“You are mistaken; he is not a gentleman but a sir.
Just a sir.
For a gentleman is grander and a rare acquaintance.”
― Richelle E. Goodrich
Ray Milland as the dashing englishman in The Gilded Lily (1935)
TOM FORD TIME PIECES
“Gallantry is gentleman’s quality.”
― Toba Beta, Betelgeuse Incident: Insiden Bait Al-Jauza
Robert Doisneau, 1954.
TOM FORD SUITS
Met Gala high society escorts (the classic definition, tsk). 1938.
Frank Shields. 1930’s.
“She will change the world someday, her cure of love in a world gone mad; is the gentle kind of touch that will teach women to grow and men to rise.”
― Nikki Rowe
Douglas Fairbanks Jr.
GREEN VELVET SHELTON JACKET
“Exactly. Since it is morally justifiable, I have only to consider the question of personal risk.
Surely a gentleman should not lay much stress upon this, when a lady is in most desperate need of his help?”
― Arthur Conan Doyle, The Return of Sherlock Holmes
Motion Picture Classic Magazine. 1926.
TOM FORD MENSWEAR
“Allow me to tell you, Mr Taylor,” said I, but quietly as the occasion demanded, “that one gentleman does not rejoice at the misfortune of another in public”.”
― William Golding