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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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Stokes' Encyclopedia of Familiar Quotations: Containing Five Thousand ...

Quotations - 1906 - 763 pages
...her lap all gems in sparkling showersBYEON, Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv, st, i Though her1 mien carries much more invitation than command, to behold her is an immediate check on loose behaviour; to love her was a liberal education. STEELE, The Toiler, No. 49 Egg. — • We...
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Queens of Beauty and Their Romances, Volume 1

Thormanby - Women - 1907
...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...
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Thackeray's Henry Esmond

William Makepeace Thackeray - Great Britain - 1908 - 553 pages
...accomplished i The country in the city. 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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A Dictionary of Thoughts: Being a Cyclopedia of Laconic Quotations from the ...

Tryon Edwards - Quotations, English - 1908 - 644 pages
...the world, first move himself. — Socrates. Though her (Lady Elizabeth Hastings) mien carries mnch d. In these we see what tue annals of a whole age ց loose behavior ; to love her was a liberal education.— Slfelf. One of the most melancholy things...
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A Dictionary of Thoughts

Tryon Edwards - Quotations, English - 1908 - 644 pages
...that would move the world, first move himself. — ftocratf«. Though her (Lady Elizabeth Hasting») E+ E+ immédiate check to loose behavior : to love her was a liberal education. — Sleele. One of the most...
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Mother and Daughter: A Book of Ideals for Girls

Maria Scott Beale Chance - Conduct of life - 1910 - 287 pages
...accepted fact. Would that every girl could fulfill by her life and personality these words of Steele: " 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." IX ENERGY " Work while you have light, etpecially...
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The Learned Lady in England, 1650-1760

Myra Reynolds - Great Britain - 1920 - 489 pages
...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. A somewhat closer view of the life of the...
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The Learned Lady in England, 1650-1760

Myra Reynolds - Great Britain - 1920 - 489 pages
...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. A somewhat closer view of the life of the...
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Manners and Conduct in School and Out

Boys - 1921 - 28 pages
...writing on doors, walls, windows. 3) Do not loiter or visit in toilet rooms. DUTY TO YOUR CHAPERON 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. — Steele. At school receptions, sleigh-rides,...
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HOYT'S NEW CYCLOPEDIA OF PRACTICAL QUOTATIONS

KATE LOUISE ROBERTS - 1922
...honor, these indeed Your sustenance and birthright are. EC STEDMAN— Beyond the Portals. Pt. 10. 10 Julius Cœsar. Act IV. Sc. 3. L. 86. 25 To wail friends lost Is not by much so wholesome — profita loose behaviour; and to love her is a liberal education. STEELE— Toiler. No. 49. (Of Lady Elizabeth...
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