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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 Voice to Youth: Addressed to Young Men and Young Ladies

John Mather Austin - 1847 - 391 pages
...in all countries, are civil, obliging, tender and humane ; and that they do not hesitate like man, to perform a generous action. Not haughty, not arrogant,...not supercilious ; they are full of courtesy, and are in general more virtuous than man, and perform more good actions than he. To a woman, whether civilized...
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The Library of American Biography, Volume 14

Jared Sparks - 1847
...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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An Investigation of the Theories of the Natural History of Man

William Frederick Van Amringe - 1848 - 739 pages
...the men ; that, wherever found, they are the same kind, civil, obliging, humane, and 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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Woman in All Ages and Nations: A Complete and Authentic History of the ...

Thomas Low Nichols - 1849 - 237 pages
...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, and fond of society ; more liable, in general, to err...
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A book for a corner; or, Selections in prose and verse, with ..., Volume 1

Leigh Hunt - 1849
...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 man to perform a hospitable or generous action; not haughty, nor arrogant,...
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The Treasury of Knowledge and Library of Reference: A million of facts [The ...

1850
...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 hospitable or generous actions ; not haughty, arrogant,...
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Eliza Cook's Journal, Volume 3

Eliza Cook - 1850
...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 and generous action ; not haughty, nor arrogant,...
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A Book for a Corner, Or Selections in Prose and Verse from Authors the Best ...

Leigh Hunt - 1852
...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 man, to perform a hospitable or generous action ; not haughty, nor arrogant,...
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A Book for a Corner: Or, Selections in Prose and Verse from ..., Volume 1

1852
...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 man, to perform a hospitable or generous action ; not haughty, nor arrogant,...
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A Book for a Corner, Or Selections in Prose and Verse from Authors the Best ...

Leigh Hunt - 1852
...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 man, to perform a hospitable or generous action; not haughty, nor arrogant,...
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