Translation: from english

manners maketh man

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  • manners maketh man — William of Wykeham (1324–1404), bishop of Winchester and chancellor of England, was the founder of Winchester College and New College, Oxford (see also quot. a 1661). c 1350 Douce MS 52 no. 77 Maner makys man. c 1450 in Archiv (1931) CLIX. 88… …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • man — see man cannot live by bread alone whatever man has done, man may do a man is as old as he feels, and a woman as old as she looks man is the measure of all things man proposes, God disposes man’s extremity is …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • clothes make the man — Cf. Gk. εἴματα ἀνήρ, the man is his clothing; ERASMUS Adages ‘Divitiae’ vestis virum facit. a 1400 Prov. Wisdom 1. 59 in Archiv (1893) XC. 245 Euer maner and clothyng makyth man. c 1445 Peter Idley’s Instructions to his Son (1935) I. 82 Ffor… …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • Oxford Dictionary of Proverbs, Thematic Index — absence absence makes the heart grow fonder he who is absent is always in the wrong the best of friends must part blue are the hills that are far away distance lends enchantment to the view out of sight, out of mind …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • Wooloowin State School — Infobox School name = [ Wooloowin State School] motto = Manners Maketh Man established = 12 September 1914 type = Public, co–educational, primary principal = Mr Rob Deen (Acting) students = 220 (approx.) grades =… …   Wikipedia

  • manner — see manners maketh man evil communications corrupt good manners other times, other manners …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • Manlius Pebble Hill — Infobox Secondary school name = Manlius Pebble Hill School native name = motto = Manners Maketh Man established = 1869 type = Private Primary and Secondary principal = asst principal = vice principal = campus director = headmaster = dean = rector …   Wikipedia

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  • Manlius Pebble Hill School — Motto Manners Maketh Man Established 1869 Type Independent Primary and Secondary Head of School Tracy Frank (interim) …   Wikipedia

  • St Gregory's College, Campbelltown — Infobox Aust school private name = St Gregory s College motto = Quae Seminaveris Metes (Latin: As you sow, so shall you reap )cite web|url = report/rprt 2006.pdf|title = Annual School Report… …   Wikipedia

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