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The same can be said for such qualities as eloquence

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The same can be said for such qualities as  eloquence, modesty, cleanliness,  and all of those habits  of character which are usually associated with the idea of common  decency.  Even the use of the so- called white lie is generally approved, provided of course that there are no evil consequences of any  more than a trivial nature and the untruth is stated solely for the purpose of being polite and of  avoiding any unnecessary pain or embarrassment on the part of the one to whom it is told. Hume concludes this section by stating that besides all these agreeable qualities, "there is a  manner,  a grace, an ease, a genteelness, an I know-not-what, which some men possess above  others, which is different from external beauty and comeliness, and which, however, catches our  affections almost as suddenly and powerfully." Sections VII and VIII of the  Enquiry 
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