16 Lessons I have learned….

16 Lessons I have learned….

1) I have learned- That the best classroom in the world is at the feet of a wise elder.

2) I have learned- That just one person saying to me, “You’ve made my day!” makes my day.

3) I have learned- That having a child fall asleep in your arms is one of the most peaceful feelings in the world.

4) I have learned- That being kind is more important than being right.

5) I have learned- That I can always pray for someone when I don’t have the strength to help him in some other way.

6) I have learned- That sometimes all a person needs is a hand to hold and a heart to understand.

7) I have learned- That simple walks with my father around the block on summer nights when I was a child did wonders for me as an adult.

8) I have learned- That it’s those small daily happenings that make life so spectacular.

9) I have learned- That under everyone’s hard shell is someone who wants to be appreciated and loved.

10) I have learned- That love, not time, heals all wounds.

11) I have learned- That the easiest way for me to grow as a person is to surround myself with people smarter than I am.

12) I have learned- That opportunities are never lost; someone will take the ones you miss.

13) I have learned- That one should keep his words both soft and tender, because tomorrow he may have to eat them.

14) I have learned- That a smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.

15) I have learned- That everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you’re climbing it.

16) I have learned- That it is best to give advice in only two circumstances; when it is requested and when it is a life threatening situation.

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