If we want to avoid this type of publicity, it comes down to not stinkin’ it up every time we feel small or afraid.
Most of the things I have done that damaged my reputation can be traced back to these feelings of fear or inadequacy. As the skunk, I was worried about protecting myself and forgot about the lingering consequences.
“What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself.”
Finally, I am learning that it pays to think it out before I stink it up.