Rules to Live By


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While performing a Google search query for Rules to Live By, I found some interesting reads.

First, the seven rules of life: (I've seen this a couple of times this week on TikTok and Facebook)
1. Make peace with your past. ...
2. Remember what others think of you is none of your business. ...
3. Don't compare yourself to others and judge them. ...
4. Stop thinking too much. ...
5. No one is in charge of your happiness, except you. ...
6. Smile. ...
7. Time heals almost everything. (Well not everything. I think broken hearts can last a lifetime)

Next, 16 Simple Rules to Live by for a Successful And Fulfilling Life (
1. Believe in Yourself , but Be Aware of Your Limitations
2. De-clutter and Simplify
3. Use Everything in Moderation
4. Keep Things in Perspective
5. Treat Others How They Want to Be Treated
6. Family First
7. Pay Attention to the Moment
8. Have a Positive Mindset (especially you are what you think all day long)
9. Educate Yourself
10. Be Passionate About Something
11. Always Be Reflective
12. Surround Yourself with Supportive People
13. Banish the Word “Perfection” (especially strive for excellence, not perfection)
14. Fix It or Deal With It, Stop Whining About It
15. Remember Things That You Are Grateful For (like waking up in the morning)
16. You Can Have It All, Just Not at the Same Time

Your thoughts? Can you think of any to add? Which of these take priority?