Broken strings & Pretty things

The world, seen through a young girl's eyes.

40 things I’ve learned from life.

  1.  It’s the simplest things in life bring the most joy,
  2. A smile can brighten someone’s day dramatically,
  3. There is also something new to learn,
  4. The extra effort of putting something away properly is worth it in the end,
  5. Random acts of kindness make colossal differences,
  6. Friends are the most important people to treasure,
  7. The weather can make drastic changes to a person’s mood,
  8. People will talk when they want to,
  9. Everything is worth it in the end,
  10. Never make plans too far in the future, as you never know what’s round the corner,
  11. True happiness comes from within, not from others,
  12. Goodbye is always the hardest thing to say,
  13. Becoming dependent on one person is a very dangerous position to be in,
  14. Never be afraid to step all the way out, or you’ll regret it,
  15. Learn from mistakes instead of dwelling on them, or you’ll never forgive yourself,
  16. Time never goes quickly if you’re watching it,
  17. A phone call from a friend can put everything into perspective,
  18. Thinking positively makes life much brighter,
  19. Love can be the most wonderful feeling as well as the cause of the worst pain,
  20. A day without smiling is a day wasted,
  21. The people you think you know best can turn out to be complete strangers,
  22. Music can be the greatest healer,
  23. Grudges are only negative to yourself; they are unhealthy and tiring to continue,
  24. There’s nothing wrong with good grades,
  25. Rain is underrated,
  26. You only lose when you give up,
  27. Family can be annoying and hard to deal with, but they are the only people who will always be there for you,
  28. Never put your life on hold for someone else,
  29. Nothing should stop you from living out your dreams,
  30. Getting lost in yourself is not a bad thing,
  31. Never keep anything bottled up,
  32. Cold pizza for breakfast is unfathomably delicious,
  33. The best days spent can be achieved by doing nothing,
  34. Dancing like nobody is watching is exhilarating,
  35. After everything, the world is still a beautiful place,
  36. Never say never,
  37. It is always important to keep an open mind,
  38. Expect the unexpected,
  39. Doing something for someone else is much more rewarding,
  40. If you can’t follow your own morals, what can you actually stand for?
 
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4 thoughts on “40 things I’ve learned from life.

  1. 1,2,11, 23 are my favorites. Good post. Enjoyed it!

  2. threadofthoughts on said:

    Your perspective is refreshing to read about. Thanks for sharing!

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