Johann Kaspar Lavater Quote

The manner of giving shows the character of the giver more than the gift itself. There is a princely manner of giving, and a royal manner of accepting.


Aphorisms on Man (c. 1788)

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The manner of giving shows the character of the giver more than the gift itself. There is a princely manner of giving, and a royal manner of...

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The manner of giving shows the character of the giver more than the gift itself. There is a princely manner of giving, and a royal manner of...

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The manner of giving shows the character of the giver more than the gift itself. There is a princely manner of giving, and a royal manner of...

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The manner of giving shows the character of the giver more than the gift itself. There is a princely manner of giving, and a royal manner of...