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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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An American Biographical and Historical Dictionary: Containing an Account of ...

William Allen - 1832 - 800 pages
...always remarked, said he, " that women in all countries are civil and obliging, 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 action. Not haughty, not arrogant, not supercilious,...
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The Lives of Celebrated Travelers, Volume 2

James Augustus St. John - 1832
...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 London 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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Leigh Hunt's London Journal, Volumes 1-2

Leigh Hunt - 1834
...than the men ; that whereever 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 men, to perform a hospitable or generous action ; not haughty, nor arrogant,...
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Connecticut Historical Collections: Containing a General ..., Volume 2

1837 - 560 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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History of the English Language and Literature

Robert Chambers - 1837 - 328 pages
... I have always remarked that women in all countries are civil and obliging, tender and humane ; that they are ever inclined to be gay and cheerful,...not hesitate like men, to perform a generous action. Nothaaghty, not arrogant, not supercilious, they are full of courtesy; and fond of society ; more liable...
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The New England Gazetteer: Containing Descriptions of All the States ...

John Hayward - 1839 - 510 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 New England Gazetteer

John Hayward - 1839 - 508 pages
...always remarked," says le, " that women in all countries are civil and obliging, tender and lumane : 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 New England Gazetteer: Containing Descriptions of All the States ...

John Hayward - 1839 - 512 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,...and that they do not hesitate, like men, to perform & generous action. Not haughty, nor arrogant, nor supercilious, they are full of courtesy, and fond...
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The Guardian Genius of the Federal Union, Or, Patriotic Admonitions on the ...

Thomas Branagan - 1839 - 104 pages
...; " 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,...modest ; and that they do not hesitate, like men, to per. form a generous action. Not haughty, not arrogant, not supercilious. To a woman, whether civilized...
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