Jane Austen

Whether they were heroes, poets, scholars, or leaders, the brightest minds in human history have thought and written about values and their meanings. Here are some inspirational quotes by Jane Austen.

friendship

“Friendship is the finest balm for the pangs of despised love.”

Jane Austen (1775-1817); Novelist

humility

“Nothing is more deceitful than the appearance of humility. It is often only carelessness of opinion, and sometimes an indirect boast.”

Jane Austen (1775-1817); Novelist

respect

“Respect for right conduct is felt by everybody.”

Jane Austen (1775-1817); Novelist

live your dreams

“Everybody likes to go their own way to choose their own time and manner of devotion.”

Jane Austen (1775-1817); Novelist

friendship

“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 (1775-1817); Novelist