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    Posted on Oct 4, 2017

    13 Life Lessons You Can Teach Your Kid Through Tom Petty

    "Most things I worry about never happen anyway." - Tom Petty

    1. Live in the present.

    2. Embrace the madness.

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    3. Know that everyone belongs somewhere.

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    4. There are two sides to every story.

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    5. Stand firm in who you are.

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    6. Follow your dreams.

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    7. Never let them box you in.

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    8. Be the best person you can be.

    9. Fitting in is overrated.

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    10. Sometimes it's OK to free fall.

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    11. Don't give up.

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    12. Collaboration breeds genius.

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    13. Friendship is forever.

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    We'll miss you, Tom.

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