I Believe Life Is Short and You Should Make the Most of It

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    Ha Ha!

    That's what I used to do when I heard that statement. I laughed because I wasn't buying into that crap. Nowadays, I have a completely different take on things. It seems like just yesterday my dad was being a jerk to everyone at a family function, but not enough to ruin it...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 21, 2011

    Life'S Too Short So Don'T Waste A Moment

    “Life is too short to wake up with regrets. So love the people who treat youright. Forget about those who don’t. Believe everything happens for a reason. If you get a chance, take it. If it changes your life, let it. Nobody said life would be easy, they just promised it would...
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp
    26-30, M
    Feb 25, 2013

    I believe it's short

    and you should make the most of it, but I feel like I don't have a chance to. I'm going to be going to school until high school comes and is over. Then there's college and probably a school after that. Despite summer breaks and school breaks where is the time to live. I want to...
    Kperr14 Kperr14
    13-15, F
    May 11, 2014

    Nobody else really gives a rat's a s s what I

    want or what makes me happy. So - I had better do that!
    SmartKat SmartKat
    46-50, F
    1 Response May 11, 2014

    Life Is Short

    I believe life is short and you should make the most of it. You only get one life, one chance to live, so don't take anything for granted and do all you can with the life that you have. Life is what you make of it, and make the most that you can of it. Life is shorter than...
    Sweetheartxoxo Sweetheartxoxo
    26-30, F
    3 Responses May 27, 2008

    If u think about it the average person might

    live to 85 give or take ,that's a long time saying it 85 years it's a long time u have to admit but when u actually live through it it just flys by like that 👌I'm only 16 but these last few years went by so quickly ,blink and I'll be 30 .time is so preshus live it well
    Life8227 Life8227
    16-17, F
    Jun 28, 2014

    ♥ Do What You Love ♥

    ♥ I truly do love my job, it's a blessing. Yes, it's mostly boring and thankless. At times abuse filled, violent and tiring, but then there are the moments when your the only one there to help, so you don't ignore, you don't walk past, you don't even have a second thought, you...
    BrokenTomBoy BrokenTomBoy
    31-35, F
    1 Response Dec 26, 2012

    You haven't got forever!

    So do it now while you got time! Don't do it tomorrow as you'll never do it so whats stopping you from doing it at this present?Time is ticking away so use it wisely and do things that make you happy! Once that time is gone thats it you dont get it back! Make the most of it and...
    LittleMilwee LittleMilwee
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 12, 2014

    Life is honestly too short to be sad

    or dwell on the negative things. It shouldn't be about worrying when the next bill will be, or how much food yoy have left, or even if you'll get that promotion next week. Life should be about doing what you love most, and/or with the person you love most ^_^ My philosophy...
    LifeIsToShortToBeSad LifeIsToShortToBeSad
    16-17, M
    Apr 12

    The Simple Things

    At a picnic on Saturday, I chose a bag of chips instead of the healthier option of an apple. I mentioned this to a new friend of mine, whom I found out lost his daughter to the tragedy on 9-11-01. He grabbed a chip from my bag and said, “Life is too short, enjoy the simple...
    katzlaw katzlaw
    41-45, F
    9 Responses Sep 22, 2013

    Friends who know me might scold me -

    but here goes. I was planning to drive down to the beach last Saturday, just for the day. I originally meant to go by myself. Then I made a mistake: I invited my man (long-term troubled relationship) to come with me. I felt guilty because I haven't been Working On The...
    SmartKat SmartKat
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jun 24, 2014

    Yes

    Go out to fun. Join the scenery or hang out with friends.
    mother1983 mother1983
    31-35, F
    3 Responses May 24, 2008

    Wife thinks she's hot love to show her nude

    photos to show she's not what she thinks
    reitill reitill
    56-60, M
    Jul 26, 2014

    Don't put off to tomorrow what you could do

    today's, as tomorrow never comes! Let the Id in your psyche be the driving force!
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8
    46-50, M
    May 18, 2015

    Sequel to the last beach storyI think my man

    realized that he had shot me down over the whole idea of going to the beach last Saturday (June 21), because on Tuesday or Wednesday, he asked if I wanted us to go the next Saturday (June 28.) Of course I said yes.Saturday dawned bright and sunny.The man said he wasn't feeling...
    SmartKat SmartKat
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jun 28, 2014

    Every day should be lived,

    felt with every part of you, don't hold back. If you're not doing what your heart and soul desires then you should be taking steps in that direction to make it happen. Just start moving, nothing is as hard as so many think. Live by feeding joy instead of avoiding fears.
    faerieoglen faerieoglen
    36-40, F
    Dec 10, 2015
    tazzs tazzs
    46-50, M
    Jan 27

    Make Every Moment Count

    I pledge today to make every moment count. To do the best for myself and others and not waste time on regrets, self-doubt, or self-loathing. I believe that this is the only chance I will have to live my life, and to waste that chance through any act of "poor me" hesitation is...
    SomeWiseMan SomeWiseMan
    36-40, M
    1 Response Mar 22, 2011

    So, fellow EP users, guess what happened to me

    tonite? Well, I snuck out with my friend. And it was all going according to plan, until we got back. The doors were all locked. Her dad is constantly getting up and letting the dogs out, so he must've re locked all the doors. I knew we should've left thru a window -.- so now...
    Tayns2010 Tayns2010
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 9, 2014

    I am 17 years old and am a junior.

    I don't really get along with my parents so if someone would allow me to stay with them for next year 2015 up to June I would appreciate it. I want to join Airforce when am done with high school
    patrick45 patrick45
    18-21, M
    3 Responses May 11, 2014

    Somebody should tell us,

    right at the start of our lives, that we are dying. Then we might live life to the limit, every minute of every day. Do it! I say. Whatever you want to do, do it now! There are only so many tomorrows. Michael Landon Jr.
    emmanuel04 emmanuel04
    31-35, M
    Jan 23, 2015

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