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" Lady Everingham thoroughly understood the art of conversation, which indeed consists of the exercise of two fine qualities. You must originate, and you must sympathize ; you must possess at the same time the habit of communicating, and the habit of listening.... "
Young England: Being Vivian Grey, Coningsby, Sybil, Tancred - Page 165
by Benjamin Disraeli (Earl of Beaconsfield) - 1904
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The Farmer's Almanack, Issue 36

Robert Bailey Thomas - Almanacs, American - 1841
...word to say, There '» a time in which to say it. SUCCESS IN CONVERSATION. The art of conversation consists of the exercise of two fine qualities. You...possess at the same time the habit of communicating and listening. The union is rare but irresistible. INFLUENCE OF IMAGINATION. Dr. Holland says, " that if...
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Coningsby, Or, The New Generation

Benjamin Disraeli (Earl of Beaconsfield) - Great Britain - 1844 - 159 pages
...Lady Everingham thoroughly understood the art of conversation, which indeed consists of the «erase of two fine qualities. You must originate, and you...you must possess, at the same .time, the habit of communicating,and the habit of listening. The union is rather rare, but irresistible. Laly Everingham...
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The National Magazine: Devoted to Literature, Art, and Religion, Volume 2

Abel Stevens, James Floy - Periodicals - 1853
...hopes above. JAMES GILBOKXK LTOXS. SUCCESS IN CONVERSATION. — The art of conversation consists in the exercise of two fine qualities. You must originate,...possess at the same time the habit of communicating and listening. The union is rare, but irresistible. GOSPEL HARMONY OF THE DENIALS OF ST. PETER. I AM reading...
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The cruet stand, select pieces of prose and poetry

C. Gough - 1853
...SUCCESS IN CONVERSATION. THE art of conversation consists in the exercise of two fine qualities—you must originate and you must sympathize ; you must...possess at the same time the habit of communicating and listening. The union is rare but irresistible. HOME! Home ! where passed my childhood fleety, Mem'ry...
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The Guardian, Volume 4

Conduct of life - 1853
...conversation consists in the exercise of two fine qualities. You must originate, and you must sympathise ; you must possess at the same time the habit of communicating and listening. The union is rare, but irresistible. \ BY THE SENIOR EDITOR. The winter season, to which...
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The Novels & Tales of the Right Hon. B. Disraeli ...: Coningsby. Henrietta ...

Benjamin Disraeli (Earl of Beaconsfield) - 1866
...signifying their dissent, moved an adjournment to the ladies. They joined the ladies in the music-room. Coningsby, not experienced in feminine society, and...listening. The union is rather rare, but irresistible. I Lady Everingham was not a celebrated beauty, but she was something infinitely more delightful —...
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The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness: A Complete Handbook ...

Florence Hartley - Etiquette - 1872 - 340 pages
...»...,., Ml LADIES' BOOR OF ETIQUETTE, CHAPTER I. CONVERSATION. THE art of conversation consists in the exercise of two fine qualities. You must originate,...possess at the same time the habit of communicating and of listening attentively. The union is rare but irresistible. None but an excessively ill-bred person...
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The Christian pioneer, ed. by J.F. Winks, Volumes 29-31

Joseph Foulkes Winks - 1875
...alarms our vanity. Fenelon. The art of conversation consists in the exercise of two fine qualities. Yon must originate, and you must sympathize; you must possess, at the same time, the habits of communicating and listening. The union is rare but irresistible.—Froude. It is only by...
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Coningsby

Benjamin Disraeli (Earl of Beaconsfield) - 1881
...indeed, consists of the exercise of two fine qualities. You must originate, and you must sympathise ; you must possess at the same time the habit of communicating...listening. The union is rather rare, but irresistible. j Lady Everingham was not a celebrated beauty, but she was something infinitely more delightful, a...
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Wit and Wisdom

Benjamin Disraeli (Earl of Beaconsfield) - English prose literature - 1881 - 382 pages
...indeed, consists of the exercise of two fine qualities. You must originate, and you must sympathise ; you must possess at the same time the habit of communicating...habit of listening. The union is rather rare, but irresistible.—Coningsby. Compared with their converse, the tattle of our saloons has in it something...
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