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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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The Southern Review, Volume 2

1828
...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 Life of John Ledyard, the American Traveller: Comprising Selections from ...

Jared Sparks - 1828 - 325 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 haughty, nor arrogant,...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - 1828
...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 an hospitable or generous action ; not haughty, nor arrogant,...
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The North American Review, Volume 27

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - 1828
...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 New England Gazetteer: Containing Descriptions of All the States ...

John Hayward - 1829 - 508 pages
...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,...like men, to perform a generous action. Not haughty, nor arrogant, nor supercilious, they are full of courtesy, and fond of society ; more liable in general...
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The Family monitor

1831
...hardships : " 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,...timorous and modest; and that they do not hesitate, like man, to perform a generous action. Not haughty, nor arrogant, not supercilious, they are full of courtesy,...
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The Lives of Celebrated Travellers, Volume 2

James Augustus St. John - 1831
...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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Krishna Chundra Ghosa: A selection of anecdotes, moral and entertaining

1832
...observer of manners, " that women in all countries are civil, obliging, tender, and humane ; that they are inclined to be gay and cheerful, timorous and modest;...perform a generous action. Not haughty, not arrogant, nor supercilious, they are full of courtesy, fond of society : more liable, in general, to err than...
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A selection of anecdotes, moral and entertaining

1832
...observer of manners, " that women in all countries are civil, obliging, tender, and humane ; that they are inclined to be gay and cheerful, timorous and modest;...perform a generous action. Not haughty, not arrogant, nor supercilious, they are full of courtesy, fond of society : more liable, in general, to err than...
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An American Biographical and Historical Dictionary: Containing an Account of ...

William Allen - 1832 - 800 pages
...tender, and humane ; that they are ever inclined to be gay and cheerful, timorous and modest ; and they do not hesitate, like men, to perform a generous...haughty, not arrogant, not supercilious, they are full ol courtesy, and fond of society ; more liable in general to err than man, but in general also more...
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