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" Great talents, such as honour, virtue, learning, and parts, are above the generality of the world ; who neither possess them themselves, nor judge of them rightly in others ; but all people are judges... "
The book for training children - Page 121
by James Abbott (of Queens' coll, Cambr.) - 1864
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The Fourth Reader of the School and Family Series

Marcius Willson - 1860 - 372 pages
...will, And said, " Nay, we are seven." WOEDSWORTH. LESSON XH. ON GOOD BREEDING. 1. As learning, honor, and virtue are absolutely necessary to gain you the...politeness and good breeding are equally necessary to make yon agreeable in conversation and common life. Great talents are above the generality of the world,...
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The Metropolitan Fifth Reader: Compiled for the Use of Colleges, Academies ...

Mother Angela Gillespie - 1871 - 468 pages
...on distant Bingen — fair Bingen on the Rhine 1 170. ON GOOD BREEDING. ANON. 1. As learning, honor, and virtue are absolutely necessary to gain you the...admiration of mankind, politeness and. good breeding we equally necessary to make you agreeable in conversation and common life. Great talents are above...
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Geikie's school books. 1st (-6th) reading book, Volume 5

John Cunningham Geikie - 1877 - 424 pages
...to preside * Thy noble fervour—enthusiasm. over Music, Poetry, and the Aria. ON GOOD BEEEDING. 1. As learning, honour, and virtue are absolutely necessary...the esteem and admiration of mankind, politeness and good-breeding are equally necessary to make you agreeable in conversation and common life. Great talents...
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Our Deportment, Or, The Manners, Conduct and Dress of the Most Refined ...

John H. Young - 1879 - 440 pages
...memorandum book, and enter them there. VALCK OF POLITENESS. Chesterfield sap : " As learning, honor and virtue are absolutely necessary to gain you the esteem and admiration of mankind, politeness and good-breeding are equally necessary to make you welcome and agreeable in conversation and common life....
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Prose Quotations from Socrates to Macaulay: With Indexes. Authors, 544 ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - 1880 - 772 pages
...private life, is by common consent as justly banished society. LORD CHESTERFIELD: Lftters to his Son. thought, speech, and action for heroes, sages, philosophers,...Life ami Thoughts, by WW Everts, 241. He [Hunyan] lile. Great talents, such as honour, virtue, learning, and parts, are above the generality of the world...
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Our Deportment: Or, The Manners, Conduct, and Dress of the Most Refined Society

John H. Young - 1880 - 432 pages
...memorandum book, and enter them there. VALUE OF POLITENESS. Chesterfield says: "As learning, honor and virtue are absolutely necessary to gain you the esteem and admiration of mankind, politeness and good-breeding are equally necessary to make you welcome and agreeable in conversation and common life....
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Life of Lafayette Wilbur, (autobiography) and Family Genealogy

Lafayette Wilbur - 1881 - 194 pages
...our manners have much to do with our success. Chesterfield said, "Know, then, that as learning, honor and virtue, are absolutely necessary to gain you the...make you welcome and agreeable in conversation, and in common life." The principles of a true gentleman will lead us, not to forget to exercise toward...
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Our Deportment: Or, the Manners, Conduct, and Dress of the Most Refined ...

John H. Young - 1881 - 454 pages
...memorandum book, and enter them there. VALUE OF POLITENESS. Chesterfield says: "As learning, honor and virtue are absolutely necessary to gain you the esteem and admiration of mankind, politeness and good-breeding are equally necessary to make you welcome and agreeable in conversation and common life....
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Social Life

Abby Buchanan Longstreet - 1889 - 348 pages
...LIFE FIRST EDITION. NEW YORK: THE BUTTERICK PUBLISHING COMPANY [LIMITED]. 1889. " As learning, honor and virtue are absolutely necessary to gain you the...welcome and agreeable in conversation and common life." CHESTERFIELD. " Great talents, such as honor, virtue, learning and arts, are above the generality of...
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The Letters of Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield, with the ...

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - 1892 - 514 pages
...to give you some rules of politeness and good- breeding, being persuaded that you will observe them. Know then, that as learning, honour, and virtue are...the esteem and admiration of mankind, politeness and good-breeding are equally necessary to make you welcome and agreeable in conversation and common life....
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