Only mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the noonday sun.
The average Englishman does not see why a stranger should accost him with jocosity - many Englishmen do not see why a stranger should accost them at all.
In dealing with Englishmen you can be sure of one thing only, that the logical solution will not be adopted.
An Englishmen thinks seated; a Frenchmen standing; an American pacing, an Irishman, afterwards.
But at the time when he wrote, Englishmen, with the rarest exceptions, wrote only in French or Latin; and when they began to write in English, a man of genius, to interpret and improve on him, was not found for a long time.
I appeal to all Britishers to answer this call to arms for the defence of all the principles that we Englishmen have been the first to proclaim in the world.
The foundation of empire is art and science. Remove them or degrade them, and the empire is no more. Empire follows art and not vice versa as Englishmen suppose.
We are Englishmen; that is one good fact.
I am now in Gibraltar. It is a large place and there does not seem to be room in this letter, in which to express my feelings about Moors in bare legs and six thousand Red-coats and to hear Englishmen speak again.
My two elder sisters married Englishmen and went abroad.
For us, sons of France, political sentiment is a passion; while, for the Englishmen, politics are a question of business.
We are showing that Englishmen can still die with a bold spirit, fighting it out to the end.
We are weak, writing is difficult, but for my own sake I do not regret this journey, which has shown that Englishmen can endure hardships, help one another, and meet death with as great a fortitude as ever in the past.
Englishmen have always loved Moliere.
Englishmen have very noble and excellent qualities which I should like to see imitated here, but I should not like to imitate them in everything. I like our own habits and character better, they are more consonant to my nature; I like our own turn of thought, our own characteristics, and above all I like our own language.
The state of things in India begins to assume somewhat of an alarming aspect. Englishmen taking up arms against Englishmen! Regiments arc called from Bengal, Bombay, and the Cape, to reduce the rebel army. Whereunto will this grow?
Americans are entitled to the full rights of Englishmen, including representation in the decisions of the English government.