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Top 57 Jane Austen Mr Bennet Quotes

#1. Miss Bennet he acknowledged to be pretty, but she smiled too much. - Author: Jane Austen
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#2. Mrs. Bennet was beyond the reach of reason, and she continued to rail bitterly against the cruelty of settling an estate away from a family of five daughters, in favour of a man whom nobody cared anything about. - Author: Jane Austen
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#3. Elizabeth Bennet: I'm very fond of walking. Mr. Darcy: Yes... yes I know. (from Pride & Prejudice, the movie) - Author: Jane Austen
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#4. I could easily forgive his pride, if he had not mortified mine. - Author: Jane Austen
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#5. Blessed with the love of a good man, I felt equal to anything - even the prospect of living out my days in the Antipodes. - Author: Jennifer Paynter
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#6. They parted at last with mutual civility, and possibly a mutual desire of never meeting again. - Author: Jane Austen
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#7. Lady Catherine quoting Lizzie Bennet:
She had the impudence to reply that, whilst these would be heavy misfortunes, your wife must have such extraordinary sources of happiness necessarily attached to her situation, that she could, upon the whole, have no cause to repine. - Author: Janet Aylmer
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#8. Do not you feel a great inclination, Miss Bennet, to seize such an opportunity of dancing a reel? - Author: Jane Austen
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#9. Hello, Mary.'
It was like hearing a note of divine calm after a dissonant passage of music. My confusion died away. - Author: Jennifer Paynter
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#10. It was gratitude; gratitude, not merely for having once loved her, but for loving her still well enough to forgive all the petulance and acrimony of her manner in rejecting him, and all the unjust accusations accompanying her rejection. - Author: Jane Austen
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#11. I had never in all my life felt so elated. Peter cared for me! It was a miracle I longed to celebrate - to tell all Hertfordshire - and I had to hold my hand to my mouth against an involuntary smile. - Author: Jennifer Paynter
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#12. This made my father laugh. 'Mary made a cake, did she? Well, well. Better that than she should make a cake for herself, I suppose.'
Peter then burst out: 'Why must you always be making a game of Mary? 'Tis not fair; 'tis not sporting. - Author: Jennifer Paynter
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#13. Mr. Collins was to attend them, at the request of Mr. Bennet, who was most anxious to get rid of him, and have his library to himself - Author: Jane Austen
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#14. My dear Mr. Bennet," replied his wife, "how can you be so tiresome! You must know that I am thinking of his marrying one of them. - Author: Jane Austen
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#15. Miss Bennet was therefore established as a sweet girl, and their brother felt authorized by such a commendation to think of her as he chose. - Author: Jane Austen
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#16. I am excessively diverted. - Author: Jane Austen
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#17. Walking across the moors made me feel as if I'd stepped primly out of a Jane Austen book or an Impressionist painting. But I bet even Elizabeth Bennet had never punted a rabbit before, and my current count was 137. - Author: Delilah S. Dawson
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#18. Of the ladies was just what he wished; that of Mrs. Bennet perhaps surpassing the rest; though, when the first tumult of joy was over, she began to declare that it was what she had expected - Author: Jane Austen
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#19. Have you any other objection than your belief of my indifference?
- Elizabeth Bennet - Author: Jane Austen
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#20. 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. - Author: Jane Austen
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#21. Elizabeth was excessively disappointed ... but it was her business to be satisfied - and certainly her temper to be happy; and all was soon right again. - Author: Jane Austen
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#22. I saw that he was looking anxious.
'I thought you weren't coming.' As he spoke, he grasped my hand. And if the sight of him had not quite restored the magic, the touch of him most certainly did. 'You're not wishing yourself some place else, Mary? - Author: Jennifer Paynter
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#23. I am particularly unlucky in meeting with a person so well able to expose my real character, in a part of the world where I had hoped to pass myself off with some degree of credit. - Author: Jane Austen
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#24. She was convinced that she could have been happy with him, when it was no longer likely they should meet. - Author: Jane Austen
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#25. Mr. Bennet replied that he had not. - Author: Jane Austen
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#26. Peter was now standing very close - as if he wanted to comfort me - as if he knew how hurt I felt that Mrs Knowles had not asked me to play or to sing. And I did feel comforted. It was as if a tide of warmth was carrying me out of myself, inclining me to trust him and to conduct myself well. - Author: Jennifer Paynter
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#27. Mr. Bennet's expectations were fully answered. His cousin was as absurd as he had hoped, and he listened to him with the keenest enjoyment. - Author: Jane Austen
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#28. Then you would drink a great deal more than you ought," said Mrs. Bennet; "and if I were to see you at it, I should take away your bottle directly." The boy protested that she should not; she continued to declare that she would, and the argument ended only with the visit. Chapter - Author: Jane Austen
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#29. I felt my mouth go dry, my throat constrict. What possible interpretation could Peter place on those words, other than that they were about him? - that the entire song was about him? - Author: Jennifer Paynter
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#30. I found I could listen without envy to Letty's singing, and afterwards when the applause came, I did not mind that Mrs Knowles was heaping praises upon her. Peter's hands were on my chair, and when I leaned back I could feel them against my shoulders. - Author: Jennifer Paynter
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#31. They agreed that Mrs. Bennet should only hear of the departure of the family, without - Author: Jane Austen
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#32. I knew it was Peter playing. I fancied he was trying to tell me something - an absurd idea, but it persisted - 'I may not be able to spell, but just you listen to this. - Author: Jennifer Paynter
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#33. Vanity, not love, has been my folly. - Author: Jane Austen
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#34. Miss Eliza Bennet," said Miss Bingley, "despises cards. She is a great reader, and has no pleasure in anything else. - Author: Jane Austen
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#35. Oh! my dear Mr. Bennet," as she entered the room, "we have had a most delightful - Author: Jane Austen
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#36. I wonder who first discovered the efficacy of poetry in driving away love!- Elizabeth Bennet - Author: Jane Austen
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#37. I have not the pleasure of understanding you. - Author: Jane Austen
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#38. You are mistaken, Mr. Darcy, if you suppose that the mode of your declaration affected me in any other way, than as it spared the concern which I might have felt in refusing you, had you behaved in a more gentlemanlike manner. (Elizabeth Bennett) - Author: Jane Austen
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#39. Yes, you know enough of my frankness to believe me capable of that. After abusing you so abominably to your face, I could have no scruple in abusing you to all your relations.
-Elizabeth Bennet - Author: Jane Austen
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#40. And with regard to the resentment of his family, or the indignation of the world, if the former were excited by his marrying me, it would not give me one moment's concern
and the world in general would have too much sense to join in the scorn. - Author: Jane Austen
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#41. Ah yes.' Peter's tone was scornful. 'And they must always be paid before the poor tradesmen's bills, mustn't they?'
'They must indeed. They are debts of honour.'
'Oh, Mary.' He leant over and kissed me quickly. 'What a lot we'll have to argue about after we're married. - Author: Jennifer Paynter
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#42. If he had any compassion for me' cried her husband impatiently 'he would not have danced half so much! For God's sake, say no more of his partners. Oh! that he sprained his ankle in the first dance! - Author: Jane Austen
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#43. As blue chips turn into penny stocks, Wall Street seems less like a symbol of America's macho capitalism and more like that famous Jane Austen character Mrs. Bennet, a flibbertigibbet always anxious about getting richer and her 'poor nerves.' - Author: Maureen Dowd
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#44. Well, my dear," said Mr. Bennet, when Elizabeth had read the note aloud, "if your daughter should have a dangerous fit of illness - if she should die, it would be a comfort to know that it was all in pursuit of Mr. Bingley, and under your orders. - Author: Jane Austen
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#45. Peter.' It was the first time I had used his name. 'You heard me sing tonight, did you not?'
'Yes, love.'
The endearment took my breath away - made me forget what I meant to say. I stood there with but one thought: He must care about me. - Author: Jennifer Paynter
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#46. My dear Mr. Bennet," said his lady to him one day, "have you heard that Netherfield Park is let at last?" Mr. Bennet - Author: Jane Austen
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#47. Mr. Bennet missed his second daughter exceedingly; his affection for her drew him oftener from home than anything else could do. He delighted in going to Pemberley, especially when he was least expected. - Author: Jane Austen
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#48. If I can but see one of my daughters happily settled at Netherfield," said Mrs. Bennet to her husband, "and all the others equally well married, I shall have nothing - Author: Jane Austen
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#49. At that moment a solitary violin struck up. But the music was not dance music; it was more like a song - a solemn, sweet song. (I know now that it was Beethoven's Romance in F.) I listened, and suddenly it was as if the fog that surrounded me had been penetrated, as if I were being spoken to. - Author: Jennifer Paynter
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#50. I take no leave of you, Miss Bennet: I send no compliments to your mother. You deserve no such attention. I am most seriously displeased. - Author: Jane Austen
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#51. It is always easy to question the judgement of others in matters of which we may be imperfectly informed. - Author: P.D. James
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#52. As to Miss Bennet, he could not conceive an angel more beautiful. - Author: Jane Austen
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#53. But Mr. Bennet was not of a disposition to seek comfort for the disappointment which his own imprudence had brought on in any of those pleasures which too often console the unfortunate for their folly or their vice. - Author: Jane Austen
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#54. You may ask questions which I shall not choose to answer. - Author: Jane Austen
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#55. Follies and nonsense, whims and inconsistencies do divert me, I own, and I laugh at them whenever I can. - Author: Jane Austen
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#56. He addressed himself to Miss Bennet, with a polite congratulation; Mr. Hurst also made her a slight bow, and said he was "very glad;" but diffuseness and warmth remained for Bingley's salutation. - Author: Jane Austen
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#57. No more have I," said Mr. Bennet; "and I am glad to find that you do not depend on her serving you. - Author: Jane Austen
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