Jane Austen Quotes

Look into your own heart because who looks outside, dreams, but who looks inside awakes.

It isn’t what we say or think that defines us, but what we do.

It is very unfair to judge any body’s conduct, without an intimate knowledge of their situation.

There is no charm equal to tenderness of heart.

Our scars make us know that our past was for real

Perhaps it is our imperfections that make us so perfect for one another.

Where love is there is no labor; and if there be labor, that labor is loved.

When I have a house of my own, I shall be miserable If I have not an excellent library.

Almost anything is possible with time

There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.

How clever you are, to know something of which you are ignorant.

It’s such a happiness when good people get together.

And sometimes I have kept my feelings to myself, because I could find no language to describe them in.

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.

You must be the best judge of your own happiness.

Time will explain.

Nobody minds having what is too good for them.

There are people, who the more you do for them, the less they will do for themselves.

Everybody has their taste in noises as well as in other matters.

Vanity and pride are different things, though the words are often used synonymously. A person may be proud without being vain. Pride relates more to our opinion of ourselves; vanity, to what we would have others think of us.

You were disgusted with the women who were always speaking and looking, and thinking for your approbation alone. I roused, and interested you, because I was so unlike them.

Indulge your imagination in every possible flight.

Success supposes endeavour.

You expect me to account for opinions which you choose to call mine, but which I have never acknowledged.

Self-knowledge is the first step to maturity.