A Moments Wisdom
–People often blame who they are on the circumstances around them. The people who get on in the world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and if they can’t find them, they make them.
–Our first words every morning should be “Here and I, send me.”
–What a father says to his children is not heard by the world, but will be heard by posterity.
–Tact is the art of lighting a fire under others without making their blood boil.
–Don’t judge and criticize your wife for her weaknesses. If she didn’t have them, the chances are she wouldn’t have married you.
–If you look for truth, you may find comfort in the end. If you look for comfort, you will get neither comfort nor truth.
–When offering helpful advice, make it a small helping.
–Advice is like mushrooms; the wrong kind can be fatal.
–A bit of advice about giving advice; say nothing often.
–No one gives advice with more enthusiasm than an ignorant person.