Choose silence of all virtues, for by it you hear other men’s imperfections, and conceal your own.
George Bernard Shaw
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Why, except as a means of livelihood, a man should desire to act on the stage when he has the whole world to act in, is not clear to me.
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Forget and forgive. This is not difficult when properly understood. It means forget inconvenient duties, then forgive yourself for forgetting. By rigid practice and stern determination, it comes easy.
I’m taking more time to listen to myself. It’s allowed me to be an aggressive bad ass, calling it as I see it
As for doing good; that is one of the professions which is full. Moreover I have tried it fairly and, strange as it may seem, am satisfied that it does not agree with my constitution.
One ought never to turn one’s back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never!
For a crowd is not company; and faces are but a gallery of pictures; and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love.