Stop and take inventory of the top 5 people you spend the most time with – Do they live their daily life the way you would want to live yours? If you became like them does it make you a better person? Remember to choose carefully.
"Do not handicap your children by making their lives easy." - Robert A. Heinlein My parents made sure that I could take care of my own, stuff wasn't handed to me. I see kids today, and worry not only for their future but for mine as well.
One of my favorite ideas ever. I heard an evangelist say it once and thought it was perfect. For some odd reason I attract a lot of people who live by the "I'm just telling the truth no matter what" philosophy.