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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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Christian ethics and wise sayings, by a presbyter of the Church of England

Christian ethics - 1883 - 277 pages
...therefore, that corresponds with right reason, and is not merely the creature of fancy. Loveliness needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. Socrates called beauty a short-lived tyranny; Plato, a privilege of nature; Theophratus, a silent cheat;...
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Familiar quotations [compiled] by J. Bartlett. Author's ed

Familiar quotations - 1883
...a downward age. Line isio. Autumn nodding o'er the yellow plain. Autumn. Line -2. Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most.1 Line 204. He saw her charming, but he saw not half The charms her downcast modesty concealed....
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M. Tulli Ciceronis Ad. M. Brutum Orator

Marcus Tullius Cicero - Oratory - 1885 - 257 pages
...ornatast.' Id ¡pan in, 'the very absence of adornment.' Thomson's Seasons, Autumn 204, 'Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament. But is, when unadorned, adorned the most'. etiam Incompta, 'even in disarray', lit. 'unkempt', used to keep up the comparison of the oratio to...
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The Amateur Photographer, Volume 1, Issue 1

Photography - 1885
...improve none. If a woman's ear be pretty what in the whole of nature can be prettier ? Surely it " Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, ^ But is, when unadorned, adorned the most." If it be not pretty — well, why emphasize and call attention to the fact by means of gold and silver...
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The American Library of Art, Literature and Song, Volume 2

Literature - 1886
...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...
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Letters of Horatio Greenough to His Brother, Henry Greenough

Horatio Greenough - 1887 - 250 pages
...not only illustrated Moore and Byron, but contradicted Thomson, who asserts that " Loveliness needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most." After a winter in Florence, Horatio Greenough persuaded his brother to accompany him to Graefenberg...
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The True History of Tom and Jerry: Or, The Day and Night Scenes of Life in ...

Pierce Egan, Charles Hindley - 1888 - 216 pages
...shown it more than in the present instance — according to the poet, ' Beauty ; or, Loveliness, needs not the foreign aid of ornament, but is, when unadorned, adorned the most ! ' Going — CLEOPATRA, my Lord Duke, will be in other hands if your Grace does not make up your mind...
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Excellent Quotations for Home and School ...

Julia B. Hoitt - Quotations, English - 1890 - 329 pages
...Delightful task ! to rear the tender thought, To teach the young idea how to shoot. Loveliness needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. Is there aught in sleep can charm the wise ? To lie in dead oblivion, losing half The fleeting moments...
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Minna von Barnhelm: oder, Das soldatenglück, lustspiel in fünf aufzügen von ...

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing - 1889 - 245 pages
...expressed. Page 113, lines 4, 5. Compare Thomson's well-known verses on loveliness : " Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most." It must be remembered that Leasing translated Thomson's tragedies, and wrote an introduction to them....
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Minna von Barnhelm: oder, Das Soldatenglück, Lustspiel in fünf Aufzügen

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing - German language materials - 1889 - 178 pages
...expressed. Page 41, lines 4, 5. Compare Thomson's well-known verses on loveliness : " Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most." It must be remembered that Lessing translated Thomson's tragedies, and wrote an introduction to them....
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