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Talking it over: Pick your battles

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Many years ago, a very wise person told me to “pick my battles.” At first I was confused about this advice but the older I get, the more I understand the truth behind those three little words.


I now know that this means to be careful about what you allow to become a full-scale disagreement. Sometimes the little things you fight about with someone, are really not worth it. Arguing with a person over petty things can lead to results that neither of you want.

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