Quotes of Chivalrous

“ You cannot have a proud and chivalrous spirit if your conduct is mean and paltry; for whatever a man's actions are, such must be his spirit. ”

- Demosthenes

“ As a bathtub lined with white porcelain, when the hot water gives out or goes tepid, so is the slow cooling of our chivalrous passion, o my much praised but-not-altogether-satisfactory lady. ”

- Ezra

“ Feminism was recognized by the average man as a conflict in which it was impossible for a man, as a chivalrous gentleman, as a respecter of the rights of little nations as a highly evolved citizen of a highly civilized community, to refuse the claim of this better half to self-determination. ”

- Wyndham Lewis
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