature. Her realism, biting irony and social commentary as well as her acclaimed plots have gained her historical importance among scholars and critics.
Austen lived her entire life as part of a close-knit family located on the lower fringes of the English landed gentry. She was educated primarily by her father and older brothers as well as through her own reading. The steadfast support of her family was critical to her development as a professional writer. From her teenage years into her thirties she experimented with various literary forms, including an epistolary novel which she then abandoned, wrote and extensively revised three major novels and began a fourth. From 1811 until 1816, with the publication of Sense and Sensibility (1811), Pride and Prejudice (1813), Mansfield Pa


Born: 1775-12-16

Born in: Steventon Rectory, Hampshire, England

Died: 1817-07-18







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There is one thing, Emma, which a man can always do ...

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She had received ideas which disposed her to be cour...

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One half of the world cannot understand the pleasure...

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Seldom, very seldom, does complete truth belong to a...

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Happiness in marriage is entirely a matter of chance...

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I cannot speak well enough to be unintelligible.

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Woe betide him, and her too, when it comes to things...

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She began to feel that she had not yet gone through ...

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Every moment has its pleasures and its hope.

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Miss Bingley's congratulations to her brother, on hi...

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A lady, without a family, was the very best preserve...

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It isn't what we say or think that defines us, but w...

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Te aseguro que no soy de las que quieren a medias. M...

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An unhappy alternative is before you, Elizabeth. Fro...

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Poverty is a great evil, but to a woman of education...

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How quick come the reasons for approving what we like.

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The most incomprehensible thing in the world to a ma...

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No man is offended by another man's admiration of th...

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And pictures of perfection, as you know, make me sic...

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She had been a friend and companion such as few poss...

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