Jane Austen

Jane Austen

The writer, a classic of English and world literature
she thought it was the misfortune of poetry, to be seldom safely enjoyed by those who enjoyed it completely; and that the strong feelings which alone could estimate it truly, were the very feelings which ought to taste it but sparingly.More Jane Austen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There seemed a gulf impassable between them.More Jane Austen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Women are the only correspondents to be depended on.More Jane Austen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Mary wished to say something very sensible, but knew not how.More Jane Austen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It was a delightful visit;-perfect, in being much too short.More Jane Austen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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