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I've Learned...

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I've learned that, no matter what happens,
how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.
I've learned that you can tell a lot about a person by the way he/she handles four things:
a rainy day, the elderly, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights.
I've learned that, regardless of your relationship with your parents,
you'll miss them when they're gone from your life.
I've learned that making a 'living' is not the same thing as making a 'life...
I've learned that life sometimes gives you a second chance.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands.
You need to be able to throw something back
I've learned that if you pursue happiness, it will elude you.

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But, if you focus on your family, your friends, the needs of others,
your work and doing the very best you can, happiness will find you
I've learned that whenever I decide something with an open heart, I usually make the right decision.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
I've learned that every day, you should reach out and touch someone.
People love that human touch -- holding hands, a warm hug, or just a friendly pat on the back.
I've learned that I still have a lot to learn.
Angels have walked beside me all my life--and they still do.

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Comments (3)

Beautiful post, Brenda!
Keep those Savannah photos coming!

Thanks so much, Palma,
I've another 453 photos to go, so not likely I'll run out any time soon!
Ciao,
Brenda

Very wise statements!!

Thanks so much!
I love this piece...read it over every so often to remind myself.
Ciao,
Brenda

Another beautiful post. :)

Another lost comment...thank you so much for posting it!
Ciao,
Brenda

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