“We have all a better guide in ourselves, if we would attend to it, than any other person can be.”

Fanny Price, Mansfield Park


“How quick come the reasons for approving what we like.”


“Run mad as often as you choose, but do not faint.”

Sophia, Love and Friendship

“I suppose there may be a hundred different ways of being in love.”

Emma Woodhouse, Emma


“The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel must be intolerably stupid.”

Henry Tilney, Northanger Abbey

“I could easily forgive his pride, if he had not mortified mine.” 

Elizabeth Bennet on Mr Darcy, Pride and Prejudice

“I wish, as well as everybody else, to be perfectly happy; but like everybody else, it must be in my own way.”

Elinor Dashwood, Sense and Sensibility

Jane Austen Birthday December 2017

To view the photos in succession, click on the first and then > at the side. Sandition Discussion Lady Catherine comes to visit the Bennets. Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth Mr. Bennett, Mrs. Bennet and Elizabeth bask in the news of her engagement to Mr....

Jasna Event Summer 2017

Click on an image to enlarge it. Then click on the > symbol to scroll through the images. people eating hostess Barbaras & Doris Jon with kite 2 guys chatting food view more guests kitchen guests enjoying the...