What has been your greatest learning?

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  1. What has been your greatest learning?
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    live life to the fullest
  2. What has been your greatest learning?
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    My mother's death
  3. What has been your greatest learning?
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    karma
  4. What has been your greatest learning?
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    trusting myself
  5. What has been your greatest learning?
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    the wisdom of my children
  6. What has been your greatest learning?
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    People love talking
  7. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Being myself, no matter how scary or stigmatized, helps those around me become more accepting of themselves (ie. being openly gay/trans/etc.)
  8. What has been your greatest learning?
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    When you accept people as they come, the world becomes a more vibrant and interesting place.
  9. What has been your greatest learning?
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    you can only get better if you move forward
  10. What has been your greatest learning?
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    learning daily on how to live and work with others who has different perspectives and ideas and skills
  11. What has been your greatest learning?
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    emotions are a great barrier for clear thinking
  12. What has been your greatest learning?
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    listening is more fruitful then talking
  13. What has been your greatest learning?
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    raising my children has been a great act of learning.
  14. What has been your greatest learning?
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    job
  15. What has been your greatest learning?
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    That I know nothing
  16. What has been your greatest learning?
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    the Boursin cheese is the greatest cheese.
  17. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Getting back up after repeatedly getting knocked down. And that failures and rejections don't phase me anymore. What doesn't kill you, makes you stronger. I've sometimes taken the harder path in life and I'm still searching to see if it will be all worthwhile :-)
  18. What has been your greatest learning?
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    In the criminal justice system, sexually based offenses are considered especially heinous. In New York City, the dedicated detectives who investigate these vicious felonies are members of an elite squad known as the Special Victims Unit. These are their stories. [dun, dun]
  19. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Life between buildings - Jan Gehl
  20. What has been your greatest learning?
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    i'm adding this to my list of bad architect websites purely for this inconvenience
  21. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Anyone can learn to hack a device and control someone else’s exposure to information in this global tech “community”.
  22. What has been your greatest learning?
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    everything is connected
  23. What has been your greatest learning?
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    It takes a village to do many things, and if share your bold dreams, you might be able to build a village around them
  24. What has been your greatest learning?
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    musical undertones hidden in architecture
  25. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Cucumber
  26. What has been your greatest learning?
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    learning emotional agility
  27. What has been your greatest learning?
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    its okay to make mistakes
  28. What has been your greatest learning?
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    How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives
  29. What has been your greatest learning?
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    algebra
  30. What has been your greatest learning?
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    poop comes out the back
  31. What has been your greatest learning?
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    time is our greatest gift
  32. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Travel
  33. What has been your greatest learning?
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    projects
  34. What has been your greatest learning?
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    children want to learn about everything.
  35. What has been your greatest learning?
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    When I'm angry, most of the time, I'm just hungry. When I'm hungry most of the time, I'm just thirsty.
  36. What has been your greatest learning?
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    that i can change my response.
  37. What has been your greatest learning?
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    that this is moderated
  38. What has been your greatest learning?
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    The more difficult or uncomfortable a conversation/work is, the more important it is.
  39. What has been your greatest learning?
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    knowing Jesus
  40. What has been your greatest learning?
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    making mistakes
  41. What has been your greatest learning?
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    self-awareness
  42. What has been your greatest learning?
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    excepting my failures and motivate myself further to learn from mistakes
  43. What has been your greatest learning?
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    testing
  44. What has been your greatest learning?
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    space
  45. What has been your greatest learning?
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    journalism
  46. What has been your greatest learning?
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    compassion and patience
  47. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Becoming a parent
  48. What has been your greatest learning?
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    branding
  49. What has been your greatest learning?
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    being strong, courageous and optimistic in the most critical time when you are passing through physical, mental, and emotional failure
  50. What has been your greatest learning?
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    impossible
  51. What has been your greatest learning?
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    planning
  52. What has been your greatest learning?
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    be a palm tree
  53. What has been your greatest learning?
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    spaghetti is better when served simply
  54. What has been your greatest learning?
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    go slow to go fast
  55. What has been your greatest learning?
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    That people aren't always who you think they are.
  56. What has been your greatest learning?
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    wind
  57. What has been your greatest learning?
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    pool examples
  58. What has been your greatest learning?
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    a bunch of stuff
  59. What has been your greatest learning?
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    passive houses
  60. What has been your greatest learning?
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    to be present in the moment
  61. What has been your greatest learning?
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    kind to myself
  62. What has been your greatest learning?
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    that failure is a part of life
  63. What has been your greatest learning?
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    learn from other's failures so you don't do them yourself
  64. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Aim higher
  65. What has been your greatest learning?
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    to be kind to myself
  66. What has been your greatest learning?
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    collaboration
  67. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Not everything will go as planned
  68. What has been your greatest learning?
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    that you should never stop learning
  69. What has been your greatest learning?
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    If you do what everyone else dose, you'll only get as far as everyone else gets.
  70. What has been your greatest learning?
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    The more that things change, the more they stay the same tied with Occam's Razor.
  71. What has been your greatest learning?
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    i cant learn a thing
  72. What has been your greatest learning?
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    something
  73. What has been your greatest learning?
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    go slow
  74. What has been your greatest learning?
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    How to be human
  75. What has been your greatest learning?
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    people & connections
  76. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Freedom
  77. What has been your greatest learning?
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    experiential
  78. What has been your greatest learning?
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    to stop and appreciate where I have gone and where I can potentially go
  79. What has been your greatest learning?
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    from others
  80. What has been your greatest learning?
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    learning by making mistakes and correcting them
  81. What has been your greatest learning?
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    testeroni
  82. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Ackery’s Alley
  83. What has been your greatest learning?
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    creating and working with my hands
  84. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Moving out of my parents and living on my own.
  85. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Metamucil
  86. What has been your greatest learning?
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    school
  87. What has been your greatest learning?
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    walking 800km over 4 weeks.
  88. What has been your greatest learning?
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    creating
  89. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Love
  90. What has been your greatest learning?
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    parenthood
  91. What has been your greatest learning?
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    42
  92. What has been your greatest learning?
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    living
  93. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Human curiosity is infinite
  94. What has been your greatest learning?
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    design and art
  95. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Things are always changing
  96. What has been your greatest learning?
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    saying "thank you" & "I'm sorry"
  97. What has been your greatest learning?
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    There is always something more to learn.
  98. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Imposter Syndrome is a sign you're doing something that matters.
  99. What has been your greatest learning?
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    still learning. but i guess LIFE
  100. What has been your greatest learning?
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    knowing yourself and staying true to that is the best compass to follow.
  101. What has been your greatest learning?
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    pool
  102. What has been your greatest learning?
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    People are human
  103. What has been your greatest learning?
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    let bygones be bygones
  104. What has been your greatest learning?
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    to listen to hear and not to respond
  105. What has been your greatest learning?
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    being on my own
  106. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Doing
  107. What has been your greatest learning?
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    project
  108. What has been your greatest learning?
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    to be present
  109. What has been your greatest learning?
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    women love me
  110. What has been your greatest learning?
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    That fish fear me
  111. What has been your greatest learning?
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    to share
  112. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Relationships
  113. What has been your greatest learning?
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    UniverCity
  114. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Often slowing things down gets better results
  115. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Career opportunities
  116. What has been your greatest learning?
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    being a parent
  117. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Humility
  118. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Nature
  119. What has been your greatest learning?
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    japan
  120. What has been your greatest learning?
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    truly looking into myself
  121. What has been your greatest learning?
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    mindfulness
  122. What has been your greatest learning?
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    the power of working TOGETHER
  123. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Packaging!
  124. What has been your greatest learning?
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    patience
  125. What has been your greatest learning?
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    observe how nature works ... admire its capacity and silent presence
  126. What has been your greatest learning?
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    life!
  127. What has been your greatest learning?
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    evolve
  128. What has been your greatest learning?
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    realizing that what seemed like the worst 'mistake" was the greatest teacher.
  129. What has been your greatest learning?
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    love yourself
  130. What has been your greatest learning?
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    rock
  131. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Don't do anything for something in return
  132. What has been your greatest learning?
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    listening
  133. What has been your greatest learning?
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    plant a tree you won't eat from
  134. What has been your greatest learning?
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    asking someone questions as if there is something you don't know.
  135. What has been your greatest learning?
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    How to sell
  136. What has been your greatest learning?
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    seek knowledge in everything, wherever you go, whatever yo see...
  137. What has been your greatest learning?
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    life without live is not worth living
  138. What has been your greatest learning?
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    am still seeking
  139. What has been your greatest learning?
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    be grateful for whatever you have.
  140. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Meditation
  141. What has been your greatest learning?
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    love is the answer
  142. What has been your greatest learning?
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    considering others before myself
  143. What has been your greatest learning?
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    through sheer will you can make the life you know will make you happiest
  144. What has been your greatest learning?
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    LEAN and devops
  145. What has been your greatest learning?
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    hello
  146. What has been your greatest learning?
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    nada. zilch. zero.
  147. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Nick
  148. What has been your greatest learning?
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    design
  149. What has been your greatest learning?
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    not everyone has to like you
  150. What has been your greatest learning?
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    finding
  151. What has been your greatest learning?
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    good things take time
  152. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Accepting my mistakes
  153. What has been your greatest learning?
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    design matters
  154. What has been your greatest learning?
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    This is a ridiculous thing to be greeted with.
  155. What has been your greatest learning?
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    art
  156. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Everyone walks the same path called life
  157. What has been your greatest learning?
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    about myself
  158. What has been your greatest learning?
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    believing in my self
  159. What has been your greatest learning?
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    I don't know I'm just a kid
  160. What has been your greatest learning?
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    how to cook pasta
  161. What has been your greatest learning?
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    language
  162. What has been your greatest learning?
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    huh
  163. What has been your greatest learning?
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    life
  164. What has been your greatest learning?
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    breathing - learned it a long time ago, but still using the skills I picked up back in the day.
  165. What has been your greatest learning?
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    patience + empathy + dream
  166. What has been your greatest learning?
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    for some, happiness takes work
  167. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Tolerance, everyone has an opinion, and theirs might be the better one.
  168. What has been your greatest learning?
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    music
  169. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Resilience
  170. What has been your greatest learning?
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    Myself.

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