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Wednesday, June 3, 2009

Famous quotes on Politeness, good manner


“Politeness wins the confidence of princes”
~ Chinese Proverbs

“One of the greatest victories you can gain over someone is to beat him at politeness.”
~ Josh Billings

“Politeness is the art of choosing among one's real thoughts.”
~ Abel Stevens

“Play fair. Don't hit people. Say you're sorry when you hurt somebody.”
~ Robert Fulghum

“Politeness of the mind is to have delicate thoughts”
~ Fran├žois de la Rochefoucauld

"To disagree, one doesn't have to be disagreeable."
~ Barry M. Goldwater and Jack Casserly, Goldwater

"Be polite; write diplomatically; even in a declaration of war one observes the rules of politeness."
~ Otto von Bismarck

"I want minimum information given with maximum politeness."
~ Jackie Kennedy

"True politeness consists in being easy one`s self, and in making every one about one as easy as one can"
~ Alexander Pope

"Politeness is the flower of humanity."
~ Joseph Joubert

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