A dialogue between two friends about the importance of good manners
Kashif: Good manners are very essential both for the boys and girls.
Saba: These do not cost anything but are valuable for social relations with others.
K: Good manners help a person in winning friends and admiration.
S: I firmly believe that good manners make a person civilized and cultured.
K: A person without manners will always remain savage and uncivilized.
S: It is very necessary that children should be taught good manners. III-mannered children bring bad name to their parents.
K: Sometimes even children belonging to rich families do not possess good manners.
S: Therefore, it is very necessary that parents and teachers should teach good manners to the young children.
K: Good manners are based on courtesy and politeness.
S: Use of polite word like ''Thank you''. Please, Sorry, etc. can create a very good impression on others.
K: Although these cost nothing yet they have a favourable impression on others.
S: Even when you have to say No, to other persons we should say it in a very polite manner, so that their feelings are not hurt.
K: We should always respect the feelings and opinions of other people.
S: We should neither criticize their religion nor point out their personal defects.
K: While talking to others we should also be good listeners.
S: While sneezing or coughing, we should always put the handkerchief on our nose or mouth.
K: We should also show consideration to our elders, ladies and the sick persons.
S: Similarly, we should not brag about our achievements in the company of others.
K: Great men are always humble and simple.
S: We should not be jealous of the achievements of others. Nor should we criticize a person in his absence.
K: Good bye.
S: Bye, bye.