Most of us have not heard about Master Limited Partnerships. These special financing arrangements allow oil and gas investors to avoid paying certain corporate income taxes, but are not available to clean energy businesses.
Our society strives to avoid any possibility of offending anyone except God.
Avoid having your ego so close to your position that when your position falls, your ego goes with it.
Don't necessarily avoid sharp edges. Occasionally they are necessary to leadership.
Avoid inquisitive persons, for they are sure to be gossips, their ears are open to hear, but they will not keep what is entrusted to them.
Most people want to avoid pain, and discipline is usually painful.