I've Learned

  1. Music is very powerful and dramatically changes my mood depending on what I listen to.
  2. That maturity has a lot more to do with experiences and what you've learned from them rather than the number of candles on the birthday cake
  3. That it isn't always enough to be loved by others, sometimes you have to learn to love yourself
  4. To not count the miles, count the I love you's
  5. You can't make everyone happy, but if you do what makes you happy, at least you're still happy
    If making other people happy is a major factor in your happiness, you're screwed. (trust me)
  6. That the hardest decisions to make sometimes in any avenue of life is choosing whether to hold on or let go.
  7. That I love provolone cheese
  8. That we are responsible for what we do, no matter how we feel
  9. That you either control your attitude or it controls you.
  10. That I've always just been an old soul and I'm okay with that.
  11. That I'll never like meatloaf.
  12. That you can do something in an instant that will give you heartache for a lifetime.
  13. That you should always leave loved ones with loving words
  14. That heros are the people that do what needs to be done regardless of the consequences
  15. That best friends can do anything or nothing together and still have a great time
  16. That just because someone may not love you the way you want them to doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have
  17. That I'm very reflective of the vibe or behavior given to me.
  18. That no matter how good a friend is, they are human and will likely hurt you once in a while and you'll have to forgive them
  19. That I'm a little codependent.
  20. That just because 2 people may argue doesn't mean they don't love each other. And just because they don't argue doesn't mean they do.
  21. That two people can look at the exact same thing and see something totally different
  22. That credentials on the wall doesn't necessarily make you a decent human being.
  23. That my background and circumstances have greatly influenced who I am, but only I am responsible for who I become
  24. That I should probably be supervised while eating double stuffed Oreos.