'Vulgarity is no substitute for wit' - 😞 by Downton Abbey . "Vulgarity appears in many ways. We live in a society where profanity and vulgarity are accepted means of conduct and expression—even a way of life for some.
Southern Lady - A compliment is a "gift" from the giver. You would never open a tangible "gift" and then proceed to tell the gift-giver everything you found wrong with it. Never thought of a compliment in this way.
I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition.
“You know, sometimes all you need is 20 seconds of insane courage. Just literally 20 seconds of just embarrassing bravery. And I promise you, something great will come of it.” — Matt Damon - We Bought a Zoo