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62 Inspirational Quotes on Being a Gentleman (CLASS)

Top 11 Most Famous Quotes About Being a Gentleman (BEST)

“A true gentleman is one that apologizes anyways, even though he has not offended a lady intentionally. He is in a class all of his own because he knows the value of a woman’s heart.”

Shannon Alder
Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought. - Henri BergsonPin
Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought. – Henri Bergson
The final test of a gentleman is his respect for those who can be of no possible service to him. - William Lyon PhelpsPin
The final test of a gentleman is his respect for those who can be of no possible service to him. – William Lyon Phelps
Anyone can be heroic from time to time, but a gentleman is something you have to be all the time. - Luigi PirandelloPin
Anyone can be heroic from time to time, but a gentleman is something you have to be all the time. – Luigi Pirandello
A gentleman is someone who does not what he wants to do, but what he should do. - Haruki MurakamiPin
A gentleman is someone who does not what he wants to do, but what he should do. – Haruki Murakami
Being male is a matter of birth. Being a man is a matter of age. But being a gentleman is a matter of choice. - Vin DieselPin
Being male is a matter of birth. Being a man is a matter of age. But being a gentleman is a matter of choice. – Vin Diesel
A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out. - George Bernard ShawPin
A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out. – George Bernard Shaw
Be well dressed, behave like a gentleman, and keep your shoes shined. - Joseph AbboudPin
Be well dressed, behave like a gentleman, and keep your shoes shined. – Joseph Abboud
A gentleman will not insult me, and no man not a gentleman can insult me. - Frederick DouglassPin
A gentleman will not insult me, and no man not a gentleman can insult me. – Frederick Douglass
A gentleman is simply a patient wolf. - Lana TurnerPin
A gentleman is simply a patient wolf. – Lana Turner
A man does what he must - in spite of personal consequences, in spite of obstacles and dangers and pressures - and that is the basis of all human morality. - Winston ChurchillPin
A man does what he must – in spite of personal consequences, in spite of obstacles and dangers and pressures – and that is the basis of all human morality. – Winston Churchill

Top 20 Gentleman Quotes that Will Make You Think & Ponder (SUCCESS)

Whether the gentleman is capable or not, he is loved all the same; conversely the petty man is loathed all the same. - XunziPin
Whether the gentleman is capable or not, he is loved all the same; conversely the petty man is loathed all the same. – Xunzi
My kids have played sports all their life, and one thing I’ve tried to teach them when you lose, you try to be a gentleman about it. - Vern BuchananPin
My kids have played sports all their life, and one thing I’ve tried to teach them when you lose, you try to be a gentleman about it. – Vern Buchanan
My ideal man is faithful, honest, and a gentleman who knows how to treat women. - Irina ShaykPin
My ideal man is faithful, honest, and a gentleman who knows how to treat women. – Irina Shayk
The gentleman is dignified but not arrogant. The small man is arrogant but not dignified. - ConfuciusPin
The gentleman is dignified but not arrogant. The small man is arrogant but not dignified. – Confucius
If we must have a tyrant, let him at least be a gentleman who has been bred to the business, and let us fall by the axe and not by the butcher's cleaver. - Lord ByronPin
If we must have a tyrant, let him at least be a gentleman who has been bred to the business, and let us fall by the axe and not by the butcher’s cleaver. – Lord Byron
Don’t raise your voice. Improve your argument. - Desmond TutuPin
Don’t raise your voice. Improve your argument. – Desmond Tutu
I can make a lord, but only God can make a gentleman. - King James IPin
I can make a lord, but only God can make a gentleman. – King James I
No gentleman ever discusses any relationship with a lady. - Keith MillerPin
No gentleman ever discusses any relationship with a lady. – Keith Miller
A gentleman never talks about his tailor. - Nick CavePin
A gentleman never talks about his tailor. – Nick Cave
Prayer gives a man the opportunity of getting to know a gentleman he hardly ever meets. I do not mean his maker, but himself. - William IngePin
Prayer gives a man the opportunity of getting to know a gentleman he hardly ever meets. I do not mean his maker, but himself. – William Inge
Be the type of man you’d want your daughter to be with. - AnonymousPin
Be the type of man you’d want your daughter to be with. – Anonymous
If the gentleman has ability, he is magnanimous, generous, tolerant, and straightforward, through which he opens the way to instruct others. - XunziPin
If the gentleman has ability, he is magnanimous, generous, tolerant, and straightforward, through which he opens the way to instruct others. – Xunzi
A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone’s feelings unintentionally. - Oscar WildePin
A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone’s feelings unintentionally. – Oscar Wilde
Being a gentleman is a worthy goal. - Orlando BloomPin
Being a gentleman is a worthy goal. – Orlando Bloom
Maybe I’m old-fashioned, but to respect the women you love should be a priority. - Tom HiddlestonPin
Maybe I’m old-fashioned, but to respect the women you love should be a priority. – Tom Hiddleston
A gentleman pays his debt within a week or two. - Charles OakleyPin
A gentleman pays his debt within a week or two. – Charles Oakley
Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage. - Theodore RooseveltPin
Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage. – Theodore Roosevelt
Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him. - John LockePin
Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him. – John Locke
Choose being kind over being right and you’ll be right every time. - Richard CarlsonPin
Choose being kind over being right and you’ll be right every time. – Richard Carlson
A gentleman knows his actions carry more weight than any words spoken. - UnknownPin
A gentleman knows his actions carry more weight than any words spoken. – Unknown
A gentleman knows when to call her sexy, and when to let her know she’s beautiful. - AnonymousPin
A gentleman knows when to call her sexy, and when to let her know she’s beautiful. – Anonymous

20 Most Inspiring Quotes on Being a Gentleman that Will Help You Earn Respect

“What is a gentleman? It is to be honest, to be gentle, to be generous, to be brave, to be wise; and possessed of all these qualities to exercise them in the most graceful manner.”

William Makepeace Thackeray
We sometimes meet an original gentleman, who, if manners had not existed, would have invented them. - Ralph Waldo EmersonPin
We sometimes meet an original gentleman, who, if manners had not existed, would have invented them. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
The word of a gentleman is as good as his bond; and sometimes better. - Charles DickensPin
The word of a gentleman is as good as his bond; and sometimes better. – Charles Dickens
A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do. - Bob DylanPin
A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do. – Bob Dylan
A gentleman offers a helping hand so others can fly. - AnonymousPin
A gentleman offers a helping hand so others can fly. – Anonymous
If they respect you, respect them. If they disrespect you, still respect them. - Mohammad ZeyaraPin
If they respect you, respect them. If they disrespect you, still respect them. – Mohammad Zeyara
A real gentleman, even if he loses everything he owns, must show no emotion. Money must be so far beneath a gentleman that it is hardly worth troubling about. - Fyodor DostoevskyPin
A real gentleman, even if he loses everything he owns, must show no emotion. Money must be so far beneath a gentleman that it is hardly worth troubling about. – Fyodor Dostoevsky
The greatest act of rebellion today is being a gentleman. - AnonymousPin
The greatest act of rebellion today is being a gentleman. – Anonymous
A gentleman has his eyes on all those present; he is tender toward the bashful, gentle toward the distant, and merciful toward the absent. - Lawrence G. LovasikPin
A gentleman has his eyes on all those present; he is tender toward the bashful, gentle toward the distant, and merciful toward the absent. – Lawrence G. Lovasik
I was brought up to be a gentleman. That means you know how to walk, talk and dress the part. - Brian McknightPin
I was brought up to be a gentleman. That means you know how to walk, talk and dress the part. – Brian Mcknight
Character. Intelligence. Strength. Style. That makes a gentleman. - AnonymousPin
Character. Intelligence. Strength. Style. That makes a gentleman. – Anonymous
The very first thing you learn if you’re a gentleman is that you never compare one woman to another. That’s the way of all death. - Patrick MacneePin
The very first thing you learn if you’re a gentleman is that you never compare one woman to another. That’s the way of all death. – Patrick Macnee
A gentleman will never allow a lady to feel less than grand. - Richelle E. GoodrichPin
A gentleman will never allow a lady to feel less than grand. – Richelle E. Goodrich
A gentleman can see a question from all sides without bias. The small man is biased and can see a question only from one side. - ConfuciusPin
A gentleman can see a question from all sides without bias. The small man is biased and can see a question only from one side. – Confucius
A gentleman would be ashamed should his deeds not match his words. - ConfuciusPin
A gentleman would be ashamed should his deeds not match his words. – Confucius
I am a gentleman. My natural inclination is to be on my best behavior. - Joe WilsonPin
I am a gentleman. My natural inclination is to be on my best behavior. – Joe Wilson
A real man ain’t a coward, he stands by what he says, admits his faults, and corrects his mistakes. - Kiki StrackPin
A real man ain’t a coward, he stands by what he says, admits his faults, and corrects his mistakes. – Kiki Strack
I’m a gentleman, if nothing else. It’s taken me years to become one, but finally I have a sense of propriety. - Eric StoltzPin
I’m a gentleman, if nothing else. It’s taken me years to become one, but finally I have a sense of propriety. – Eric Stoltz
A gentleman attracts the attention of many, but only has eyes for his own lady. - The Gentleman’s GuidePin
A gentleman attracts the attention of many, but only has eyes for his own lady. – The Gentleman’s Guide

11 Wise Quotes About Being a Gentleman (WISDOM)

“A gentleman, I hope it will become clear, is not simply a man who stands apart. He is a man who stands up for others—sometimes even for his enemies—often when those others have no clue that he is there for them.”

Brad Miner
And though it is much to be a nobleman, it is more to be a gentleman. - Anthony TrollopePin
And though it is much to be a nobleman, it is more to be a gentleman. – Anthony Trollope
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. - Winston ChurchillPin
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. – Winston Churchill
Austen suggests that a gentleman is made, not born – and made only through a process of painful self-reflection and discovery. - Emily AuerbachPin
Austen suggests that a gentleman is made, not born – and made only through a process of painful self-reflection and discovery. – Emily Auerbach
Thoughtfulness for others, generosity, modesty, and self-respect are the qualities which make a real gentleman. - Thomas Henry HuxleyPin
Thoughtfulness for others, generosity, modesty, and self-respect are the qualities which make a real gentleman. – Thomas Henry Huxley
No gentleman can be without three copies of a book one for show, one for use, and one for borrowers. - Richard HeberPin
No gentleman can be without three copies of a book: one for show, one for use, and one for borrowers. – Richard Heber
I think a gentleman is someone who holds the comfort of other people above their own. The instinct to do that is inside every good man, I believe. - Anna KendrickPin
I think a gentleman is someone who holds the comfort of other people above their own. The instinct to do that is inside every good man, I believe. – Anna Kendrick
Repose and cheerfulness is the badge of the gentleman; repose in energy. - Ralph Waldo EmersonPin
Repose and cheerfulness is the badge of the gentleman; repose in energy. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
Being a gentleman is a lifestyle. You must live it, not just simply act like one when needed. - AnonymousPin
Being a gentleman is a lifestyle. You must live it, not just simply act like one when needed. – Anonymous
Gentlemen always walk ladies home. - Gabriellyn GidmanPin
Gentlemen always walk ladies home. – Gabriellyn Gidman
The true gentleman is subtly poised between an inner tact and an outer defense. - Puzant Kevork ThomajanPin
The true gentleman is subtly poised between an inner tact and an outer defense. – Puzant Kevork Thomajan
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