Do Not Believe Everything You Hear
A wise teacher sent a note home to all parents on the first day of school. It read:
"If you promise not to believe everything your child says happens at school, I'll promise not to believe everything your child says happens at home."
Some People Will Believe Anything If . . .
Some people will believe anything if they happen to overhear it.
It Goes in One Ear and Out . . .
"Gossip is a rumor that goes in one ear and out many mouths." --unknown
How Gossip Travels Faster
"Gossip always travels faster over sour grapevines." --unknown
Can You Keep A Secret?
If someone says to you, "Can you keep a secret?"
You tell them, "No, I can't. So don't tell me!"
The Only Time When People Hate Gossip
"The only time people don't like gossip is when the gossip is about them." --Will Rogers
Which Is Harder to Stop?
"It is twice as hard to crush a half-truth as a whole lie." --Austin O'Malley
God Listens to Gossip Too
"God doesn't listen to gossip except to judge it." --Leonard Ravenhill