CIVILITY

is to use politeness and courtesy.

Civility

“Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.”

Golda Meir (1898-1978);
Prime Minister of Israel

“Giving connects two people, the giver and the receiver, and this connection gives birth to a new sense of belonging.”

Deepak K. Chopra (born 1946);
physician, writer

“If you're going through hell, keep going.”

Sir Winston Churchill (1874-1965);
British statesman, prime minister, author, Nobel Prize winner

“This insight, which expresses itself by what is called Imagination, is a very high sort of seeing.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882);
Philosopher, Poet, Author, Essayist

“Gracefulness has been defined to be the outward expression of the inward harmony of the soul.”

William Hazlitt (1778-1830);
essayist, literary critic

“Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.”

Jalal ad-Din Rumi (1207-1273);
Persian poet, mystic

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mikayla about 1 year ago from secor ave

I am grateful to those who fought for more studies and better working conditions, so I want to exercise your right to civil so expensive for those who have suffered for it.
Anderson about 1 year ago from Colatina, ES - Brasil

Civility is the kindness one encounters in the building up of a society;The lack of it is found in the destruction of one.
Jennifer Davis over 1 year ago from Monroe County Adult Education

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