One of the hallmarks of being an adult — rather than, say, a middle school boy — is the ability to find ways to express complex thoughts in language that doesn’t offend, insult, or cause harm to others.

Ari Kohen’s Blog 

Can we write this quote on a sign and then hang it on the necks of internet trolls?

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Wide words. The discipline of learning how to be a good conversationalist shouldn’t be confined to the pages of Jane Austen novels.

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