Quotes: gentlemen

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  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
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    A gentlemen is one who never strikes a woman without provocation.
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
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    A church is a place in which gentlemen who have never been to heaven brag about it to persons who will never get there.
  • A lawyer is a gentlemen that rescues your estate from your enemies and then keeps it to himself.
  • Bill Goldberg
    Bill Goldberg
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    Anything I did with the WWE was not therapeutic by any stretch of the imagination. The reality is that nobody's going to tell you that, because they have an umbilical cord hooked to Vince McMahon. I, ladies and gentlemen, do not.
  • Caleb Cushing
    Caleb Cushing
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    Entertaining these opinions of the course to be pursued, I beg of gentlemen to look at the question, as I have done, in a calm review of facts and of principles.
  • Margaret Oliphant
    Margaret Oliphant
    British writer, historian 1828-1897
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    For everybody knows that it requires very little to satisfy the gentlemen, if a woman will only give her mind to it.
  • Anita Loos
    Anita Loos
    American writer, screenwriter 1893-1981
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    Gentlemen prefer blondes.
  • Gentlemen prefer bonds.
  • Benjamin Peirce
    Benjamin Peirce
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    Gentlemen, that is surely true, it is absolutely paradoxical; we cannot understand it, and we don't know what it means. But we have proved it, and therefore we know it must be the truth.
  • Arthur Wellesley Duke of Wellington
    Arthur Wellesley Duke of Wellington
    Anglo-Irish soldier and statesman 1769-1852
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    Hard pounding, gentlemen: but we shall see who can pound the longest.
  • Caleb Cushing
    Caleb Cushing
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    Here, again, as I conceive, gentlemen forget that this government is a republican one, resting exclusively in the intelligence and virtue of the People.
  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
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    I know that you, ladies and gentlemen, have a philosophy, each and all of you, and that the most interesting and important thing about you is the way in which it determines the perspective in your several worlds.
  • Anita Loos
    Anita Loos
    American writer, screenwriter 1893-1981
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    I really think that American gentlemen are the best after all, because kissing your hand may make you feel very good but a diamond and a sapphire bracelet lasts forever.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    Idealism is the noble toga that political gentlemen drape over their will to power.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    If the announcer can produce the impression that he is a gentlemen, he may pronounce as he pleases.
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