This was given as a quotation, I think from a poem, but I can't find the rest of it
How proud we are, how fond to show our clothes
It goes on to compare how carelessly we behave, ie what isn't immediately visible about us, with how keen we are to impress with clothes etc
I am late but ...
there it is
That's wonderful - thanks Ilza - I'd given up on that one, and I did like the bit I heard - well worth the wait.