|C.N. Douglas, comp. Forty Thousand Quotations: Prose and Poetical. 1917.|
| Neatness is a crowning grace of womanhood.|
| We must be neat; not neat, but cleanly.|
| As a general thing, an individual who is neat in his person is neat in his morals.|
H. W. Shaw.
| We must avoid fastidiousness; neatness, when it is moderate, is a virtue; but when it is carried to an extreme, it narrows the mind.|