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Friendly

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About Polite

Being a nice person is about courtesy: you're friendly, polite, agreeable, and accommodating. When people believe they have to be nice in order to give, they fail to set boundaries, rarely say no, and become pushovers, letting others walk all over them.

- Adam Grant

Polite Agreeable

Agreeable people are warm and friendly. They're nice; they're polite. You find a lot of them in Canada.

- Adam Grant

Country Liver

Scotland is a picturesque country where the people are friendly yet completely incomprehensible. Also, the national delicacy is a sheep's stomach filled with its liver, lungs, and heart.

- Adam Schlesinger

News Read

Sometimes we read or hear too much news that makes us fearful or suspicious of others. We can forget that most of the people that we know, or at least encounter regularly, are decent and friendly.

- Adrienne Clarkson

Through Very

Seattle's support system got me through those early, difficult years. It was a very funky, very friendly, very relaxed place that had it all for a writer.

- Alan Furst

Reason Reliably

There's no good reason that reliably liberal states should be electing senators as friendly to Wall Street as Cory Booker.

- Alex Pareene

Going Had

The most climate friendly trip we are ever going to take is the trip we never had to take because we were close to what we wanted.

- Alex Steffen

Happy Which

I've met a lot of really friendly people who are incredibly happy for me, which is really flattering and humbling.

- Allison Tolman

Think I Think

I think it's the easiest thing in the world to be friendly and say 'please' and 'thank you.' I try and remember it and use it.

- Amber Le Bon

Some Turned

Some fast fashion companies do amazing environmentally friendly capsule collections, but wouldn't it be great if one of these companies just turned around and said everything they produced was?

- Amber Valletta

Blank Had

In 2012, I received a phone call from the family of Arsala Rahmani, the Afghan senator with whom I'd become friendly. That morning, a gunman had pulled up alongside Rahmani's vehicle, idling in a crowded intersection, and shot him point blank.

- Anand Gopal

Embrace Obama

Mrs. Obama has a hug - a sincere and friendly embrace - that has become familiar to countless supporters from coast to coast. And when she talks to you, she focuses all her calm attention on your face.

- Andre Leon Talley

Away Very

My husband and I were very addicted to our Nespresso coffee maker. It's incredibly un-eco friendly. Not only is the coffee not organic, you're using these pods where there is no way to recycle them. We gave it away to someone who didn't mind.

- Anna Getty

Looking Back Been

Ireland is a series of stories that have been told to us, starting with the Irish Celtic national revival. I never believed in 'Old Ireland.' It has been made all of kitsch by the diaspora, looking back and deciding what Ireland is. Yes, it is green. Yes, it is friendly. I can't think of anything else for definite.

- Anne Enright

Shy Still

When I meet people for the first time, I'm friendly but shy. I'm much less outwardly nervous than I used to be, but I still get anxious sometimes.

- Anne Hathaway

Too Clue

The clue to book jacket photography is to look friendly and approachable, but not too glamorous.

- Antonia Fraser

Same Judgments

Our judgments when we are pleased and friendly are not the same as when we are pained and hostile.

- Aristotle

Some Very

Some of my colleagues I have the most differences with in decisions are ones with whom I have a very friendly relationship. You have to be able to step back and look at the issues and your colleagues.

- Charles T. Canady

Race Shall

When the mother of the race is free, we shall have a better world, by the easy right of birth and by the calm, slow, friendly forces of evolution.

- Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Very Socialist

I'm a very friendly socialist.

- China Mieville

Love I Love

I love John Stamos. John's a really friendly, cool dude.

- Chord Overstreet

Outgoing Very

I'd say that I'm a very friendly, outgoing, happy person who just wants to make the people around me happy.

- Cindy Busby

School Everybody

Everybody at school knew who I was because I'm just a really friendly person.

- Corbin Bleu

Professional Used

You used to be able to just call people. You didn't have to be on someone's calendar to have a phone conversation. The telephone was an important and valuable domain of communication, both for casual, friendly chats and for professional exchanges of ideas and information. But no more.

- Dan Pallotta

Wasting Fulfilled

If you have an impossible dream, a dream that cannot be fulfilled, the friendly thing for me to do is to put a stop to you wasting your life at it.

- Danny Bonaduce

New Everyone

In New York there isn't that weird palpable competitive thing where it's friendly but everyone isn't trying to top one another with jokes when you're just hanging around.

- David Cross

Tell Reasons

My son died from cancer. My granddaughter died from cancer. I have a lot of reasons to think that reality is not a friendly neighborhood. And the stories that I tell distract me, and if I do the job right, they distract people from things that are happening to them that they wish had never happened.

- David Morrell

Hats Bucks

The Italians always made good wine, but you had the impression they were friendly guys in straw hats running family vineyards with slaves or something so that the vino was never more than ten bucks a bottle.

- Joe Bob Briggs

Suffering Part

Football is not about suffering. It's about enjoyment. Control the ball, be friendly with it, try to attack, try to score goals. Of course defending is part of it, but you can defend in a lot of ways.

- Johan Cruyff

Here Romney

When Governor Romney was out here, I told him, I said, 'we are following the formula of streamlining regulations, being job creating friendly, balancing budgets, cutting taxes, and, you know, using common sense. And if you get to be president, we are going to do more of that.'

- John Kasich

Language Around

As languages go, English is pretty user friendly. If you look at a tiny language spoken somewhere that most of us have never heard of, chances are it's going to be so complicated that you have a hard time imagining how people can walk around speaking it without having a stroke.

- John McWhorter

Confident Long

Justice Rehnquist was friendly and unpretentious. He wore scuffed Hush Puppy shoes. That was my first lesson. Clothes do not make the man. The Justice sported long sideburns and Buddy Holly glasses long after they were fashionable. And he wore loud ties that I am confident were never fashionable.

- John Roberts

Running Our

Underneath our nice, friendly facades there is great unease. If I were to scratch below the surface of anyone I would find fear, pain, and anxiety running amok. We all have ways to cover them up. We overeat, over-drink, overwork; we watch too much television.

- Joko Beck

Like Old

It's not like the old competition that you had between Leno and Letterman. It's a friendly competition between Fallon and Stephen.

- Jon Batiste

Occasion Enforced

This Government has found occasion to express, in a friendly spirit, but with much earnestness, to the Government of the Czar, its serious concern because of the harsh measures now being enforced against the Hebrews in Russia.

- Benjamin Harrison

Watches Quick

The moment one accosts a stranger or is accosted by him is above all in this life the moment of drama... Whoever we meet watches us intently at the quick, strange moment of meeting, to see whether we are disposed to be friendly.

- Haniel Long

Rather Wide

The secret of happiness is this: let your interests be as wide as possible, and let your reactions to the things and persons that interest you be as far as possible friendly rather than hostile.

- Bertrand Russell

Old Frames

I won't lock my doors or bar them either if any of the old coots in the pictures out in the hall want to come out of their frames for a friendly chat.

- Bess Truman

More Them

The less friendly your relationship is on camera, the more useful it is to be friends with them off camera.

- Harry Lloyd

Big Wider

Roads get wider and busier and less friendly to pedestrians. And all of the development based around cars, like big sprawling shopping malls. Everything seems to be designed for the benefit of the automobile and not the benefit of the human being.

- Bill Bryson

Big Very

First of all, I'm a Midwesterner, being from Kansas, and Chicago is basically a big Midwestern cow town. It was built from the stockyards, and everyone is very friendly, and it's at the edge of the tallgrass prairie. There's just a good feel to it.

- Bill Kurtis

Knowing Like

I like feeling at home and knowing people. I like talking about ideas and being friendly.

- Billy Childish

Think Irish

You think the Welsh are friendly, but the Irish are fabulous.

- Bonnie Tyler

Area Bought

We stay in U2's hotel. They bought a hotel, The Clarence, a nice place and it's in an area where everything's happening, so many fantastic restaurants and bars and the people are so friendly.

- Bonnie Tyler

Boston Place

It's different from Liverpool. Boston seems to be a friendly place.

- Ian Rush

Doing Sign

If a guy's talking to you at a club and you're having a long conversation, and then one of your friends comes up and he automatically devotes his attention to her, that's always a sign to look for. They're not always just doing it 'cause they're being 'friendly.' They want to look for somebody new.

- Brody Jenner

Change Surrounded

There are so many opportunities to see the sun go down in the evening and the sun come up in the morning. The colors change on the trees, on the snow. I'm surrounded by people who are friendly and helpful.

- Burt Shavitz

I Think Very

Yellow's more like, I'm not trying to be this sexy vixen or anything, obviously. I'm a very friendly person, and I literally do just want to be your friend. I think all of that is wrapped up in yellow. It seems to work. I like being in it.

- Cam

Taste Fragrant

The sweet quality is set opposite to the bitter, and is a gracious, amiable, blessed and pleasant quality, a refreshing of the life, an allaying of the fierceness. It maketh all pleasant and friendly in every creature; it maketh the vegetables of the earth fragrant and of good taste, affording fair, yellow, white and ruddy colours.

- Jakob Bohme

Every Day Bomb

Accidents happen, whether they're car accidents, friendly fire, drug overdoses. Accidents happen, and they're tragic. It's like a bomb that goes off and pieces of shrapnel rip into the flesh of the family. It's the families that need the compassion, because everywhere they walk, every day, someone reminds them of their loss.

- James Belushi

Texas Here

Here in California, a lot of people are just kinda rude, and they're really impatient, especially on the freeways and stuff. And in Texas it's not like that. Here, it's kinda like a 'dog eat dog' world. But in Texas, it's really friendly. And all my family is in Texas, so we would visit family more if we lived in Texas.

- Cayden Boyd

Other Stating

I have great satisfaction in stating that our relations with France, Russia, and other powers continue on the most friendly basis.

- James Monroe

Anymore Then

A lawyer is never entirely comfortable with a friendly divorce, anymore than a good mortician wants to finish his job and then have the patient sit up on the table.

- Jean Kerr

Warm Member

Ford was warm and friendly. He wouldn't embarrass a Cabinet member.

- Earl Butz

About Ever

Sigourney Weaver was one of the nicest lady actors I have ever met. So friendly about everything.

- Jeremy Howard

Believe Big

I always believe in buying things locally; anything locally made is a big plus, along with organic materials. I try really hard to do that, and brands really pop out to me if I know they're trying to be environmentally friendly.

- Jessica Hart

Age Looks

At 19, everything is possible and tomorrow looks friendly.

- Jim Bishop

Love Wit

Roosevelt's humor was broad, his manner friendly. Of wit there was little; of philosophy, none. What did he possess? Intuition, inspiration, love of adventure.

- Emanuel Celler

Prove Your

Sure, it's fun to chat with people with interesting backgrounds who seem to have a passion for your company. But a job interview is not a friendly chat. You need to determine whether candidates, can they really do the job. So ask them to prove it.

- Kathryn Minshew

New Very

I'm very friendly or whatever, but I would hardly say that I'm that cookie-cutter. I don't live in L.A. or New York. I live in Texas, and I go to hole-in-the-wall bars, so there's no paparazzi there.

- Kelly Clarkson

Over Other

Soldiers and peasants lived together on friendly terms; they knew each other and their everyday routines, and trusted each other; they shook their heads together over the war.

- Ernst Toller

Country Feel

When you move from a different country, it takes a while to make friends. I found myself being lonely a lot at first. In New Delhi, I had all my family. But Portland is one of those cities you can immerse yourself in and feel comfortable. People are so friendly.

- Kunal Nayyar

Think I Think

I think I'm being friendly with someone and I'll sit in their lap. They think I'm flirting with them.

- Kylie Minogue

Advice Some

The arguments in the Brexit vote and in the American presidential campaign are about the same. In a friendly way, may I also give some advice to the American people to make the right choice when the moment comes.

- Francois Hollande

Eiffel Tower Very

Although the French were very friendly and helpful. On one location we were to film at the top of the Eiffel Tower but we couldn't, as it was so misty with four inches of snow on the ground. We couldn't see a thing but we finally got it done.

- Lalla Ward

Tell Stories

I tell 'Hansel and Gretel' stories about heroic children who are lost in a world that seems friendly at first, and then isn't.

- Laura Amy Schlitz

Know Closet

I know I seem really friendly, but I'm a closet introvert.

- Lauren Myracle

Advantage Take

We try to be real nice and friendly to people, but sometimes they take advantage of that.

- Layne Staley

Play Part

I visited a Child Friendly Space where children take part in structured play and development activities in a safe environment. These are designed to develop their cognitive ability as well as address their psychosocial needs. As I watched them sing songs and take part in games, it struck me that these kids could be anywhere in the world.

- Gemma Chan

World Whether

On the whole, the world was friendly. It chiefly depended on whether one were good or not.

- Georg Brandes

Reasons Very

Friends are very important to me, and I have always had many of them. There are probably many reasons why this is so, but two seem to me more valid than any of the others I am a naturally friendly person, and I hate to be alone.

- Georg Solti

Street Before

The street to obscurity is paved with athletes who can perform great feats before friendly crowds.

- George Allen, Sr.

Mountains Rivers

China and India are close neighbours linked by mountains and rivers and the Chinese and Indian peoples have enjoyed friendly exchanges for thousands of years.

- Li Peng

South Asia

We have reiterated on many occasions that China wishes to establish and develop long-term, good-neighbourly and friendly relations with all countries in south Asia.

- Li Peng

Very Glasgow

Glasgow's really friendly, with this impressive mix of real solidarity and identity that's very personal.

- George MacKay

Beauty Strong

People probably think I'm cute because I have dimples and am friendly and always smiling. But beauty is different. In Chinese, people say I have chi ze, which means aura or a strong sense of presentation. It's not about my look.

- Liu Wen

Love Slight

A slight touch of friendly malice and amusement towards those we love keeps our affections for them from turning flat.

- Logan Pearsall Smith

Country Happen

This is the most terrible thing that can happen in a friendly country if Thai people have to escape from the backdoor of an embassy.

- Thaksin Shinawatra

I Think About

Howie Mandel is my favorite. He's so friendly, and he's a family man. For a lot of celebrities, to keep a genuineness about them, I think, can be tough, but he really seems to work hard to do that.

- Theo Von

Love Lover

It was a struggle treating Claude Rains as my lover, but we were friendly. It was no great love affair.

- Gloria Stuart

Honour Another

How friendly all men would be one with another, if no regard were paid to honour and money! I believe it would be a remedy for everything.

- Saint Teresa of Avila

Very Prefer

In business, in the music world, people know that I can be very friendly and warm but that, after a certain moment, the business is closed. I like to be alone: in order to concentrate on my work, the social life does not exist. It has never existed for me, really. I have chosen instead the working life because I prefer that.

- Pierre Boulez

Waiting India

The world is waiting for us, the world wants to engage with us, the world wants to be friendly with us, the world wants to be our partner in prosperity, and the world admires India in many ways.

- Salman Khurshid

Start Like

Many men start being friendly with women because they are trying to seduce them. I'm not trying to seduce them. I just like hanging out with them.

- Salman Rushdie

Work Church

It is now for the Catholic Church to bend herself to her work with calmness and generosity. It is for you to observe her with renewed and friendly attention.

- Pope John XXIII

I Believe The

Homosexual advocates try to argue that businesses are leery of locating in towns that aren't friendly to homosexuals. I believe the opposite is truer.

- Greg Gianforte

Ranger Instance

The removal of the British after the American Revolution opened the floodgates of paramilitary ranger power. For instance, in 1786, ranger units, including one that included Daniel Boone, attacked a number of friendly Shawnee towns along the Mad River.

- Greg Grandin

Ice Taste

My first job was scooping ice cream at Friendly's in Albany, New York. I hated the work, most of my colleagues, and the uniform, and I more or less lost my taste for ice cream permanently.

- Gregory Maguire

New People Same

As a person, I'm pretty much the same except that I've come to terms with who my real friends and supporters are. I don't get particularly friendly with new people at first go.

- Sanjay Dutt

Love Accessible

The magazine, the daytime show, we've always tried to write affordable, accessible. Those are key words for us, and I do mean us, a huge staff of people at the magazine who love to cook affordable, friendly food that helps families eat better for less.

- Rachael Ray

Voice Small Town

I had a small-town life - I worked at the local McDonald's for three years. I'm not sure why they kept me: I am something of a daydreamer and a dawdler, so they would only let me be the 'friendly voice' that greeted you when you entered the restaurant.

- Rachel McAdams

Enjoy Over

Socrates' fame spread all over Greece, and the most respected and educated men from all around came to him, in order to enjoy his friendly company and instruction.

- Moses Mendelssohn

Love Been

I would love to be a guys' girl, but they always end up falling in love with me, so I'm a girls' girl instead. I've tried having friendly relationships with men, but it ends up being impossible, and I've been around the block too many times not to see it coming.

- Nadine Velazquez

Choose Other

Nobody is accidentally in Alaska. The people who are in Alaska are there because they choose to be, so they've sort of got a real frontier ethic. The people are incredibly friendly, interesting, smart people - but they also stay out of each other's business.

- Marcus Sakey

Pretty Person

I'm generally a pretty friendly person.

- Rashida Jones

Rock Star Works

Ritesh Deshmukh is rock star. He has a lovely family. He works so hard, and he's a great actor. He's funny, friendly, doesn't have an ego, and is so nice to everyone. He's a fine professional, a good husband, and a good father. That's a rock star for me.

- Nargis Fakhri

More Meal

Customers are more friendly when they've had a meal.

- Tom Douglas

Sense Australian

The Australian fans are really friendly and personable; the sense of humour is a lot less dry than the English.

- Tom Hopper

Paradise Paid

It's a blessing to be paid to be in paradise. The Hawaiian people are so friendly.

- Rebecca Mader

Unequivocally

'The Cosby Show' was a show about black people that was fundamentally and unequivocally friendly to whiteness and to white people. The Huxtables had white friends.

- Rebecca Traister