16 Unspoken Rules of Courtesy Everyone Should Obey

The title is pretty accurate, but we have another suggestion. Or…how to earn good karma points by not being a completely selfish little sh*t. Yup, people should be more nice to each other, that’s a given, so the article below will outline some of the unspoken rules or courtesy that everyone ( YES EVERYONE ) should obey. 

If everyone will do this, our world will be a little bit nicer don’t you think. And the best part about these so called rules, is that it takes no effort really to do them. You just need to care a little bit more about the people around you and not be a little shit! Check them out.

1. If someone buys you a coffee

Or any other drink, snack, food etc, you should return the favor within a week or so, if you don’t get around to it by that time, get them a small treat and leave them it by the desk

Rules of Courtesy 1

2. Don’t be stingy with the amount of alcohol you bring to a party

If you plan to consume, don’t be the guy who brought a six pack of beers and drink all the premium stuff others got

Rules of Courtesy 2

3. Turn the volume down

If you are sharing a video with a friend or playing a game in public, turn the volume down or use headphones

Rules of Courtesy 3

4. When you borrow money from a friend

Pay them back as soon as possible, it doesn’t matter the amount, don’t assume they don’t need it, never make them ask you for it

Rules of Courtesy 4

5. Return your damn shopping cart to its place

It’s not that fu*king hard!

Rules of Courtesy 5

6. Always leave the last piece

of something to the person who bought it, unless they really insist they won’t eat it

Rules of Courtesy 6

7. If you ask your friends to help you with something

Mooving, yard work or whatever, you feed them as payment

Rules of Courtesy 7

8. If you stay the night at someone’s house

Make the bed before you leave, regardless if they plan to wash the blankets or not

Rules of Courtesy 8

9. When you are done pumping gas in your car

and you need to go in the store for any reason, move the car to the parking spots and don’t take up a pump

Rules of Courtesy 9

10. When you borrow someone’s car

return it with a full tank of gas, or at least fill it up more than what you got it as a way to saying thank you

Rules of Courtesy 10

11. When someone else cooks for you

offer to help with the dishes

Rules of Courtesy 11

12. Pick up after yourself

don’t litter, make sure to leave things better than you found them

Rules of Courtesy 12

13. If someone gives you space

or the right of way on the road, wave to them as a sign of thank you

Rules of Courtesy 13

14. Do not enter an intersection

unless you can clear it completely before you stop

Rules of Courtesy 14

15. Don’t use speaker phone to have a 2 person call

unless your hands are tied and you are unable to hold the phone, this is really rude

Rules of Courtesy 15

16. Don’t let your arguments escalate in public

if you feel you can’t control your language or volume then go somewhere else where to continue where other people won’t feel uncomfortable

Rules of Courtesy 16

Source: Imgur


Awesome Daily Staff

One of our many staff writers who preferred to keep his privacy. We have a team of writers and contributors that publish content from time to time writing about entertainment, food and more.

Read all posts from Awesome Daily Staff