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Sunday, 21 January 2018
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"The modern woman is the curse of the universe. A disaster, that's what. She thinks that before her arrival on the scene no woman ever did anything worthwhile before, no woman was ever liberated until her time, no woman really ever amounted to anything." (Johns, Adela Rogers St. - Feminism)

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A man's own good breeding is the best security against other people's ill manners. - (Chesterfield, Lord - Manners)
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A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Manners)
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A traveler of taste will notice that the wise are polite all over the world, but the fool only at home. - (Goldsmith, Oliver - Manners)
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Among well bred people a mutual deference is affected, contempt for others is disguised; authority concealed; attention given to each in his turn; and an easy stream of conversation maintained without vehemence, without interruption, without eagerness for victory, and without any airs of superiority. - (Hume, David - Manners)
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Anyone can be polite to a king. It takes a gentleman to be polite to a beggar. - (Unknown, Source - Manners)
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Better were it to be unborn than to be ill bred. - (Raleigh, Sir Walter - Manners)
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Ceremonies are different in every country, but true politeness is everywhere the same. - (Goldsmith, Oliver - Manners)
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Ceremony is necessary as the outwork and defense of manners. - (Chesterfield, Lord - Manners)
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Civility costs nothing. - (Proverb - Manners)
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Consideration for others is the basic of a good life, a good society. - (Confucius - Manners)
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Courtesy is the one coin you can never have too much of or be stingy with. - (Wanamaker, John - Manners)
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Etiquette means behaving yourself a little better than is absolutely essential. - (Cuppy, Will - Manners)
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Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices. - (Emerson, Ralph Waldo - Manners)
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Good manners have much to do with the emotions. To make them ring true, one must feel them, not merely exhibit them. - (Vanderbilt, Amy - Manners)
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He is the very pineapple of politeness! - (Sheridan, Richard Brinsley - Manners)
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