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I Still Continue Learning, Even After All My Mistakes

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    Repeating Mistakes

    The one thing we do more often then not is repeating mistakes.  Mistakes we made & got burned severely from it.  Most people are intelligent . Consequences can be terrible. We've paid the price & do it over  again.   Human nature is a mystery...
    wiseowl wiseowl 61-65, F 3 Responses Mar 14, 2010

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    Learning

    Learning,Despite my mistakes,Still at it,Always trying,Never giving up,But marching on.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Dec 2, 2011

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    False Beliefs

    I was raised in the Mormon faith and told never to question scriptures and the words, wisdom of the Elders. Now that I have become free of their influences and broken out of the cage that they had me in since birth I am free to truly learn what life is about and to look back at...
    ScottShaw ScottShaw 26-30, M 1 Response May 3, 2012

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    We Learn From Our Mistakes

    ....at least we should do. Life is about growth, gaining wisdom and insight. The trick is not to dwell on your mistakes, but learn from them.     Mizz
    mizzen123 mizzen123 46-50, M 2 Responses Mar 14, 2010

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    Education In Errors

    Those who cannot learn from history are doomed to repeat it. George SantayanaWith each new day that comes, I find that those words are ever so true. With the passage of time, I have found that whatever mistakes I make, I am satisfied with the result enough to not repeat them...
    PrecariousMe PrecariousMe 31-35, F Nov 28, 2011

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    It's Ok

    I may be incorrect In what I say But I know that it is ok Because I learn from Every mistake From every blooper That I make
    Naliruns Naliruns 18-21, F Feb 7, 2011

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    I Still Have Many Things To Learn

    I sometimes think over the mistakes ive made and i still learn so much form it . I as they say i take my own invintorie or sweep my back porch as they say . think over lots of things ive done and i learn so much about myself how ive grown how much ive learned . i do my best...
    lunnas lunnas 41-45, F Apr 10, 2010

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    Lather Rinse Repeat

    I try to reflect on my mistakes and learn from them. Afterward I might make the same mistakes again, but at least I make them in a different way :p
    FordPrefect42 FordPrefect42 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 11, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    I am still very hurt but with each day it's getting better. My husband cheated on me after 10+years of marriage. I chose to forgive him and work on our marriage together. I do love...
    norwegianfrmgrl norwegianfrmgrl 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    Even when you're going through your toughest times. Even when you baled on me when I needed you most, I still care. There are only a few people I really care about, and I need you...
    blindangel92 blindangel92 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    there's not a day goes by I wish I'd never met you, and I could forget the malicious ways you tried to provoke a reaction... but a part of me still cares that your destroying...
    minnieblack93 minnieblack93 18-21, F Mar 22

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    I hope my father's mother reads this...
    saboosa1 saboosa1 13-15, F Mar 23

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    Even after all the nasty **** that has been said (on both sides)... To be honest I still love her... And it's not because i am saying this to be a kiss *** or anything... It's...
    ECrierie ECrierie 16-17, M 3 Responses Apr 6

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    After 6 years, I still love my ex, and there's this other girl that is interested in me , I like her but I don't really like want to have a relationship with her. I don't want to...
    derpalooo derpalooo 18-21, M Mar 29

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    Till this minute.. im hurt with the drastic change.. but i am no one to him besides a silent crush that i have for him.. and i never got over it. I want him to treat me like...
    Marshello Marshello 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    It was the second anniversary of our first date. Two years we had been seeing each other without sleeping together. Can you believe that, two years? He had called early to confirm...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F Apr 5

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    Just prior to the start of my tango class, I had an interesting encounter. On my way, I caught sight of a man of about 60 who was wearing a hat, a brightly patterned shirt, and...
    Injoy1767 Injoy1767 46-50, F 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    I am 16 yrs old girl and in my life happened something strange that I cant understand but I love and I cant let go altough it is hurting me and I just can't decide what is right so...
    nitheism nitheism 16-17, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    This day was kind of peppered with uncanny events that included: my coconut not breaking fully during my clearing ritual, ...being unable to do the work I had originally planned...
    Injoy1767 Injoy1767 46-50, F 4 Responses Apr 10

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    I met my soul mate in college and the bond and love between us was incrediable. We both were madly in love and were inseparable. We both are middle eastern I had lots of Suitor ad...
    MelodyMoon MelodyMoon 46-50, F Mar 23

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    Mistakes are really just true learning experiences
    smorrison16 smorrison16 46-50, F 6 days ago

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    Are we really learning new things or are we changing how we look at them or act on them? Examples are easy to find. An easy example would be saying something we all say as we age...
    GWMH GWMH 56-60, M 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    I do believe I am a walking medical miracle. I was born with crossed eyes and feet and legs that were turned in. I started wearing glasses at two years old. I slept in leg and feet...
    runner70 runner70 41-45, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I think that all of us have made lots of mistakes in life. The important thing is realize what they are , learn from them and continue. There is no other choice because no matter...
    boxersoff4u boxersoff4u 51-55, M 1 Response Mar 31

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    10 Daily Habits That Will Give You Incredible Willpower: “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit.” – Aristotle. Success is a lot of...
    IamnotCharlieSheen IamnotCharlieSheen 41-45, M 2 Responses Apr 8

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    I decided to continue. I backed away because of the one procent chance of surival and that procent haunts me till this day. From the very beginning up until now I'm counting down...
    Ichki Ichki 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I lost a great friend when I was 8. My grandma. She was always there for me. Always cheered me up, She was like a 2nd mother to me. Then she died. Everything changed for me. I...
    Isurvivedlife Isurvivedlife 13-15, F 1 Response 52 mins ago

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    The Milonga event took me to a very trendy district in one of the central boroughs of the city. A place that is vibrant and bustling with business, the streets presenting a...
    Injoy1767 Injoy1767 46-50, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    How long has it been? A day, a week, a month, a year or two? It does not matter. What does is the wonderful time we had together. The endless days and nights i could wrap my arms...
    WGKhaos WGKhaos 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    It's been three years since I moved away from where I used to live. I've gotten a lot better but there's still a ways to go. (This is very long so I don't know if anyone will...
    aki98 aki98 16-17, T Apr 1

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    I'll never be loved by my narcissistic mother she is all the family I have. Fun! She talks about the love she has for her dead family members and all the pain. And how she doesn't...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Apr 2

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    One day I was stressed out about my future/love life and I called up a psychic. Stupid I know but I wanted answers. She said I'd be successful and I already know the love of my...
    XxWolverinaxX XxWolverinaxX 18-21 1 Response Apr 3

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    Well everyone makes mistakes. Whether they are big or small. It was still a mistake. You just have to learn to be the bigger person and accept that it is going to happen. Everyone...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M Apr 10

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    I tried to tell you some about our trip, but EP Allie pulled it. Seriously. You can look at all the strange junk you never knew you wanted, but when it comes to protection from...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    Ok, this time I was literally pounced on by this one guy whom I know from earlier classes. Which was good, considering that I really and truly wasn’t keen on practising with the...
    Injoy1767 Injoy1767 46-50, F Mar 20

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    Sadly during the time of the feminist movement back during the late sixties early seventies women stopped wearing girdles, they do continue to wear bras. From some of research I...
    toms0321 toms0321 66-70 Mar 24

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    I have a very mild form of AD (Attention Deficit disorder ) although I've never been officially diagnosed I fall in between the cracks. It's not severe and I have to explain to...
    carrington65 carrington65 31-35, M 2 Responses Apr 3

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    **This isn't the most organized. It jumps around a lot from before, during, and after the assault. It's not typed out in order of how things happened because I just typed what came...
    ChantelSurvived ChantelSurvived 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 20

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    Today’s highlights: Another session with eyes completely closed, moving to the feeling of the steps and doing the figures simply by following the leads. A very nice practice...
    Injoy1767 Injoy1767 46-50, F 3 Responses Mar 27

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    We have reached peak nostalgia. Movies based on toys and games, remakes of those movies you liked when you were younger, and revivals of shows like and and.... These are strange...
    stubagmalno stubagmalno 36-40, M Apr 8

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    Long story short, this guy had liked me since 2007. Eventually we started dating in 2009. In 2010 we broke up (so it was only 13 months long). I was 19-20 when this happened and he...
    monosaccharide monosaccharide 22-25 2 Responses Mar 19

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    I've avoided EP because my train of thinking has shifted back to where it should be. My relationship with God has been restored, and I have peace. I'm even learning to do the...
    aepteewS aepteewS 41-45 1 Response Mar 22