Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard, very liable to be broken.
A little of what you call frippery is very necessary towards looking like the rest of the world.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
If particular care and attention is not paid to the ladies, we are determined to foment a rebellion, and will not hold ourselves bound by any laws in which we have no voice, or representation.
Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and diligence.