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    If we think we regulate printing, thereby to rectify manners, we must regulate all regulations and pastimes, all that is delightful to man.

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Tact is after all a kind of mind reading.

Tact is after all a kind of mind reading.

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I don't mind if you don't like my manners. I don't like them myself. They're pretty bad. I grieve over read more

I don't mind if you don't like my manners. I don't like them myself. They're pretty bad. I grieve over them on long winter evenings.

by Humphrey Bogart Found in: Manners Quotes,
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Good breeding consists in concealing how much we think of ourselves and how little we think of the other person.

Good breeding consists in concealing how much we think of ourselves and how little we think of the other person.

by Mark Twain Found in: Manners Quotes,
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At a dinner party one should eat wisely but not too well, and talk well but not too wisely.

At a dinner party one should eat wisely but not too well, and talk well but not too wisely.

by W. Somerset Maugham Found in: Manners Quotes,
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To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also be well-mannered.

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

by Voltaire Found in: Manners Quotes,
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The hardest job kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any.

The hardest job kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any.

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Good manners have much to do with emotions. To make them ring true, one must feel them, not merely exhibit read more

Good manners have much to do with emotions. To make them ring true, one must feel them, not merely exhibit them.

by Amy Vanderbilt Found in: Manners Quotes,
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An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with read more

An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life.

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

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

by Will Cuppy Found in: Manners Quotes,
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