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Good Manners Quotations
Treat everyone with politeness, even those who are rude to you - not because they are nice, but because you are.
Sir John Vanbrugh
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
I seek constantly to improve my manners and graces, for they are the sugar to which all are attracted.
Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter which fork you use.
Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use.
Sir Robert Baden-Powell
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Personal Stories About ‘Good Manners’
The Day On The StreetSubmitted by Tracy
On Friday, I was walking down the street. I saw an young couple walking too. They were walking to catch the next bus like me. After the bus arrived, the driver asked them for money, they gave it to him. Next, he asked me for money. Oh,no! I forgot to bring my wallet. The young couple saw what was going on and got...
The GentlemanSubmitted by Amita Sinha
I was at my favourite bakery after a long time. The smell of freshly baked breads, quiches and apple pie invaded my nostrils. I decided to check if anything new had been added to their usual spread. It was difficult to move forward because of the pressing sea of humanity. I somehow reached the counter and ordered...
The Girl Who Helped Two Elders At A Restaraunt.Submitted by Ashley
One day I was at a Chinese restaurant and I was eating. I heard a loud clap on the floor. I looked across the room and saw that a persons rice tray had fallen. I decided to go and grab the tray top and give it to them. I had made a persons life easier by picking that simple tray top up.
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My mother always said, "Good manners make us nice to know." Simple, but so true.
When you cross directly in front of someone, blocking their way, when they are clearly searching for an item on a grocery or pharmacy shelf, please say, "Excuse me." I find that most people do not say this and I find it rude. I feel as if I am invisible. I always say, "Excuse me" when I need to block them, even for a second or two. Bring back good manners!
Ellie H., Massachusetts
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skyler , school
At home I tells my mom every thing.
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GOOD MANNERS ARE VERY SPECIAL IN A PERSON'S LIFE.
NISHA AGARWAL, KOLKATA