I Am a Creature of Habit

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    Once I accept this I can use it's power.

    Rid myself of bad and harmful habits and replace them with useful and helpful ones.“Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but rather we have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we...
    X13M X13M
    46-50, M
    Dec 22, 2013

    Okay, now on to the fun stuff.

    Every Saturday I change my beds and hang out laundry. This Saturday was no different. I took out some clean sheets and slipped on the bottom sheet, no problem .Next I flipped the top sheet out to cover the bed. All of a sudden something in the air grabbed the sheet, and next I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    5 Responses Mar 22, 2014

    No Thought Process

    When I found this group I had to sit & think a bit, and realized that so many of my habits require absolutely no thought process at all. I just do them without even thinking.  For example, when I cook a fancy meal requiring several pans & utensils I find myself...
    zillaron zillaron
    51-55, M
    1 Response Sep 21, 2009

    A Certain Comfortable Level of Routine

    I am a creature of habit and certain habits, it's just not wise to trifle with. Some days I will feel radical and be inclined to break from my habits to chop up the monotony. Other times, I take comfort in such routine. Getting up to breakfast is a routine, padding around the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 21, 2009

    A Routine Person

    I have to have a routine or it kills me .... I go freakin nuts ... things have to be a certain way too ...  or it annoys me  I get up coffee , cigarette ,  computer  blog ,  clean , eat sometime in between , clean ,  i have a pretty scheduled day...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    Aug 24, 2007

    Too Much of a Creature of Habit..

    I basically live after a schedule of habit.. if new episodes of life begin, I have like a schedule (not a written one or anything.. It just happens to me, that i do the same things at the same time every day..) after a few days.. In the beginng i like it but after some time it...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jul 10, 2007
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