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" Talent is something, but tact is everything. Talent is serious, sober, grave, and respectable ; tact is all that and more too. It is not a sixth sense, but it is the life of all the five. It is the open eye, the quick ear, the judging taste, the keen... "
The Gentlemen's Book of Etiquette and Manual of Politeness: Being a Complete ... - Page 187
by Cecil B. Hartley - 1860 - 332 pages
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The Young Gentleman's Book: Containing a Series of Choice Readings in ...

1834
...place, to the surprise of Sir Arthur, and the amusement of his active staff• TACT AND TALENT. — Talent is something, but tact is everything. Talent...respectable ; tact is all that, and more too. It is not a seventh sense, but it is the life of all the five. It is the open eye, the quick ear, the judging taste,...
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New Monthly Belle Assemblée

1836
...collected and republished, —for the sake of his wife and family 1 No ! for the benefit of his publisher.] Talent is something, but tact is everything. Talent is serious, sober, grave, and respectable; ta< t is all that, and more too. It is not a seventh sense, but it is the life of all the five. It...
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The Richmond County Mirror, Volume 3

New York (N.Y.) - 1839
...heerd of the vessel, but she is lost! Tact and Talent* Talent is something, but tact is every thing. Talent is serious, sober, grave and respectable; tact is all that, and more too. It is not a seventh sense, but it is the life of all the five. It is the open eye, the quick ear, the judging taste,...
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The Student: a magazine of theology, literature, and science

1844
...— Mvmoin of a Warltiny Mitn. TACT AND TALENT. TALENT is something — Tact is everything. Talent is sober, grave, and respectable ; Tact is all that and more too ; it Is not a seventh sense, bat it is the life of all the five ; it is the open eye, the quick ear, the judging...
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The Unitarian Annual Register, for the Year ...

Unitarian churches - 1845
...h. in 6 3 6 3 6 1 hm 9 6 10 1 !0 58 hm 3 10 4 2 4 66 " Talent is something, but tact is every thing. Talent is serious, sober, grave, and respectable ; tact is all that, and more too ; it is not a seventh 2 3 C! *. oat. 4 7 0 5 0 morn. 6 60 sense, but it is the life of all the five ; c; SUN. Mon....
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Hogg's Weekly Instructor, Volumes 5-6

English literature - 1847
...earth and animal and vegetable life. TACT VERSUS TALENT. TALENT is something, but not every thing. Talent is serious, sober, grave, and respectable. Tact is all that and more too; it is not a seventh sense, but it is the life of all the five; it is the open eye, the quick ear, the judging taste,...
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Titan: A Monthly Magazine..., Volume 5

1847
...earth and animal and vegetable life. TACT VERSUS TALENT. TALENT is something, but not every thing. Talent is serious, sober, grave, and respectable. Tact is all that and more too ; it is not a seventh sense, but it is the life of all the five ; it is the open eye, the quick ear, the judging...
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The Christian's penny magazine, and friend of the people [ed. by J. Campbell ...

Congregational union of England and Wales - 1848
...gentleman's "Counsels and Cautions" to such, as a production at once good and useful. TALENT AKD TACT. TALENT is something ; but tact is everything. Talent is serious, sober, grave, and respected ; tact is all that, and more too. It is not a sixth sense, but the life of all the five....
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Living Orators in America

Elias Lyman Magoon - Orators - 1849 - 462 pages
...constitution and career, exemplified by him in a way which verifies the following pointed description : " Talent is something, but tact is everything. Talent...life of all the five. It is the open eye, the quick car, the judging taste, the keen smell, and the lively touch ; the interpreter of all riddles, the...
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The Family friend [ed. by R.K. Philp]., Volume 3

Robert Kemp Philp
...is not taught without a fee. Materials for this mat sent post-free for 3s. 6d. TACT AND TALENT. — Talent is something, but tact is everything. Talent...is all that and more too. It is not a sixth sense, hut it is the life of all the five. It is the open eye, the quick ear, the judging taste, the keen...
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