Tag Archives: Jane Austen

Jane Austen’s Persuasion

I enjoy the version of Pride and Prejudice where Colin Firth plays Mr. Darcy, and there are two versions of Sense and Sensibility which I appreciate. I do not know who plays who in my version of Emma, but I … Continue reading

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Happy St. Valentine’s Day!!!

Who would give a law to lovers? Love is unto itself a higher law. – Boethius, 6th century philosopher To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love. – Jane Austen, English novelist Blessed is the influence of one … Continue reading

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Quotable Quotes #9

Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest. – Johann Goethe, German poet And in the end it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years. – Abraham Lincoln, 16th U.S. President I wish I could … Continue reading

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Light tomorrow with today! – Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Be not afraid of greatness: Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them. – William Shakespeare Words are but pictures of our thoughts. – John Dryden, English poet There are two things a person … Continue reading

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Too True

Give me liberty or give me death. – Patrick Henry If you would hit the mark, you must aim a little above it. – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, American poet Money often costs too much. – Ralph Waldo Emerson A woman’s … Continue reading

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