The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Grace and manners maketh a man
A proverbial couplet
Note: The first line used as motto of Winchester College
1.Source: Oxford, Christ Church 152
, f. 1
Grace and good manners maketh mann
But who Louithe him that no good
Manly, John Matthews, and Edith Rickert, eds.
The Text of the Canterbury Tales studied on the basis of all known
8 vols. Chicago: University of Chicago, 1940: 1.90, 690.