FITNESS in Classic Quotes

Simple words can express big ideas - learn how great writers to make beautiful sentences with common words.
Quotes from Mansfield Park by Jane Austen
 Search Panel
Word:
You may input your word or phrase.
Author:
Book:
 
Stems:
If search object is a contraction or phrase, it'll be ignored.
Sort by:
 Current Search - fitness in Mansfield Park
1  You really are fit for something better.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
2  It is fit for Miss Crawford, and Miss Crawford only.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
3  This chapel was fitted up as you see it, in James the Second's time.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
4  Mrs. Norris is much better fitted than my mother for having the charge of you now.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
5  So she began, but how she went on, Fanny, is not fit, is hardly fit to be repeated to you.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLVII
6  No, it is not handsomer, not at all handsomer in its way, and, for my purpose, not half so fit.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII
7  Another short fit of abstraction followed, when, shaking it off, she thus attacked her companion.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVI
8  She passed only from feelings of sickness to shudderings of horror; and from hot fits of fever to cold.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLVI
9  I am not comfortable enough to be fit for anybody; but your aunt seems to feel out of luck that such an article of Mansfield news should fall to my pen instead of hers.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLIV
10  With all your partiality for Cottager's wife," said Henry Crawford, "it will be impossible to make anything of it fit for your sister, and we must not suffer her good-nature to be imposed on.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
11  Poor Susan was very little better fitted for home than her elder sister; and as Fanny grew thoroughly to understand this, she began to feel that when her own release from Portsmouth came, her happiness would have a material drawback in leaving Susan behind.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLIII
12  Fanny naturally turned upstairs, and took her guest to the apartment which was now always fit for comfortable use; opening the door, however, with a most aching heart, and feeling that she had a more distressing scene before her than ever that spot had yet witnessed.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVI
13  Miss Bertram, feeling all the interest of an Agatha in the question, took on her to decide it, by observing to Mr. Yates that this was a point in which height and figure ought to be considered, and that his being the tallest, seemed to fit him peculiarly for the Baron.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
14  Miss Crawford found a sister without preciseness or rusticity, a sister's husband who looked the gentleman, and a house commodious and well fitted up; and Mrs. Grant received in those whom she hoped to love better than ever a young man and woman of very prepossessing appearance.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
15  Fanny's imagination had prepared her for something grander than a mere spacious, oblong room, fitted up for the purpose of devotion: with nothing more striking or more solemn than the profusion of mahogany, and the crimson velvet cushions appearing over the ledge of the family gallery above.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
16  If we are to act, let it be in a theatre completely fitted up with pit, boxes, and gallery, and let us have a play entire from beginning to end; so as it be a German play, no matter what, with a good tricking, shifting afterpiece, and a figure-dance, and a hornpipe, and a song between the acts.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIII
17  She was very glad that she had given William what she did at parting, very glad, indeed, that it had been in her power, without material inconvenience, just at that time to give him something rather considerable; that is, for her, with her limited means, for now it would all be useful in helping to fit up his cabin.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXI
18  Three years ago the Admiral, my honoured uncle, bought a cottage at Twickenham for us all to spend our summers in; and my aunt and I went down to it quite in raptures; but it being excessively pretty, it was soon found necessary to be improved, and for three months we were all dirt and confusion, without a gravel walk to step on, or a bench fit for use.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI