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I Still Continue Learning, Even After All My Mistakes

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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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    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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    It's All About Self Love

    I made the mistake of chasing after a gentleman, whom I thought I would marry. We were friends for three years, and I gradually fell for him. Even after he said that he didn't want a relationship, I still wanted him romantically. He valued our friendship and eventually, we mixed...
    AquarianEP AquarianEP 26-30, F May 24, 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    After months of trying to avoid him, stupidly I started forgetting why I was avoiding him in the first place. She was gone and there were no other incidents. He even started...
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    I love to learn. I have simple advice. Never stop learning new things. your brain is your best muscle. Get tend most from your education, even after you have been away from...
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    I too was raised as one of Jehovah's Witnesses. Both my mother and father had embraced this religion back in the late 40's and 50's before I was ever born. In fact, my father...
    crystalbuddah20 crystalbuddah20 51-55, F Jun 27

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    I too was raised as one of Jehovah's Witnesses. Both my mother and father had embraced this religion back in the late 40's and 50's before I was ever born. In fact, my father...
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    Love never chanqes... it just rearranges..<3 The Worst Thing In Life Is To See Someone You Love, Love Someone Else How can you mean nothing to someone who means everything to...
    vg1403 vg1403 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    It really hurts being parted from my daughter. But I wouldn’t trade those feelings for the world. Yes, no one likes divorce. The problems between my ex are our own, and not my...
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    If I tell anyone I know that I pretty much always feel lonely, I'll probably be smacked in the face and get called dramatic. I just moved to a new city recently, so I guess now I...
    0hman 0hman 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    2 years ago I tried to commit suicide and failed... I am still alive yet after all this time... I really only regret staying alive. That's it really, I regret not dying all that...
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    Where's the perfect place to hide? In the middle of a crowded room. I can be in a sea of people and yet I'll still feel lonely. Sometimes, even though I'm surrounded by friends- I...
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    Its 12 midnight and all im thinking its about her, what could she be doing, is she okay? Is she doing the right things, how is he better than me, its been a year since i lost her...
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    No matter how much we fade away. I'll always love you.. I miss you... Here's a song for you if you read this. It's by A group called Freestyle - Before I Let You Go. I can...
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    And here's one that's probably only just occured to me. When faced with a challenge. Say Geronimo :) As in take a leap and conquer that damn thing before it affects your life...
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    Who doesn't? Mistakes are fundamental in the process of learning. If you win a game and you don't know why, but if you lose it you'll know what you did wrong. Never be afraid of it...
    ClaudiaSUN ClaudiaSUN 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    “23 Painfully True Lessons You Learn By Age 23 1. You are not your failures or rejections. You are not the boy who couldn’t love you, the job you couldn’t get, the school who...
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    There was a time when i thought you did everything right There was a time when i thought i could wait forever Theres no limit for God to forgive us , but I am not a God If you want...
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    Mistakes were meant to be made, if not then how else are we suppose to learn?. I've made a lot of mistakes during a very short time of my life but the fact is i do no regret any of...
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