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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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Reading Book for the Use of Female Schools

1839 - 408 pages
...BENEVOLENCE—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. They do not hesitate, like man, to perform a hospitable or generous action; not haughty, nor arrogant,...
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The American Class-reader: Containing a Series of Lessons in Reading; with ...

George Willson - 1840 - 288 pages
...always observed, that women, in all countries, are civil, obliging, tender, and humane ; that they are inclined to be gay and cheerful, timorous and modest, and that they do not, like man, hesitate to perform a generous action. Not haughty, arrogant, or supercilious, they are full...
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A Collection of Newspaper Extracts: Being, with a Few Exceptions, Taken from ...

1842
...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 fond of courtesy, and fond of society ; more liable, in general,...
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The Family Library (Harper)., Volume 39

1842
...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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A Voyage Round the World in the United States Frigate Columbia: Attended by ...

Fitch Waterman Taylor - 1842
...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 men, to perform a hospitable or generous action ; not haughty, nor arrogant,...
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A Voyage Round the World: And Visits to Various Foreign Countries in the ...

Fitch Waterman Taylor - 1843
...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 men, to perform a hospitable or generous action ; not haughty, nor arrogant,...
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Historical Sketches of English and American Literature: Embracing an Account ...

Robert Chambers, Royal Robbins - 1845 - 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,...haughty, not arrogant, not supercilious, they are fufl of courtesy; and fond of society ; more liable in general to err than man, but in general also...
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Elocution, Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - 1845 - 320 pages
...says Ledyard, that women, in all countries, are civti, obliging, tender, and humane; that they are inclined to be gay and cheerful, timorous and modest, and that they do not, like man, hesitate to perform a generous action. Not haughty, arrogant, or supercilious, they are full...
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Elocution: Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - 1845 - 384 pages
...Ledyard, that women, in a// countries, are civil, obi ig i lit* t tendtr, and humane; that they are inclined to be gay and cheerful, timorous and modest, and that they do no*, like nwfl, hesitate to perform a generous action Not haughty, arrogant, or sujttrcilious, they...
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The Penny satirist and London pioneer [afterw.] The London pioneer ..., Volume 3

...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 naughty, not arrogant,...
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