MS: Seven quotations in English and French from Madame Ninion de l'Enclos, transcribed by Robert Burns

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MS: Seven quotations in English and French from Madame Ninion de l'Enclos, transcribed by Robert Burns

"Run ne'st beau que le vrai: a maxim which should be
inscribed on the desk of every Rhetorician." -
Ibid. p. 181. note.
Labarum, the banner of Constantine, was
the peculiar mark of a Christian army. - What it
pre?ly was,
__________

"She was herself naturally generous; she
loved to give, and did it always with most
admirable grace; for she shewed a pleasure
not a pride in giving. ----
Charac. of M. de l'enclos
La generositie des vrais Amans n'est autre
chose qu' une attention ingenieuse dic-
tee par une sensation noble et delicate,
qui se plait a entretenir, par des petits
soins les graces de l'amour, sans allarmer
ses plaisirs. ----
Madame De l'enlos.

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