INTELLIGENCE in Classic Quotes

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Quotes from Persuasion by Jane Austen
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1  She is a shrewd, intelligent, sensible woman.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 17
2  Women of that class have great opportunities, and if they are intelligent may be well worth listening to.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
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3  Even if he did not come to Camden Place himself, it would be in her power to send an intelligible sentence by Captain Harville.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 23
4  He gave her a very plain, intelligible account of the whole; a narration in which she saw a great deal of most characteristic proceeding.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 22
5  Her distress returned, however, on perceiving smiles and intelligent glances pass between two or three of the lady visitors, as if they believed themselves quite in the secret.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
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6  He was, at that time, a remarkably fine young man, with a great deal of intelligence, spirit, and brilliancy; and Anne an extremely pretty girl, with gentleness, modesty, taste, and feeling.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
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7  He had remained in Shropshire, lamenting the blindness of his own pride, and the blunders of his own calculations, till at once released from Louisa by the astonishing and felicitous intelligence of her engagement with Benwick.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
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8  A letter from his friend, Captain Harville, having found him out at last, had brought intelligence of Captain Harville's being settled with his family at Lyme for the winter; of their being therefore, quite unknowingly, within twenty miles of each other.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 11