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Annie Randall White
“Courtesy should begin at home, like charity, but neither should end there.”
“An occasional pun can be forgiven, in good society, but the man or woman who makes one on every other word is a nuisance, and the soul will rise up in arms against the infliction.”
“It is no longer a supposition, but is a fixed fact, that the excessive use of tobacco in any form is detrimental to the health.”
“Do not whistle in the street cars or in a room, or in the elevator or in fact anywhere when you are in the presence of others. There are professionals who make their living by whistling. You are not one of those.”