The formula for a Jane Austen novel usually begins with a strong-willed heroine and ends with a happy marriage. In between, the pages are filled with drama… and a heavy dose of wit. As any Austen fan can attest, the author was the master of the elegant zinger. We’ve compiled a list of some of Jane Austen’s wittiest lines, proving her humor stands the test of time. Check them out in the slideshow below!
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