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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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

    Those who know me know I lost my love 6 months ago after 17, almost 18 yrs together. Now my life seems meaningless to me. Others say different, but that's not what this post is...
    McCannT12 McCannT12 41-45, F 3 Responses Jan 14

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    Im talking to a guy on okc. We have went out for 6 times, 4 times with lots of intimacy and make out and twice for movie dates and meals. The thing is he has nvr asked for my name...
    kae93 kae93 18-21, F Jan 8

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    My ex gf cheated on me with my best friend 5 years ago. I'm still not over it even my family still hates her. Besides my brother and my current gf no one else know me and her were...
    JoeC201 JoeC201 18-21, M Jan 1

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    I like walking on the dark deserted street of downtown on cold winter evening about an hour after all the stores closed. there are a couple bars still open and the lights of the...
    KristinaUSA KristinaUSA 13-15 3 days ago

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    So I've got a ton of stories on here about Brandon. This one isn't. This one is about Moogle, the guy I was with before Brandon. Christmas Eve three years ago was the last night...
    MadamAZC MadamAZC 22-25, F Dec 31, 2014

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    I remember when I was 7 years old when my older brother showed me Pokemon.... After all those years, I still love it to pieces! I even met my fiancee on a Pokemon forum. Every day...
    Littlemyuu Littlemyuu 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 6

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    I can not accept the fact that our 10 -year relationship ended in just a snap. I thought i will have her forever but she left me for another girl. The worst part is that she broke...
    alleon21 alleon21 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    The Valley of Disbelief One October morning, I lay in bed, streaks of sun rays peeping through the curtained window, announcing a new day - a day that should have been like any...
    stiltcourt stiltcourt 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 18

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    if you dont accept crossdressers or transgender ppl read on cause this could become your son/daughter unless you stop it dont become a murderer this childs death solely lies in the...
    guyindresses1991 guyindresses1991 22-25, T 2 Responses Jan 15

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    It finally happened. I guess I should say that it has been a long time coming but honesty, I had no clue. Let me start from the beginning. Did I always know I liked other women...
    EnticingPuddle EnticingPuddle 18-21, F Jan 5

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    I hope that in this year to come you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself...
    Macy24 Macy24 22-25, F Dec 30, 2014

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    We're all searching for different things, but I think when it comes down to it we all just want to be happy. We are all in search for that "feeling" whatever it may be. I've made...
    xXxsilvermistxXx xXxsilvermistxXx 26-30, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I thought that being compassionate and offering love can resolve the strained relationships. I openned my heart and did many things from apologizing to show generosity but it didn...
    Somexyz Somexyz 26-30, M 4 hrs ago

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    *giggles* um... yeah I'm still here after 34 years, you can't kill weeds I tried and failed at it and you know what it probably is just as well. I'm learning to look at things as...
    Littlemisssomebody Littlemisssomebody 31-35, F Jan 8

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    and what are my questions? how do people get past the taste of liquor? how do people have sex at such a young age while not thinking of the potential consequences? and why oh why...
    ilovewedgiesbruh ilovewedgiesbruh 18-21, M 12 hrs ago

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    Hard when you realize at 34 that you haven't finished growing up . Maybe we never do . It's all practice , messing up , then saying sorry , learning from mistakes , then repeating...
    KittenHasClaws1980 KittenHasClaws1980 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    I like to tell myself that everyone makes mistakes. That it's okay to make mistakes as long as you learn from them and don't make the same mistake twice. Yet, as I think back of...
    IzBroken IzBroken 22-25, M Jan 14

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    In kindergarten we never really talk but after school we play outside till nightfall. I lived up on a hill that over looked his house and the town. In first grade I got held back...
    PoopieNoodle PoopieNoodle 18-21, F Jan 12

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    We broke up two weeks ago. He and I have been best friends for almost 5 years. The last time we broke up, it was because I didn't feel like my feelings were as strong as his; he...
    A0129 A0129 18-21, F Jan 20

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    I found this on the Internet and wanted to share it because it is helpful. 1. Affairs are an escape from the realities of the world. 2. Affairs are not a rejection of the spouse...
    NOWHealing NOWHealing 61-65, F 3 Responses Jan 21

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    So I decided not to cater to my sister's every beck and call because it's not healthy for me and because she is really selfish. So she was being a drama queen about something...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 15

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    Accepting brings you closer to learning from them and moving on
    ElissaAcosta ElissaAcosta 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 15

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    It's been almost three years since we first met. I still remember the day. I had been back in my home town for a few months after I'd convinced myself to stay because I'd missed it...
    minernick minernick 22-25, M Jan 3

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    It's been almost three years since we first met. I still remember the day. I had been back in my home town for a few months after I'd convinced myself to stay because I'd missed it...
    minernick minernick 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 4

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    US and Russia in danger of returning to era of nuclear rivalry American threats to retaliate for Russian development of new cruise missile take tensions to new level Julian Borger...
    sogdianrock sogdianrock 51-55, M Jan 5

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    When you get to a certain point and look back and see one mistake after another and so very few right turns, you can't help but think of what might have been if you'd stayed true...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F Jan 5

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    I am a young adult and am "troubled." When I was young my environment was discouraging. My parents marriage was terrible, my father depressed and suicidal, and I did whatever they...
    ZoeFeller ZoeFeller 18-21, F Dec 30, 2014

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    it took 3 years and too many mistakes, but don't you hate it when people still judge you for who you were before? i'm not the same arrogant douche i was. but actions mean more than...
    Aryamay Aryamay 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 19

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    I'm not writing stories on here in hopes of gaining pity or "likes" or seeking attention for that matter. I'm truly just sharing stories with my feelings/thoughts about them that I...
    JustAGirLinAbaR JustAGirLinAbaR 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    When I was a young girl my mother would let me wear some makeup, like mascara and lipgloss. As I grew older my obsession with makeup grew as well. I began wearing pounds of makeup...
    Delicateflower98 Delicateflower98 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Have you ever felt so special to someone? Treated like a princess? Someone will do everything just to make you happy? Be their world and let you feel how much they love you?I met...
    AngelsBroughtMeHere AngelsBroughtMeHere 22-25, F Jan 2

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    I feel so lost right now. It's been four months since I've talked to my ex boyfriend and I don't know how to reach him. Our breakup was amicable. About six months ago, we agreed...
    Nekroerotic Nekroerotic 26-30, F Jan 6

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    I made a mistake and my mom found out and she still holds it over me awesome I'm tired of this bull **** I'm not perfect really i wish i wasn't even here fml
    Millerbabe17 Millerbabe17 16-17, F Jan 7

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    All religious reading materials were put together by man. To anyone reading this I have never read what makes up the Bible from cover to cover or any other religious books such...
    ItsOnlyAPaperMoon ItsOnlyAPaperMoon 46-50, F 3 Responses Jan 9

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    I'm taking my 1st year of french. Got to say, it's a very romantic language. I hate that I still have to present after telling my teacher that have anxiety. It's very fun to be in...
    manotham manotham 13-15, F Jan 18

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    When I was 13 my mum had to go to my Uncles funeral in Atlanta and she told me I couldn't go so I stayed home with my step dad and it first he was being REALLY nice then he touched...
    Arabellathebeautiful Arabellathebeautiful 13-15, F 8 Responses 3 days ago

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    When I was 13 my mum had to go to my Uncles funeral in Atlanta and she told me I couldn't go so I stayed home with my step dad and it first he was being REALLY nice then he touched...
    Arabellathebeautiful Arabellathebeautiful 13-15, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I moved with my fiancé to North Carolina in the fall. I was looking for a job to help us out with money and I started working for a company doing inventory. My hours were not so...
    mgnkl24 mgnkl24 26-30, F 3 days ago

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