4.10.2011

50 Questions That Will Free {My} Mind

I found this list over at Housekeeeping In Progress. Completing this list is apart of my 101 things in 1001 day list. 

5O QUESTIONS THAT WILL FREE MY MIND


  1. How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you are? PROBABLY AROUND 30
  2. Which is worse, failing or never trying? NEVER TRYING
  3. If life is so short, why do we do so many things we don’t like and like so many things we don’t do? I DO THIS BECAUSE I'M ALWAYS AFRAID OF DOING THINGS WRONG OR GETTING INTO "TROUBLE" FOR THEM
  4. When it’s all said and done, will you have said more than you’ve done? NO I PRETTY MUCH DO WHAT I SAY
  5. What is the one thing you’d most like to change about the world? ACCEPTANCE OF CERTAIN THINGS
  6. If happiness was the national currency, what kind of work would make you rich? BEING A LOVING MAMA AND MAKING OUR HOUSE A COMFORTABLE HOME
  7. Are you doing what you believe in, or are you settling for what you are doing? I AM DEFINITELY DOING WHAT I BELIEVE IN AND DREAM OF
  8. If the average human life span was 40 years, how would you live your life differently? I THINK I WOULD TRAVEL MORE AND WORRY LESS (OR ATLEAST TRY HARDER FOR BOTH)
  9. To what degree have you actually controlled the course your life has taken? UHM 75%
  10. Are you more worried about doing things right, or doing the right things? DOING THE RIGHT THING - WITHOUT HURTING ANYONE AND DOING THOSE THINGS THE RIGHT WAY
  11. You’re having lunch with three people you respect and admire.  They all start criticizing a close friend of yours, not knowing she is your friend.  The criticism is distasteful and unjustified.  What do you do?
    LET THEM KNOW SHE IS MY FRIEND AND TELL THEM HOW I FEEL ABOUT THE SITUATION THEY ARE DISCUSING
  12. If you could offer a newborn child only one piece of advice, what would it be? MAKE YOURSELF HAPPY
  13. Would you break the law to save a loved one? PROBABLY
  14. Have you ever seen insanity where you later saw creativity? MOST DEFINITELY
  15. What’s something you know you do differently than most people? MOST PEOPLE I KNOW DONT BREASTFEED OR TRY AND CHANGE THEIR LIFE TO "GO GREEN"
  16. How come the things that make you happy don’t make everyone happy? BECAUSE WE ARE ALL DIFFERENT  - WE WEREN'T ALL RAISED THE SAME TO BELIEVE IN THE SAME THINGS - WHICH IS WHY THE WORLD IS SO UNIQUE
  17. What one thing have you not done that you really want to do?  Whats holding you back? TAKE A PHOTOGRAPHY CLASS - BECAUSE IT COSTS MONEY AND I FEEL LIKE SINCE I'M DON'T HAVE AN INCOME AND SINCE IT'S NOT A NECESSITY THAT IT CAN BE DONE LATER OR NOT AT ALL
  18. Are you holding onto something you need to let go of? PROBABLY....
  19. If you had to move to a state or country besides the one you currently live in, where would you move and why? TEXAS HILL COUNTRY
  20. Do you push the elevator button more than once?  Do you really believe it makes the elevator faster? NO I JUST PUSH IT ONCE
  21. Would you rather be a worried genius or a joyful simpleton? JOYFUL SIMPLETON!!
  22. Why are you, you? BECAUSE OF THE WAY MY MAMA RAISED ME AND MY EDUCATION
  23. Have you been the kind of friend you want as a friend? YES
  24. Which is worse, when a good friend moves away, or losing touch with a good friend who lives right near you? LOSING TOUCH --- I HAVE A BEST FRIEND FROM HIGH SCHOOL WHO LIVES LITERALLY 3 BLOCKS AWAY!! WE HAVE STARTED TO RECONNECT AND IT MAKES ME VERY HAPPY
  25. What are you most grateful for? THAT MY HUSBAND HAS GIVEN ME EVERYTHING I HAVE DREAMED OF!!
  26. Would you rather lose all of your old memories, or never be able to make new ones? LOSE ALL OF YOUR OLD MEMORIES - MY MIND DOESN'T HOLD ON TO MEMORIES VERY WELL ANYWAYS
  27. Is is possible to know the truth without challenging it first? SOMETIMES
  28. Has your greatest fear ever come true? A COUPLE OF TIMES - LOSING SOMEONE CLOSE TO ME
  29. Do you remember that time 5 years ago when you were extremely upset?  Does it really matter now? NOT AT ALL
  30. What is your happiest childhood memory?  What makes it so special? ANY WITH MY SISTER - READ #26
  31. At what time in your recent past have you felt most passionate and alive? THIS PAST MONTH I HAVE COME TO BE VERY GRATEFUL - READ #25
  32. If not now, then when?
  33. If you haven’t achieved it yet, what do you have to lose? NOTHING I CAN THINK OF
  34. Have you ever been with someone, said nothing, and walked away feeling like you just had the best conversation ever? YUP WITH MY TWO BEST FRIENDS AT DIFFERENT TIMES
  35. Why do religions that support love cause so many wars? INTERESTING...
  36. Is it possible to know, without a doubt, what is good and what is evil? I THINK SO
  37. If you just won a million dollars, would you quit your job? I DON'T CURRENTLY WORK BUT IF I DID I THINK I MIGHT STILL WORK DOING SOMETHING
  38. Would you rather have less work to do, or more work you actually enjoy doing? LESS WORK TO DO = MORE TIME WITH FAMILY
  39. Do you feel like you’ve lived this day a hundred times before?  NOT AT ALL
  40. When was the last time you marched into the dark with only the soft glow of an idea you strongly believed in? A LOT!!! BUT CANT REMEMBER THE LAST TIME
  41. If you knew that everyone you know was going to die tomorrow, who would you visit today? OF COURSE
  42. Would you be willing to reduce your life expectancy by 10 years to become extremely attractive or famous?  NO NOT WILLING TO DO THAT
  43. What is the difference between being alive and truly living? BEING AN ACTIVE PARTICIPATE IN THIS WORLD IN YOUR WORLD IN YOUR COMMUNITY
  44. When is it time to stop calculating risk and rewards, and just go ahead and do what you know is right? WHEN YOU HAVENT DONE ANYTHING AT ALL
  45. If we learn from our mistakes, why are we always so afraid to make a mistake? THE SHAME THE GUILT ??
  46. What would you do differently if you knew nobody would judge you? ONLY A FEW THINGS
  47. When was the last time you noticed the sound of your own breathing? LAST NIGHT WHEN I TRIED TO FALL ASLEEP
  48. What do you love?  Have any of your recent actions openly expressed this love? MANY THINGS - MANY ACTIONS
  49. In 5 years from now, will you remember what you did yesterday?  What about the day before that?  Or the day before that? ONLY BECAUSE I WRITE DOWN OUR ACTIVITIES ON A FAMILY CALENDAR
  50. Decisions are being made right now.  The question is:  Are you making them for yourself, or are you letting others make them for you MAKING THEM FOR MYSELF

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