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Subject: [APPALACHIAN-LIFE] Words to live by.......
Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2007 08:26:32 -0500
ONE. Give people more than they
expect and do it cheerfully.
TWO. Marry a man/woman you
love to talk to. As you get older,
their conversational skills will be
as important as any other.
THREE. Don't believe all you hear,
spend all you have or sleep all you want.
FOUR. ! When you say, "I love you," mean it.
FIVE. When you say, "I'm sorry,"
look the person in the eye.
SIX. Be engaged at least six months before you get married.
SEVEN. Believe in love at first! sight.
EIGHT. Never laugh at anyone's dreams.
People who don't have dreams don't have much.
NINE. Love deeply and passionately. You might
get hurt but it's the only way to live life completely.
TEN.. In disagreements, fight fairly. No name calling.
ELEVEN. Don't judge people by their relatives.
TWELVE. Talk slowly but think quickly.
THIRTEEN. When someone asks you a
question you don't want to answer, smile
and ask, "Why do you want to know?"
FOURTEEN. Remember that great love
and great achievements involve great risk.
FIFTEEN. Say "bless you" when you hear
SIXTEEN. When you lose, don't lose the lesson
SEVENTEEN. Remember the three R's:
Respect for self; Respect for others; and
Responsibility for all your actions.
EIGHTEEN. Don't let a little dispute
injure a great friendship.
NINETEEN. When you realize you've made a
mistake, take immediate steps to correct it.
TWENTY. Smile when picking up the phone.
The caller will hear it in your voice.
TWENTY-ONE. Spend some time alone.!
A true friend is someone who reaches for
your hand and touches your heart.