"Study hard as if it is your job, because in the end it is. Respect authority (or at least the position). Around your elders keep you mouth shut and your ears open, you may just learn something. Get out and do things. Get a job (part time of course)…"
I tell my kids that you do not have to be best friends with everyone but you should be nice to everyone and friendly with everyone you meet. There will be some real @ holes out there but you don't have to be mean to them. It is not…"
"I won't mention how I was as I would not have anyone here follow what I did, though I did have a bit of fun nonetheless.
Just know (unless you have a trust fund) these are the last remaining years of your being a dependent.
"1. Decide early on what kind of a person you want to be. You probably already know a lot of the traits you admire in other---emulate the good things you see in guys to whom you look up.
2. Pay people what you owe them---not because they…"
"I am a saxophone player, and also repair saxes and other instruments...under $70......no way, at least not something that he will actually be able to play. You might find something in that price range, but finding one at that price that actually…"
"I don't know about you, but getting tired of trying is like getting tired of life, and life is a very precious thing to me. Getting tired of trying is like giving up hope, its like giving up entirely. Learn from your mistakes, use them to…"
"If you are over the age of eight and complain about what you get for Christmas, then you deserve nothing.I've recently read that a large amount of people in solid relationships go into arguments during Christmas because of more than stupid…"
"If you like it... Do it. It is manly to be comfortable and confident in your own shoes and to be able to do things you enjoy despite popular opinion. Example, there is an entire group in the forum here based solely on men who knit.In my…"
"Manly is not a burden, it is an honour and a privilege. Only you can give it to yourself, and only you can take it away.
Look, we all get stuck dealing with this at some point. Is it manly to do this or manly to do that, but if you are looking for…"
"Christian, Buddy, it's time to change your circle of friends.
I have NO ONE in my circle who are like the horrid people you described.
However, thank you for the reminder. It's clear that YOU are not one of those horrid people you…"
Obama's support for Chavez was shown when Chavez asked Obama to intervene to support the impeached-and-removed Honduran President overcome the Honduran Constitution, Congress, and Supreme Court, to remain in…"