A few rules of life for you to ponder: ~~~~~ 1. It is never too late. ~~ 2. Be spontaneous! ~~ 3. It's not a race. ~~~~ 4. If you can't be first in one specific thing, invent something that you can be first in. ~~~ 5. JUST DO IT. ~~~~~ 6. Failure is only powerful motivation. ~ 7. You really are worth more than you think. ~ 8. When in doubt, ASK. 9. Be yourself dammit. 10. Being nice brings you alot farther than just being pretty. ~~~~~~ 11. Good grammar is always appreciated.~ 12. Fate is as good or as bad as you let it be. 13. Don't run away, face your problems. ~~~~ 14. Know that you are needed, but also that you really need others. 15. Always have fun. 16. Never lose your roots! ~~~~~~~~~~~ 17. Live strong, laugh hard, love long. C'est la vie!