The test of good manners is to be able to put up pleasantly with bad ones. -Willkie, Wendell L.
- "Architecture, like dress, is an exercise in… "Architecture, like dress, is an exercise in good manners, and good manners involve the habit of skillful insincerity-the habit of saying "good morning" to those whose mornings you would rather blight, and of passing the butter to those you would rather starve." - Roger Scruton
- Thought For Today: healthy relationships "In healthy relationships, conflicts are normal, arguments are not. Big difference. When two different people come together to live a good portion of their days in each other's company, conflict happens. They, before meeting, had entire lives, lessons learned, manners taught (or not), and were shown "the way things are done" by all those family, friends, and strangers who they ever encountered before meeting each…
- Wendell Phillips – Common sense “Common sense does not ask an impossible chessboard, but takes the one before it and plays the game.” ~Wendell Phillips
- "Pleasure is Nature’s test, her sign of… "Pleasure is Nature's test, her sign of approval. When man is happy, he is in harmony with himself and his environment." - Oscar Wilde