I must learn to be content with being happier than I deserve.
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.
The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.
I cannot speak well enough to be unintelligible.
It sometimes happens that a woman is handsomer at twenty-nine than she was ten years before.