There’s simply something around Jane Austen that draws me — and also everyone else — to her. I wouldn’t necessarily consider myself a romantic perchild (in the previous I’ve been called “unfeeling” and “an emotional babsence hole,” if you desire to get nit-picky here), yet even I acquire brushed up up in Austen’s world. Seriously, has anyone ever before check out Pride and Prejudice and also NOT imagined themselves as Elizabeth Bennet, getting courted by the grumpy but wonderful Mr. Darcy? Or watched the film version of Sense and also Sensibility and not swooned when Alan Rickguy carries Kate Winslet through the rain? It’s physically difficult.

So, basically what I’m saying is that, if you’re anything prefer me, you’re constantly playing out a Jane Austen-inspired fantasy in your head. Instead of keeping it a secret from your more normal (and also by that I suppose boring and also unimaginative) friends, embrace it. And where’s a much better place to let your Jane Austen freak flag fly than the Internet?

Here are 19 Jane Austen quotes that perfectly describe your life, and also are still short sufficient to fit in a tweet. So go ahead; throw some shade Mr. Darcy-style, or channel your inner diva via Emma. Whatever before you’re feeling, Jane Austen’s personalities felt it initially, and also are right here as emotional support for you. What even more can you ask for from a book?

WHEN YOU’RE SO IN LOVE IT’S DISGUSTING




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“To be fond of dancing was a details action towards falling in love” (Pride and Prejudice)“If I loved you less, I might be able to talk about it even more.” (Emma)“I come right here via no expectations, only to profess, currently that I am at liberty to carry out so, that my heart is and constantly will certainly be yours.” (Sense and also Sensibility)

WHEN YOU DON’T HAVE TIME FOR ANYONE’S B.S.


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“Tbelow are few world whom I really love and still fewer of whom I think well. The more I check out of the people the even more am I dissatisfied with it” (Pride and Prejudice)“Life appears however a quick succession of busy nothings” (Mansarea Park)“Angry people are not constantly wise” (Pride and also Prejudice) “No guy dies of love yet on the stage” (Mansfield Park)

WHEN YOU’RE HAVING THE BEST DAY EVER


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“I must learn to be content with being happier than I deserve.” (Pride and also Prejudice)“Why not seize the pleacertain at once? How often is happiness destroyed by preparation, foolish preparation!” (Emma)“Kcurrently your very own happiness. You desire nopoint yet patience — or give it an extra fascinating name, speak to it hope.” (Sense and also Sensibility)“Eextremely moment has actually its pleasures and its hope” (Mansarea Park)

WHEN YOU’RE A STRONG, INDEPENDENT WOMAN AND YOU DON’T NEED A MAN




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“I will certainly be calm. I will certainly be mianxiety of myself” (Sense and also Sensibility)“We have all a much better overview in ourselves, if we would resolve it, than any kind of other perchild have the right to be” (Mansfield Park)“Tbelow is a stubbornness about me that never deserve to bear to be frightened at the will of others” (Pride and Prejudice)“I constantly deserve the best therapy because I never put up through any kind of other” (Emma)“You should be the best judge of your own happiness” (Emma)“A perkid may be proud without being vain. Pride relates even more to our opinion of ourselves, vanity to what we would certainly have actually others think of us” (Pride and also Prejudice)“I might have shed my heart, yet not my self-control” (Emma)“The even more I understand of the world, the more I am encouraged that I shall never before see a man whom I have the right to really love. I need so much!” (Sense and also Sensibility)

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