Lesson of Life

Posted: Augustus 17, 2009 in Uncategorized

Written By Regina Brett, 90 years old, of Cleveland, Ohio, on the lessons life has taught her:

lessons of life 11. Life isn’t fair, but it’s still good.

2. When in doubt, just take the next small step.

3. Life is too short to waist time hating anyone.

4. Your job won’t take care of you when you are sick. Your friends and parents will. Stay in touch.

5. Pay off your credit cards every month.

lessons of life 46. You don’t have to win every argument. Agree to disagree.

7. Cry with someone. It’s more healing than crying alone.

8. It’S OK to get angry with God. He can take it.

9. Save for retirement starting with your first paycheck.

10. When it comes to chocolate, resistance is futile.

lessons of life 711. Make peace with your past so it won’t screw up the present.

12. It’s OK to let your children see you cry.

13. Don’t compare your life to others. You have no idea what their journey is all about.

14. If a relationship has to be a secret, you shouldn’t be in it.

15. Everything can change in the blink of an eye. But don’t worry; God never blinks.

16. Take a deep breath. It calms the mind.

lessons of life 817. Get rid of anything that isn’t useful, beautiful or joyful.

18. Whatever doesn’t kill you really does make you stronger.

19. It’s never too late to have a happy childhood. But the second one is up to youy and no else.

20. When it comes to going after what you love in life, don’t take no for an answer.

21. Burn the candles, use the  nice sheets, wear the fancy lingerie. Don’t save it for a special occasion. Today is special.

lessons of life 922. Over prepare, then go with the flow.

23. Be eccentric now. Don’t wait for old age to wear purple.

24. The most important sex organ is the brain.

25. No one is in charge of your happiness but you.

26. Frame every so-called disaster with these words ‘In five years, will this matter?’

lessons of life 1027. Always choose life.

28. Forgive everyone everything.

29. What other people think of you is none of your business.

30. Time heals almost everything. Give time time.

31. However good or bad  a situation is, it will change.

32. Don’t take yourself so seriously. No one else does.

lessons of life 1133. Believe in miracles.

34. God loves you because of who God is, not because of anything you did or didn’t do.

35. Don’t audit life. Show up and make the most of it now.

36. Growing old beats the alternative — dying young.

37. Your children get only one childhood.

38. All that truly matters in the end is that you loved.

lessons of life 339. Get outside every day. Miracles are waiting everywhere.

40. If we all threw our problems in a pile and saw everyone else’s we’d grab ours back.

41. Envy is a waste of time. You already have all you need.

42. The best is yet to come.

43. No matter how you feel, get up, dress up end show up.

44. Yield.

life is a gift 145. Life isn’t always tied with a bow, but it’s still a gift.

Friends are the family that we choose for ourselves.

Kommentaar
  1. ingrid sê:

    Dankie Parkes, stem veral saam met nr. 45. Mooi week vir jou.

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