* Life is not always fair. It was never meant to be. Deal with it.
* What goes around, comes around.
* Idealism is great, but wisdom lies in picking your battles.
* Measure twice, cut once.
* You, and only you are responsible for the choices you make.
* How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.
* Love hurts.
* Shit happens.
* Life goes on.
* Never put your favourite piece of clothing in a public, industrial-sized washing machine.
and yes, I just got back from doing my laundry.