Honor the Virtuous First – Then Save the Bad

“Take care lest perchance you fall into the mistake of thinking to gain more by being merciful than by being just; for to pardon him too easily that has transgressed is to wrong him that transgresses not.” ~ Baldassarre Castiglione

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Tails!

When you need to make a hard decision, flip a coin. Why? Because when that coin is in the air you suddenly know what your hoping for.:

Never Stop Re-Thinking The Answer

“Once you’ve decided that something’s absolutely true, you’ve closed your mind on it, and a closed mind doesn’t go anywhere. Question everything. That’s what education’s all about.”

*David Eddings

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Appropriate Listening

What I Tell My Ethics Students

“It’s the questions we can’t answer that teach us the most. They teach us how to think. If you give a man an answer, all he gains is a little fact. But give him a question and he’ll look for his own answers.”

~ Patrick Rothfuss

Size of the Weakness Makes no Difference

“In war, the soldier who moves back 50 steps has no right to laugh at the one who moves back 100 steps.” – Chinese Saying

And it Really, Really Sucks

Argument

Nothing sucks more than that moment during an argument when you realize you’re wrong.

~ Anonymous