|Quit Your Bitchin'
The Top Ten Reasons To Stop
|1. Sound More Intelligent|
often than not, nonswearers don't just seem smart, they are smart. You
be among their ranks by talking in a simple, direct manner. You don't
to use ten-dollar words to sound intelligent. Compare "I suspect Bill
doesn't have all the information he needs to make that decision" with
is a stupid bastard who will fuck it up because he doesn't know shit."
the stupid one?
|2. Communicate More Clearly|
does it mean to say something looks like shit? Suppose you are talking
a house. Is it brown? Poorly designed? In need of paint? In disrepair?
you refer to someone as an asshole, will others know what you mean? Is
person loud and obnoxious? Dishonest? A bully? Irresponsible? A woman
Be specific, especially if you are trying to alert others to keep him
your fifty-minute car-pool trip.
|3. Be More Pleasant|
|Coarse language doesn't sound nice. Any argument with this one?
might be used to hearing it, but if you think about it, words that
representbody waste and violent sex acts are harsh and bitter. Besides,
people who swear often tend to be disagreeable
|4. Have Greater Control of Your Emotions|
She's coming off a highly successful tour with Third Day, and she plain old tears it up.
|5. Avoid Offending Others|
|6. Earn More Respect|
|7. Improve Your Relationships|
|8. Avoid Conflict and Hostility|
|9. Be a Happy Person|
|10. Contribute To a Better Society|