Politeness Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
The only true source of politeness is consideration.
– William Gilmore Simms
Being humble means recognizing that we are not on earth to see how important we can become, but to see how much difference we can make in the lives of others.
– Gordon B. Hinckley
A person who is nice to you, but rude to the waiter, is not a nice person.
– Dave Barry
Politeness is better than logic. You can often persuade when you cannot convince.
– Henry Wheeler Shaw
Always be nice to people, whether you love them or hate them and earn your respect.
Politeness is the chief sign of culture.
– Baltasar Gracian
Politeness is good nature regulated by good sense.
– Sydney Smith
Politeness is only one half good manners and the other half good lying.
– Mary Wilson Little
It is wise to apply the oil of refined politeness to the mechanism of friendship.
– Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
The truest politeness comes of sincerity.
– Samuel Smiles