Emily Post Quotes

Most popular Emily Post Quotes

Nothing is less important than which fork you use.
— Emily Post

manners

A little praise is not only the merest justice but is beyond the purse of no one.

praise

Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use.
— Emily Post

manners

Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others.  If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use.

manners

Golf is a particularly severe strain upon the amiability of the average person's temper, and in no other game, except bridge, is serenity of disposition so essential.

golf

Ideal conversation must be an exchange of thought, and not, as many of those who worry most about their shortcomings believe, an eloquent exhibition of wit or oratory.

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