Jane Austen Quotes (211 quotes)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsJane Austen
Born: December 16, 1775
Died: July 28, 1817 (aged 41)
Bio: 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.
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“Sound is naught but broken air, And every speech that is spoken, Loud or privily, foul or fair, In its substance is but air; For as flame is but lighted smoke, So sound is air that is broken.”