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“Sisters, let us be modest! Let us be women! It is time to embrace again the unchanging commands and precepts of Scripture with giddy abandon. There is joy in modesty! This is not about soulless rituals or rigid rulemaking. This is not about trying to win “brownie points” with God (our works never justify us; instead, they flow out of our love for Christ). This is about glorying in God’s distinctions and embracing them for their loveliness.”~~Mrs. M. L. Chancey  

“The Israelites were condemned by God through the prophet Jeremiah because they no longer had any shame. “Were they ashamed because of the abomination they had done? There were not ashamed, and they did not know how to blush; therefore they shall fall among those who fall; at the time of their punishment they shall be brought down, declares the Lord” (Jeremiah 8: 12). Are you able to blush at that which is sinful? Do you blush at the shame of immodest dress?”~~ Paul Smithson  

“The world chides us for being “repressed” or “uptight” if we attempt to uphold the barest shadows of modest behavior and dress. Even fellow Christians tell us that there are no absolute guidelines for dress, and that we mustn’t hinder another’s “liberty” by insisting that Scripture gives us boundaries for our attire.”~~Mrs. M. L. Chancey  

“…There are two kinds of beauty, one being of the soul and the other of the body,
That of the soul is revealed through intelligence, modesty, right conduct,
Generosity and good breeding, all of which qualities may exist in an ugly man;
And when one’s gaze is fixed upon beauty of this sort and not upon that of the body,
Love is usually born suddenly and violently.”~~Cervantes  

“Modesty used to be considered a natural female attribute. No more.”~~Linda Chavez  

“There are no better cosmetics than a severe temperance and purity, modesty and humility, a gracious temper and calmness of spirit; and there is no true beauty without the signatures of these graces in the very countenance.”~~John Ray  

“We should strive to make modesty so attractive and soul nourishing that the world looks on in wonder and even jealousy.”~~Mrs. M. L. Chancey  

“Young women dress immodestly because they are blindly following fashion trends. They dress immodestly because they are buying what they see off the rack. They dress immodestly because no one has ever taught them to do otherwise.”~~Jasmine Baucham
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