Last guys don’t finish nice.
– Saul Alinsky
Well behaved women rarely make history.
– Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
In truth, politeness is artificial good humor, it covers the natural want of it, and ends by rendering habitual a substitute nearly equivalent to the real virtue.
– Thomas Jefferson
It is easy to be nice, even to an enemy – from lack of character.
– Dag Hammarskjold
A nice war is a war where everybody who is heroic is a hero, and everybody more or less is a hero in a nice war. Now this war is not at all a nice war.
– Gertrude Stein
I did not attend his funeral; but I wrote a nice letter saying I approved of it.
– Mark Twain
Be nice to people on your way up because you’ll meet them on your way down.
– Jimmy Durante
Too nice is neighbor’s fool.
– Dutch proverb