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MYTH #2: Whoever shouts loudest wins the argument.

TRUTH: “A fool is quick-tempered, but a wise person stays calm when insulted.” Proverbs 12:16

TRUTH: “Spouting off before listening to the facts is both shameful and foolish.” Proverbs 18:13

TRUTH: “Fools have no interest in understanding; they only want to air their own opinions.” Proverbs 18:2

Dave Willis marriage quote our words to your spouse matter but the tone of your words matters just as much davewillis.org

The tone of your words will shape the tone of your relationships. Don’t be a bully. Be a listener. Especially in marriage, remember than disagreements won’t have a “winner” and a “loser.” You’re on the same team so you’ll either win together or lose together. Work together with mutual respect and thoughtfulness to find a solution that works for you both.

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