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A man who pretends to understand women is bad manners. For him to really to understand them is bad morals.
Most women find a man with good manners sexy.
The Japanese have perfected good manners and made them indistinguishable from rudeness.
Good manners are appreciated as much as bad manners are abhorred.
Bryant H. McGill
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
R. Buckminster Fuller
I could start a war in 30 seconds. But some countries spend 100 years trying to find peace. Just like good manners, peace has to be learned.
Manners easily and rapidly mature into morals.
I have always thought you could take the measure of a man by his sports manners - that is to say, the way in which he conducts himself on the playing field, or even over a game of chess or cards.
For the standard of Christian life was to be strained to a higher pitch; more fasting was required, and more careful separation from the manners and enjoyments of the world; celibacy and martyrdom had great value set upon them, and second marriages were prohibited.
God Almighty has set before me two great objects: the suppression of the slave trade and the reformation of manners.
I lived in a world where social arrangements were taken for granted and assumed to be timeless. A child's obligation was to learn these usages, not to question them. The complexities of racial deportment were of a piece with learning manners and etiquette more generally.
Drew Gilpin Faust
Fine manners need the support of fine manners in others.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Clothes and manners do not make the man; but, when he is made, they greatly improve his appearance.
Henry Ward Beecher
The most important of all revolutions, a revolution in sentiments, manners and moral opinions.
No advance in wealth, no softening of manners, no reform or revolution has ever brought human equality a millimeter nearer.
Class is considerate of others. It knows that good manners is nothing more than a series of petty sacrifices.
To the real artist in humanity, what are called bad manners are often the most picturesque and significant of all.
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.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Manners are the hypocrisy of a nation.
Honore de Balzac
No person who is well bred, kind and modest is ever offensively plain; all real deformity means want for manners or of heart.
A car is useless in New York, essential everywhere else. The same with good manners.
Clothes and manners do not make the man; but when he is made, they greatly improve his appearance.
Opinions alter, manners change, creeds rise and fall, but the moral laws are written on the table of eternity.
I have always been of the mind that in a democracy manners are the only effective weapons against the bowie-knife.
James Russell Lowell
Nothing seems at first sight less important than the outward form of human actions, yet there is nothing upon which men set more store: they grow used to everything except to living in a society which has not their own manners.
Alexis de Tocqueville
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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