Far Less Satisfying…

…but still true.

Once the error has been made, your theme changes radically: it’s definitely not to stress how wise you were to foresee the catastrophe.  It’s rather to use your gifts to lessen the consequences of the mishap and help [him] not to lose face….

Objectively, there’s very little sense in ever saying, “I told you so,” because by the time you say it, the culprit knows it full well himself.

– Alice von Hildebrand, By Love Refined


One thought on “Far Less Satisfying…

  1. Sue Klejeski says:

    Brilliant, and exactly the standard we want others to use with us.

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