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How To Stay Out Of Trouble: 5 Helpful Insights

shutterstock_153760850Who really wants trouble?!? Do You?! (I don’t!)

Friendly reminder: True excitement and real adventure need not take the form of trouble.

Be honest. Does trouble bring wellness, happiness and peacefulness to our lives?!

Most of us (or the wiser/more experienced/learned among us) would want to avoid trouble or limit its presence.

Most of us want wellness, happiness and peacefulness in abundant measure.

Yes, realistically speaking, certain types of trouble are unavoidable and unexpected events happen to all of us.

Have You observed this?…(i have): “I have seen something further under the sun, that the swift do not always win the race, nor do the mighty win the battle, nor do the wise always have the food, nor do the intelligent always have the riches, nor do those with knowledge always have success, because time and unexpected events overtake them all.” (Ecclesiastes 9:11) True is this ancient verse, we have all had our modern 911 moments.

However, are we inviting trouble to visit or take up residence in our lives/partnership(s)/relationship(s) by poor choices? Are we inviting trouble to visit or take up residence in our lives/partnerships(s) by poor communication skills? Are we inviting trouble to visit or take up residence in our lives/partnership(s) by non-compassionate choices?


Please check out these: Profoundly Practical Proverbs.

Here’s 5 Helpful Insights (for Relationships/Partnerships) on the “trouble” topic:

“The one guarding his mouth and his tongue keeps himself out of trouble.”

Proverb 21:23


“The speech of the stupid ones leads to quarrels, and his mouth invites a beating.”

Proverb 18:6


“A troublemaker causes dissension and a slanderer separates close friends.”

Proverb 16:28


“Like a broken tooth or an unsteady foot is confidence in an unreliable person in times of trouble.”

Proverb 25:19


“Whoever acquires good sense loves himself. Whoever treasures discernment will find success.”

Proverbs 19:8

May All of Us Acquire:

  • Good Sense
  • Good Communication Skills
  • Discernment
  • Success
  • Peace

and Avoid Trouble by putting into practice these Profound Proverbs!🙂


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How To Stay Out Of Trouble: 5 Helpful Insights

Joan Winifred

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APA Reference
Winifred, J. (2013). How To Stay Out Of Trouble: 5 Helpful Insights. Psych Central. Retrieved on June 18, 2018, from https://blogs.psychcentral.com/wellness/2013/10/how-to-stay-out-of-trouble-5-helpful-insights/


Last updated: 8 Oct 2013
Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 8 Oct 2013
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