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Politeness is half good manners and half good lying
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"Politeness is half good manners and half good lying"

- Mary Wilson Little

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This quote by Mary Wilson Little means that being respectful entails two elements: having manners and sometimes not informing the reality to avoid harming someone's sensations. While existing is typically thought about unfavorable, in the context of being respectful, it can be viewed as a required part of social communication.

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Mary Wilson Little This quote is written / told by Mary Wilson Little between December 2, 1866 and March 25, 1957. She was a famous Writer from USA. The author also have 9 other quotes.

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