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TC
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Join date: May 1998
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Personality can open doors, but only character can keep them open.—Elmer G. Letterman

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Eric Buratty
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Join date: Aug 2009
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This is my favorite, TC.

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DBCooper
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Location: Malaysia
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"Our character isn't determined by the mistakes we make, but rather by the way we learn from them."

-DB Cooper

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Iron Dwarf
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Join date: Feb 2008
Location: New Jersey, USA
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Daffy Duck is a WAY better character than Donald Duck.

Besides, Disney sucks.

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orion
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Join date: Jun 2005
Location: Austria
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Watch your thoughts, they become words.
Watch your words, they become actions.
Watch your actions, they become habits.
Watch your habits, they become your character.
Watch your character, it becomes your destiny.

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okage
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Join date: Jan 2012
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Characters stand the test, personality can shatter in one instant when times hit hard.

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Aaron86
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Join date: Jan 2012
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I just found out the hard way my character was never as strong as i though it was. i lost the woman i loved due to the words i spouted off. Lesson learned Pride was involved and inevitably the biggest reason for my actions and words. Rebuilding is always hard. the hardest part now is learning and implimenting the fact that my pride is meaningless.

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lbraga
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Aaron86 wrote:
I just found out the hard way my character was never as strong as i though it was. i lost the woman i loved due to the words i spouted off. Lesson learned Pride was involved and inevitably the biggest reason for my actions and words. Rebuilding is always hard. the hardest part now is learning and implimenting the fact that my pride is meaningless.


Rebuilding is what's going to determine your character now

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Cuso
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Join date: May 2012
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"You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one."

Henry David Thoreau

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Apoklyps
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lbraga wrote:
Aaron86 wrote:
I just found out the hard way my character was never as strong as i though it was. i lost the woman i loved due to the words i spouted off. Lesson learned Pride was involved and inevitably the biggest reason for my actions and words. Rebuilding is always hard. the hardest part now is learning and implimenting the fact that my pride is meaningless.


Rebuilding is what's going to determine your character now


I agree. This has happened to me as well. How you handle it says more than anything. Will you learn from your mistakes and move forward burning brighter than ever, or will you wallow in self-pity?

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Der_Steppenwolfe
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"Dishonest hope is always credulous"
-Seneca (I think.).

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