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Definitions of Gentlemen

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Quotes of Gentlemen

  1. But, gentlemen can any of us say that as a result of such overwhelming sacrifices of money, of men, of ideals, and of civil dignity the sense of security has indeed been attained? – Henry Campbell-Bannerman
  2. Gentlemen I find the law very explicit on murdering your fellow man, but there's nothing here about killing a Chinaman. Case dismissed. – Roy Bean
  3. I requested the gentlemen to put on their hats, and the ladies their shawls, to avoid catching cold, and then had the windows widely opened. This proceeding caused some astonishment and alarm at first; for the Americans generally have a dread of cold air. – George Combe
  4. While some of them acknowledge the obligation of natural morality in their mode of conducting their cases, and preserve their individual character as gentlemen there are others who acknowledge no law, human or divine, but the law of Scotland. – George Combe
  5. Gentlemen we are being killed on the beaches. Lets go inland and be killed. – Norman Cota
  6. Ladies and gentlemen I take office at a time in which the world is living in extreme contradictions. – Gustav Heinemann
  7. Ladies and gentlemen on the occasion of my election I received many letters from people representing all segments of the population and all professions, especially from the younger generation, linking my inauguration with great- far too great- expectations. – Gustav Heinemann
  8. I have been represented as a Protestant minister; there was not one of the canvassers of the honourable gentlemen opposite that did not represent to the people that I was not a Minister of the Crown, but that I was a Protestant minister. – Wilfrid Laurier
  9. A church is a place in which gentlemen who have never been to heaven brag about it to persons who will never get there. – H. L. Mencken
  10. You won't have Nixon to kick around anymore, because, gentlemen this is my last press conference. – Richard M. Nixon
  11. It's hard to do it because you gotta look people in the eye and tell 'em they're irresponsible and lazy. And who's gonna wanna do that? Because that's what poverty is, ladies and gentlemen In this country, you can succeed if you get educated and work hard. Period. Period. – Bill O'Reilly
  12. And, gentlemen they have not yet done so, and it is quite clear that no Americans, no people in the world probably, are going to war with the Soviet Union. – Paul Robeson
  13. Gentlemen don't read each other's mail. – Henry L. Stimson
  14. Gentlemen have talked a great deal of patriotism. A venerable word, when duly practised. – Robert Walpole

Usage examples for Gentlemen

  1. " It's no use, gentlemen she said. – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  2. You have got gentlemen – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  3. I have not come to say anything about gentlemen being too long over their smoking. – The Vizier of the Two-Horned Alexander by Frank R. Stockton
  4. Who are you that you should dare to be here among gentlemen – The Day of Judgment by Joseph Hocking
  5. Were those great friends of yours, those gentlemen this evening? – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  6. They call the process making their sons gentlemen – Masterman and Son by W. J. Dawson
  7. You will excuse me, gentlemen – Honor: A Play in Four Acts by Hermann Sudermann
  8. Enough of this, gentlemen – A Maker of History by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  9. The gentlemen came in then, one after another, but Elizabeth did not move from her window. – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  10. Neither of those gentlemen had arrived. – The City of Fire by Grace Livingston Hill
  11. Now, gentlemen leave the room." – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. Are these gentlemen here? – That Affair Next Door by Anna Katharine Green
  13. He was not shot from the side of the road, gentlemen but from the middle of it. – Green Fancy by George Barr McCutcheon
  14. " Ah, here you are, gentlemen – The Border Boys Across the Frontier by Fremont B. Deering
  15. Gentlemen this is no new thing. – Trial of the Officers and Crew of the Privateer Savannah, on the Charge of Piracy, in the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York by A. F. Warburton
  16. The two young gentlemen went away together. – Will of the Mill by George Manville Fenn
  17. But believe me, gentlemen I thank you, and shall thank you always. – In Direst Peril by David Christie Murray
  18. It's all right, gentlemen he said, it's all right! – Chippinge Borough by Stanley J. Weyman
  19. He has told these over- clever gentlemen to leave the thing alone, and I expect if he finds out what the General is up to that he’ ll turn them both out of the house and give Mr. Forsyth his dismissal. – The Duke Decides by Headon Hill
  20. Gentlemen is it my duty to sit down quietly? – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss