Sense and Sensibility Infographics

Sense And sensibility Infographics

“Know your own happiness. You want nothing but patience- or give it a more fascinating name, call it to hope.”

About the Author

Jane Austen (16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817)

Jane Austen was an English Novelist and has written six of the best-selling novels in her career. Sense and Sensibility was one of them which were published in 1811.

Genre:

Romance novel

Themes:

Love and Marriage | Character, Sense, and Sensibility

Main Message:

Jane Austen used Sense and Sensibility as a warning to show just how dangerous, violent, uncontrolled emotions, or sensibilities, really are. 

 

Main Characters in Sense and Sensibility

Elinor Dashwood

The sensible and reserved eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Dashwood.

Marianne Dashwood

The romantically inclined second daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Dashwood

Edward Ferrars –

The elder of Fanny Dashwood’s two brothers.

John Willoughby

Nephew of a neighbor of the Middletons.

Colonel Brandon

A close friend of Sir John Middleton.

 

Famous Quotes by Jane Austen

  • “If I could but know his heart, everything would become easy.”
  • “I will be calm. I will be mistress of myself.”
  • “To wish was to hope, and to hope was to expect.”
  • “If a book is well written, I always find it too short.”