Life Provides Inspirational Lessons

Try not to become a man of success but a man of value

Lessons Of Life

Life's lessons can be tough

You cannot make someone love you. All you can do is be someone who can be loved. The rest is up to them.

No matter how much I care, some people just don't care back.

That it takes years to build up trust, and only seconds to destroy it.

It's not what you have in your life, but whom you have in your life that counts.

You can get by on charm for about 15 minutes. After that, you'd better know something.

You shouldn't compare yourself to the best others can do, but to the best you can do.

It's not what happens to people that's important. It's what they do about it.

You can do something in an instant that will give you heartache for life.

No matter how thin you slice it, there are always two sides.

It's taking me a long time to become the person I want to be.

It's a lot easier to react than it is to think.

You should always leave loved ones with loving words. It may be the last time you see them.

You can keep going long after you think you can't.

We are responsible for what we do, no matter how we feel.

Either you control your attitude or it controls you.

Regardless of how hot and steamy a relationship is at first, the passion fades and there had better be something else to take its place.

I've learned that heroes are the people who do what has to be done when it needs to be done, regardless of the consequences.

Learning to forgive takes practice.

There are people who love you dearly, but just don't know how to show it.

My best friend and I can do anything or nothing and have the best time.

Sometimes the people you expect to kick you when you're down may be the ones to help you get back up.

I'm getting more and more like my grandma, and I'm kind of happy about it.

Sometimes when I'm angry I have the right to be angry, but that doesn't give me the right to be cruel.

True friendship continues to grow, even over the longest distance. Same goes for true love.

Just because someone doesn't love you the way you want him or her too doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.

Maturity has more to do with what types of experiences you've had and what you've learned from them and less to do with how many birthdays you've celebrated.

Your family won't always be there for you. It may seem funny, but people you aren't related to can take care of you and love you and teach you to trust people again.

No matter how good a friend someone is, they're going to hurt you every once in a while and you must forgive them ~

It isn't always enough to be forgiven by others. Sometimes you have to learn to forgive yourself.

No matter how bad your heart is broken the world doesn't stop for your grief.

Our background and circumstances may have influenced who we are, but we are responsible for who we become.

Sometimes when my friends fight, I'm forced to choose sides even when I don't want to.

Just because two people argue, it doesn't mean they don't love each other. And just because they don't argue, it doesn't mean they do.

Sometimes you have to put the individual ahead of their actions.

We don't have to change friends if we understand that friends change.

If you don't want to forget something, stick it in your underwear drawer.

You shouldn't be so eager to find out a secret. It could change your life forever.

The clothes I like best are the ones with the most holes in them.

Two people can look at the exact same thing and see something totally different.

No matter how you try to protect your children, they will eventually get hurt and you will hurt in the process.

There are many ways of falling and staying in love.

No matter the consequences, those who are honest with themselves, get further in life.

Many things can be powered by the mind, the trick is self-control.

No matter how many friends you have, you will feel lonely and lost at the times you need them most.

People who don't even know you can change your life in a matter of hours.

Even when you think you have no more to give, when a friend cries out to you, you will find the strength to help.

Writing, as well as talking, can ease emotional pains.

Credentials on the wall do not make you a decent human being.

The people you care most about in life are taken from you to soon.

Although the word "love" can have many different meanings, it loses value when overly used.

It's hard to determine where to draw the line between being nice and not hurting people's feelings and standing up for what you believe.

Love is not for me to keep, but to pass on to the next person

Even if you do the right thing for the wrong reason, it's still the wrong thing to do.