Time to Return to Medieval Courtesy Books ~ The Imaginative Conservative

By John Horvat

Manners are not artificial rules for controlling people’s lives. They are the commonsense guidelines developed over time by Christian peoples to facilitate the practice of virtue. Courtesy books made this process easier since they helped create good habits early in children’s souls before vices could gain a foothold.

— Read on theimaginativeconservative.org/2021/08/time-return-medieval-courtesy-books-john-horvat.html

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