Eventually, Jack and Mark decided their audiences must be on to something, so they compiled the best 101 stories they’d been told in a book. They called it Chicken Soup for the Soul because they wanted it to soothe and provide comfort, just like their grandmothers’ cooking.
What Are Some of the Dark Lessons That Life Showed You?
Anyone you love can die. Any time. Cherish them.
Fairness is unnatural. Nothing is 100% fair.
People only want to hear the good, not the bad.
Appearances DO matter. We live in a condemnatory, judgmental world.
Life is not about Facebook likes, anymore.
Success is the best revenge. No one gives a shit when you're nothing.
Money and education matter in life.
Sometimes you have to give up on people. Not because you don't care, but because they don't.
The only thing to do with good advice is pass it on. It is never any use to oneself.
The secret of life is to appreciate the pleasure of being terribly, terribly deceived.
It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.
Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes.
The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it.