Ten Seed Sentences

Once I was convinced that school and getting good grades were the most important things, but now, I realize that being happy, having a good time and creating memories are much more important.

Once I thought I wanted a Windows laptop, and then I got a Macbook Pro and realized I made the right choice because Apple is always the way to go.

When I saw the road of possible paths to follow, I chose to take the road less taken than that in which most others would have probably chose.

Once I thought the opinions of others mattered, but now I realize that the only opinion that truly matters is my own.

Once I though that life was only lived by fulfilling the expectations of others, now I realize that life is only lived when you fulfill the expectations set by yourself.

When it came time for me to decide whether I was going to live by my parent's standards or the ones I set for myself, I chose the latter, because life is only lived once and I didn't want to spend the life given to me on attempting solely to please others.

In deciding whether or not I should do what I believed in or give in to the peer pressures of my friends, I chose to do what I felt was right, because I knew that true friends will always be there for you, whether or not you always do what they ask of you.

When I saw that fork in the road just ahead of my life, I chose to do go against my parent's beliefs and wishes, instead of giving in to their demands, because I knew that even if I were to come to regret every mistake in my past, my family would always be there for me, helping me along the way.

I used to think that homeless people did something wrong to be put in such horrible situations, but when looking into the eyes of a homeless man and understanding that nobody chooses the life they are given, I felt more sympathy for them and regretted my harsh prejudice.

Once I was sure that all things come to those who patiently wait, now, I am not so sure I was correct.