Sydney Smith, in Lady Holland's Memoir (1855), "Of Friendship".
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
He poured, to lord and lady gay, The unpremeditated lay.
She is a half-mad old bag lady. The Finchley Whinger.lord stratford
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
I have been treated as a freak, rather like the fat lady at the circus.margaret hughes
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
I met a lady in the meads, Full beautiful a faery's child, Her hair was long, her foot was light, And her eyes were wild.john keats
[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
Then lady Cynthia, mistress of the shade, Goes, with the fashionable owls, to bed.Edward Young
Ah, Foole! faint heart faire lady n'ere could win.
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
She waits for me; my lady Earth, Smiles and waits and sighs; I'll say her nay, and hide away, Then take her by surprise.mary mapes dodge
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...
The lady of the Lake, her arm clad in the purest shimmering samite, held aloft Excalibur from the bosom of the water, signifying by divine providence that I, Arthur, was to carry Excalibur. That is why I am your king.
And rail’d on lady Fortune in good terms, In good set terms.