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I Still Continue Learning, Even After All My Mistakes

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Of course everyone makes mistakes. The mistake is done but learning from the mistake is the answer.
    maturegurl maturegurl 46-50, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    moonlightflower moonlightflower 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Mistakes? No, not all of them. Lessons do not seem to end, and the past always catches up with me. Could I do it differently? Probably, not. There are times life gets dull...
    Whywefall Whywefall 46-50, M 6 days ago

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    annamarie65 annamarie65 46-50, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    When God created human, the angels were surprised. "Why the heck You created a being like this, who will destroy each other, destroy the earth?" Oh, by the way, I paraphrase the...
    rainyrainsky rainyrainsky 26-30, F 9 Responses a week ago

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    HollowBravado HollowBravado 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 26

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    is name is (initials) Z.T, my first love/boyfriend ..we met when i was 14? (young silly love, didn't get really serious until i reached my Sophmore year) and dated until after i...
    anonymouskiwi anonymouskiwi 22-25, T Jan 26

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    I made what I believe is the ultimate mistake and that is when me and my ex fiance had my daughter(not a mistake a blessing) But unfortnatley I was very young and my fiance 7 yrs...
    lilprincess7771 lilprincess7771 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 26

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    is name is (initials) Z.T, my first love/boyfriend ..we met when i was 14? (young silly love, didn't get really serious until i reached my Sophmore year) and dated until after i...
    anonymouskiwi anonymouskiwi 22-25, T Jan 26

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    is name is (initials) Z.T, my first love/boyfriend ..we met when i was 14? (young silly love, didn't get really serious until i reached my Sophmore year) and dated until after i...
    anonymouskiwi anonymouskiwi 22-25, T 1 Response Jan 26

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    is name is (initials) Z.T, my first love/boyfriend ..we met when i was 14? (young silly love, didn't get really serious until i reached my Sophmore year) and dated until after i...
    anonymouskiwi anonymouskiwi 22-25, T Jan 26

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    Today my little boy turns 4. Years went by so quickly. I call him my miracle baby, I recall praying and begging God for a son. When he was finally born I literally felt like the...
    AngelicHalo AngelicHalo 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 25

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    Life's many mistakes. Learn from your mistakes or be doomed to repeat them. I never learn. Does luck have anything to do with it? Lucky in love, or money? I am neither...
    Jcoe Jcoe 51-55, M 4 Responses Jan 25

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    Back in my young and single days, before I married and had kids, I used to frequent the nightclubs with my friends and dance the night away. I love dancing, plus I am a social...
    lightblueeyes lightblueeyes 46-50, F 7 Responses Jan 25

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    If i ever meet a person who claims they never made a mistake I'll know I am in the company of a complete liar! We all make them and can only try not to keep making the same ones...
    shadowgurl444 shadowgurl444 26-30, F 7 Responses Jan 25

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    So true. Adversarial love doesn't exist. Patience is something real love intructs. Understanding is the ultimate reward. Love sophisticates perspective. We learn seeing through...
    Actactualaredy Actactualaredy 51-55, M Jan 24

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    Inthedark16 Inthedark16 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 24

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    I am learning to love myself now, after spending my 8 years, pleasing somebody. Now, it's my time to think about myself.
    mabuhayka mabuhayka 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 24

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    I still have a crush on the same girl after many years. We met freshman year of highschool in our french class when I was 15 and I had her again in my french class at 17. I'm 21...
    Jason947 Jason947 18-21, M Jan 24

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    We all are. Cause otherwise we wouldn't be here if we weren't. :-)
    tiger3cub8 tiger3cub8 46-50, M Jan 23

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