Village: The Village Inn

Discussing quote:

I wonder if it isn't just cowardice instead of generosity that makes us give tips.

Started by Jack avatar Jack

A very important reason for us to give tips is our cowardice? There are other reasons, like generosity!

Phaedrus avatarPhaedrus said:

Will Rogers was posing a rhetorical question to make us reflect whether, in the US culture, tips are offered with a spirit of goodwill and benevolence, or as an act of cowardice to avoid a scene of potential conflict.