Skip to comments....20 Life Lessons A Man Would Share....
Posted on 06/17/2012 4:38:54 PM PDT by djone
No Excuses. Stop making excuses replace them with ways to do better. Excuses are a waste of time and energy.....No One is Perfect. The quicker this is realized the faster you can get on with being excellent. Start every morning ready to fight harder than you did the day before and run further than you ever imagine....
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Some of those are more like “affirmations” — pretty unmanly...
Neglected to add- Keep it in your pants. Don’t cheat on your wife(and child), and destroy your marriage and extended family.
In general, too much thinking makes me ill but I look to the greats for inspiration for wisdom.
I’ve been advised by enough advice, and look at the results. I ‘ve got holes in my socks, which, according to one chick, are too short!
ping to read more later
Lesson 21: Don’t procrastinate!
She said "socks?"
I’m trying to formulate the perfect advice for young people regarding gasoline, matches, and trying to jumper into electric power grid.
Yes, I distinctly remember, she said “should go up to the knee” (and not down!)
When I started my first job, my father gave me these words of wisdom. “Don’t eat where you $h*t.”
I had no clue what he meant. One night I was doing the late shift running cables and getting the data center ready to go live. At 3:00am Phyllis from Q&A walks into the data center. I got back to work an hour later.
Two days later I was asked to resign for fraternizing with a company officer.
I finally understood what my dad meant.
Yeah, I heard it first as a Russian proverb.
Stay away from porn.
Dont pay retail!
STUPID should hurt
Stupid SHOULD hurt
Stupid should HURT
I heard it the other way around, true either way. Not too many fonts of wisdom greater than a Dad :)
Another version says “Don’t get your honey where you make your money”.
Life is tough, it’s harder if you’re stupid.
The world is 4/5 water. Know how to swim.
“Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.” — Oscar Wilde
I love Oscar Wilde quotes!
“A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.”
“The fact is, that civilization requires slaves. The Greeks were quite right there. Unless there are slaves to do the ugly, horrible, uninteresting work, culture and contemplation become almost impossible. Human slavery is wrong, insecure, and demoralizing. On mechanical slavery, on the slavery of the machine, the future of the world depends.”
“To get back my youth I would do anything in the world, except take exercise, get up early, or be respectable.”
Just remember; ignorance can be cured, stupid is forever.
Educate the ignorant, eliminate the stupid.
The biggest problem in the country today, is that those of us who are willing to do are required to carry those who wont.
Eliminate the lazy, the stupid and the whiners and we are all better off.
Just remember, sometimes $#!t floats.
My dad’s advice on dealing with the corporate world.