Great Throughts Treasury

A database of quotes

Incivility

"Scurrility has no object in view but incivility; if it is uttered from feelings of petulance, it is mere abuse; if it is spoken in a joking manner, it may be considered raillery." - Cicero, fully Marcus Tullius Cicero, anglicized as Tully NULL

"The Arrogant man is one who will say to a person who is in a hurry that he will see him after dinner when he is taking his walk." - Theophrastus NULL