I grant an ugly woman is a blot on the fair face of creation; but as to the gentleman, let them be solicitous to possess only strength and valour: let their motto be:Hunt, shoot, and fight: the rest is not worth a flip.
It is therefore our business carefully to cultivate in our minds, to rear to the most perfect vigour and maturity, every sort of generous and honest feeling that belongs to our nature. To bring the dispositions that are loved in private life into the service and conduct of the commonwealth; so to be patriots, asnot toforget we are gentlemen.
By act of Congress, male officers are gentlemen, but by act of God, we are ladies.
Tea, although an Oriental, 212 Is a gentleman at least; Cocoa is a cad and coward, Cocoa is a vulgar beast.
Gentlemen do not take soup at luncheon. 250
'Faith' is a fine invention When Gentlemen can see But Microscopes are prudent In an Emergency.
We're poor little lambs who've lost our way, Baa! Baa! Baa! We're little black sheep who've gone astray, Baa-aa-aa! Gentlemen-rankers out on the spree, Damned from here to eternity, God ha'mercy on such as we, Baa! Yah! Bah!
If you wake at midnight, and hear a horse's feet, Don't go drawing back the blind, or looking inthestreet, Them that asks no questions isn't told a lie. Watch the wall, my darling, while the Gentlemen go by!
Gentlemen, you can't fight in here. This is the war room.
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes.
Gentlemen always seem to remember blondes.
So I really think that American gentlemen are the best after all, because kissing your hand may make you feel very very good but a diamond and safire bracelet lasts forever. 517
Gentlemen know that fresh air should be kept in its proper placeout of doorsand that,God having given us indoors and out-of-doors, we should not attempt to do away with that distinction.
Women do not find it difficult nowadays to behave like men, but they often find it extremely difficult to behave like gentlemen.
Hors de Paris, il n'y a point de salut pour les honne" tes gens. Outside of Paris, there is no salvation for gentlemen.
Cricket? Itcivilises peopleand createsgood gentlemen.I want everyone to play cricket in Zimbabwe. I want ours to be a nation of gentlemen.
I always said that I'd like Barrymore's acting till the cows came home. Well, ladies and gentlemen, last Nathan sciences,themarrowof wit, andtheveryphraseofangels. night the cows came home.
You may call it coalition, you may call it the accidental and fortuitous concurrence of atomsbut when gentlemen are in the habit of finding themselves in the same Lobby, it is not unnatural to suppose that they may, under certain circumstances, be ready to unite themselves together for the purpose of forming an Administration and becoming responsible for the opinions that they severally entertain.
I want to ask you gentlemen, if I cannot give consent to my own death, then whose body is this? Who owns my life?
'Then, gentlemen,'said Redgauntlet, clasping his hands together as the words burst from him,'the cause is lost for ever!'
Mr Dangle, here are two very civil gentlemen trying to make themselves understood, and I don't know which is the interpreter.
The Pall Mall Gazette is written by gentlemen for gentlemen.
I expect you'll be becoming a schoolmaster, sir. That's what most of the gentlemen does, sir, that gets sent down for indecent behaviour.
For generations the British bourgeoisie have spoken of themselves as gentlemen, and by that they have meant, among other things, a self-respecting scorn of irregular perquisites. It is the quality that distinguishes the gentleman from both the artist and the aristocrat.
Hard pounding this, gentlemen, let'ssee who will pound longest.