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  • Europe is the home of knightly song, of bright deeds and clear morning thought. Cited from The Poems of A.L. [Adam Lindsay] Gordon
  • He was of knightly blood, but has died in a most unknightly business. Cited from Wulf the Saxon, by G. A. Henty
  • This view of knightly piety appears throughout the literature of the middle ages.
  • Of all the long list of knightly duties, what single one do these knights of ours discharge? Cited from Civilization of Renaissance in Italy, J Burckhardt
  • His young heart, full of knightly traditions and aspirations, felt something which a man of a younger race could not feel. Cited from Greifenstein, by F. Marion Crawford
  • The decline of knightly Orders in Spain is the subject of much debate.
  • Never before had been such pride of chivalry, such splendor of knightly grace. Cited from Young Folks Treasury, Volume 2 (of 12), by Various
  • Homosociality is a term sometimes used in discussions of the all-male world of knightly life in medieval culture.
  • During his life, he was regarded as a model of knightly virtues and was renowned for winning multiple tournaments.
  • We are told that in the company of knightly minstrels he sought to forget his great sorrow, and that later he composed many pretty songs. Cited from Legends of the Rhine, by Wilhelm Ruland
  • Such a man would never stoop to write a letter for the sake of putting dishonor upon one of knightly rank. Cited from Sir Nigel, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • He was, like the procurators who succeeded him, of knightly rank, and "had the power of life and death".
  • Right at the back of her mind she still clung to pictures of knightly mail, obtained from she had not the slightest idea where. Cited from Captivity, by M. Leonora Eyles [AKA: Margaret Leonora Pitcairn Eyles]
  • From what I have said it must be quite evident that the principle of knightly honor has no essential and spontaneous origin in human nature. Cited from Essays Of Arthur Schopenhauer: The Wisdom of Life, Arthur Schopenhauer
  • To ask whether you are of knightly lineage would be useless trouble, and should it come to a genuine sword-dance. Cited from In Fire Of The Forge, by Georg Ebers, v2
  • "You are in a position to realize my very ideal of knightly endeavor." Cited from A Knight Of The Nineteenth Century, E. P. Roe
  • Roger and Walter's family was probably of knightly rank.
  • The enclosed helmet was only used by men of knightly rank.
  • There was no longer even the pretence of knightly virtues in France. Cited from A Short History of France, by Mary Platt Parmele
  • Battle was bloody and direct, and the Swiss killed any opponent regardless of knightly status.
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