Quotes from “Pride And Prejudice” by Jane Austen

there are very few of us who have heart enough to be really in love without encouragement.
A lady's imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony, in a moment.
It is very often nothing but our own vanity that deceives us. Women fancy admiration means more than it does.”
“In vain have I struggled. It will not do. My feel­ings will not be repressed. You must al­low me to tell you how ar­dently I ad­mire and love you.”
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.”
wife un­der­stand his char­ac­ter. Her mind was less dif­fi­cult to de­velop. She was a woman of mean un­der­stand­ing, lit­tle in­for­ma­tion, and un­cer­tain tem­per. When she
“And this,” cried Darcy, as he walked with quick steps across the room, “is your opinion of me! This is the estimation in which you hold me! I thank you for explaining it so fully. My faults, according to this calculation, are heavy indeed!
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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.”
she times them ill
You take delight in vexing me. You have no compassion for my poor nerves.”

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Compliments always take YOU by surprise, and ME never.
To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love
a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.
However little known the feelings or views of such a man may be on his first entering a neighbourhood, this truth is so well fixed in the minds of the surrounding families, that he is considered the rightful property of some one or other of their daughters.
"My dear Mr
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The visit was soon returned in due form.
Happiness in marriage is entirely a matter of chance.
but there are very few of us who have heart enough to be really in love without encouragement.
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."
"But if a woman is partial to a man, and does not endeavour to conceal it, he must find it out."
In nine cases out of ten a women had better show more affection than she feels.
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