Jane Austen

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Jane Austen was an English novelist whose works of romantic fiction, set among the landed gentry, earned her a place as one of the most widely read writers in English literature. Her realism and biting social commentary has gained her historical importance among scholars and critics.

Austen lived her entire life as part of a close-knit family lo ...
Popular Poems
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I'Ve A Pain In My Head
'I've a pain in my head'
Said the suffering Beckford;
To her Doctor so dread.
'Oh! what shall I take for't?'
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This Little Bag
This little bag I hope will prove
To be not vainly made--
For, if you should a needle want
It will afford you aid.
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Ode To Pity
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Ever musing I delight to tread
The Paths of honour and the Myrtle Grove
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Oh! Mr Best You'Re Very Bad
Oh! Mr. Best, you're very bad
And all the world shall know it;
Your base behaviour shall be sung
By me, a tunefull Poet.--
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Miss Lloyd Has Now Went To Miss Green
Miss Lloyd has now sent to Miss Green,
As, on opening the box, may be seen,
Some years of a Black Ploughman's Gauze,
To be made up directly, because
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Popular Quotes
11 November 2014
Business, you know, may bring money, but friendship hardly ever does.
11 November 2014
What instances must pass before them of ardent, disinterested, self-denying attachment, of heroism, fortitude, patience, resignation—of all the conflicts and the sacrifices that enno ble us most. A sick room may often furnish the worth of volumes.
11 November 2014
A Mr. (save, perhaps, some half dozen in the nation,) always needs a note of explanation.
11 November 2014
Human nature is so well disposed towards those who are in interesting situations, that a young person, who either marries or dies, is sure of being kindly spoken of.
11 November 2014
No man is offended by another man's admiration of the woman he loves; it is the woman only who can make it a torment.

Comments

M Asim Nehal 12 February 2019
Some very good poems and quotes, Good to see poems by such wonderful poets of the past.
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jackie carr 24 October 2018
he write about a lost love
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Nadia umber Lodhi 15 October 2018
Good poetess rip Jane Austen
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