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I Learned A Lesson

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    No matter how much you feel you love someone,

    don't promise them forever. At least not until you get married Chris out! :)
    chrisisyourfriend chrisisyourfriend 16-17, M Aug 20

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    After lots of contemplation

    and mistakes and setbacks i have come to realize that I am my greatest obstacle when it comes to achieving things. The excuses i make do not help me grow instead chain me to the negativity so that everytime i look for an oppurtunity i am instantly doubtful and eventually stopped...
    ThePursuitOfHappiness ThePursuitOfHappiness 18-21, M Jul 26

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    With Not So Deep Thoughts (to Take Mine More Seriously!) Lol

    Should vegetarians eat animal crackers? If at first you don't succeed, skydiving is not for you. The pen is mightier than the sword -- if the sword is very small and the pen is real sharp. If  you throw a cat out a car window, does it become kitty litter? I didn't fight my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 5, 2010

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    Learning A Valuable Lesson

    When things go wrong, people love to say that it doesn't matter because at least you've learned a valuable lesson in life. To be honest there are many lessons about human nature that I wish I had never learned. Am I the only one to feel that way? Are all lessons good ones? I don...
    MaxineR MaxineR 36-40, F Aug 24, 2012

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    From My Dad.

    When i was young my dad would go balistic over really small things us kids would do, I remember wetting the bed one time which was normal for a kid like me lol and he just went off his nut. When I would leave his tools out over night hed go crazy for that too and not bother to...
    PrincePolo PrincePolo 26-30, M Jun 4, 2012

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    Major Lesson Learned

    What I have learned from my whole life in general, but mainly the last 7 years dealing with a mental illness called schizophrenia, is that God is faithful and his compassion never ends. We may get upset and say mean cruel things to him because of the suffering, yet his love never...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 2, 2012

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    i learned a lesson not to focus my time ,

    emotions ,energy in to a person who doesnt even care if i am alive or dead. i will never express my love from now to any person unless they care for me in return . and i will not consider anyone as a friend unless they want to be my friend. i will not express my love unless...
    lifetriangle lifetriangle 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 13

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    This is on a bus back from camp.

    I’m thirteen and so are you. Before I left for camp I imagined it would be me and three or four other dudes I hadn’t met yet, running around all summer, getting into trouble. It turned out it would be me and just one girl. That’s you. And we’re still at camp as long as...
    TheNewWolf TheNewWolf 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 10, 2013

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    Don't trust anybody with anything in spite of

    what you have done for them.
    emiveritas emiveritas 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    Visit Your Garden

    A lovely email from nieces.  I didn't even know I had a garden!   Come to the garden alone, while the dew is still on the roses...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 27, 2010

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    Evanescence

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yx54FenVFyU
    sharpTresHombre sharpTresHombre 41-45, M Aug 7, 2013

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    Big Rocks

    I didn't write this.  But I share it because I believe I learned from it.  Now I look to deal first with the big rocks in my life, and try not to sweat the small stuff. Big Rocks --------- One day an expert in time management was speaking to a group of business...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 5, 2010

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    I learned to open my mouth

    and ask for what I want/need so there is no confusion.
    ConfidentLee ConfidentLee 22-25, F Apr 18

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    killerinstinke killerinstinke 13-15, F Jul 26

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    Just Because

    I learned that just because something is enjoyable and fun, doesn't mean it's the best thing for you. I always used to think that experimenting with drugs wouldn't have any negative effects on me but i was wrong and learned my lesson.
    misternobrain misternobrain 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 6, 2011

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    What I Learned A Few Days Ago

    Few days ago we were in a youth conference , a motivational speaker came and divided all audience in two groups, he told our group to tell our one achievement to the members of other group and they would give us star on a paper if they liked it, he told us to get maximum number...
    friendsseeker friendsseeker 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 5, 2013

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    Trade Of Life

    After I left using twitter to give time to my studies I am doing good in studies, even though I go to facebook which I can’t deactivate due to university group works, but it was not as addictive as twitter, and my performance has improved very much after quitting twitter, but...
    friendsseeker friendsseeker 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 6, 2013

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    We were (mom and I), in the kitchen,

    talking. I saw her all the dishes and take care of all the dirt we've scattered all across the house. Then I decided to live alone. I won't have to put up with another person, compromise things, be abused, won't have to answer anyone, can live freely. And I love freedom!
    BridaPaulo BridaPaulo 22-25, F Jul 24

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    Lesson 1: dont hold your breath !
    fauxlady fauxlady 22-25, F Sep 4

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    Everyday life is a lesson in my opinion. ❤️❤️
    katiehad katiehad 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    "There is nothing such as a painless lesson"
    BeatTheBest BeatTheBest 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    I don't hate anyone. I happen to love who I am. There are many people that I know I never want in my life or even remotely near me. I know that trust has been severed completely...
    deepscar deepscar 46-50, F 2 Responses Aug 26

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    Through all my life's experience, I learned that even your best effort in something or someone will never be good enough...
    KolbySC KolbySC 18-21, M Aug 31

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    I'm young, 16, but I feel like if I died right now, I'd be okay with it. My life has been so meaningful so far. I've done so many things that made me happy but also helped benefit...
    pinkylo7 pinkylo7 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 4

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    For patrons of the doing arts, Austin is dwelling to a lot of fantastic performing arts attractions. Some of the a lot more notable involve:The Business office of ladies’s...
    Joshua603a4yn8 Joshua603a4yn8 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 23

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    Here's what I've learned. I’ve learned- that you cannot make someone love you. All you can do is be someone who can be loved. The rest is up to them. I’ve learned- that no...
    YellowBrightLight YellowBrightLight 18-21 1 Response Aug 19

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    NEVER wish Karma on a person. It's a teaching tool, not a weapon, and not a punishment. It works on its own way. Karma is there to teach a lesson to a person in a way that is...
    JAD01 JAD01 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    If I didn't go through the struggle and pain of learning my lessons repeatedly , I wouldn't be this strong right now .
    VictoriaKeepItReal VictoriaKeepItReal 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 30

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    Are we in a very boot camp or what that should yelled across rather than come to us and say it properly? I used to be so postpone by this and if not my Good friend end me, I might...
    Willy52yt Willy52yt 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 2

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    The greatest lesson in life....is to love and be loved in return. But apart from it, I also learn another thing this year. I learn that there is such thing as soul mate in this...
    maryjaneb maryjaneb 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Ok i'm going to start by saying I am 42 years old. I've been on EP over a year now. I pretty much talk to just women. I have learned A lot about women's body language, and I will...
    Here4u72 Here4u72 41-45, M 2 Responses Sep 5

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    I have learned that some people who seem "nice" are just back stabbing gossips. They stay friends with people they claim are treating them badly and claim are fakes, because they...
    Myfairlady1 Myfairlady1 46-50, F 5 Responses Aug 28

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    " Start to learn and you will be taught. " The Zen philosophy showed me how to break my chains by acknowledging that there are no chains. It showed me how to let go by...
    Smokerish7 Smokerish7 18-21 Sep 1

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    in the blink of an eye,everything can change.so forgive often and love with all your heart.you may never know when you may not have that chance again.
    amine31 amine31 31-35, M Sep 4

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    always remember that your present situation is not your final distination.the best is yet to come
    amine31 amine31 31-35, M Sep 4

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    Back to my childhood days I used to think that monsters are only creatures with ugly faces; now that I'm old I see monsters with lovely faces!!!!!!!!! Only now I came to know that...
    amine31 amine31 31-35, M Sep 4

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    Sunlight appears everyday to tell us that this brand new day is a chance for wrongdoers to correct their mistakes, dream followers to do what it takes, career builders to put...
    amine31 amine31 31-35, M Sep 4

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    Life is like riding a bicycle, in order to keep your balance you must keep moving...
    littleana littleana 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I was not born with a whole brain. I was born physically disabled and physically able. I have been given natural talents and special inside gifts. I do not look disabled to many...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 6 days ago

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    I learnt that it is SO, so important to just "take the plunge," take risks (healthy risks),and follow whatever your heart desires. Otherwise, guaranteed you'll regret it later on.
    drunkinlove23 drunkinlove23 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    Don't be surprised if someone stabs you in the back, no matter how much they act like your best friend.
    emnam emnam 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    90% of life is ****... The other 10% makes it worth it.
    Vumsy Vumsy 18-21, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Everyone changes. I didn't take the phrase "Please don't change!" very close to heart when written 5 or so times in my year book. I believe every single person changes.. it's...
    romeo27 romeo27 13-15, M 4 days ago

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    Don't Stress About the Uncontrollable When you really realize it.. life will continue to flow and go on.. with or without an A on that Chemistry Final. I don't mean to let go of...
    romeo27 romeo27 13-15, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    But now memory loses my notes. Dang msg.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 3 days ago

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    Images are generally accustomed to outcome the specified visual appearance and as Section of the most crucial written content. Audio or video may also be regarded "static...
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    Baros is a wonderful island for any person who at any time dreamed of remaining in one of those drinking water bungalows the thing is during the brochures.Dependant upon your...
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