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30 Life Lessons From 30 Years
Old 12-31-2013, 10:02 AM   #1
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30 Life Lessons From 30 Years

I thought it was a good read, nothing altogether profound, just basic positive reinforcement. A lot of it falls in line with LBYM.

If you think self-help/growth is all psycho-babble, don't waste your time. You enjoy it or you don't, no problem.

I only wish I had grasped all this at age 30, I was clueless by comparison, and maybe I'd be a lot smarter now if I'd caught on earlier.

And if it sounds preachy to you, hopefully the last one will help.

30. I’m still trying to figure it all out. I don’t intend to promulgate my views and opinions as some sort of life maxims or absolute lessons by which you should live your life. What works for me might not work for you (hell, sometimes it doesn’t even work for me).
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Old 12-31-2013, 01:59 PM   #2
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I didn't see "when you notice something nice about somebody, compliment them, unless it's rather personal and they are strangers." I suppose that is covered under "adding value to others" or some such.


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Old 12-31-2013, 05:09 PM   #3
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A lot of them made me cringe, but I did like
12. You don’t need everyone to like you.
That's something I learned far too late.
And if I claim to be a wise man, it surely means that I don't know.
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