Opinions A fellow can’t keep people from having a bad opinion of him, but he can keep them from being right about it. A fellow can’t keep people from having a bad opinion of him, but he can keep them from being right about it. YOU MAY ALSO LIKE »The man who appeals to the best side of his fellows is rarely disappointed.The fellow who does things that count, doesn’t usually stop to count them.There is an old saying that, you can’t kill a frog by dropping him into hot water. As you drop him into the hot water, he reacts so quickly that he immediately jumps out unharmed. But if you put him in cold water and gradually warm it up until it is scalding hot, you have him cooked before he knows it. The encroachment of bad habits in our lives is very much like this.Broad-minded is just another way of saying a fellow is too lazy to form an opinion.The Lord doesn’t want any person in His kingdom who hasn’t known bad and chosen good.There are times in everyone’s life when something constructive is born out of adversity… when things seem so bad that you’ve got to grab your fate by the shoulders and shake it.