Hereditary Courtesy

Some articles on hereditary courtesy, courtesy:

List Of French Marquisates
... of usage", which, in reality, might only be hereditary courtesy titles, or might be true, raised marquisates ... Recent archive findings has shown that some titles previously believed to be only courtesy titles are, in fact, raised marquisates ... Thus, the following list contains proven-raised marquisates, uncertain marquisates, proven-hereditary courtesy titles (or at least generally believed to be proven at ...

Famous quotes containing the words courtesy and/or hereditary:

    In courtesy I’d have her chiefly learned;
    Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned
    By those that are not entirely beautiful;
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    People think they have taken quite an extraordinarily bold step forward when they have rid themselves of belief in hereditary monarchy and swear by the democratic republic. In reality, however, the state is nothing but a machine for the oppression of one class by another, and indeed in the democratic republic no less than in the monarchy.
    Friedrich Engels (1820–1895)