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" I have observed among all nations, that the women ornament themselves more than the men; that, wherever found, they are the same kind, civil, obliging, humane, tender beings; that they are ever inclined to be gay and cheerful, timorous and modest. They... "
The Monthly Visitor, and Entertaining Pocket Companion - Page 252
1801
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A Library of American Literature...

Stedman, Edmund C. and Hutchinson Ellen M. - 1888
...than the men ; that, wherever found, they are the same kind, civil, obliging, humane, tender beings; that they are ever inclined to be gay and cheerful, timorous and modest They do not hesitate, like man, to perform a hospitable or generous action; not haughty, nor arrogant,...
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The Story of Africa and Its Explorers, Volume 1

Robert Brown - 1892
...than the men ; that wherever found they are the same kind, civil, obliging, humane, tender beings ; that they are ever inclined to be gay and cheerful, timorous and modest. They do not hesitate, like a man, to perform a hospitable or generous action ; not haughty, nor arrogant,...
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Literature of the revolutionary period,1765-1787

Edmund Clarence Stedman, Ellen Mackay Hutchinson - 1894
...than the men ; that, wherever found, they arc the same kind, civil, obliging, humane, tender beings ; that they are ever inclined to be gay and cheerful, timorous and modest They do not hesitate, like man, to perform a hospitable or generous action ; not haughty, nor arrogant,...
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The World's Best Essays, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time

David Josiah Brewer, Edward Archibald Allen, William Schuyler - 1900 - 4190 pages
...than the men; that, wherever found, they are the same kind, civil, obliging, humane, tender beings; that they are ever inclined to be gay and cheerful, timorous, and modest . They do not hesitate, like man, to perform a hospitable or generous action; not naughty, nor arrogant,...
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Crowned Masterpieces of Literature that Have Advanced ..., Volume 10

David Josiah Brewer - 1902
...than the men ; that, wherever found, they are the same kind, civil, obliging, humane, tender beings ; that they are ever inclined to be gay and cheerful, timorous, and modest. They do not hesitate, like man, to perform a hospitable or generous action; not haughty, nor arrogant,...
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Records and Papers of the New London County Historical Society, Volume 3

New London County Historical Society (Conn.) - 1906
...than the men ; that, wherever found, they are the same kind, civil, obliging, humane, tender beings ; that they are ever inclined to be gay and cheerful, timorous and modest. They do not hesitate, like man, to perform a hospitable or generous action ; not haughty, nor arrogant,...
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Sketches on the Old Road Through France to Florence

Henry Woodd Nevinson, Montgomery Carmichael - 1906 - 328 pages
...than the men ; that, wherever found, they are the same civil, kind, obliging, humane, tender beings ; that they are ever inclined to be gay and cheerful, timorous and modest. They do not hesitate like men to perform a hospitable or generous action ; not haughty, nor arrogant,...
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Complete Works of Rev. Thomas Smyth, D. D.

Thomas Smyth - 1912
...striking : "I have always remarked' that women in all countries are civil, obliging, tender, and humane; that they are ever inclined to be gay and cheerful,...arrogant, not supercilious, they are full of courtesy, andi fond of society ; more liable in general, to err than man; but in general, also, more virtuous,...
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The Quarterly review, Volume 17

1817
...always remarked,' says he, ' that women in all countries are civil and obliging, tender and humane ; that they are ever inclined to be gay and cheerful,...haughty, not arrogant, not supercilious, they are fond of courtesy, and fond of society ; more liable, in general, to err, than man, but, in general,...
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Benjamin Rush's Lectures on the Mind

Benjamin Rush - 1981 - 735 pages
...countries, are civil, obliging, tender, and humane; that they are ever inclined to be gay and chearful, timorous and modest; and that they do not hesitate,...of courtesy, and fond of society: more liable, in women in our country discover hostile designs to traders and prisoners, but no instance has ever occurred,...
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