Something as simple as stopping to ask somebody what is wrong when they retort “terrible” to the simple question of “how are you”, or just a smile in a line, can make far more of an impact than we may ever know. As do actions that are negative. The choice of who we are is ours, and ours alone.
Being a novice is a gift because it is an opportunity to learn something new. Those who view it as a curse are missing the point
It’s intriguing to me how people who are most vocal about lack of character in themselves display the very behavior that they most complain about.