It is better to speak the truth that hurts and then heals, than falsehood that comforts and then kills.There is an amazing truth about the human tongue; it takes three (3) years to learn how to use it, but takes a lifetime to learn when and where to use it. There are two important things to remember in life: to take care of our thoughts when we are alone, and take care of our words when we are with people, for many have fallen by the edge of the sword but not as many as by the tongue. Words and hearts should be handled with care for words when spoken and hearts when broken are the hardest things to repair.
For many years
I have learned that many people (I for one)
have been victims of unjust,
Kind words can be short and easy to
speak but their echoes are truly
Kind words can be short and easy to speak but their echoes are truly endless.-Mother Teresa
Wise men speak because they have something to say; fools because they have to say somethings. – Plato
Let us try hard to speak with conviction, humility and kindness; not with arrogance, egotism, pride and let us not hesitate to apologize whenever we hurt somebody with words. It’s the right thing to do.