Things every parent should teach their children
Posted 13 October 2012 - 04:28 PM
Respect your elders, odds are they've "been there, done that" a helluva lot more than you think.
Learn to appreciate a lot of different music.
Posted 13 October 2012 - 10:02 PM
IF you ruin my nice thread I will hunt you down and kill you.
that is all
Then teaching your spawn to Field Strip a 50 Cal would be useful.
Also, that degree I'm going to insist you get and will not accept otherwise will provide you a lifetime of independence.
Posted 14 October 2012 - 05:19 PM
- "Temperance. Eat not to dullness; drink not to elevation."
- "Silence. Speak not but what may benefit others or yourself; avoid trifling conversation."
- "Order. Let all your things have their places; let each part of your business have its time."
- "Resolution. Resolve to perform what you ought; perform without fail what you resolve."
- "Frugality. Make no expense but to do good to others or yourself; i.e., waste nothing."
- "Industry. Lose no time; be always employ'd in something useful; cut off all unnecessary actions."
- "Sincerity. Use no hurtful deceit; think innocently and justly, and, if you speak, speak accordingly."
- "Justice. Wrong none by doing injuries, or omitting the benefits that are your duty."
- "Moderation. Avoid extremes; forbear resenting injuries so much as you think they deserve."
- "Cleanliness. Tolerate no uncleanliness in body, cloaths, or habitation."
- "Tranquility. Be not disturbed at trifles, or at accidents common or unavoidable."
- "Chastity. Rarely use venery but for health or offspring, never to dullness, weakness, or the injury of your own or another's peace or reputation."
- "Humility. Imitate Jesus and Socrates."
Wish I could take credit for those, but that's all Ben Franklin.
...Although from what I understand he was not a strict adherent to number 12.
#3 gave him the most trouble, actually. He was a very unorganized person.
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