Rules for Civilized Behavior is an outline and a guide to discovering the answers to questions that plague us everyday. Why do people lie? Why do people profess to love a person, then proceed to treat that person shabbily? What is the process by which we can become a civil, decent, happy people? The Author has spent a lifetime pursuing answers to these questins, and more, as an avocation, the pursuit has been relentless, the answers so simple, logical, and self-empowering.