"Modesty is the beauty of women."
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"Do not make yourself so big, you are not so small."
"We must watch over our modesty in the presence of those who cannot understand its grounds."
"Modesty forbids what the law does not."
"Modesty is a quality in a lover more praised by the women than liked."
"I have often wished I had time to cultivate modesty. But I am too busy thinking about myself."
"Nothing can atone for the lack of modesty; without which beauty is ungraceful and wit detestable."
"There's a lot to be said for the fellow who doesn't say it himself."
"When a woman has lost her chastity she will shrink from nothing."
"The man who is ostentatious of his modesty is twin to the statue that wears a fig-leaf."
"Act as though you cannot fail but keep a humble spirit."
"Modesty is the color of virtue."
"To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness."
"Modesty is the chastity of merit, the virginity of noble souls."
"Modesty seldom resides in a breast that is not enriched with nobler virtues."
"No truly great person ever thought themselves so."
"Modesty; the gentle art of enhancing your charm by pretending not to be aware of it."
"Usually the modest person passes for someone reserved, the silent for a sullen person"
"The modest person is usually admired, if people ever hear of them."
"Ornaments were invented by modesty."
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