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George says…

  • <div class="lw_blurbs_title">19th</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> Let your Countenance be pleasant but in Serious Matters Somewhat grave.</p></div>
  • <div class="lw_blurbs_title">38th</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> In visiting the Sick, do not Presently play the Physician if you be not Knowing therein.</p></div>
  • <div class="lw_blurbs_title">39th</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> In writing or Speaking, give to every Person his due Title According to his Degree & the Custom of the Place.</p></div>
  • <div class="lw_blurbs_title">82nd</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> Undertake not what you cannot perform but be careful to keep your promise.</p></div>
  • <div class="lw_blurbs_title">63rd</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> A Man ought not to value himself of his Achievements, or rare Qualities of wit; much less of his riches Virtue or Kindred.</p></div>
  • <div class="lw_blurbs_title">28th</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> If any one come to Speak to you while you are Sitting Stand up though he be your Inferior, and when you Present Seats let it be to every one according to his Degree.</p></div>
  • <div class="lw_blurbs_title">29th</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> When you meet with one of Greater Quality than yourself, Stop, and retire especially if it be at a Door or any Straight place to give way for him to Pass.</p></div>
  • <div class="lw_blurbs_title">14th</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> Turn not your Back to others especially in Speaking, Jog not the Table or Desk on which Another reads or writes, lean not upon any one.</p></div>
  • <div class="lw_blurbs_title">73rd</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> Think before you Speak pronounce not imperfectly nor bring out your Words too hastily but orderly & distinctly.</p></div>
  • <div class="lw_blurbs_title">17th</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> Be no Flatterer, neither Play with any that delights not to be Played Withal.</p></div>
  • <div class="lw_blurbs_title">44th</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> When a man does all he can though it Succeeds not well blame not him that did it.</p></div>
  • <div class="lw_blurbs_title">80th</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> Be not Tedious in Discourse or in reading unless you find the Company pleased therewith.</p></div>
  • <div class="lw_blurbs_title">54th</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> Play not the Peacock, looking everywhere about you, to See if you be well Decked, if your Shoes fit well if your Stockings sit neatly, and Clothes handsomely.</p></div>
  • <div class="lw_blurbs_title">25th</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> Superfluous Compliments and all Affectation of Ceremony are to be avoided, yet where due they are not to be Neglected.</p></div>
  • <div class="lw_blurbs_title">23rd</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> When you see a Crime punished, you may be inwardly Pleased; but always show Pity to the Suffering Offender.</p></div>