61. Utter not base and frivolous things amongst grave and Learned Men nor very Difficult Questions or Subjects, among the Ignorant or things hard to be believed, Stuff not your Discourse with Sentences amongst your Betters nor Equals. 222 more words
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Emily Post. Everything I know about Etiquette and Charm I have learned from my old 1945 edition of ‘Etiquette’ By Emily Post.
Womanly Traits Etiquette Will Bring…1,009 more words
It’s time for this week’s post of George Washington’s “Rules of Civility” (see here for Part 3). Enjoy reading through Rules 31-40!
31. If any one far Surpasses others, either in age, Estate, or Merit yet would give Place to a meaner than himself in his own lodging or elsewhere the one ought not to except it, So he on the other part should not use much earnestness nor offer it above once or twice. 249 more words