Politeness is to human nature what warmth...
Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax.
– Arthur Schopenhauer
- Politeness is the flower of humanity. – Joseph Joubert
- E-mail has some magical ability to turn off the politeness gene in a human being. –...
- Politeness is the result of good sense and good nature. – Oliver Goldsmith
- Politeness is good nature regulated by good sense. – Sydney Smith
- Politeness costs little and yields much.
- Treat everyone with politeness, even those who are rude to you. Not because they are...
- Politeness, n. The most acceptable hypocrisy. ~ Ambrose Bierce