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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
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Minna von Barnheim

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing - History - 1897 - 219 pages
...in grand toilet ; or ivhen unadorneJ. Cp. the well-known lines by Thomson : — ' Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most.' 1. 21. SBat ttieKeidjt, &c., say may perhaps lie necessary. — In accordance with the meaning of this...
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Dictionary of Quotations: (English)

Philip Hugh Dalbiac - Quotations, English - 1897 - 510 pages
...uncloth'd, is clothed best." PHINEAS FLETCHER. Sicelides (Alcippia), Act II., Sc. IV. " Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most." THOMSON. The Seasons, Autumn, line 2o4. " Beauty's silken bond, The weakness that subdues the strong,...
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Minna Von Barnhelm, Oder, Das Soldatenglück, Lustspiel in Fünf Aufzügen

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing - 1898 - 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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Brown Men and Women: Or, The South Sea Islands in 1895 and 1896

Edward Reeves - Oceania - 1898 - 294 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." Along the shore itself move the busy, noisy boatmen, the prows of their canoes touching the street,...
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Helps for Ambitious Girls

William Drysdale - Girls - 1900 - 505 pages
...done, good and faithful servant, enter thou into the joy of thy Lord." — Ruskin. Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. Thomson. The manner of a vulgar man has freedom without ease, and the manner of a gentleman has ease...
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Useful Instruction (In Matters Religious, Moral and Other.)

Motilal M. Munshi - 1904
...Our senses taken be. —BACON. —KEATS. —BEN JONSON. Beauty unadorned is best. Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. —THOMSON. Tell me not of sparkling gems, Set in regal diadems,— You may boast your diamonds rare,...
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The World's Best Poetry ...

John Vance Cheney, Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts, Charles Francis Richardson, Francis Hovey Stoddard, John Raymond Howard - English poetry - 1904
...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. The Seasons : Autumn. j. THOMSON. She 's adorned Amply that in her husband's eye looks lovely, —...
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Stokes' Encyclopedia of Familiar Quotations: Containing Five Thousand ...

Quotations, English - 1906 - 763 pages
...Society of Mutual Admiration, HOLMES, Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table, i Adorned, Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most, THOMSON, The Seasons, Autumn, lines 204-206 Adversity, O summer friendship,1 Whose flattering leaves,...
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Minna Von Barnhelm

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing - 1907 - 285 pages
...88. 1. Skim . . . fdjüuften : An evident reminiscence of Thomson's famous lines : Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. 6. ШШфenЗ : ci. note to 68 U. 7. linger : instead of the regular pi. ®tnge ; used always with...
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The Complete Poetical Works of James Thomson

James Thomson - 1908 - 516 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. 184-8 For these...
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