Elizabeth Bennet

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Determination
'crossing field after field at quick pace, jumping over stiles'
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Wit/sarcasm
'Lizzy has something more of quickness than her sisters' Mr Bennet 'i never saw such a woman. I never saw such capacity' about the Bingley sisters whilst they are there 'he has been so unlucky to lose your friendship'
2 of 15
Tendency to be prejudiced
'she was very little disposed to approve them' (about the Bingley sisters)
3 of 15
Certain of herself
'Compliments take you by surprise, and me never' 'I do assure you that I am not one of those young ladies' to Mr Collins
4 of 15
Smart and pretty
Her face was 'rendered uncommonly intelligent by the beautiful expression of her dark eyes' Darcy 'your admiration of her fine eyes' Bingley to Darcy
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Uncaring of how others perceive her
She arrives to Netherfield with 'dirty stockings' 'a face glowing with the warmth of exercise' 'her petticoat, six inches deep in mud'
6 of 15
Social convention is unimportant to her
'I have not the least intention of dancing' to Darcy
7 of 15
Caring
'Elizabeth, feeling really anxious, was determined to go to her'
8 of 15
Genuine
'Elizabeth thanked him (Bingley) from her heart'
9 of 15
Not afraid to challenge (Darcy)
'you must comprehend a great deal in your idea of an accomplished woman'
10 of 15
A tendency to believe Wickham over Darcy due to her disliking of him
'a dislike which I cannot but attribute to some measure of jealousy'
11 of 15
Impressionable
'Elizabeth had allowed that he had given a very rational account of it' 'I can much more easily believe Mr Bingley's being imposed on, than that Mr Wickham should invent such a history of himself'
12 of 15
Intelligent
'It now first struck her, that she was selected from amongst her sisters as worth of being the mistress of Hunsford Parsonage' 'You taught me a lesson...By you I was properly humbled' to Darcy
13 of 15
Believes in marriage for love, not financial security
'I am very sensible of the honour of your proposals, but it is impossible for me to do otherwise than decline them'
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Strong - willed
'I know not how to express my refusal in such a way as may convince you of its being one' 'a very headstrong foolish girl' Mrs Bennet
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Wit/sarcasm

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'Lizzy has something more of quickness than her sisters' Mr Bennet 'i never saw such a woman. I never saw such capacity' about the Bingley sisters whilst they are there 'he has been so unlucky to lose your friendship'

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Tendency to be prejudiced

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Certain of herself

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Smart and pretty

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