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Robert Andrews - 1993 - 1092 pages
|4 Cynicism is intellectual dandyism without the coxcomb's feathers. GEORGE |
MEREDITH (1828-1909). English author. Clara Middle- Ion, quoting Mr. Whilford,
in The Egoist, ch. 7 (1879). Clara added: "H seems lo me that cynics are only ...
Robert Andrews - 1989 - 343 pages
|Dr. Samuel Johnson (1709-1784) English author, lexicographer Disinterested |
intellectual curiosity is the life blood of real civilization. G. M. Trevelyan ... Anglo-
Irish playwright, critic Cynicism is intellectual dandyism. George Meredith ...
Robert Andrews - 1997 - 625 pages
|Cynics 1 Cynic. A blackguard whose faulty vision sees things as they are, not as |
they ought to be. AMBROSE BIERCE, (1842-1914) U.S. author. The Devil's ... 3
Cynicism is intellectual dandyism without the coxcomb's feathers. GEORGE ...
Gay Wilson Allen, Ed Folsom - 1995 - 480 pages
|Mr. Meredith makes a character observe that cynicism is intellectual dandyism. |
Perhaps the dictum is truer than its acute author really believed. Take it that
cynicism is humour overdone, and we arrive at a conception of humour as the
|Iremember hearing Mr. Whitford say that cynicism is intellectual dandyism 65 The |
Egoist withoutthe coxcomb's feathers; and itseems to methat cynics are only
happy inmaking the world as barren to others as they have madeitfor themselves.
|I remember hearing Mr. Whit- ford say that cynicism is intellectual dandyism |
without the coxcomb's feathers ; and it seems to me that cynics are only happy in
making the world as barren to others as they have made it for themselves.
Kate Spade, Ruth A. Peltason, Julia E. Leach - 2004 - 96 pages
|"CYNICISM IS INTELLECTUAL DANDYISM, BUT GRACIOUSNESS IN SPEECH |
IS AN APHRODISIAC." — ANDY SPADE PARDON MY FRENCH . . . Sugar,
merde!, drat, crikey, fudge, cor blimey, jiminy Christmas, balderdash, son of a gun
Elizabeth M. Knowles - 1999 - 1136 pages
|14 12 A Phoebus Apollo turned fasting friar. The Egoist Ii879lch. 2 13 A dainty |
rogue in porcelain. The Egoist (1879)0(1. 5 14 Cynicism is intellectual dandyism
without the coxcomb's feathers. The Kaoisi (i879)ch. 7 15 I expect that Woman
|I am sure it is our duty to love it. I am sure we weaken ourselves if we do not. If I |
did not, I should be looking on mist, hearing a perpetual boom instead of music. I
remember hearing Mr. Whitford say that cynicism is intellectual dandyism without
Connie Robertson - 1998 - 669 pages
|... 1 are past our dancing days 10586 Dancing tsl a perpendicular dandyism |
7305 dandyism without 40 There is a danger ... Cynicism is an unpleasant wav
curiosity 6665 Cynicism - the intellectual 7305 Cynicism is imetlecrual 9760