George Adams (1750-1795) Quote

The black and the blue are the most beautiful colours, and give the most fire and vivacity of expression to the eye. In black eyes there is more force and impetuosity; but the blue excel in sweetness and delicacy.


Lectures on Natural and Experimental Philosophy (Volume 2), Lecture XVII (pp. 279-280)

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The black and the blue are the most beautiful colours, and give the most fire and vivacity of expression to the eye. In black eyes there is more...

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The black and the blue are the most beautiful colours, and give the most fire and vivacity of expression to the eye. In black eyes there is more...

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The black and the blue are the most beautiful colours, and give the most fire and vivacity of expression to the eye. In black eyes there is more...

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The black and the blue are the most beautiful colours, and give the most fire and vivacity of expression to the eye. In black eyes there is more...