CULTURAL

Home

Dos & Don'ts in Photos


Dos & Don'ts


catholic Don’t Forget Your Necktie When You Are Invested in Dignity
George Bush and Nicolas Sarkosy follow the 'casual revolution'


catholic Do Show Appreciation for the Gifts You Receive
The English royal couple shows us how to receive a gift


catholic Don't Pick Your Nose in Public
Hillary Clinton gives us a bad example


catholicDo Encourage Local Catholic Traditions
Prince Albert of Monaco endorses the Port Wine Makers Guild


catholicDon't Be Too Close to Animals
Queen Sofia experiences an embarrassing moment at the Zoo


catholicDo Pay Homage to Your Superior
Vanessa Redgrave kneels before Prince William


catholicDon't Eat Too Large a Portion at One Time
Angela Merkel shows us how we should not eat


catholicDo Wear Appropriate Mourning Clothes for a Funeral
Some helpful examples of deep and light mourning dress


catholicDon't Push Your Friend on His Derrière
The Duchess of Cornwall makes an enormous gaffe


catholicDo Pick Up an Object a Lady Accidentally Drops
King Carl Gustaf of Sweden gives the example of a perfect gentlemen


catholicDon't Use Mobile Devices when in the Company of Friends
Going online is discourteous to those present


catholicDo Visit Natives Properly Dressed
The visits of Queen Elizabeth II vs. those of Pope John Paul II


catholicDon't Show Your Thighs
The inconvenience of Michelle Obama's poses when she sits


catholicDo Use Opera Glasses when It Is Appropriate
An elegant complement to the Princesses of Denmark


catholic Don't Let your Enthusiasm Make You Neglect Good Customs
Princess Victoria of Sweden tests the strength of weather equipment


catholicDo Perform Willingly when You Are Asked
Princess Elisabeth of Belgium plays the piano for her family


catholicDon’t Try to Appear Younger than Your Age
The Duchess of Alba makes a pitiful figure


catholicDo Wear a Veil at Mass
Jacqueline Kennedy leaves the church dressed with distinction


catholic Don't Wear Short Skirts in the Military
A West Point cadet transgresses rules of discipline and morals


catholicDo Dress up Your Children for Ceremonies
Viscount Lynley enforces the good rules for his children


catholicDon't Put Your Feet on the Furniture
President Barack Obama sets a very bad precedent


catholicDo Dress Your Daughters with Dignity
The Princesses of Belgium have an interesting discussion


catholicDon't Wear Pants in the Presence of the Pope
Angela Merkel scorns the protocol upon receiving the Pope in Germany


catholicDo Kiss the Hand of the Pope
King Juan Carlos of Spain pays a homage of respect and submission


catholicDon't Wear Extravagant Colors in Your Dresses
Michelle Obama provides an example of what not to do


catholicDo Teach Good Manners to Children
Etiquette classes on how to greet Prince William and Princess Catherine


catholicDon't Accept Drinking Challenges
Hillary Clinton tries to prove she can drink like a man


catholicDo Use a Fan in Hot Weather
Princess Mathilde of Belgium chooses an elegant way to cool herself


catholicDon't Put Your Fingers in Your Mouth
Historian David Irving displays a disgusting humor


catholicDo Pay Attention to What Your Hosts Show You
King Albert II of Belgium teaches us how to be good guests


catholicDon't Cover Your Mouth when Whispering
Nicolas Sarkozy shows us what should be avoided


catholicDo Smile Discreetly in Public
Good example at the birthday celebration of King Karl Gustav


catholicDon't Fix Your Make-up in Public
Queen Sylvia of Sweden gives bad example at a formal banquet


catholicDo Cover Your Mouth when Yawning
Princess Claire of Belgium teaches her daughter good manners


catholicDon't Embrace the Queen
Michele Obama makes another glaring breach of protocol


catholicDo Pick up Objects Dropped by Ladies
Prince Frederik of Denmark gives a good example


catholicDon't Kiss Animals
Doing so degrades a man to the level of an animal


catholicDo Wear Dignified Clothing even on Casual Occasions
Prince Philip and the Kennedys giving good example at casual functions


catholicDon't Wear Shorts in Air Force One
Michele Obama offends the dignity of all Americans she should represent


catholicDo Light the Cigarettes of Your Friends
Prince Frederik of Denmark performs this courtesy regularly


catholicDon't Make Grimaces in Public
Senator John McCain loosing his composure


catholicDo Dress Your Children Well
Not so long ago the average American family dressed with dignity


catholicDon't Stand on Tables
Mrs. Betty Ford poses on a White House meeting table


catholicDo Keep Your Jacket Buttoned
Prince Charles of Wales sets good example at the farmers' market


catholicDon't Sit on the Steps
Richard Nixon takes a ridiculous position in the White House garden


catholicDo Kiss the Hand of Ladies
Paul Newman returns to a gallantry that is always well received by ladies


catholicDon't Take off Your Shoes in Public
Princess Beatrix of York gives a bad public example


catholicDo Protect Ladies from the Rain
Prince Felipe of Spain demonstrates how to be a gentleman




Cultural  |  Home  |  Books  |  CDs  |  Search  |  Contact Us  |  Donate

Tradition in Action
© 2002-   Tradition in Action, Inc.    All Rights Reserved