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What’s the best advice I could EVER give you?
It’s that simple.
Don’t be a jerk.
I have encountered many, many. many nice people.
But I’ve also encountered quite a few jerks.
Part of me wants to remember the jerks and repeatedly call them out as jerks.
But to do that actually makes me somewhat of a jerk too.
And it takes away the focus from what I believe we are called to do.
We are called to love.
To build relationships.
To to be a friend to others.
Jerks don’t have friends. They have people who use them for things (and aren’t real friends).
Sure, when someone is a jerk to you, it’s easy to want to be a jerk back.
But it is better to either say something nice or to say NOTHING at all.
If you want to make a positive difference in the world, you must ALWAYS start with one thing:
What is the best advice you could give someone?