Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Being Courteous - Sacred Quotes

"Rama was kind and courteous and never ill.
To harsh words he returned no blame."

Retold by William Buck

"Humility and courtesy are acts of piety."
Sayings of the Prophet

"Be pitiful, be courteous: not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing: but contrariwise blessing; knowing that ye are thereunto called, that ye should inherit a blessing."
1 Peter 3:8-11

"He who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love."
St Basil

"To speak kindly does not hurt the tongue."

"Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy."
Jacques Maritain

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