The trouble with most of us,” someone once said, “is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.”That’s really true. Go ahead, ruin me.
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The truth is, we can work ruin by either extreme:
- Give nothing but compliments.
- Offer only criticism.
Words that compliment and words of criticism both strike like arrows, and they seldom miss their mark.
This is a great article on ChristianBlessings by Wayne Stiles. Would you ever think that compliments and praise could ruin a life just as negative comments and criticism can? Read the rest of this article to find out how.
To finish reading this article, please head over to http://www.waynestiles.com/compliments-and-criticism-the-difference-may-surprise-you/#more-4020
This article also appeared on http://ptl2010.com/2012/09/19/compliments-and-criticism-the-difference-may-surprise-you/
About the author: Greg is a strong believer in Jesus Christ and is also a political analyst and author. By day he is a self-employed non-emergency medical transport driver, as well as being an author and blogger. His articles are first published on TCP News and Inspirational Christian Blogs, and from there the articles are widely published on many well-known conservative websites. If you would like to republish his articles, please feel free to do so leaving all links intact and crediting the author and the website that the article appeared on.
Greg is the author of the newly released book: Spiritual Darkness is Destroying America and the Church
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