Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Quotables: Speech

The nature of someones speech tells a lot about them and where their life is headed. There are distinct differences in the speech of a person who directs their life (proactive/wise) and someone who lets their lives direct them (reactive/foolish). The reactive individual talks of wishes and hopes whereas a proactive individual talks of plans with definitive actuon. The reactive individual talks of people, things, gossip and "tabloid" news whereas a proactive individual talks about concepts, opportunities and meanningful current events. The fools speech consists of vain babbling, flattering, and slander whereas the wise speak of righteousness, praise and wisdom. [...] What subjects fill your conversation?

~Preparing to be A Help Meet

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