J. B. Priestley Quote

Many a man is praised for his reserve and so-called shyness when he is simply too proud to risk making a fool of himself.


All about Ourselves: And Other Essays (ed. 1956)

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Many a man is praised for his reserve and so-called shyness when he is simply too proud to risk making a fool of himself.

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Many a man is praised for his reserve and so-called shyness when he is simply too proud to risk making a fool of himself.

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Many a man is praised for his reserve and so-called shyness when he is simply too proud to risk making a fool of himself.

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Many a man is praised for his reserve and so-called shyness when he is simply too proud to risk making a fool of himself.