Quotes by polite

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  • Berenice Bejo
    Berenice Bejo
    French-Argentine actress 1976-
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    I'm okay. Nobody's bothering me. Everyone's very kind, and very polite. I don't feel like my whole life changed.
  • Bryant H. McGill
    Bryant H. McGill
    American journalist and author 1969-
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    A polite enemy is just as difficult to discredit, as a rude friend is to protect.
  • Oliver Goldsmith
    Oliver Goldsmith
    Irish writer and poet 1728-1774
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    A traveler of taste will notice that the wise are polite all over the world, but the fool only at home.
  • Ambrose Bierce
    Ambrose Bierce
    American writer 1842-1914
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    Admiration: Our polite recognition of another's resemblance to ourselves.
    Source: The Devil's Dictionary
  • Bryce Harper
    Bryce Harper
    American baseball player 1992-
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    D.C. fans, I think, are so good. They just come up to me, and they're so nice and so polite and just, 'Hey, I hope you have a great career,' and 'How are you doing, everything's good?' That's pretty much where they leave it at.
  • Joy Baluch
    Joy Baluch
    Australian politician 1932-2013
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    I can be very polite, but I've found that doesn't always get a result. You have got to bang and thump tables.
  • Bryan Fuller
    Bryan Fuller
    American television writer and producer 1969-
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    If somebody is mean or rude, I just, I don't engage - just block and say, 'Well, that's not very polite.'
  • Bill Murray
    Bill Murray
    American actor, comedian, and writer 1950-
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    In Japan, you have no idea what they are saying, and they can't help you either. Nothing makes any sense. They're very polite, but you feel like a joke is being played on you the entire time you're there.
  • Frank Dane
    Frank Dane
    British actor 1885-1957
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    In polite society one laughs at all the jokes, including the ones one has heard before.
  • Russell Lynes
    Russell Lynes
    American editor, criticus 1910-
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    It is always well to accept your own shortcomings with candor but to regard those of your friends with polite incredulity.
  • Wyndham Lewis
    Wyndham Lewis
    British painter and author 1882-1957
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    It is more comfortable for me, in the long run, to be rude than polite.
  • Edward. E. Cummings
    Edward. E. Cummings
    American poet, painter, essayist, author, and playwright 1894-1962
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    Knowledge is a polite word for dead but not buried imagination.
  • Quentin Crisp
    Quentin Crisp
    English writer and actor 1908-1999
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    Love is the extra effort we make in our dealings with those whom we do not like and once you understand that, you understand all. This idea that love overtakes you is nonsense. This is but a polite manifestation of sex. To love another you have to undertake some fragment of their destiny.
  • Jean Kerr
    Jean Kerr
    American writer, playwright 1923-
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    Man is the only animal that learns by being hypocritical. He pretends to be polite and then, eventually, he becomes polite.
  • No language is rude that can boast polite writers.
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