2.) Whenever you speak, think of yourself as the one who’ll receive your words; if you wouldn’t like them, reconsider speaking. (July)
More often than not, because I am such an unervingly candid person, I say things without thinking about a person's reaction to my words. I am trying to be a better person. I have a long road of practice ahead--but being conscious of areas that need improvement is the only way to become a better spirit.