The Real Test of Good Manners | Meredith Sweetpea | Manners Quotes


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“The real test of good manners is to be able to put up with bad manners pleasantly.”

–Khalil Gibran

Life is Short


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“Life is short, but there is always time enough for courtesy.”

–Ralph Waldo Emerson

Have You Said Thank You? | Meredith Sweetpea | Manners Quotes


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“God gave you a gift of 84,600 seconds today.
Have you used one of them to say thank you?”

–William Arthur Ward

The World Was My Oyster | Manners Quotes | Meredith Sweetpea


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“The world was my oyster but I used the wrong fork.”

–Oscar Wilde

Don’t Flatter Yourself | Manners & Etiquette Quotes


“Don’t flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you
to say disagreeable things to your intimates.
The nearer you come into relation with a person,
the more necessary do tact and courtesy become.”

–Oliver Wendell Holmes

Gratitude | Manners & Etiquette Quotes


“Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy.”

–Jacques Maritain

Good Manners Will Open Doors | Manners & Etiquette Quotes


“Good manners will open doors that the best education cannot.”

–Clarence Thomas, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States

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