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" In this accomplished lady, love is the constant effect, because it is never the design. Yet, though her mien carries much more invitation than command, to behold her is an immediate check to loose behaviour; and to love her is a liberal education... "
The Tatler; Or, Lucubrations of Isaac Bickerstaff, Esq - Page 285
by Sir Richard Steele - 1774
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The British Essayists;: Tatler

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
...though her mien carries much more invitation than command, to behold her is an immediate check to loose behaviour ; and to love her is a liberal education...of all love to create an imitation of the beloved person in the lover, a regard for Aspasia naturally produces decency of manners, and good conduct of...
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The Tatler; corrected from the originals, with a preface ..., Volume 2

Alexander Chalmers - 1817
...of her sex. In this accomplished lady, love is the constant effect, because it is never the design. Yet, though her mien carries much more invitation...than command, to behold her is an immediate check to loose behaviour; and to love her is a liberal education; for, it being the nature of all love to create...
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The British Essayists: With Prefaces, Biographical, Historical and ..., Volume 2

Lionel Thomas Berguer - English essays - 1823
...of her sex. In this accomplished lady, love is the constant effect, because it is never the design. Yet though her mien carries much more invitation than command, to behold her is an immediate check to loose behaviour; and to love her is a liberal education; for, it being the nature of all love to create...
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Tatler & Guardian

1831 - 244 pages
...of her sex. In this accomplished lady, lovo is the constant effect, because it is never the design. Yet, though her mien carries much more invitation...than command, to behold her is an immediate check to loose behaviour ; and to love her is a liberal education ; for, it being the nature of all love to...
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Domestic Happiness Portrayed: Or, A Repository for Those who Are, and Those ...

William M. Dunning - Electronic book - 1835 - 428 pages
...object of love. In this accomplished lady love is the constant effect, because it is never the design. Yet though her mien' carries much more invitation...than command, to behold her is an immediate check to loose behaviour ; and to love her is a liberal education : for, it being the nature of all to love...
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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1889
...past. JAUES HARRIS. Neuadd Wen, Cardiff. Sir Richard Steele, in his 49th Tatter, says of this lady : " Though her mien carries much more invitation than command, to behold her is an immediate check to loose behaviour, and to love her is a liberal education." GB Tenby. The saying is Steele'e, and may...
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The history of Henry Esmond, esq., written by himself. (By W.M. Thackeray).

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1852
...paflage run fo ? 'In this accomplifhed lady love is the conftant effedt, though it is never the defign ; yet though her mien carries much more invitation than...behaviour, and to love her is a liberal education.' " " O indeed ! " fays Mrs. Steele, who did not feem to underftand a word of what the gentleman was...
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The History of Henry Esmond, Esq: Colonel in the Service of Her ..., Volume 1

William Makepeace Thackeray - Great Britain - 1852
...passage run so? 'In this accomplished lady love. is the constant effect, though it is never the design; yet though her mien carries much more invitation than command, to behold her is an immediate check to loose behaviour, and to love her is a liberal education.' " "O indeed!" says Mrs. Steele, who did not...
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The History of Henry Esmond

William Makepeace Thackeray - Great Britain - 1852 - 402 pages
...passage run so * 'In this accomplished lady love is the constant effect, though it is never the design ; yet though her mien carries much more invitation than command, to behold her is an immediate check to loose behavior, and to love her is a liberal education." "0 indeed !" says Mrs. Steele, who did not...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 7

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1852
...passage run so? 'In this accomplished lady love is the constant effect, though it is never the design; yet though her mien carries much more invitation than command, to behold her is an immediate check to loose behaviour, and to love her is a liberal education.' " " Oh, indeed! " says Mrs. Steele, who did...
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