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What are the best gentility quotes?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is gentility!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity John Ciardi, William Hazlitt or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous gentility quote.

Gentility is what is left over from rich ancestors after the money is gone. — John Ciardi

Fashion is gentility running away from vulgarity and afraid of being overtaken. — William Hazlitt

He had not an ounce of superfluous flesh on his bones, and leanness goes a great way towards gentility. — Elizabeth Gaskell

And the might of the Gentile, unsmote by the sword,Hath melted like snow in the glance of the Lord! — Lord Byron

Gentiles are people who eat mayonnaise for no reason. — Robin Williams

When we let freedom ring, when we let it ring from every village and every hamlet, from every state and every city, we will be able to speed up that day when all of God's children, black men and white men, Jews and Gentiles, Protestants and Catholics, will be able to join hands and sing in the words of that old Negro spiritual, Free at last! Free at last! Thank God Almighty, we are free at last! — Martin Luther King, Jr.

One of the chief tasks of any dialogue with the Gentile world is to prove that the distinction between anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism is not a distinction at all. — Abba Eban

If you ever forget you're a Jew, a Gentile will remind you. — Bernard Malamud