Jane Austen’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Jane Austen Quotes 

Love reading? Then it’s likely you will love a good quote from your favourite author. This article covers Jane Austen’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes that we at Australia Unwrapped have collected from some of his greatest works. Jane Austen quotes to remember and here you will find 10 of the best. A memorable quote can stay with you and can be used along your journey. Choosing Jane Austen’s top 10 quotes is not easy, but here they are:

Popular Quotes

“Angry people are not always wise.”
― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

 “I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading! How much sooner one tires of any thing than of a book! — When I have a house of my own, I shall be miserable if I have not an excellent library.”
― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

“I cannot fix on the hour, or the spot, or the look or the words, which laid the foundation. It is too long ago. I was in the middle before I knew that I had begun.”
― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

 “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.”
― Jane Austen, Pride And Prejudice

 “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.”
― Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey

 “The more I know of the world, the more I am convinced that I shall never see a man whom I can really love. I require so much!”
― Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility

“It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.”
― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

 “A lady’s imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.”
― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

“The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.”
― Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey

“I do not want people to be very agreeable, as it saves me the trouble of liking them a great deal.”
― Jane Austen, Jane Austen’s Letters

10 Famous Quotes by Author Jane Austen

10 quotes by Jane Austen there you go! It’s never an easy task picking the best quotations from great writers, so please if you disagree or have more to add, please comment and share your opinions. My 10 greatest Jane Austen quotes will likely be different from yours; however, that’s the best thing about them, each quote can mean something different to each person. So don’t wait, comment and shares your best Jane Austen Quote. 

One Final Bonus – Jane Austen Quote 

“There are few people whom I really love, and still fewer of whom I think well. The more I see of the world, the more am I dissatisfied with it; and every day confirms my belief of the inconsistency of all human characters, and of the little dependence that can be placed on the appearance of merit or sense.”

― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

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