Sydney Smith Quote

Manners are the shadows of virtues; the momentary display of those qualities which our fellow creatures love, and respect.


Sermon XII, Sermons (1809).

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Manners are the shadows of virtues; the momentary display of those qualities which our fellow creatures love, and respect.

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Manners are the shadows of virtues; the momentary display of those qualities which our fellow creatures love, and respect.

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Manners are the shadows of virtues; the momentary display of those qualities which our fellow creatures love, and respect.

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Manners are the shadows of virtues; the momentary display of those qualities which our fellow creatures love, and respect.