One of my new year’s resolutions was to:
2- Be careful of what I say and how I say it. Words can have irreversible impacts on others and I sometimes seem to shoot from the hip without giving it a second glance. People deserve better, I can do better.
So this seemed quite fitting (from the Ripples Project):
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
-Howard W. Newton, submitted by Linn W., Milwaukee WI
cautiously to your rivals, and
with dignity to everyone else.
There is always time to utter a word,
and never time to take it back…
-Baltasar Gracian, submitted by Samantha T., Milwaukee WI