The Place of women in Indian Society 4. I've always intrepreted this saying in the same way. Who do I mostly associate with? Of course it is a simplifying answer. A Road Accident I Witnessed. It basically means that choose your friends wisely for you will be judged … by others to whom the company you keep.
Six days you shall labor, and do all your work; but the seventh day is a sabbath to the Lord your God; in it you shall not do any work, you, or your son, or your daughter, your manservant, or your maidservant, or yo … ur cattle, or the sojourner who is within your gates; for in six days the Lord made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that is in them, and rested the seventh day; therefore the Lord blessed the sabbath day and hallowed it - Exodus 20:8-11. . Here also the character of our companions is an index of our own character. So stay with good and pious people you will automatically become pious. Acts of the Apostles expands somewhat on the role of Timothy, saying that his father was a Greek and his mother a Jew, but Acts has been re-evaluated by scholars in recent years and it is uncertain how reliable these reports are.
Paul refers to Timothy as a co-worker and personal messenger in several places in 1 Thessalonians, 2 Corinthians, Philippian … s, Romans. For good or for evil, others very often lead and guide us. There are numerous examples around us and in the history which proves this point. I may have lost it in the files. Similarly, if our friends are wicked, we may follow them do as they do and become wicked ourselves.
To travel we are searched andhave to carry a passport. A man is known by the company he keeps. It is quite axiomatic that one who is virtuous will shun the company of those who are given to the ways of vice. For example, a person in a group of criminals is most probably be a criminal or at least does not have problems with their criminal activities. The phrase is 'time and tide wait for no man' Meaning that no one is so powerful that they can stop these things, or things will not wait for you when you are late.
On the other hand, a man who is not cautious and focused, does not care about his company. This, in all simplicity what unity is all about. Man is a social creature. After his failure in the Board examination, Akbar decided to leave the company of the bad boys. It is like the magnetic affinity. If they are serious, earnest and honourable gentlemen, he is probably of the same type himself. You have asked a beautiful question.
In my humble opinion this means that a man becomes what his or her friends are, if we keep good company we become good if we have bad friends then we will surely adopt their bad habits. Good company is also important for the image of a person in a society. In that case our judgement towards the person will be far from truth. If there were no Electricity? He must have other companions— friends to whom he can unburden his heart and with whom he can exchange his ideas and share his enthusiasm. A man is often judged by the collective quality and identity of his group.
At home he has his near and dear ones by his side. This is the moral of this very story. At all times we are expected toobey thousands of laws, most of which we don't even know exist. As we are drawn to men who feel and act like ourselves and we are influenced by them. A man wanted to buy a donkey, and agreed with its owner that he would try out the animal before he bought it. If you really want to know tell him you want to seesome legal documents from the lawyer showing you that he is atleast getting a divorce. Compared to this, some of the writings of the ancient Egyptians, Hittites and Assyrians are many centuries older.
He never gave up on his dream that he would one day own his own business. He starred in three films and became an international celebrity perhaps the biggest star in America at the turn of the 20th century. General interpretation is that birds of a feather flock together. Why would hewant to leave one marriage and spring back to you and get married? You're not losing anything, you're making an investment and expecting a payout later. In my humble opinion … this means that a man becomes what his or her friends are, if we keep good company we become good if we have bad friends then we will surely adopt their bad habits. Is it like those of any other stories you have read? I think it depends on the situation. Just as one rotten mango spoils the rest in the basket, similarly one wicked man corrupts a lot of friends.