Talk to someone about themselves and they'll listen for hours.
("How to Win Friends and Influence People")
More Quotes from Dale Carnegie:You have it easily in your power to increase the sum total of this world's happiness now. How By giving a few words of sincere appreciation to someone who is lonely or discouraged. Perhaps you will forget tomorrow the kind words you say today, but the recipient may cherish them over a lifetime.
Feeling sorry for yourself, and your present condition, is not only a waste of energy but the worst habit you could possibly have.
If you want to gather honey, don't kick over the beehive.
All the king's horses and all the king's men can't put the past together again. So let's remember Don't try to saw sawdust.
Today is life-the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto.
Do the thing you fear to do and keep on doing it... that is the quickest and surest way ever yet discovered to conquer fear.
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