Quotes: promptitude

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  • Margaret Halsey
    Margaret Halsey
    American writer
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    I doused the fatal instrument with lightning promptitude, but it was a good seven minutes before the last indignant handkerchief had folded its wings and gone back to its reticule and the last manufactured cough died protestingly away.
  • Charles Simmons
    Charles Simmons
    American editor and novelist 1924-2017
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    Promptitude is not only a duty, but is also a part of good manners; it is favorable to fortune, reputation, influence, and usefulness; a little attention and energy will form the habit, so as to make it easy and delightful.
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