“Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word before you let it fall”
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Since the political season has kicked off across our country, these three simple words have been in the forefront of my brain. Each day the news is bombarding us with words spoken by the political candidates who are trying to convince us that they are the right person to lead our country.
Words are powerful and leaders must always remember that once the spoken word is uttered, it has been heard and perhaps a decision is made, an opinion adjusted, feelings increased or hurt, or trust is damaged or lost.… Read the rest