Explain The Phrase 'When In Rome Do As The Romans Do'

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I do find Firestone’s “when in Rome do as the Romans do” philosophy appropriate to a certain extent. For example, if I happen to be in the middle of something going on while being there, that does not mean I have to immediately adopt their views. It is known while visiting a foreign culture or area, common decency and social courtesy should be acknowledged. Every culture has their own moral values and define what is right and wrong by social laws; however, this does not mean that one culture is any more right than another culture just because you do not agree with their moral values and beliefs. The phrase, “when in Rome do as the Romans do”, originally carried a more admonishing implication with it, which means you do not want to offend your
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