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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 Barnhelm: Oder, Das Soldatenglück, Lustspiel in Fünf Aufzügen

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing - 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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Minna von Barnhelm: oder, Das Soldatenglück, lustspiel in fünf aufzügen

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing - German language - 1889 - 218 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 Lessing 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 fiction - 1889 - 250 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 Lessing translated Thomson's tragedies, and wrote an introduction to them....
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Treasury of Thought: Forming an Encyclopædia of Quotations from Ancient and ...

Quotations, English - 1894 - 579 pages
...exalted. — Madame de Krudener. Trust not too much to an enchanting face. — _^ Virgil. Loveliness needs not the foreign aid of ornament; but is, when unadorned, adorned the most. — Thomson. Beauty lives with kindness. — Shakespeare. Beauty is a great gift of Heaven ; not for...
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The New Arcadia: An Australian Story

Horace Tucker - Novel - 1894 - 314 pages
...wonders. Now tell me how you accomplish it ? " CHAPTER XII. WHEELS WITHIN WHEELS. " Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is when unadorned, adorned the most." THOMSON. " Mechanism is not always to be our hard taskmaster, but one day to be our pliant, all-ministering...
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Novels, Volume 1

Susan Ferrier - 1894
...the opinion of our inimitable bard, who, in his charming poem ' The Seasons,' says, ' Beauty needs not the foreign aid of ornament ; but is, when unadorned, adorned the most.' That is a truth that ought to be impressed on every young woman's mind." Lady Juliana only stared....
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Tales of a Traveler

Washington Irving - Short stories - 1894 - 414 pages
...1 One of the entrances to Hyde Park, a gay and fashionable quarter in London. 8 " Loveliness needs not the foreign aid of ornament, but is, when unadorned, adorned the most." — THOMSON'S Seasons — Autumn. skirts of the metropolis, playing at the various fairs held there...
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The Classic and the Beautiful from the Literature of Three ..., Volume 2

Henry Coppée - Literature - 1895
...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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Minna von Barnheim: a comedy

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing - 1896 - 219 pages
...not in grand toilet ; or when unadorned. Cp. the well-known lines by Thomson : — ' Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most.' 1. 21. Soar »ielfeidjt, &c., say may perhaps be necessary. —In accordance with the meaning of this...
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Minna von Barnhelm, oder, Das Soldatenglück: ein Lustspiel in fünf Aufzügen

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing - 1896 - 224 pages
...,,U?er fann Ste fefyen, (Emilia, unb auc^ auf ifyren putj acb|ten ? "—Act 11. Sc. 7. Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. THOMSON. Amor formae non amat artificem. PROPERTIUS i. ii. 21. tort? t>ielleid)t nottoenbtfl, 'was...
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