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Sense and Sensibility
QUOTATION: I am afraid that the pleasantness of an employment does not
always evince its propriety.
QUOTATION: On every formal visit a child ought to be of the party, by
way of provision for discourse.
QUOTATION: There is something so amiable in the prejudices of a young
mind, that one is sorry to see them give way to the reception of more
QUOTATION: It is not time or opportunity that is to determine intimacy;Mit
is disposition alone. Seven years would be insufficient to make some people
acquainted with each other, and seven days are more than enough for others.
QUOTATION: Fortunately for those who pay their court through such foibles,
a fond mother, though, in pursuit of praise for her children, the most
rapacious of human beings, is likewise the most credulous; her demands
are exorbitant; but she will swallow any thing.