When we were young, our parents reminded us to say it.
Today, many people in our culture seem unwilling or unable to say it.
Some people even feel that only genuine wimps or old fogies will say it.
But, true, competent professionals consistently illustrate the relevance of polite behavior by saying both “please” and “thank you.”
The Moore-Wilson Sigaling Report—Vol. 4 No. 4 for July/August 1992