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People will no more advance their civility to a bear, than their money to a bankrupt.
Civility, which is a disposition to accommodate and oblige others, is essentially the same in every country; but good breeding, as ...
Keep your own secret, and get out other people's. Keep your own temper, and artfully warm other people's. Counterwork your rivals ...
People who expect deference resent mere civility.
The civility which money will purchase, is rarely extended to those who have none.
The civility of no race can be perfect whilst another race is degraded.
The civility of the world has reached that pitch that their more moral genius is becoming indispensable, and the quality of this r ...
There are many faculties in man, each of which takes its turn of activity, and that faculty which is paramount in any period and e ...
Our civility, England determines the style of, inasmuch as England is the strongest of the family of existing nations, and as we a ...
There can be no high civility without a deep morality, though it may not always call itself by that name.
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