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


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

–Khalil Gibran

Life is Short


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

–Ralph Waldo Emerson

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


“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


“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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