Confront Improper Conduct

“Confront improper conduct, not by retaliation, but by example.”

—John Foster, 18th Century Irish Politician

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Mainstream and social media are having a field day given the domestic and international conflicts that abound.

Confrontation is at epidemic levels, with no end in sight. It is clear that whatever we resist persists, and seems to be getting even worse.

Instead of retaliation and fighting fire with fire, what if we all consistently demonstrated only the most honorable, ethical, and moral character traits in all our personal and professional interactions?


Where and with whom would setting a good example improve your situation and perhaps improve the conduct of everyone concerned?