I've learned that when your dad is mad and asks you, ‘Do I look stupid?’ Don’t answer him.
Don’t pick on your sister when she’s holding a baseball bat.
Never try to baptize a cat.
I've learned never dare your little brother to paint the family car.
Never tell your little brother that you’re not going to do what your Mom told you to do.
I've learned that when I wave to people in the country, they stop what they are doing and wave back.
What are girls for?
Ahhh, that's what for! They're what life's about.
I've learned that although it's hard to admit it, I'm secretly glad my parents are strict with me and that I worked hard as a kid.
I've learned that silent company is often more healing than words of advice.
People like to be complimented.
I've learned that wherever I go, the world's worst drivers have followed me there.
I've learned that if someone says something unkind about me, I must live so that no one will believe it.
I've learned that there are people who love you dearly but just don't know how to show it.
I've learned that you can make someone's day by simply sending them a little note.
I've learned that the greater a person's sense of guilt, the greater his or her need to cast blame on others.
I've learned that children and grandparents are natural allies.
I've learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on and it will be better tomorrow.
I've learned that singing Amazing Grace can lift my spirits for hours.
I've learned there’s soul in Johnny Cash’s and Ray Charles’ songs.
I've learned that you can tell a lot about a man by the look in his eyes. And about women by the way she keep her house.
I've learned that keeping a vegetable garden is worth a medicine cabinet full of pills.
I've learned that regardless of your relationship with your parents, you miss them terribly after they die. and
If you were close to your siblings growing up, you’ll be close in your old age. If you were not close as youngsters, you will not be close later in life.
I've learned that making a living is not the same thing as making a life.
Looking back, most people you’ve encountered were stupid and unimportant, unless they were friends.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands. You need to be able to throw something back. and
Outside your wife and kids, never apologize.
I've learned that if you pursue happiness, it will elude you. But if you focus on others and what your mother taught you, happiness will find you.
I've learned that whenever I decide something with kindness, I usually make the right decision.
I've learned that there is power in prayer.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
I've learned that every day you should reach out and touch someone. People love that human touch - holding hands, a warm smile, a compliment or just a friendly pat on the back.
I learned most about life before I turned 7 years of age… though I’m still learning in a diminishing return kind of way. You know what I mean?