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I Still Continue Learning, Even After All My Mistakes

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 11, 2010

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    Mistakes can not be undone. All the regret and apologies are are insufficient. My advice to those considering doing something that has the power to cause irreparable damage to your...
    Dartanian Dartanian 36-40, M 5 Responses Oct 13

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    First of all, I am new here. It has been some time since this happened. I am in no way being critical of anyone that suffers from Borderline Personality Disorder, just wanted to...
    smadden smadden 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 22

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    He just won't accept my part in any of this. He still thinks he's the one to have done wrong. I wrote a speech to him, apologizing for my own issues that have affected this...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F Oct 7

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    I went out with my ex boy friend for 3 years. We met our senior year in high school. He was an amazing boy friend. When were 18 he moved to another state for college. During that...
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    Normally I have certain reservations about saying this,but I feel raped.This site has done me on all sides and I'm still here for reasons even I don't understand.I can express...
    KurMujun KurMujun 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    He was mine for so long just to be swept away by another. Am I crazy to still want him after he has hurt me? I can't get him out of my heart. I have tried but his image, smell...
    passionate4you passionate4you 46-50, F 4 hrs ago

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    Plungeintoadream Plungeintoadream 18-21, F 8 Responses Sep 30

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    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F Oct 10

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    Well, obviously I'm still in love with him. We literally broke up just last night. It hurts so bad..I don't understand how to cope with losing someone that important to me. Not...
    Brookiesayseyoo Brookiesayseyoo 13-15, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    "All of our relationships depend on our relationship with ourselves. If you don't love yourself, you can't possibly love anyone else" ~unknown. i never understood this when i was...
    AThousandThoughts AThousandThoughts 18-21, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    im learning and i think im doing pretty good... my parents suggested i should learn so i can do something when im sad or mad besides holding it all in
    wolfbeliever wolfbeliever 13-15, F 6 hrs ago

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    Lourdes1983 Lourdes1983 31-35, F 4 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    lilygeorge12 lilygeorge12 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 5

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    I made a lot of mistakes in my life, even until now I still do...what can I say I am only human but still it's not an excuse. I truly did learn a lot from my mistakes. But...
    alx99 alx99 36-40, F Oct 10

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    I feel helpless. It really is out of my control. I don't know if there's anything else that I can do. I'm frustrated because I had just typed out a long paragraph and it got erased...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 10

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    How can you love yourself when you don't feel good about yourself ? This is the question I ask myself, because when I think about it the answer is. I don't feel good about myself...
    Sara600 Sara600 56-60, F 1 Response a week ago

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    And now I am living with someone. ;) Life does get better. And, it's not just all about the sex - that is true. Sex, or lack of it, was just a symptom of dysfunctions across...
    awakeforthedancechecksin awakeforthedancechecksin 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 22

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    I wish for all those who know there is more to life than what we are taught and see, to have the chance to gain the knowledge required for you to become free and all that u can be...
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