James Northcote Quote

Fashion is gentility running away from vulgarity, and afraid of being overtaken by it.


Quoted by William Hazlitt in Conversations of James Northcote, Esq., R.A. (1830)

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Fashion is gentility running away from vulgarity, and afraid of being overtaken by it.

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Fashion is gentility running away from vulgarity, and afraid of being overtaken by it.

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Fashion is gentility running away from vulgarity, and afraid of being overtaken by it.

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Fashion is gentility running away from vulgarity, and afraid of being overtaken by it.