Quotation by Francis Bacon

Nakedness is uncomely, as well in mind as body, and it addeth no small reverence to men's manners and actions if they be not altogether open.... Therefore set it down: That a habit of secrecy is both politic and moral.
Francis Bacon (1561–1626), British philosopher, essayist, statesman. "Of Simulation and Dissimulation," Essays (1597-1625).
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