Everybody likes to go their own way--to choose their own time and manner of devotion.
Quote by Jane Austen
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Jane Austen Quotes
To sit in the shade on a fine day, and look upon verdure is the most perfect refreshment.
I do not want people to be agreeable, as it saves me the trouble of liking them.
Nothing amuses me more than the easy manner with which everybody settles the abundance of those who have a great deal less than themselves.
One does not love a place the less for having suffered in it unless it has all been suffering, nothing but suffering.
I pay very little regard...to what any young person says on the subject of marriage. If they profess a disinclination for it, I only set it down that they have not yet seen the right person.
A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of.
One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
Those who do not complain are never pitied.
It will, I believe, be everywhere found, that as the clergy are, or are not what they ought to be, so are the rest of the nation.
Silly things do cease to be silly if they are done by sensible people in an impudent way.
Having a track record to live up to and the history of successes had become a hindrance. It becomes harder to break out of what people expect you to do.
As a first step there must be an offer to achieve equality of rights in disarmament by abolishing the weapons forbidden to the Central Powers by the Peace Treaties.
It is always easier to believe than to deny. Our minds are naturally affirmative.
The whole history of pop music had rested on the first person singular, with occasional intrusions of the second person singular.
We aren't cool and never will be.
President Obama promised to begin to slow the rise of the oceans and heal the planet. My promise... is to help you and your family.
We are anthill men upon an anthill world.
I would like a food/lifestyle show. We're not sure what that is yet. I want to be able to share what I do and how I raise my family. I feel like I have a story to tell. I enjoy talking and listening, sharing ideas and sharing advice.
A good day is one where I can not just read a book, but write a review of it. Maybe today I'll be able to do that. I get for some reason somewhat stronger when the sun starts to go down. Dusk is a good time for me. I'm crepuscular.
We must promote upward mobility, starting with solutions that speak to our broken education system, broken immigration policy, and broken safety-net programs that foster dependency instead of helping people get back on their feet.