69 of the Best Pride and Prejudice Quotes by Jane Austen of all time

 

51. “The distance is nothing when one has a motive.”

“The distance is nothing when one has a motive.”― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

52. “The more I see of the world, the more am I dissatisfied with it; and everyday confirms my belief of the inconsistencies of all human characters, and of the little dependence that can be placed on the appearance of merit or sense.”

“The more I see of the world, the more am I dissatisfied with it; and everyday confirms my belief of the inconsistencies 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

53. “The power of doing anything with quickness is always prized much by the possessor, and often without any attention to the imperfection of the performance.”

“The power of doing anything with quickness is always prized much by the possessor, and often without any attention to the imperfection of the performance.”― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

54. “There are few people whom I really love, and still fewer of whom I think well.”

 “There are few people whom I really love, and still fewer of whom I think well.”― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

55. “There are very few who have heart enough to be really in love without encouragement”

“There are very few who have heart enough to be really in love without encouragement”― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

56. “There is a stubbornness about me that never can bear to be frightened at the will of others. My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me.”

“There is a stubbornness about me that never can bear to be frightened at the will of others. My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me.”― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

57. “Till this moment I never knew myself.”

“Till this moment I never knew myself.”― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

58. “To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love”

“To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love”― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

59. “Vanity and pride are different things, though the words are often used synonymously. 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.”

“Vanity and pride are different things, though the words are often used synonymously. 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.”― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

60. “We all know him to be a proud, unpleasant sort of man; but this would be nothing if you really liked him.”

 “We all know him to be a proud, unpleasant sort of man; but this would be nothing if you really liked him.”― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice