Summer of Austen [1/10]
↳Pride and Prejudice (2005)
“Vanity and pride are different things, though the words are often used synonymously. A person may be proud without being vain. Pride relates more to our opinion of ourselves, vanity to what we would have others think of us.”
An endless list of books you should read - The Lord of The Rings trilogy, by J.R.R. Tolkien
Favourite scenes from Pride and Prejudice (BBC 1995)
You have bewitched me, body and soul and I love, I love, I love you. I never wish to be parted from you from this day on.
Mr Wickham is blessed with such happy manners as may ensure his making friends — whether he may be equally capable of retaining them, is less certain.
-Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen
"The gentlemen pronounced him to be a fine figure of a man, the ladies declared he was much handsomer than Mr. Bingley, and he was looked at with great admiration for about half the evening, till his manners gave a disgust which tuned the tide of his popularity; for he was discovered to be proud, to be above his company, and above being pleased; and not all his large estate in Derbyshire could then save him from having a most forbidding, disagreeable countenance, and being unworthy to be compared with his friend"