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Re: Your ONE piece of wisdom...

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I am not sure if this is a piece of wisdom or not, but it works for me.

It was derived from my father's saying long ago when I was a teenager.

He said: Son, if you make a dollar, you must save 95 cents and only use 5 cents.
i did not listen to him exactly, but I did save 50% of my income always.

Derived from this:
Never buy a boat unless you are retired. Let's sail others boat.
I'm glad I didn't take this advice. I'm 35 and sailing. If I got hit by a truck tomorrow, I would have one less regret.
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The water is shallower than you think.
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Re: Your ONE piece of wisdom...

Have fun. If you're not grinning, fiddle around with stuff until you are.
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Don't wait till you are retired to do any thing and spend what you make.
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There is so - the NEXT one.
That's a saying about women too ... nothing gets you over the last one quite like the next one ...
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Barnacles grow quickly where there is no bottom paint. The other reason to not run aground.

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Have dinner with friends 1-on-1. You'll learn something priceless.

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Re: Your ONE piece of wisdom...

sail on the white bits; anchor in the blue bits; drink on the brown bits!
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Don't sail where the birds are standing or walking.
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Don't forget how life was before Costco bags.
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