Quotes of gent

  1. The intelligent are to the intelligentsia what a gentleman is to a gent – Stanley Baldwin

Usage examples for gent

  1. “ " Damned funny gent Pete is. ” – Black Jack by Max Brand
  2. “ " D-- the Miss Hoggarties, ma'am," said the right honourable gent and he said it with such energy, that his grey horse gave a sudden lash out that well nigh sent him over his head. ” – The History of Samuel Titmarsh and the Great Hoggarty Diamond by William Makepeace Thackeray
  3. “ He's left a gent more dead than alive back in Martindale, and I want him. ” – Way of the Lawless by Max Brand
  4. First lady swing with the right hand round with the right hand gent – The Lady Doc by Caroline Lockhart
  5. “ Who's the young gent Clarence what? ” – Shorty McCabe on the Job by Sewell Ford
  6. It is often suggested that Mr. Milliken's 'Arry is the survival- or, at least, the descendant- of the " gent of Leech and the " snob" of Thackeray and Albert Smith. ” – The History of "Punch" by M. H. Spielmann
  7. Was that Mexican gent del Rio, in town? ” – The Bells of San Juan by Jackson Gregory
  8. “ There's a gent named Riley Sinclair nobody ain't never seen before. ” – The Rangeland Avenger by Max Brand
  9. And I asks you- and this other gent which I takes him to be a friend o' yours, and confidential- I asks you, can a man trust his own eyes and his own ears? ” – Ravensdene Court by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
  10. “ " Well, he was a wise gent – Black Jack by Max Brand
  11. He said, " Slap your chest, 'peal to the honour of a British gent and pitch it in strong." ” – Romance by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
  12. That Mexican gent yonder knows me of old- don't you, Ramon? ” – The Border Boys Across the Frontier by Fremont B. Deering
  13. The old gent lost. ” – Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi by George H. Devol
  14. St. George's Church, where she was buried, was destroyed by fire in 1727. The register of that church has this record: " 1616, May 21 Rebecca Wrothe Wyff of Thomas Wroth gent A Virginia lady borne, here was buried in ye chaunncle." ” – The Story of Pocahantas by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009
  15. Come, farmer Pemberton," he added more quietly, " help me to hornament this gent and in a very brief space the two mastered and handcuffed the labourer. ” – The Life of Thomas Wanless, Peasant by Alexander Johnstone Wilson
  16. Know the old gent don't you?" ” – Torchy, Private Sec. by Sewell Ford
  17. If the gent don't choose to travel with it, let him stop here and be d- d! ” – Chippinge Borough by Stanley J. Weyman
  18. “ A man as was a Member of Parliament only last Session,- as belongs to no end of swell clubs, a gent as well known in London as any gent about the town! ” – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  19. “ I want to know who was the gent that most likely tipped off your warden friend. ” – Torchy by Sewell Ford
  20. “ " I hope, madame and the young ladies, as well as this gent will be assured that-" " If you go on much longer making excuses, sir, you will have to excuse the length of your excuses; and it is time this came to an end!" ” – The Wandering Jew, Book II. by Eugene Sue