Before You SpeakBefore you speak, let your words pass through three gates. At the first gate, ask yourself, ‘Is it true?’ At the second ask, ‘Is it necessary?’ At the third gate ask ‘Is it kind? Rumi
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Check your arrogance at the door. Do not let it follow you inside. For our inner world must be humble if we are to find the peace we seek.
I need more grace than I thought. A little humility can shine the light on a lot of arrogance.
You need more help than you know. When does self-confidence move to arrogance, humility to pride? Woe is he who thinks he knows everything, whose eyes are veiled in self-righteousness, for he is blind to the mysteries of life, to … Continue reading
Some of these are based on the Biblical book of Solomon. #1 When a bird sees a trap set, it stays away. #2 Beware of those who sow discord. #3 Don’t talk too much for it fosters arrogance. Be sensible … Continue reading