Politeness Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
Politeness costs little and yields much.
A polite enemy is just as difficult to discredit, as a rude friend is to protect.
– Bryant McGill
There is no accomplishment so easy to acquire as politeness, and none more profitable.
– Henry Wheeler Shaw
The truest politeness comes of sincerity.
– Samuel Smiles
Politeness is the flower of humanity.
– Joseph Joubert
The boldness of his mind was sheathed in a scabbard of politeness.
– Dumas Malone
A real gentleman is as polite to a little girl as to a woman.
– Louisa May Alcott
Politeness is fictitious benevolence.
– Samuel Johnson
Politeness and a sense of honor have this advantage: we bestow them on others without losing a thing.
– Baltasar Gracian
Politeness has been well defined as benevolence in small things.
– Thomas Babington Macaulay