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Childhood Teachable Moments With 3 Simple Sayings

By Stephen C. Schultz


These are some sayings I remember hearing as a kid. They have always stuck with me. I have shared these sayings with my own kids...I hope you do the same! "Truth" is rarely complicated and seldom verbose.



"Keep in mind that when you are throwing dirt...you are losing ground!" ~ Anonymous

"When I asked Martha to tell me about Mary...I found out more about Martha than I did Mary!" ~ Anonymous

"If your lips can keep from slips,
Five things observe with care:
To whom you speak; of whom you speak;
And how, and when, and where."
~William Edward Norris

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