Pride and Prejudice 20 quotes

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Mianika Sikabofori
Pride and prejudice
20 quotations
1. "It is a truth universally acknowledged that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be
in want of a wife."
2. "The business of her life was to get her daughters married."Mrs Bennet
3. "Darcy was condemned as the worst of men"Mr Darcy
4. "In vain I have struggled. It will not do. My feelings will not be repressed. You must allow me to
tell you how ardently I admire and love you." Mr Darcy
5. Followed by "His sense of her inferiority of it being a degradation..."
6. ". . . 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."Mr Bennet.
7. "That will do extremely well, child. You (Mary) have delighted us long enough. Let the other
young ladies have time to exhibit."Mr Bennet
8. "It is by no means certain that another offer of marriage may ever be made you."Mr Collins
9. "If you should have no objections as to receive me in your house"Mr Collins
10. "Pride," observed Mary, who piqued herself upon the solidity of her reflections, "is a very
common failing, I believe."Mary Bennet
11. "Why must she come scampering about the country, because her sister had a cold?"Miss Bingley
12. " "I am afraid, Mr Darcy," observed Miss Bingley..."that this adventure has rather affected your
admiration of her fine eyes." "
13. "Ah! Jane, I take your place, and you must go lower for I am a married woman"Lydia Wickham
14. "I am not afraid for though I am the youngest, I am the tallest."Lydia Bennet
15. "Mr. Wickham was the happy man towards whom almost every female eye was turned, and
Elizabeth was the happy woman by whom he finally seated himself." ­Narrator about Mr
16. "I could easily forgive his pride, if he had not mortified mine." ­Elizabeth about Darcy.
17. "Why with so evident design did you choose to tell me you liked me against your will"Elizabeth
to Darcy.
18. "Jane's delicate sense of honour would not allow her to speak to Elizabeth privately of what Lydia
had let fall..."Jane Bennet
19. "`Oh, Lizzy! do anything rather than marry [Mr Darcy] without affection.'"Jane to Lizzy
Unsure if this was the suitable way to be setting out my quotes.


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