These sayings often contain a smidgen of humor.
Here’s an example I wrote recently:
I refuse to judge other Christians—How does this one by Ashleigh Brilliant grab you? “I wish somebody would expose me for what I really am, so that I would know.”
even when I see them doing something wrong.
One of my all-time favorites comes from the witty Oscar Wilde, who said, “I can resist anything, except temptation.”
Here’s another of mine, borne out of my own experience:
God, today help me to be kind and compassionate to everyone—
especially to myself.
Maxims charm us;
they also surprise us.