Criticize the weather? Can’t change it. Might as well accept it.
Criticize a friend? Probably can’t change them. Might as well accept them.
Criticize politics? Looks like you can’t change it immediately. Might as well accept it and quietly make changes.
Criticize behavior of your neighbor? Probably they do not want to change. Accept it and change yourself for the better.
Criticize abrupt people for being abrupt people? They might not know how to change. Might as well accept it. Your actions will speak louder than words.
Choose to compliment. Choose to take the high road. Choose to be a soothing example for someone who has lost their way. You have the right and the ability to criticize or compliment.
No doubt about it…you make the choice.