Life is a high speed train. It moves at a frenetic pace and only those who can keep up make it. My life moves just as fast, with school, sports, friends, family; sometimes I feel like I'm missing life. Ferris Bueller had a great take on this life of ours, "Life moves pretty fast, if you don't stop to look around every once in a while, you might miss it." Sometimes in life, you just have to slow things down. You have to take things less seriously and enjoy what you are doing or else the high speed train will zoom right pass you. We need to care for the ones we love, not overlook them with our own goals. We need to say to ourselves, "Why am I doing something I dislike," or "Why am I not doing something I love." LIfe moves too fast to sit around and watch. My philosophy is to take control and live your life.


Speak not but what may benefit others,

Waste nothing,

Be not disturbed by trifles,

Find myself fuller of faults,

It is still alive,

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Hustle bustle and,

So much muscle,

Cells about to separate,

Now I find it hard to concentrate,


My love and my faith,

The devil himself should be at my elbow,

With heaven above,

I will yet stand firm,


Their jokes were quite,

They smiled rather than laughed,

How frightened I am,

To be alone,

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And the waitress is practicing politics,

As the business man slowly gets stoned,

Yes their sharing a drink they call loneliness,

But it's better than drinking alone,


To nature's teachings,

Comes a still voice,

Thy image pale form was laid,

Lose thyself,


You know I'm a dreamer,

But my hearts of gold,

So live,

When thy summons comes to join,

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Possessed,

As they became,

The powers of making,

Equal intolerance,

There is a party,

Of this authority,

It suggests to the mind,

What the trouble be,



I know you don't know,

What life is really worth,

So now you see the light,

Don't give up the fight!



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