1. Endure patiently little acts of selfishness and unfairness of others.
2. See the bright side of your shortcomings and limitations.
3. When others are curt to you, show good humor.
4. At the tiresome tempers of others, excuse yourself cheerfully.
5. Put on a good face when someone turns you down.
6. Appreciate when someone tries to help you, even when you’d rather do it yourself.
7. When among others, speak gently.