Amy Vanderbilt Famous Quotes & Sayings

16 Amy Vanderbilt Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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Do not smoke without asking permission or sit so near (as in a train) that the smoke might annoy. Amy Vanderbilt Sayings: Do not smoke without asking permission or sit so near (as in a train) that
I am a journalist in the field of etiquette. I try to find out what the most genteel people regularly do, what traditions they have discarded, what compromises they have made. Amy Vanderbilt Sayings: I am a journalist in the field of etiquette. I try to find out what
We must learn which ceremonies may be breached occasionally at our convenience and which ones may never be if we are to live pleasantly with our fellow man. Amy Vanderbilt Sayings: We must learn which ceremonies may be breached occasionally at our convenience and which ones
Breakfast is the one meal at which it is permissible to read the paper ... Amy Vanderbilt Sayings: Breakfast is the one meal at which it is permissible to read the paper ...
Ceremony is-really a protection, too, in times of emotional involvement, particularly at death. If we have a social formula to guide us and do not have to extemporize, we feel better able to handle life. Amy Vanderbilt Sayings: Ceremony is-really a protection, too, in times of emotional involvement, particularly at death. If we
In Hollywood, not to have an analyst is virtually an admission of failure ... Amy Vanderbilt Sayings: In Hollywood, not to have an analyst is virtually an admission of failure ...
Good manners have much to do with the emotions. To make them ring true, one must feel them, not merely exhibit them. Amy Vanderbilt Sayings: Good manners have much to do with the emotions. To make them ring true, one
Do not speak of repulsive matters at table. Amy Vanderbilt Sayings: Do not speak of repulsive matters at table.
Parents must get across the idea that "I love you always, but sometimes I do not love your behavior." Amy Vanderbilt Sayings: Parents must get across the idea that "I love you always, but sometimes I do
Only a great fool or a great genius is likely to flout all social grace with impunity, and neither one, doing so, makes the most comfortable companion. Amy Vanderbilt Sayings: Only a great fool or a great genius is likely to flout all social grace
The best-dressed women I know pay very little attention to the picayune aspects of fashion, but they have a sound understanding of style. Amy Vanderbilt Sayings: The best-dressed women I know pay very little attention to the picayune aspects of fashion,
One face to the world, another at home - makes for misery. Amy Vanderbilt Sayings: One face to the world, another at home - makes for misery.
I have no use for people who exhibit manners. Amy Vanderbilt Sayings: I have no use for people who exhibit manners.
Everyone knows that a man can marry even if he reaches the age of 102, is penniless, and has all his facilities gone. There is always some woman willing to take a chance on him. Amy Vanderbilt Sayings: Everyone knows that a man can marry even if he reaches the age of 102,
The modern rule is that every woman should be her own chaperone. Amy Vanderbilt Sayings: The modern rule is that every woman should be her own chaperone.
When we learn to give thanks, we are learning to concentrate not on the bad things, but on the good things in our lives. Amy Vanderbilt Sayings: When we learn to give thanks, we are learning to concentrate not on the bad