Top Ten Things People Should, but Probably Will Never, Learn FromBritgirl Humans are supposed to be the most intelligent creatures on Earth...so why do we hardly ever learn by our mistakes. Pretty silly, huh?
This list may seem cynical but it's just how it is and I'm sorry (a word I'll probably repeat again at some point)
The Top Ten
History repeats itself and we know it. Humanity has fallen for many mistakes that had already been made, and it will probably fall for more. - Martinglez
Why do we never learn? Making the same mistakes time and time again. Why can't we just say "okay...that was bad. Not going there again." But we don't. - Britgirl
Gah! All the time! We say some pretty stupid, tactless or embarrassing things sometimes and as soon as they leave our lips, we regret them! But does it stop us from committing a verbal catastrophe again (possibly even later in the day)? I don't think so... - Britgirl
Every time I say something stupid, I just wish I can learn to shut up. - Delgia2k
Thank you, V. You're right! :) I'm tres bon at it! Why would I want to tamper with a winning system? ;).
(nearly said something REALLY stupid there...) - Britgirl
Don't be so hard on yourself, Beege. Everybody's gotta be good at something. ;)) (Boy, howdy. Really better be a big winkin' smiley behind this.)
We say sorry all the time. But do we always mean it? If we did, we wouldn't have to keep repeating it. - Britgirl
It's true everyone say sorry but they actually didn't mean it - Righteous
This NEVER happens to us higher-order thinkers, because...I'd like a Whopper, fries and an...oil change, please... don't... feed the monkeys, madam, but in the morning, I'll be sober.
Surely if we watch other people fall something will kick in inside of us to not follow in their footsteps - but no, we not only try their shoes on but we trip over our own feet because of it.
A lesson: Never try on other peoples' shoes... - Britgirl
We will surely never learn if we constantly rely on others. We need to stand alone to make our own mistakes (again and again and...see a pattern forming here)? - Britgirl
Umm...Henry Higgens also very rightly said: "There even are places where English completely disappears. In America they haven't used it for years."... - Britgirl
Aw, cute, Mr. V. But I am a Miss :). - Britgirl
*Sigh* You are good at this war lark, Mr. V. If you noticed, I did spell Higgins correctly the first time. Obviously I spelt it incorrectly the second to get a rise out of you (a typical wimmin trait :P )
The English pronounce things more beautifully. Go on, admit it. I dare you...
Wait...did you really call me "Sweet Pie"?... - Britgirl
Yes, sweet pie. Should I have said "Ms. Sweet Pie? "V 3 Comments
I put this last because some of us actually do learn from this after we watch the affect it can have on others...
But there are still some foolish people out there who will NEVER learn. - Britgirl
"I always tell the truth. Even when I lie."--Tony Montana
You know, Beege; it's like the answer to "Does this dress make me look fat? "
I absolutely hate it when people break promises.
I don't break promises, I merely have a rethink. - Britgirl
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2. Saying something stupid
3. Falling for completely the wrong person