Friends and good manners will carry you where money won't go.— Margaret Walker
Mouth-watering Good Manners quotations
Dressing well is a form of good manners.
If we once get above our Bibles and cease making the written Word of God our sole rule both as to faith and practice, we shall soon lie open to all manner of delusion and be in great danger of making shipwreck of faith and a good conscience.
The hardest job kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any.
Good manners are your beauty.
There are six stages to knowledge: Firstly: Asking questions in a good manner.
Secondly: Remaining quiet and listening attentively. Thirdly: Understanding well. Fourthly: Memorising. Fifthly: Teaching. Sixthly- and it is its fruit: Acting upon the knowledge and keeping to its limits.
A Native American elder once described his own inner struggles in this manner: Inside of me there are two dogs. One of the dogs is mean and evil. The other dog is good. The mean dog fights the good dog all the time. When asked which dog wins, he reflected for a moment and replied, The one I feed the most.
Good manners will open doors that the best education cannot.
Good manners are your beauty
Good manners sometimes means simply putting up with other people's bad manners.
Manners is the key thing. Say, for instance, when you're growing up, you're walking down the street, you've got to tell everybody good morning. Everybody. You can't pass one person.
Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others.
If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use.
Manners is he key thing. Say, for instance, when you are growing up, you are walking down the street, you've got to tell everybody "Good morning everybody"! You can't pass one person.
Misanthropes have some admirable if paradoxical virtues.
It is no exaggeration to say that we are among the nicest people you are likely to meet. Because good manners build sturdy walls, our distaste for intimacy makes us exceedingly cordial "ships that pass in the night." As long as you remain a stranger we will be your friend forever.
May joy and good fellowship reign, and in this manner, may the Olympic Torch pursue its way through ages, increasing friendly understanding among nations, for the good of a humanity always more enthusiastic, more courageous and more pure.
Courtesy, modesty, good manners, conformity to definite ethical standards are universal, but what constitutes courtesy, modesty, good manners, and definite ethical standards is not universal. It is instructive to know that standards differ in the most unexpected ways.
When every benefit received is a right, there is no place for good manners, let alone for gratitude.
Better good manners than good looks.
I loathe hecklers. I haven't got a good syllable to say. When you come out of the club circuit and into the concert hall, they should be gone. There's an element of manners that should tell you that the ticket is dear and it's a different venue.
What makes people happy is activity; changing evil itself into good by power, working in a God like manner.
The test of good manners is to be patient with the bad ones.
The best of America drifts to Paris. The American in Paris is the best American. It is more fun for an intelligent person to live in an intelligent country. France has the only two things toward which we drift as we grow older—intelligence and good manners.
Good manners reflect something from inside-an innate sense of consideration for others and respect for self.
A man's own good breeding is the best security against other people's ill manners.
Good manners make any man a pleasure to be with. Ask any woman.
Good manners have much to do with the emotions.
To make them ring true, one must feel them, not merely exhibit them.
Good manners are just a way of showing other people that we have respect for them.
Whoever one is, and wherever one is, one is always in the wrong if one is rude.
The education of young citizens ought to form them to good manners, to accustom them to labor, to inspire them with a love of order, and to impress them with respect for. lawful authority. Religion is the only solid basis of good morals; therefore education should teach the precepts of religion, and the duties of man towards God.
Let God's grace be the mosque, and devotion the prayer mat.
Let the Quran be the good conduct. Let modesty be compassion, good manners fasting, you should be a Muslim the like of this. Let good deeds be your Kaaba and truth be your mentor. Your Kalma be your creed and prayer, God would then vindicate your honour.
An armed society is a polite society.
Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life.
To make a pleasant and friendly impression is not alone good manners, but equally good business.
I want an intelligent girl whom I can talk about everything.
I want her to be my friend, to be partners. I don't like when a girl is rough, but delicate and subtle. I like good manners and not rudeness nor arrogance.
Evil communication corrupts good manners.
I hope to live to hear that good communication corrects bad manners.
Teach love, generosity, good manners and some of that will drift from the classroom to the home and who knows, the children will be educating the parents.
Oh, how precious time is! Blessed are those who know how to make good use of it.
Oh, if only all could understand how precious time is, undoubtedly everyone would do his best to spend it in a praiseworthy manner!
The sign of a person who has had an education is good manners.
Snobs look down on people, and I look down on everyone.
Not in a snooty, classist way - I mean because I'm better than everyone. I don't give a s**t about good manners.
If you are well-mannered towards those whose views are similar to yours, you may be said to exhibit a fairly good character. But, if you behave properly wit those holding divergent views from you or who criticize you, then you deserve to be credited with having an excellent character. (p. 99)