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'Vanitas vanitatum' has rung in the ears
Of gentle and simple for thousands of years;
The wail still is heard, yet its notes never scare
Either simple or gentle from Vanity Fair
View quotes by Frederick Locker-Lampson

Jesu, good above all other, Gentle Child of gentle Mother, In a stable born our Brother, Guve us grace to persevere. ('Jesu, good above all other')
View quotes by Percy Dearmer

'Only the gentle are ever really strong.'
View quotes by James Dean

Be gentle with the young.
View quotes by Juvenal

Our cricket is too gentle - all of it.
View quotes by Alec Stewart

Be gentle to all and stern with yourself.
View quotes by Teresa Of Avila

In a gentle way, you can shake the world.
View quotes by Mahatma Gandhi

Asparagus inspires gentle thoughts.
View quotes by Charles Lamb

A gentle heart is tied with an easy thread.
View quotes by George Herbert

I am not arguing with you - I am telling you. (The Gentle Art of Making Enemies 1890)
View quotes by James McNeil Whistler

Modesty is the gentle art of enhancing your charm by pretending not to be aware of it.
View quotes by Oliver Herford

Criticism, like rain, should be gentle enough to nourish a man's growth without destroying his roots.
View quotes by Frank A Clark

Strong men can always afford to be gentle. Only the weak are intent on 'giving as good as they get.'
View quotes by Elbert Hubbard

He's a gentle guy, but when he's on the dance floor you think 'whoah tiger!' [on Mark Ramprakash]
View quotes by Jan Ravens

Strong characters are brought out by change of situation, and gentle ones by permanence.
View quotes by Jean Paul Richter

Television nearly always showed the bandits in masks and using violence, but I wanted to go about it in a kind and gentle way.
View quotes by Peggy Barlow

Separation penetrates the disappearing person like a pigment and steeps him in gentle radiance.
View quotes by Walter Benjamin

By faithful study of the nobler arts, our nature's softened, and more gentle grows.
View quotes by Ovid

The opposite of the religious fanatic is not the fanatical athiest but the gentle cynic who cares not whether there is a God or not.
View quotes by Eric Hoffer

Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from the poor and campaign funds from the rich by promising to protect each from the other.
View quotes by Oscar Ameringer

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A Gentle Heart Is Tied With An Easy Thread
Gentle Is That Gentle Does
A Gentleman Without An Estate Is A Pudding Without Suet
The King Can Make A Knight, But Not A Gentleman
When Adam Delved And Eve Span, Who Was Then The Gentleman

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