The Powerful Word of the Month is Courtesy!
“Courtesies cannot be borrowed like snow shovels; you must have some of your own.” –John Wannamaker
“Clothes and manners do not make the man; but, when he is made, they greatly improve his appearance.” –Henry Ward Beecher
“Courteous acts take a minute of time and make a lifetime of impact.” –Dr. R0byn Silverman
“Life is not so short but that there is always time for courtesy.” –Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use.” –Emily Post
“The hardest job kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any.” –Fred Astaire
“No one is too big to be courteous, but some are too little” –Unknown
Do you feel that courtesy is still valued in our society?
How is courtesy valued in your own family?
What are the most important aspects of courtesy that you would like your children to adopt?
We will be working on courtesy all month at your Powerful Words Member School. Please keep us updated on how your children are showing courtesy at home, at school, and out in the community!
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