George Washington's rules of civility & decent behaviour in company and conversation

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Mount Vernon Ladies' Association, 1989 - Biography & Autobiography - 61 pages
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At the age of 14, George Washington translated and copied down a list of 110 French maxims on civility and decent behavior. Reading these, I'm willing to bet that Washington would be appalled at the ... Read full review

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A quick and interesting little collection of aphorisms on courtesy and respect by George Washington. He wrote this when he was 14 years old, and these maxims are not original, but selected by ... Read full review

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