Gossip Quotes 50 to 70
Who brings a tale takes two away.
Gossip, it appears is a past time for many just like discussing the weather.
It leads nowhere and neither talking about others or talking about
the weather will change either.
Catherine Pulsifer, The Principles of Gossip
"If a person cannot keep her word on a small matter, it is for sure
she cannot be trusted with things that really count."
John Buttrick, Fighting Temptation
A lot of problems in the world would be solved if we talked to
each other instead of about each other."
As leaders of our organizations and businesses, we have to move
away from participating in petty politics, gossip, and attacks on
people who aren't as popular. By setting an example in boosting up
the team, those who we work with should do the same."
Nathan Neil, Inspire Greatness
The acceptable year of the Lord is that year when women will start
using the telephone for constructive purposes and not to spread malicious
gossip and false rumors on their neighbors. The acceptable year of the
Lord is any year when men will stop throwing away the precious
lives that God has given them in riotous living.
Martin Luther King Jr., Guidelines for a Constructive Church
Who gossips with you will gossip of you.
Quote of The Day
Deflect gossip about a person with uplifting and edifying words about them,
and never say anything you wouldn't want that person to hear.
Tony Dungy, The One Year Uncommon Life Daily Challenge
It hasn't always been that I have gossiped or lied. Sometimes I just talk
too much. Or I repeated the words of others, which I should not have.
Karen Ehman, Keep It Shut
Perhaps even more than broken bones, words can hurt forever.
James Garbarino, And Words Can Hurt Forever
Gossip about a person and his shadow will appear.
Gossip is a sort of smoke that comes from the dirty tobacco-pipes
of those who diffuse it: it proves nothing but the bad taste of the smoker.
Funny Quotes about Life
Be Impeccable With Your Word. Speak with integrity.
Say only what you mean.
Avoid using the word to speak against yourself or to gossip about others.
Use the power of your word in the direction of truth and love.
Miguel Angel Ruiz
You will never be sorry . . . for standing by your principles,
for stopping your ears to gossip.
Byron Pulsifer, You Will Never Be Sorry
Trying to squash a rumor is like trying to un-ring a bell.
A real Christian is a person who can give his pet parrot to the town gossip.
Plant four rows of squash:
squash gossip - squash indifference - squash grumbling - squash selfishness
Author Unknown, God's Garden
Would your colleagues rather work with you if you are bright and cheerful,
not prone to outbursts, or gossip or would they rather work with
a person who has a sour disposition, is gloomy and unpredictable in mood?
I think the answer is obvious.
Byron Pulsifer, To Live More
Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will break our hearts.
Words of Encouragement
The truth is incontrovertible, malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it,
but in the end; there it is.
Today also means that you value everyone's feelings and that you really
listen openly to what each person has to say rather than just wanting
to put your two cents worth into the conversation without really
understanding what is being said or asked to you.
Byron Pulsifer, Beyond Yesterday