COMPROMISE

is to reach an agreement by settling a difference.

Compromise

“We must be willing to learn the lesson that cooperation may imply compromise, but if it brings a world advance it is a gain for each individual nation.”

Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962);
U.S. First Lady, diplomat, human rights activist

“No man can tell whether he is rich or poor by turning to his ledger. It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has. ”

Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887);
clergyman, social reformer

“When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves. ”

Viktor Frankl (1905-1997);
neurologist, psychotherapist

“Willingness to compromise with others' ways of living and cooperation in common tasks, these make living happy and fruitful.”

Sri Sathya Sai Baba (born 1926);
Indian spiritual leader, philosopher

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I know many people that do not fulfill their commitments and do not feel bad about it, not examples to be followed. We promise what we can accomplish.
Anderson about 1 year ago from Colatina, ES - Brasil

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