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Batang 90s: Instructions For Life

If you are a Batang 90s or someone born during the 1900s, you’d probably get one of these papers… a list of advises/instructions for life that needs to be shared to a number of people and that will also mean a few meanings depending on how many people you shared it.

At the bottom of this photo, it shows the additional instructions/ how to:

Although, my point of sharing this isn’t about that – but it’s about the 47 list of instructions for life – that – may or may not be applicable today as 2000s and the millennials may not consider doing. While reviewing this list too – I for one have some that aren’t true to my values anymore.

I’ll share my own thoughts in green fonts for some that don’t ring truth to me anymore.

Feel free to comment below what are your thoughts. Mine are those in green.

  1. Give people more than they expect and do it cheerfully!
  2. Memorize your favorite poem.
  3. Don’t believe all you hear.
  4. Don’t spend all that you have.
  5. Don’t sleep all you want.
  6. When you say “I LOVE YOU” mean it.
  7. When you say, “I’M SORRY” – look the person in the eye.
  8. Be engage at least six months before you get married.
  9. Believe in love at first sight.
  10. Never laugh at anyone’s dreams.
  11. Love deeply and passionately. You might get hurt but it’s the only way to live life completely.
  12. In disagreements, fight fairly. No name calling.
  13. Don’t judge people by their relatives.
  14. Talk slowly, but think quickly.
  15. When someone asks you a question you don’t want to answer, smile and ask, “Why do you want to know?”
  16. Remember that great love and great achievements involve great risks.
  17. Call your mom.
  18. Say God bless you when you hear someone sneeze.
  19. When you loose don’t lose the lesson.
  20. Remember the three (3) Rs: RESPECT for self | RESPECT for others | RESPONSIBILITY for your actions.
  21. Don’t let a little dispute injure a great friendship.
  22. When you realize you’ve made a mistake, take immediate steps to correct it.
  23. Smile when picking up the phone. The caller hear it in your voice.
  24. Marry a spouse you love to talk to. As you get older, his or her conversational skills ill be as important as any other.
  25. Spend some time alone.
  26. Open your arms to change, but don’t let go of your values.
  27. Remember that silence is sometimes the best answer.
  28. Read more books and watch less TV.
  29. Live a good, honorable life. Then when you get older and think back, you’ll get to enjoy it a second time.
  30. Trust in God but lock your car. :)
  31. A loving atmosphere in your home is so important. Do you all you can to create a tranquil harmonious home.
  32. In disagreements with loved ones, deal with a current situation, Don’t bring up the past.
  33. Read between the lines
  34. Share your knowledge. It’s a way to achieve immortality.
  35. Be gentle with the earth.
  36. PRAY. There is an immeasurable power in it.
  37. Never interrupt when you are being flattered.
  38. Mind your own business.
  39. Don’t trust a person who doesn’t close his/her eyes when you kiss them.
  40. Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before.
  41. If you make a lot of money, put it to use helping others while you are living. That is wealth’s greatest satisfaction.
  42. Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a stroke of luck.
  43. Learn the rules, then break some.
  44. Remember that the best relationship is one when your love for each other is greater than your need for each other.
  45. Judge your success by what you had to give up in order to get it.
  46. Remember that your character is your destiny.
  47. Approach love and cooking with reckless abandon.


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