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|suave communication Education begins a gentleman, conversation completes |
him. English proverb 38. openings Doctor Samuel Johnson once wrote that,
Questioning is not the mode of conversation among gentlemen. Indeed, you don'
1917 - 2000 pages
|Pope. Conversation, which, when it is best, is a series of intoxications. |
Emerson. Questioning is not the mode of conversation among gentlemen.
Sam'l Johnson. A great thing is a great book, but greater than nil is the talk of a
1896 - 1178 pages
|Not hate, but glory, made these chiefs contend ; And each brave foe was in his |
soul a friend. 6. ... It is an irrepressible conflict between opposing and enduring
forces. d. ... Questioning is not the mode of conversation among gentlemen. s.
|CONVERSATION CONVOLVULUS 137 Black, red, and white, in various clouds |
are toss'd, And in the dust they raise the combatants are lost. ... (1743) is
Questioning is not the mode of conversation among gentlemen. SAMUEL
|Some gentlemen, whom I do not recollect, were sitting with him ; and when they |
went away, I also rose ; but he said to me, ... Madness frequently discovers itself
merely by unnecessary deviation from the usual modes of the world. ... than to
pray as Smart did, I am afraid there are so many who do not pray, that their
understanding is not called in question ... poet, Christopher Smart, who was
confined in a mad-house, he had, at another time, the following conversation with
|especially with ladies, many of whom do not appreciate their arms and shoulders |
being touched by strangers. Play it safe and let them initiate any ... say goodbye
and move on. 'Questioning is not the mode of conversation among gentlemen^ : ...
|Answering a demanding or a tricky question can sometimes commit a person for |
unwanted commitments. It is also advisable, when ... Asking many questions is
not a good mode of conversation among gentlemen or ladies (Samuel Johnson).
|... our United States. It would not do to say it out loud that a large proportion of our |
college graduates are unlettered, unlicked cubs, with ... Questioning, said Dr.
Johnson again, is not the mode of conversation among gentlemen. Just as we ...
Susan Ratcliffe - 2010 - 574 pages
|Leigh Hunt 17841859 English poet and essayist: attributed Questioning is not |
the mode of conversation among gentlemen. It is assuming a superiority. Samuel
Johnson 170984 English poet, critic, and lexicographer: James Boswell Life ...
Susan Ratcliffe - 2011 - 696 pages
|Religion is by no means a proper subject of conversation in a mixed company. |
Lord Chesterfield 16941773: Letters...to his Godson and Successor(1890)
Letter 142 Questioning is not the mode of conversation among gentlemen.