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An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life.
Robert A. Heinlein
For me, politeness is a sine qua non of civilization.
Robert A. Heinlein
One of the greatest victories you can gain over someone is to beat him at politeness.
Josh Billings
Play fair. Don't hit people. Say you're sorry when you hurt somebody.
Robert Fulghum
Politeness is one of those advantages which we never estimate rightly but by the inconvenience of its loss
Samuel Johnson
Politeness is organized indifference
Paul Valery
Politeness is the most acceptable hypocrisy
Ambrose Bierce
Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax.
Arthur Schopenhauer
Politeness of the mind is to have delicate thoughts
So let us begin anew - remembering on both sides that civility is not a sign of weakness, and sincerity is always subject to proof
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one as easy as one can
Alexander Pope
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