Friday Wisdom – Be Polite

If you can’t be kind, at least have the decency to be vague.

More wisdom next week,
Andrew

About Andrew Reynolds

Born in California Did the school thing studying electronics, computers, release engineering and literary criticism. I work in the high tech world doing software release engineering Then I got prostate cancer Now I am a blogger and work in my wood shop doing scroll saw work and marquetry.
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34 Responses to Friday Wisdom – Be Polite

  1. Taruna says:

    Thank you
    I need to remember that..

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  2. Now there’s some useful advice. Probably best to just be vague as it seems even when you’re trying to be kind there are many people who just seem to be waiting to take offense these days. πŸ˜€

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  3. If you can’t be kind, at least have the decency to be vague, is a wonderful piece of wisdom. Thank you.

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  4. megdavisarts says:

    I enjoy your quips, glad you’re enjoying my Valentine Cards 😊

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  5. Sharifah says:

    Very wise. πŸ™‚

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  6. Debra says:

    Once again you’ve nailed it, Andrew! I think I’d like to hone this craft!

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  7. That’s really rather good and helpful advice. πŸ™‚

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  8. Hope says:

    Well said Andrew!! πŸ™‚

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  9. YAPCaB says:

    One of your best

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  10. GP Cox says:

    I think I’ll be using this one!! Thanks, Andrew.

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  11. dorannrule says:

    Profound words to remember.

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  12. Perfection. I shall repeat this one at the next extended family gathering! It’s time they learn the secret to getting along, politically speaking. πŸ˜‰

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  13. Words to live by, Andrew.

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  14. When I read the title immediately came to my mind that “polite” line from the movie “A fish called Wanda” that goes something like that:
    “I’m sorry old chap but I’m afraid I have to kill you”
    πŸ˜›

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  15. If you can’t dazzle them with brilliance, baffle them with BS.

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