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George says…

  • <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">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">35th</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> Let your Discourse with Men of Business be Short and Comprehensive.</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">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">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">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">2nd</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> When in Company, put not your Hands to any Part of the Body, not usually Discovered.</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>
  • <div class="lw_blurbs_title">65th</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> Speak not injurious Words neither in Jest nor Earnest Scoff at none although they give Occasion.</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">50th</div><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><p> Be not hasty to believe flying Reports to the Disparagement of any.</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">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>