Amy Vanderbilt - Quotes

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Good manners have much to do with the emotions. To make them ring true, one must feel them, not merely exhibit them. ---->>>

The modern rule is that every woman should be her own chaperone. ---->>>

I am a journalist in the field of etiquette. I try to find out what the most genteel people regularly do, what traditions they have discarded, what compromises they have made. ---->>>

We must learn which ceremonies may be breached occasionally at our convenience and which ones may never be if we are to live pleasantly with our fellow man. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 07-22, 1908
Birthplace: Staten Island, New York, U.S.
Die: 12-27, 1974
Occupation: Author

Amy Vanderbilt (July 22, 1908 – December 27, 1974) was an American authority on etiquette. In 1952 she published the best-selling book Amy Vanderbilt's Complete Book of Etiquette. The book, later retitled Amy Vanderbilt's Etiquette, has been updated and is still in circulation. The most recent edition (ISBN 0-385-41342-4) was edited by Nancy Tuckerman and Nancy Dunnan (wikipedia)