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A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone's feelings unintentionally.
A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out.
George Bernard Shaw
Reading made Don Quixote a gentleman, but believing what he read made him mad.
George Bernard Shaw
A gentleman is simply a patient wolf.
Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage.
A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure.
The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.
A real gentleman, even if he loses everything he owns, must show no emotion. Money must be so far beneath a gentleman that it is hardly worth troubling about.
A gentleman will not insult me, and no man not a gentleman can insult me.
All my pictures are built around the idea of getting in trouble and so giving me the chance to be desperately serious in my attempt to appear as a normal little gentleman.
I am at heart a gentleman.
The right honourable gentleman caught the Whigs bathing, and walked away with their clothes. He has left them in the full enjoyment of their liberal positions, and he is himself a strict conservative of their garments.
Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him.
The inspiration of the Bible depends upon the ignorance of the gentleman who reads it.
Robert Green Ingersoll
The final test of a gentleman is his respect for those who can be of no possible service to him.
William Lyon Phelps
I think a gentleman is someone who holds the comfort of other people above their own. The instinct to do that is inside every good man, I believe. The rules about opening doors and buying dinner and all of that other 'gentleman' stuff is a chess game, especially these days.
If the gentleman has ability, he is magnanimous, generous, tolerant, and straightforward, through which he opens the way to instruct others.
An apology? Bah! Disgusting! Cowardly! Beneath the dignity of any gentleman, however wrong he might be.
If we must have a tyrant, let him at least be a gentleman who has been bred to the business, and let us fall by the axe and not by the butcher's cleaver.
It's very hard to be a gentleman and a writer.
W. Somerset Maugham
A gentleman is never rude except on purpose - I can honestly be nasty sober, believe you me.
The minute you try to talk business with him he takes the attitude that he is a gentleman and a scholar, and the moment you try to approach him on the level of his moral integrity he starts to talk business.
I like to be bought flowers and taken out for dinner. I like a man to be a gentleman. I don't like to be treated as if I am brainless. I like to be respected and to give respect.
A gentleman has his eyes on all those present; he is tender toward the bashful, gentle toward the distant, and merciful toward the absent.
Lawrence G. Lovasik
All I want is a gentleman. I'm sick to bloody death of bastards.
A gentleman would be ashamed should his deeds not match his words.
Kong Fu Zi
'Tis well enough for a servant to be bred at an University. But the education is a little too pedantic for a gentleman.
Prayer gives a man the opportunity of getting to know a gentleman he hardly ever meets. I do not mean his maker, but himself.
William Ralph Inge
I've never heard my dad say a bad word about anybody. He always keeps his emotions in check and is a true gentleman. I was taught that losing it was indulgent, a selfish act.
A lady is smarter than a gentleman, maybe, she can sew a fine seam, she can have a baby, she can use her intuition instead of her brain, but she can't fold a paper in a crowded train.
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