Quotes by genteel

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  • Thomas Hardy
    Thomas Hardy
    British writer and poet 1840-1928
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    Dialect words are those terrible marks of the beast to the truly genteel.
  • Amy Vanderbilt
    Amy Vanderbilt
    American author, authority on etiquette 1908-1974
    Amy Vanderbilt
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    I am a journalist in the field of etiquette. I try to find out what the most genteel people regularly do, what traditions they have discarded, what compromises they have made.
  • Carolyn See
    Carolyn See
    American writer 1934-2016
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    If you are in any way squeamish or genteel, skip 'Gillespie and I.' If you'd like to know a little more about the seamy side of the human condition, by all means, pick this one up.
  • Leslie Fiedler
    Leslie Fiedler
    American literary critic 1917-2003
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    Unless criticism refuses to take itself quite so seriously or at least to permit its readers not to, it will inevitably continue to reflect the finicky canons of the genteel tradition and the depressing pieties of the Culture Religion of Modernism.
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