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Are you Truly Proud?

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by TheStupidToy, Dec 5, 2001.

  1. TheStupidToy

    TheStupidToy Junior Member

    Joined: Nov 26, 2001 Messages: 205 Likes Received: 0
    Okay, we all are/have been to school, correct? (well, most of us), but I just wanna know one thing...... when you die are you gonna be proud of what you accomplished in life? I mean, think about it..... you study hard through highschool and college, basically watching your youth years pass you buy while drowning in science and math projects.... then you goto college, same shit.... become a doctor or whatever, workin 9-5 doin the same shit everyday, maybe head out to the bar for a drink, but everything is much the same, your making money to pay the rent in order to survive, but in order to survive your time is overtaken by your job, so in actual fact, the job you are working to keep you alive, is actually taking 95% of the life anyway....... so its fucked..... I just wanna know how yall feel about this...... we never know when we are gonna pass on, so if you were to die tomorrow, would you be proud of how you have lived your life....... just something I was pondering.......
     
  2. THE LAW

    THE LAW Guest

    get good at something you like.

    get paid for it.

    live large.
     
  3. HESHIANDET

    HESHIANDET Guest

    sums it all up pretty good........

    if i died tomorrow, id be pretty pissed off.
     
  4. BIG T

    BIG T Member

    Joined: Sep 20, 2000 Messages: 976 Likes Received: 2
    yes id be happy as anynoe could be.... maybe thats just cause i love school.... im a big nerd!:D :D
     
  5. dBUSH

    dBUSH Member

    Joined: Apr 17, 2000 Messages: 950 Likes Received: 1
    when I die... I wont be proud. I'll be dead. I just hope there's a big fucking party.
     
  6. Boring Bastard

    Boring Bastard Elite Member

    Joined: Feb 1, 2001 Messages: 3,784 Likes Received: 1
    You know what man......
    to sum it up for me....
    Sadly enough I would not be very proud of myself because I don't feel very fulfilled!
     
  7. Boring Bastard

    Boring Bastard Elite Member

    Joined: Feb 1, 2001 Messages: 3,784 Likes Received: 1
    Oh and by the way.... you have some very good points that you've mentioned!!
     
  8. -Rage-

    -Rage- 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: Apr 12, 2001 Messages: 10,006 Likes Received: 27
    Learn shit for and by yourself. It's cheaper and you'll grow better mentally.
     
  9. A Fire Inside

    A Fire Inside Senior Member

    Joined: Sep 5, 2001 Messages: 1,836 Likes Received: 0
    crazy positive thinking

    I wouldn't totally be proud, but I'd be pretty content with my life. I know that I've passed up plenty of opportunity's in my short life already, and I know I'll pass up many more and have more regrets, but I love life, and would appreciate what short time I've had. I'd be proud to an extent of what I've done, 'cause I have been holding pretty damn true to my beliefs and views so far.
     
  10. beardo

    beardo Guest

    as a rule i never regret anything.
     
  11. patrickjilbert

    patrickjilbert Member

    Joined: Sep 7, 2001 Messages: 563 Likes Received: 0
    i'd feel pretty proud. i have done what i wanted to do on my own.
     
  12. Vanity

    Vanity Veteran Member

    Joined: Apr 11, 2000 Messages: 7,673 Likes Received: 6
    i'll be relieved more than anything.

    and research shows that when you're paid for something you love, your enjoyment for it declines.
     
  13. EatMorGlue

    EatMorGlue Senior Member

    Joined: Dec 22, 2000 Messages: 1,919 Likes Received: 1
    i wonder whether the researchers loved their jobs or not.
     
  14. bodice_ripper

    bodice_ripper Elite Member

    Joined: May 10, 2000 Messages: 3,195 Likes Received: 25
  15. META

    META New Jack

    Joined: Nov 8, 2001 Messages: 22 Likes Received: 0
    i dont believe money equals happiness
    i dont believe money equals freedom
    i dont want the freedom of 40 hour workweek slavery
    to afford me the luxuries that i will lable my needs
    i dont believe in the american dream

    be young, have fun, live for yourself
    everything else you know was taught to you to keep you in line

    no gods. no managers.
     
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