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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 Anglo-American Magazine, Volume 2

1853
...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 ¡inmediato check to loose behaviour, and to love her U t liberal education." "0, indeed !" eays Mm....
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The Anglo-American Magazine, Volume 2

1853
...passage run so ? 'In this accomplished Indy 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." "0, indeed!" says Mrs. Steelc, who did not...
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Quarterly Review, Volume 96

English literature - 1855
...praise by poet or romancer must yield to what is said of Lady Elizabeth Hastings in the 49th Tatler. * 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? As we have turned to this charming passage,...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 96

English literature - 1855
...praise by poet or romancer must yield to what is said of Lady Elizabeth Hastings in the 49th Tatler. ' 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." As we have turned to this charming passage,...
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The History of Henry Esmond, Esq: A Colonel in the Service of Her Majesty ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - Great Britain - 1858 - 480 pages
...passage run so 1 '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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The history of Henry Esmond, esq., written by himself. (By W.M. Thackeray).

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1858 - 349 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 behaviour, and to love her is a liberal education.' " " Oh indeed !" says Mrs. Steele, who did...
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Historical and Biographical Essays: Biographical: Daniel De Foe. Sir Richard ...

John Forster - Great Britain - 1858
...her sex. In " this accomplished lady, love is the constant effect, be" cause it is never the design. Yet, though her mien " carries much more invitation...command, to behold " her is an immediate check to loose behaviour, and to " lore her is a liberal education." As we have turned to this charming passage,...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1865 - 480 pages
...378 8TEELE. — BLACK.STONE.— WALPOLE. SIR RICHARD STEELE. 1671-1729. (Lady Elizabeth Hastings.) Though her mien carries much more invitation than command, to behold her is an immediate check to loose behavior ; to love her was a liberal education.* The Taller. No.4Q. SIR WILLIAM BLACKSTONE. 1723-1780....
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 7

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1868
...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...
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Treasury of Choice Quotations

Treasury - 1869 - 458 pages
...Shipley, on tlie Loss of her American Squirrel. SIR RICHARD STEELE. 1671-1729. (T ADY Eli2abeth Hastings.) Though her mien -* — ' carries much more invitation...than command, to behold her is an immediate check to loose behaviour; to love her was a liberal education.* The Taller. No. 49. * Leigh Hunt incorrectly...
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