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A gentleman is simply a patient wolf.
I think a gentleman is someone who holds the comfort of other people above their own. The instinct to do that is inside every good man, I believe. The rules about opening doors and buying dinner and all of that other 'gentleman' stuff is a chess game, especially these days.
A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone's feelings unintentionally.
A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure.
The final test of a gentleman is his respect for those who can be of no possible service to him.
William Lyon Phelps
A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out.
George Bernard Shaw
Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him.
The more you act like a lady, the more he'll act like a gentleman.
Sydney Biddle Barrows
Anyone can be heroic from time to time, but a gentleman is something you have to be all the time.
The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.
March is a month without mercy for rabid basketball fans. There is no such thing as a 'gentleman gambler' when the Big Dance rolls around. All sheep will be fleeced, all fools will be punished severely... There are no Rules when the deal goes down in the final weeks of March. Even your good friends will turn into monsters.
Hunter S. Thompson
A gentleman would be ashamed should his deeds not match his words.
A real gentleman, even if he loses everything he owns, must show no emotion. Money must be so far beneath a gentleman that it is hardly worth troubling about.
Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage.
All my pictures are built around the idea of getting in trouble and so giving me the chance to be desperately serious in my attempt to appear as a normal little gentleman.
No gentleman ever discusses any relationship with a lady.
The era of gentleman racing drivers is ended.
An apology? Bah! Disgusting! Cowardly! Beneath the dignity of any gentleman, however wrong he might be.
The funny thing is that my husband couldn't be sweeter. He looks like this bad boy. He's got tattoos and earrings and a mohawk, but when you talk to him and he's around you, he's such a gentleman. He holds doors for ladies. He pulls out chairs. He cooks. He cleans.
Good evening, ladies and gentleman. My name is Orson Welles. I am an actor. I am a writer. I am a producer. I am a director. I am a magician. I appear onstage and on the radio. Why are there so many of me and so few of you?
I was brought up to be a gentleman. That means you know how to walk, talk and dress the part.
The object of golf is not just to win. It is to play like a gentleman, and win.
Being a gentleman is a worthy goal.
Christopher Hitchens was a great warrior, a magnificent orator, a pugilist and a gentleman. He was kind, but he took no prisoners when arguing with idiots.
When you wear a bow tie, doors open for you. Your posture is a little more erect; your shoulders are a little further back; your style is a little more dynamic. It's about the reestablishment of the gentleman.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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