If you keep bailing people out and fixing their problems, don’t be surprised if they keep coming back to you again and again for more.
When you’re hit up for a loan, don’t be surprised if the recipient after first greeting your generosity with elation winds up resenting you.
More valuable than money is helping someone fix their problems or finding a way to handle the shortfall in revenue that they find themselves in.
It is no gift to make loans or to live another person’s life.
The real gift we have to give is also the one that we give ourselves.
Being a good listener and a constant source of encouragement.
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