Quotes of Chivalric

“ It requires nothing less than a chivalric feeling to sustain a conversation with a lady. ”

- Henry David Thoreau

“ QUIXOTIC, adj. Absurdly chivalric, like Don Quixote. An insight into the beauty and excellence of this incomparable adjective is unhappily denied to him who has the misfortune to know that the gentleman's name is pronounced Ke-ho-tay. When ignorance from out of our lives can banish Philology, 'tis folly to know Spanish… ”

- Ambrose Bierce
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