Sentence Examples


  • Gaston Paris endeared himself to a wide circle of scholars outside his own country by his unfailing urbanity and generosity.
  • His natural urbanity allowed him to rule without seeming to rule.
  • The whole position was stated with more urbanity and culture, and was supported, by Carneades in particular, by argumentation at once more copious and more acute.
  • Was by conviction a sincere though not a bigoted Catholic; and nobody suspected that beneath his diplomatic urbanity lay a patriotic firmness and statesmanlike qualities of the first order.
  • His great characteristics are humanity and urbanity, and to this may be attributed the attraction which he had for the two chief representatives of these qualities in Roman literature - Cicero and Horace.