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" Beyond the pomp of dress; for loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is when unadorned adorned the most. "
The United States Review and Literary Gazette - Page 38
edited by - 1827
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Tommy Try and what He Did in Science

Charles Ottley Groom Napier - Natural history - 1869 - 303 pages
...stands, with no robe but her innocence; but, possessed of most bewitching beauty, — " Loveliness needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most." His Highness was delighted, and agreed to give the extravagant sum demanded, 40,000 piastres, for her....
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The Young ladies' treasure book: a complete cyclopędia of practical ...

Reference - 1870 - 890 pages
...much-quoted sentence which has a peculiarly mischievous tendency. Loveliness, says the poet, "Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most." Now we unhesitatingly put it to any girl, however beautiful, whether she believes in this high-sounding...
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The New Monthly Magazine, Volume 147

1870
...with Thomson that a simple robe was her best attire, Beyond the pomp of dress ; for loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is when unadorned adorned the most. Otherwise minded are most of his and her critics now. Only now and then is to be met with a sentiment...
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Counsel to a mother, a continuation of 'Advice to a mother'.

Pye Henry Chavasse - 1872
...the only ornament he requires; he never looks so well as when he is simply clad: " Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most." Thomson. An elaborate style of dress is quite out of place in the young, and is most unbecoming. There...
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Lectures on Dramatic Literature

James Sheridan Knowles - Greek drama - 1873 - 228 pages
...to forget or overlook what is due to nature. He has a subtle perception of that beauty which needs not the foreign aid of ornament, but is, " when unadorned, adorned the most." He knows the true nature of things, that it consists in the use ; and that if silver has its use, so...
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Common-school Literature, English and American: With Several Hundred ...

James Willis Westlake - American literature - 1876 - 156 pages
...mankind is man ;" The most perplexing one, no doubt, is woman. Loveliness.} CXLIV. AXR" Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. ,, , , THOMSON: Th* Seasons. Goodness.] CXLV. To be good is the mother of To do good. # * « Woman.}...
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Evangelical Magazine and Missionary Chronicle

Missions - 1877
...Master's presence and " all glorious within " by the graces of the Spirit — " Such loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is when unadorned adorned the most." III. Simplicity in life. Although we mention this last and briefly, we do not deem it the least in...
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The Book of Scottish Poems: Ancient and Modern

John Ross - English poetry - 1878 - 760 pages
...limbs, Veiled in a simple robe, their best attire, Beyond the pomp of dress ; for loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. Thoughtless of beauty, she was beauty's self, Recluse amid the close-embowering woods. As in the hollow...
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The Book of Scottish Poems: Ancient and Modern

John Ross - English poetry - 1878 - 760 pages
...limbs, \'eiled in a simple robe, their bestaitire, Beyond the pomp of dress ; for loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. Thoughtless of beauty, she was beauty's self. Recluse amid the close-embowering woods. As in the hollow...
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Routledge's wedding-day book [selections from Engl. poetry] by C.A.M. Burdett

C A M. Burdett - 1880 - 288 pages
...found Among the filth and rubbish of the world. Longfellow (fhe Spanish Student(. Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. Thomson. April p. Her man comes home beneath the .starlight — • Ne'er cares she ; Mine comes home...
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