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I Live By My Own Rules

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    Angel2345 Angel2345 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 28

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    Rules Are For People Who Can't Decide For Themselves

    I believe virtually all of society's rules exist mainly to instruct people who don't want to think for themselves.  Most people are followers, and prefer to be led by someone else.  People of average intelligence (most people) believe they should follow someone smarter than...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 6, 2011

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    (My Rules)

    I think that everyone has a set of rules that they live by. Some people call them values and others might call them their personal mission statements. I like to call mine just my rules that keep me just on the edge but keep me safe. Every year I always look at my rules and I...
    mrbcw mrbcw 41-45, M 1 Response Dec 2, 2013

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    I Live By My Own Rules

    im the type of person who could careless about what you think off me you could come up to me in a public place and say a bunch of crude about me and i would just move you out of the way and keep walking im going to tell you the rules i live by that make my life so successful...
    reesethebeast reesethebeast 22-25, M Apr 30, 2009

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    What It Means to Me to Live By My Own Rules

     I spent all my life doing what my mom said was ok for me to do. Eventually I decided go do as I said I should do. I've made mistakes, and i've been ok, but from all this I have been able to compile a set of "rules" that I would like to use as a gide to live my...
    eaglescorpio eaglescorpio 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 17, 2009

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    My Way, Or the Boring Way.

    i like to have fun, so ill spice up anything so i could have some major fun. I dont believe in rules and think people should have less laws and more freedoms. ;)
    LoveLindseyMusic420 LoveLindseyMusic420 18-21, F Aug 25, 2009

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    My Life Iz My Story

    i want sweet nd honest g.f bcz i want some one who love me
    hack3r hack3r 16-17, M Mar 8, 2012

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    Dont Give a F-u-c-k.

    I don't give a **** Clothes? I wear what I want or the lack thereof. Bedtime? Whenever the hell I wanna lay my *** down. Religion? Jesus is ignoring me. So I gave god the silent treatment. School? I come here and get good grades because I plan to rescue my children from...
    Witchteen Witchteen 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 30, 2009

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    Not As Free As It Sounds :p

    I finally did something stupid enough a year ago for me to sit down and make a set of rules for myself so i'd stop screwing things up. And i try to keep to them (quite successfully except for rule 4) as much as possible: 1) Never hold anything dangerous near someone's head (you...
    djpanda djpanda 18-21, M Oct 13, 2010

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    IM HOME ALONE FOR A WEEK!

    !! I could walk around my house stark naked for seven ******* days if i wanted to :D I can cook and eat whatever the hell i want. I can run and work out and not do chores whenever i PLEASE... **** YEAH 😝🎉
    peaceinmiles peaceinmiles 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    Be Happy

    Rules Of Living. Smile, Be Real, Don't take ****, Smile When The Clouds are comming in, Raise alitte hell, Get over it. Get up and try again.. Let noone Break you or Bring ya down.. My rules of Living Makes Me happy, and Leaves no Room For negotiation And It's simple wanna Try...
    matthewsmommy matthewsmommy 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 13, 2008

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    Live without pretending,

    love without depending, listen without defending, speak without offending...
    emania emania 22-25, F Feb 9

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    You Only Have One Life.

    I don't let people/rules run my life for me.  I make my own decisions regardless and do me 100% of the time.  We only get one chance to make life worth it, and if we aren't enjoying ourselves what's the point?  Society wants us to conform but some people are just...
    HisONEnOnly HisONEnOnly 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 26, 2009

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    1 never screw over your partner.

    2 always wear gloves at a crime scene. 3 never believe what your told double check. 4 the best way to keep a secret keep it to yourself the second best tell one other person if you must there is no third best way. 5 don't waste good. 6 never apologise it's a sign of weakness. 7...
    Hime9908 Hime9908 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 15

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    There are no one's rules but mine! AHAHA! :D
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