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Nobody is so constituted as to be able to live everywhere and anywhere; and he who has great duties to perform, which lay claim to ...
Any romantic notions that a woman may entertain regarding the stern sex are apt to be very badly damaged if she meets men outside ...
They plainly did not know how to treat me, but behaved like persons who are underbred. In every threat and in every compliment the ...
Society is commonly too cheap. We meet at very short intervals, not having had time to acquire any new value for each other. We me ...
In proceeding to the dining-room, the gentleman gives one arm to the lady he escorts--it is unusual to offer both.
Those who have mastered etiquette, who are entirely, impeccably right, would seem to arrive at a point of exquisite dullness.
Courtin's manual of etiquette of 1671 explains: "These little people are allowed to amuse themselves without anyone troubling to s ...
O wad some Pow'r the giftie gie us
To see oursels as others see us!
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Nothing more rapidly inclines a person to go into a monastery than reading a book on etiquette. There are so many trivial ways in ...
Consider what you have in the smallest chosen library. A company of the wisest and wittiest men that could be picked out of all ci ...
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