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Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy
George Herbert
Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence.
George Washington
Be courteous, be obliging, but don't give yourself over to be melted down for the benefit of the tallow trade
George Eliot
Courtesy and good humor are often found with little real worth
Samuel Johnson
Courtesy while you're thinking what to say. It saves time.
Lewis Carroll
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
I have very poor and unhappy brains for drinking: I could well wish courtesy would invent some other custom of entertainment
William Shakespeare
Intelligence and courtesy not always are combined; Often in a wooden house a golden room we find
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Life is not so short but that there is always time for courtesy
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There is something more - the spirit, or the soul. I think that that quality encourages our courtesy and care and our minds. And mercy, and identity.
Maya Angelou
To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.
Benjamin Franklin
When music and courtesy are better understood and appreciated, there will be no war
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