I’ve learned that you cannot make someone love you. All you can do is to be someone who can be loved. The rest is up to them.
I’ve learned that no matter how much I care, some people just don’t care back.
I’ve learned that it’s not what you have in your life but who you have in your life that counts.
I’ve learned that you can get by on charm for about fifteen minutes. After that, you’d better know something.
I’ve learned that you can do something in an instant that will give you heartache for life.
I’ve learned that it’s taking me a long time to become the person I want to be.
I’ve learned you should always leave loved ones with loving words. It may be the last time you see them.
I’ve learned that you can keep going long after you think you can’t.
I’ve learned that either you control your attitude or it controls you.
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.
I’ve learned that sometimes the people you expect to kick you when you’re down will be the ones to help you get back up.
I’ve learned that sometimes when I’m angry I have the right to be angry, but that doesn’t give me the right to be cruel.
I’ve learned that just because someone doesn’t love you the way you want them to doesn’t mean they don’t love you with all they have.
I’ve learned that you shouldn’t be so eager to find out a secret. It could change your life.
I’ve learned that your life can be changed in a matter of hours by people who don’t even know you.
— Lakeland Bulletin, Mattoon , IL (via The Sower, the weekly bulletin of the Arthur church of Christ , Arthur , IL . (From Bulletin Gold –www.bulletingold.com)