Monday, January 8, 2018

Cool Head Cal

Dalton: I want you to remember that it's just a job. It isn't personal.
Steve: Being called a cocksucker isn't personal?
Dalton: No. It's two nouns combined to elicit a prescribed response.
Steve: What if somebody calls my mama a whore?
Dalton: Is she?
--Road House

Courtesy of Amity Shlaes, Calivin Coolidge suggests the proper response to criticism.

Walk away, advises Cal. Don't take it personally.

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