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Money can't buy manners. ⏤ Sayings

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Be kind to unkind people. They need it most. No need to be their reflection.

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Dressing well is a form of good manners. ⏤ Tom Ford

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Good manners are your beauty. ⏤ Imam Ali

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Good manners are your beauty

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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. ⏤ Usain Bolt

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Act the way you'd like to be and soon you'll be the way you act.

George W. Crane, physician

To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.

Rene Descartes, mathematician

Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

To speak kindly does not hurt the tongue.


Better good manners than good looks.


Treat your superior as a father, your equal as a brother, and your inferior as a son.


Be nice to people on your way up because you'll meet them on your way down.

Wilson Mizner, dramatist

Live amongst people in such a manner that if you die they weep over you and if you are alive they crave for your company.

Ali ibn Abi Talib, clergyman

Civility costs nothing.


The wolf changes his coat, but not his disposition.


Anyone can be polite to a king. It takes a gentleman to be polite to a beggar.


Meat makes, and clothes shapes, but manners makes a man.

Scottish Proverbs,

It's no use growing older if you only learn new ways of misbehaving yourself.

Hector Hugh Munro, novelist

Nothing is more noble than politeness, and nothing more ridiculous than ceremony.


Don't overestimate the decency of the human race.

H. L. Mencken, writer

Behave so the aroma of your actions may enhance the general sweetness of the atmosphere.

Henry David Thoreau, author

We like to see others, but don't like others to see through us.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

Consideration for others is the basic of a good life, a good society.

Confucius, philosopher

People who have little to do are excessive talkers.


Even when bad things happen you have to try to use those bad things in a positive manner and really just take the positive out of it.

Natalie du Toit, athlete

The English are polite by telling lies. The Americans are polite by telling the truth.

Malcolm Bradbury, novelist

To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also be well-mannered.

Voltaire, writer

Live so that you can at least get the benefit of the doubt.

Kin Hubbard, cartoonist

A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

Manners are especially the need of the plain. The pretty can get away with anything.

Evelyn Waugh, author

The greater person is one of courtesy.

Alfred Lord Tennyson, poet

It's nice to be important, but it's more important to be nice.

John Cassis,

Politeness -- The most acceptable hypocrisy.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

Ceremonies are different in every country, but true politeness is everywhere the same.

Oliver Goldsmith, poet

The measure of a truly great man is the courtesy with which he treats lesser men.


A man's own good breeding is the best security against other people's ill manners.

Lord Chesterfield, statesman

Poetry is that art which selects and arranges the symbols of thought in such a manner as to excite the imagination the most powerfully and delightfully.

William C. Bryant, poet

We cannot always oblige; but we can always speak obligingly.

Voltaire, writer

Teach your child to hold his tongue; he'll learn fast enough to speak.

Benjamin Franklin, president

Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

It is the unseen and the spiritual in people that determines the outward and the actual.

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

The test of one's behavior pattern; relationship to society, relationship to one's work, relationship to sex.

Alfred Adler, psychologist

Still people are dangerous.

Jean De La Fontaine, poet

Men, like bullets, go farthest when they are smoothest.

Jean Paul Richter,

Courtesy is the one coin you can never have too much of or be stingy with.

John Wanamaker, businessman

Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax.

Arthur Schopenhauer, philosopher

Politeness makes one appear outwardly as they should be within.

Jean De La Bruyere, philosopher

He is the very pineapple of politeness!

Richard Brinsley Sheridan, playwright

We are all serving a life sentence, and good behavior is our only hope for a pardon.

Doug Horton,

If I repent of anything, it is very likely to be my good behavior.

Henry David Thoreau, author

Manners easily and rapidly mature into morals.

Horace Mann, educator

All doors open to courtesy.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

A traveler of taste will notice that the wise are polite all over the world, but the fool only at home.

Oliver Goldsmith, poet

Taste is more to do with manners than appearances. Taste is both myth and reality; it is not a style.

Stephen Bayley, critic

Nothing in the universe is contingent, but all things are conditioned to exist and operate in a particular manner by the necessity of the divine nature.

Baruch Spinoza, philosopher

Perfect behavior is born of complete indifference.

Cesare Pavese, poet

Behavior is what a man does, not what he thinks, feels, or believes


Politeness is the flower of humanity.

Joseph Joubert, writer

Manners are love in a cool climate.

Quentin Crisp, writer

Do your damnedest in an ostentatious manner all the time.

George S. Patton, soldier

What we are doing at the moment is more that just one thing added to the rest; it is a memoir.


I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.

Orson Welles, actor

Etiquette means behaving yourself a little better than is absolutely essential.

Will Cuppy, writer

Manners are the hypocrisy of a nation.

Honore de Balzac, novelist

Manners are not idle, but the fruit. Of loyal nature and of noble mind.

Alfred Lord Tennyson, poet

What once were vices are manners now.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one as easy as one can.

Alexander Pope, poet

Those who have mastered etiquette, who are entirely, impeccably right, would seem to arrive at a point of exquisite dullness.

Dorothy Parker, poet

The only true source of politeness is consideration.

William Gilmore Simms, novelist

Life is short, but there is always time for courtesy.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

What I'm fighting for now in my work... for an expression relevant to all manner of blacks, poems I could take into a tavern, into the street, into the halls of a housing project.

Gwendolyn Brooks, poet

To the real artist in humanity, what are called bad manners are often the most picturesque and significant of all.

Walt Whitman, poet

Courtesy should be a continuous action, not something to be turned on and off like a faucet.


Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

No law reaches it, but all right-minded people observe it.

Sebastian Roch Nicolas Chamfort,

Good manners and plenty of money will make my son a gentlemen.


The basis of good manners is self-reliance.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

People don't change their behavior unless it makes a difference for them to do so.

Fran Tarkenton, athlete

Intelligence and courtesy not always are combined; Often in a wooden house a golden room we find.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, poet

Decency is the least of all laws, but yet it is the law which is most strictly observed.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

Our manners have been corrupted by communication with the saints.

Henry David Thoreau, author

But you are absolutely right that when the international community decides to help in a meaningful manner a country like Afghanistan, then coordination between the various actors that are involved in these processes is very, very difficult indeed.

Lakhdar Brahimi, public servant

I don't know anyone in the public eye who has not made a mistake and said something in a manner that does not truly reflect their intentions.

Jim Jeffords, politician

Really big people are, above everything else, courteous, considerate and generous -- not just to some people in some circumstances -- but to everyone all the time.

Thomas J. Watson, scientist

Nowadays, manners are easy and life is hard.

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

Though our conduct seems so very different from that of the higher animals, the primary instincts are much alike in them and in us.

Albert Einstein, physicist

Our natures are a lot like oil, mix us with anything else, and we strive to swim on top.

Francis Beaumont, playwright

He who observes etiquette but objects to lying is like someone who dresses fashionably but wears no vest.

Walter Benjamin, critic

Everything is worth precisely as much as a belch, the difference being that a belch is more satisfying.

Ingmar Bergman, director

Manners must adorn knowledge, and smooth its way through the world.

Lord Chesterfield, statesman

With a gentleman I am always a gentleman and a half, and with a fraud I try to be a fraud and a half.

Otto von Bismarck, leader

He who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.

St. Basil,

Contraries are cured by contraries.


We are justified in enforcing good morals, for they belong to all mankind; but we are not justified in enforcing good manners, for good manners always mean our own manners.

G. K. Chesterton, writer

Courtesies of a small and trivial character are the ones which strike deepest in the grateful and appreciating heart.

Henry Clay, statesman

Savages we call them because their manners differ from ours.

Benjamin Franklin, president

The purpose of polite behavior is never virtuous. Deceit, surrender, and concealment: these are not virtues. The goal of the mannerly is comfort, per se.

June Jordan, writer

I have always recognized that the object of business is to make money in an honorable manner. I have endeavored to remember that the object of life is to do good.

Peter Cooper, inventor

I believe that a simple and unassuming manner of life is best for everyone, best both for the body and the mind.

Albert Einstein, physicist

Manners are happy ways of doing things.


To be a successful hostess, when guest arrive say, At last! and when they leave say, So soon!


We Barbie dolls are not supposed to behave the way I do.

Sharon Stone, actress

Politeness is benevolence in small things.


Manners are like the shadows of virtues, they are the momentary display of those qualities which our fellow creatures love and respect.

Sydney Smith, clergyman

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