„But Catherine did not know her own advantages - did not know that a good-looking girl, with an affectionate heart and a very ignorant mind, cannot fail of attracting a clever young man, unless circumstances are particularly untoward.“

Jane Austen photo
Jane Austen48
1775 - 1817

Citações relacionadas

Jack Vance photo

„You are a particularly clever girl: almost as clever as you are appealing to the eye.“

—  Jack Vance American mystery and speculative fiction writer 1916 - 2013
Chapter 16, section 3 (p. 635)

Mignon McLaughlin photo
Bret Easton Ellis photo
Sid Vicious photo

„All I did was cash in on the fact that I'm good-looking and I have a good figure and girls like me.“

—  Sid Vicious English bassist and vocalist 1957 - 1979
Reported in Stephen Colegrave, Chris Sullivan, Punk: The Definitive Record of a Revolution (2005), p. 306.

Elizabeth Gaskell photo
Willa Cather photo
Courtney Love photo
Sharron Angle photo
James Kenneth Stephen photo
Cecelia Ahern photo
William Wordsworth photo
George MacDonald photo

„The hope of courage lies in every heart, together with the fear that we will fail. When the test came, you did not fail.“

—  Romeo LeBlanc Canadian politician 1927 - 2009
Source: speech at the Ceremony for Decorations for Bravery, June 23, 1995.

Anthony Trollope photo
Jane Austen photo