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The motto of chivalry is also the motto of wisdom; to serve all, but love only one. — Honore de Balzac

There is another side to chivalry. If it dispenses leniency, it may with equal justification invoke control. — Freda Adler

The world's male chivalry has perished out, but women are knights-errant to the last; and, if Cervantes had been greater still, he had made his Don a Donna. — Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The age of chivalry is past. Bores have succeeded to dragons. — Benjamin Disraeli

I thought ten thousand swords must have leaped from their scabbards to avenge even a look that threatened her with insult. But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophists, economists and calculators has succeeded; and the glory of Europe is gone forever. — Edmund Burke

Though the practice of chivalry fell even more sadly short of its theoretic standard than practice generally falls below theory, it remains one of the most precious monuments of the moral history of our race, as a remarkable instance of a concerted and organized attempt by a most disorganized and distracted society, to raise up and carry into practice a moral ideal greatly in advance of its social condition and institutions; so much so as to have been completely frustrated in the main object, yet never entirely inefficacious, and which has left a most sensible, and for the most part a highly valuable impress on the ideas and feelings of all subsequent times. — John Stuart Mill

Chivalry is the most delicate form of contempt. — Albert Guerard

The age of chivalry has gone; the age of humanity has come. — Charles Sumner