“Know your own happiness. Want for nothing but patience. Or give it a more fascinating name: Call it hope.”
― Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility
My English-major self loves all things Jane Austen, as I’ve noted on this blog before.
I was just reminded of this quote recently, and I think its theme is key to faith as much as it is to dating.
You need to be happy with yourself and your life before you can be happy sharing your life with someone else. That’s what Jane Austen illustrates in her novels. The heroines discern the heroes’ characters so they know their marriages are based on love and virtue. That’s the point of a new interview (at National Review Online) with Elizabeth...READ MORE