"Business, you know, may bring you money, but friendship hardly ever does."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Jane Austen on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Jane Austen on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Jane Austen on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Jane Austen on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Jane Austen on Abraham Lincoln
"Woman is fine for her own satisfaction alone. No man will admire her the more, no woman will like her the better for it. Neatness and fashion are enough for the former, and a something of shabbiness or impropriety will be most endearing to the latter."
"To look almost pretty is an acquisition of higher delight to a girl who has been looking plain for the first fifteen years of her life than a beauty from her cradle can ever receive."
"A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of."
"We do not look in our great cities for our best morality."
"One man's ways may be as good as another's, but we all like our own best."