Gentleman Related Quotes



“a friend, counselor, father figure, and a true gentleman.”

Charles Flynn


“A gentleman that loves to hear himself talk, will speak more in a minute than he will stand to in a month.”

William Shakespeare


“The Landlord is a gentleman who does not earn his wealth. He has a host of agents and clerks that receive for him. He does not even take the trouble to spend his wealth. He has a host of people around him to do the actual spending. He never sees it until he comes to enjoy it. His sole function, his chief pride, is the stately consumption of wealth produced by others.”

David Lloyd George


“They just dropped off the trees. I talked to a gentleman who lived down there, and he said they were falling like leaves on the ground.”

Russ Miller


“Reading made Don Quixote a gentleman, but believing what he read made him mad.”

George Bernard Shaw


“A gentleman with a pug nose is a contradiction in terms.”

Edgar Allan Poe


“I hold that gentleman to be the best-dressed whose dress no one observes.”

Anthony Trollope


“Make money and the whole nation will conspire to call you a gentleman”

George Bernard Shaw


“[And I also thought about one of Yale's alumni, namely the urbane songwriter Cole Porter. The grandson of a] gentleman farmer, ... Bulldog! Bulldog! (Bow, Wow, Wow).”

Cole Porter


“Britney hopes the gentleman is OK.”

Kevin Federline