You could push people away, past their limits, even accidentally, and then it was just too late to get them back
You can’t lead people if you aren’t going to focus on what’s relevant to you and them. Don’t worry about who is and who is not watching you. Consider what you have to watch.
Never live at the mercy of people because they can run out of mercy when you needed them the most.
In your 20’s and 30’s, you worry about what other people think. In your 40’s and 50’s you stop worrying about what other people think. Finally in your 60’s and 70’s, you realize they were never thinking about you in the first place!
Don’t you know that most people take most things because that’s what’s given them, and they have no opinion whatever? Do you wish to be guided by what they expect you to think they think or by your own judgment?
People with looks are lovely. People with brains are witty. People with cash are wealthy. But people with God are truly happy.
Qui me amat, amet et canem meum. (Who loves me will love my dog also.)
Very few people realize how dangerous the indoor environment can be to long term health.
Sometimes you have to love people from a distance and give them the space and time to get their minds right before you let them back into your life.
Nobody will ever tell you who praised you but everybody would like to be the first to tell you who criticized you.