A sarcastic person has a superiority complex that can be cured only by the honesty of humility.
Cheerfulness is a very great help in fostering the virtue of charity. Cheerfulness itself is a virtue.
Have you noticed in your past experience that your kind interpretations were almost always truer than you harsh one?
If, when you charged a person with his faults, you credited him with his virtues too, you would probably like everybody.
Strength of character means the ability to overcome resentment against others, to hide hurt feelings, and to forgive quickly.
Do not take yourself too seriously. You have to learn not to be dismayed at making mistakes. No human being can avoid failures.
A gentleman has his eyes on all those present; he is tender toward the bashful, gentle toward the distant, and merciful toward the absent.
Kind words are a creative force, a power that concurs in the building up of all that is good, and energy that showers blessings upon the world.
Only a kind person is able to judge another justly and to make allowances for his weaknesses. A kind eye, while recognizing defects, sees beyond them.
Nobody needs a smile so much as the one who has none to give. So get used to smiling heart-warming smiles, and you will spread sunshine in a sometimes dreary world.