“We have all a better guide in ourselves, if we would attend to it, than any other person can be.”

Fanny Price, Mansfield Park

 

“How quick come the reasons for approving what we like.”

Persuasion

“Run mad as often as you choose, but do not faint.”

Sophia, Love and Friendship

“I suppose there may be a hundred different ways of being in love.”

Emma Woodhouse, Emma

 

“The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel must be intolerably stupid.”

Henry Tilney, Northanger Abbey

“I could easily forgive his pride, if he had not mortified mine.” 

Elizabeth Bennet on Mr Darcy, Pride and Prejudice

“I wish, as well as everybody else, to be perfectly happy; but like everybody else, it must be in my own way.”

Elinor Dashwood, Sense and Sensibility

Upcoming events

BOOK GROUP: THE OTHER BENNET SISTER

Date: Sunday, January 9, 2022
Author: Janice Hadlow
Facilitator: Lynn Harlan
Location: Zoom – contact Susan Burnett at slcburnett@gmail.com
Time: 1:30 p.m.

 

SPRING JASNA ME MEETING

Save the date
Date: Saturday, June 4, 2022
Speaker: JASNA President Liz Philosophus Cooper
Location: St. Mary’s Church, Falmouth

 

BOOK GROUP: ALL ROADS LEAD TO AUSTEN

Date: Sunday, March 27, 2022
Author: Amy Elizabeth Smith
Facilitator:
Location: Zoom – contact Susan Burnett at slcburnett@gmail.com
Time: 1:30 p.m.

 

BOOK GROUP: THE HISTORY OF EMILY MONTEQUE

Date: Sunday, August 21, 2022
Author: Francis Brooke
Facilitator:
Location: Zoom – contact Susan Burnett at slcburnett@gmail.com
Time: 1:30 p.m.

 

BOOK GROUP: PERSUASION

Date: Sunday, November 13, 2022
Author: Jane Austen
Facilitator:
Location: Zoom – contact Susan Burnett at slcburnett@gmail.com
Time: 1:30 p.m.