Sydney Smith, in Lady Holland's Memoir (1855), "Of Friendship".
I get too hungry for dinner at eight. I like the theater, but never come late. I never bother with people I hate. That's why the lady is a tramp.Lorenz Hart
Any girl who was a lady would not even think of having such a good time that she did not remember to hang on to her jewelry.Anita Loos
She is a half-mad old bag lady. The Finchley Whinger.lord stratford
I'm not wild about the term first lady. I'd just like to be called Laura Bush.Laura Bush
Remember the old saying, "Faint heart ne'er won fair lady."Miguel de Cervantes
You need to look like a lady at the Oscars. Otherwise, Joan Rivers will tear you apart. Then again, you aren't really anyone till Joan Rivers tears you apart.paris hilton
Step right up young lady Your two hundred birthdays make you old if not senile And we see the symptoms there in your rigor mortis smile With your old folks eating dog food and your children eating paint While the pirates own the flag and sell us sermons on restraint.harry chapin
O lady! we receive but what we give And in our life alone does Nature live.Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Charismatic Lithuanian baritone Vytautas Juozapaitis was a spirited, energetic Don Giovanni who held the audience's rapt attention whenever he was on stage. He had an authoritative sound that could be romantically enticing in an attempt to seduce a lady, but could change instantly into a commanding tone when anyone attempted to thwart his will.vytautas juozapaitis
“We are supposed to set you a good example,” said Devonet. “As a start, I will point out that a lady of refinement would not wish to be found so high in a tree.” “Then I am a lady of refinement well and truly,” said Madouc, “since I did not wish to be found.”jack vance
[In response to a lady who said that a landscape reminded her of his work] Yes, madam, Nature is creeping up.Whistler
Hark! hark! the lark at heaven's gate sings, And Phœbus 'gins arise, His steeds to water at those springs On chalic'd flowers that lies. And winking Mary-buds begin To ope their golden eyes; With everything that pretty is, My lady sweet, arise!william shakespeare
Ah, Foole! faint heart faire lady n'ere could win.
For the colonel's lady an' Judy O'Grady, Are sisters under their skins.rudyard kipling
The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.
Hail to thee, lady! and the grace of heaven, Before, behind thee and on every hand, Enwheel thee round!william shakespeare
Jesus, lady! There's blood on this guy! What
Know thus far forth: By accident most strange, bountiful Fortune Now my dear lady hath mine enemies Brought to this shore; and by my prescience I find my zenith doth depend upon A most auspicious star, whose influence If now I court not, but omit, my fortunes Will ever after droop.
For the Colonel's lady an' Judy O'Grady Are sisters under their skins!
Down she came and found a boat Beneath a willow left afloat, And round about the prow she wrote The lady of Shalott.Tennyson
In my show I announce, ‘People say lady Gaga is a lie, and they are right. I am a lie. And every day I kill to make it true.’lady gaga
Night makes no difference 'twixt the Priest and Clerk;Joan as my lady is as good i' the dark.Robert Herrick
The remarkable protection granted to the Army of the Andes by its Patron and General, Our lady of Cuyo, cannot fail to be observed. I am obliged as a Christian to acknowledge the favour and to present to Our lady, who is venerated in your Reverence's church, my staff of command which I hereby send: for it belongs to her and may it be a testimony of her protection to our Army.josé de san martín
lady, three white leopards sat under a juniper-tree In the cool of the day...
And rail’d on lady Fortune in good terms, In good set terms.