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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR NOBLESSE

Despairing of the noblesse he went among the bourgeoisie with that hope.

It cannot be the destruction of the noblesse, for they are noble.

The Burman's motto should be Noblesse oblige; he knows the meaning, if he knows not the words.

He likened the king to the sun and the "noblesse" to the moon.

But this is only the Brussels of the noblesse and the foreigners.

James, perhaps least of all the Stuarts, illustrated the principle of noblesse oblige.

Noblesse oblige, my dear, and you have proved it so to-night.

The negative side of noblesse oblige is more important than the positive.

Thus the causes of wealth and noblesse are not the same; but opposite.

Riches—so far from being necessary to noblesse—are adverse to it.

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