He is a gentleman, and I am a gentleman's daughter. So far we are equal.
― Pride and Prejudice

I hate to hear you talk about all women as if they were fine ladies instead of rational creatures. None of us want to be in calm waters all our lives.
— Persuasion

One cannot be always laughing at a man without now and then stumbling on something witty.
— Pride and Prejudice

Give a girl an education and introduce her properly into the world, and ten to one but she has the means of settling well, without further expense to anybody.
— Mansfield Park

I could easily forgive his pride, if he had not mortified mine.
― Pride and Prejudice