1 But she does help him on, as much as her nature will allow.
2 Jane and Elizabeth tried to explain to her the nature of an entail.
3 The commendation bestowed on him by Mrs. Reynolds was of no trifling nature.
4 It was not in her nature, however, to increase her vexations by dwelling on them.
5 By nature inoffensive, friendly, and obliging, his presentation at St. James's had made him courteous.
6 Two offenses of a very different nature, and by no means of equal magnitude, you last night laid to my charge.
7 Mr. Gardiner was a sensible, gentlemanlike man, greatly superior to his sister, as well by nature as education.
8 He found her as handsome as she had been last year; as good natured, and as unaffected, though not quite so chatty.
9 She had never seen a place for which nature had done more, or where natural beauty had been so little counteracted by an awkward taste.
10 They found Mary, as usual, deep in the study of thorough-bass and human nature; and had some extracts to admire, and some new observations of threadbare morality to listen to.
11 Elizabeth was at no loss to understand from whence this deference to her authority proceeded; but it was not in her power to give any information of so satisfactory a nature as the compliment deserved.
12 Jane listened with astonishment and concern; she knew not how to believe that Mr. Darcy could be so unworthy of Mr. Bingley's regard; and yet, it was not in her nature to question the veracity of a young man of such amiable appearance as Wickham.
13 By all that I have ever read, I am convinced that it is very common indeed; that human nature is particularly prone to it, and that there are very few of us who do not cherish a feeling of self-complacency on the score of some quality or other, real or imaginary.
14 The stupidity with which he was favoured by nature must guard his courtship from any charm that could make a woman wish for its continuance; and Miss Lucas, who accepted him solely from the pure and disinterested desire of an establishment, cared not how soon that establishment were gained.
15 To fortune I am perfectly indifferent, and shall make no demand of that nature on your father, since I am well aware that it could not be complied with; and that one thousand pounds in the four per cents, which will not be yours till after your mother's decease, is all that you may ever be entitled to.
16 The respect created by the conviction of his valuable qualities, though at first unwillingly admitted, had for some time ceased to be repugnant to her feeling; and it was now heightened into somewhat of a friendlier nature, by the testimony so highly in his favour, and bringing forward his disposition in so amiable a light, which yesterday had produced.
17 Mr. Collins was not a sensible man, and the deficiency of nature had been but little assisted by education or society; the greatest part of his life having been spent under the guidance of an illiterate and miserly father; and though he belonged to one of the universities, he had merely kept the necessary terms, without forming at it any useful acquaintance.
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