Manners are love in a cool climate.
My mother protected me from the world and my father threatened me with it.
Never keep up with the Joneses. Drag them down to your level.
Nothing more rapidly inclines a person to go into a monastery than reading a book on etiquette. There are so… (read more)
Life was a funny thing that happened to me on the way to the grave.
Living en famille provides the strongest motives for rudeness combined with the maximum opportunity for displaying it.
Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too… (read more)
Is not the whole world a vast house of assignation of which the filing system has been lost?