Glenn Campbell's tweet archive, searching for "grow"

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1: 2018-12-27: My list of 87 countries visited, annotated with 👎, 😴 and ❤️. I don't expect the list to grow much beyond this.
2: 2017-07-01: Right now I think every young girl in America is saying, "I want to grow up to be Sarah Huckabee Sanders." #rolemodel
3: 2017-04-14: What blocks your growth are the barriers you created for yourself.
4: 2017-03-17: I feel fortunate to have grown up in the pre-Internet era. There's no electronic trace of my youthful mistakes. Suck it, Gen Y & Gen Z!
5: 2017-02-25: If you're truly growing, your future self will see the current you as foolish and naïve. Just try not to embarrass the future you too much.
6: 2016-10-22: @40oz_n_a_glock Unfortunately, stupidity is growing in all races. It's not just a white problem.
7: 2016-10-20: When I grow up I want to be an Undecided Voter. They get all the attention. Decided Voters don't get anything.
8: 2016-09-18: RT @sciam: The old adage that necessity is the mother of innovation doesn’t hold water, a growing body of research finds.…
9: 2015-03-12: If you are truly growing and you look back at your past, you see your own mental illness.
10: 2015-01-01: The little boy from The Shining, all grown up.
11: 2014-12-06: College students think they're all grown up now. So funny!
12: 2014-08-29: All online data takes up physical space on a storage device. That real estate costs money, and if you never delete data, the rent will grow.
13: 2014-08-22: My spirit plant is kudzu, growing fast and thriving everywhere.
14: 2014-08-13: Sadie has an existential meltdown realizing her baby brother might grow up and she will die at 100.
15: 2014-07-19: The greatest shock of growing up: learning that most adults haven't.
16: 2014-05-17: I was bullied as a child, but I survived. It's part of growing up. I don't think government can prevent kids from being mean to other kids.
17: 2013-12-04: Marijuana is your guarantee that personal growth and change are over. Look around you, Mellow Dude. Whatever you see, that's it.
18: 2013-10-06: To those of you who have just turned 30 and think you're all grown up now: ROFL!
19: 2013-09-25: RT @MrVinayPatil: growing up is realizing that every single one of your problems is caused by you being a fucking idiot
20: 2013-09-24: Just because you are a tree that has grown taller than all the others doesn't make you happier than all the other plants.
21: 2013-09-11: People should be growing and getting more productive their entire lives, but most don't, because they get trapped in their past investments.
22: 2013-08-21: On My Bucket List: Start a profitable and fulfilling home-based business growing marijuana or manufacturing methamphetamine.
23: 2013-08-17: Freedom is not a magic elixir. It is an opportunity for growth or the chance to imprison yourself with your own bad choices.
24: 2013-07-30: On My Bucket List: Insist that I can still win this election in spite of the growing wave of embarrassing disclosures.
25: 2013-07-24: Latest incident in the growing wave of anti-Prius violence. Re @washingtonpost
26: 2013-06-15: Godwin's Law: "As an online discussion grows longer, the probability of a comparison involving Nazis or Hitler approaches 1."
27: 2013-05-21: Many young people burn brightly with creativity then grow dim, trapped in their own conundrums. Not many emit light all their lives.
28: 2013-04-26: The most expensive vegetables on the planet are the ones you grow yourself.
29: 2013-04-19: Age ought to bring a bonanza of wisdom, unless you get trapped in commitments that slow your growth.
30: 2013-03-28: Marriage is the end of personal growth outside the narrow range predefined by the relationship.
31: 2013-03-12: Given a reliable routine and a modicum of comfort, people stop growing.
32: 2013-02-23: Paranoia may protect you from some dangers but it also blocks personal growth, so the life you're protecting isn't worth much.
33: 2013-02-14: RT @KilroyCafe: Trees are the result of an arms race among plants, growing ever higher to snatch the sun from competitors.
34: 2013-02-03: Intellectual growth is not just reading a book. It is going out to see if the book is true.
35: 2013-01-29: RT @TheEconomist: To the delight of TV channels in Turkey, the Islam and sex debate is growing noisier
36: 2013-01-28: Generation who refuse to grow up: No mortgage, marriage or children! via @EkDoTween Her comments:
37: 2013-01-25: Success, for most, is the end of personal growth.
38: 2013-01-24: @BadDalaiLama This tree is growing right in the middle of my office! (And providing the shade thereabove.)
39: 2013-01-22: Adults are willing to grow, just not in ways that upset their prior investments. So they don't grow.
40: 2013-01-18: Must be difficult being a woman and not being able to evade the authorities by shaving or growing facial hair. Can't get away with anything!
41: 2013-01-05: If you expect to keep growing your entire life, you need to avoid investments that hold you down.
42: 2012-12-28: RT @brianjaystanley: Negotiations grow more bitter, the less remains at stake.
43: 2012-12-17: Personal growth: Take a car, improve its features one by one, and soon you have an entirely different car, even though it feels the same.
44: 2012-11-25: Personal growth is the progressive journey out of childhood narcissism.
45: 2012-11-04: Yes, trees get cancer! It's called a "burl". But it's usually harmless because the growth can't migrate.
46: 2012-10-22: If you memorize Pi to 100 digits one day then memorize 200 digits more the next, you haven't necessarily grown or expanded yourself.
47: 2012-10-22: It is not growth to simply do more of what you're doing now. You have to do things in a better way.
48: 2012-09-22: "Personal Growth and the Threshold of Pain" - my new philosophy essay written this morning.
49: 2012-09-17: The greatest danger of a long-term relationship is enabling each other's dysfunctions and suppressing the growth of both.
50: 2012-09-17: The tragic side of love is being attached to someone of limited capacity who is holding back your own growth.
51: 2012-09-08: The dilemma of the tree: You grow high to steal the sun from your neighbors, which only tempts your neighbors to grow higher still.
52: 2012-09-08: If you feed the hungry without curbing population growth, have you really saved anyone?
53: 2012-09-03: RT @MailOnline: Organic no better than produce grown with pesticides, say Stanford University scientists
54: 2012-07-07: It was tough growing up as a mixed race child in a multi-ethnic household. I never knew if I was Scotch American or English American.
55: 2012-07-05: Initiative seems to arise from certain parts of the brain, which grow larger and more complex as more independent actions are practiced.
56: 2012-07-03: Being good looking can stunt your growth.
57: 2012-06-01: "I was an idiot" is the first step to growth.
58: 2012-05-29: Delusions of Youth #6: You can be anything you want when you grow up. Anything is possible. The sky's the limit. (via @SirRocket)
59: 2012-05-29: RT @SirRocket: @BadDalaiLama You can be anything you want when you grow up.
60: 2012-04-27: Personal growth slows in adulthood not for any biological reason but because adults become entrapped on their own emotional investments.
61: 2012-04-03: Analyst Predicts Teenager Will Be Thirty Feet Tall By Middle Age Based On Current Growth Trends
62: 2012-03-26: Dear Gillette: What's the point in an ultra-close 8-blade shave if the beard grows out in a couple of hours anyway?
63: 2012-03-23: If you aren't embarrassed by some of your past decisions then you haven't grown.
64: 2012-03-02: Religion helps you cope with a life of deep regrets and little personal growth.
65: 2012-02-08: serendipitology — n. the study and exploitation of unexpected events as tools of creativity and personal growth. (Word I invented just now!)
66: 2012-02-02: It's easy to pick up a 1-ton bull! Start with a 50-pound calf and pick it up every day as it grows... A key human delusion!
67: 2012-01-31: The human body is based on an agreement among cells to play by the rules and stop growing when requested. When one resists, you have cancer.
68: 2012-01-28: Every high-flying corporate empire eventually reaches a saturation point where all its new tricks are used up and growth stops. #FacebookIPO
69: 2012-01-25: Even a "successful" marriage runs the risk of freezing your life in place and bringing an end to creative growth.
70: 2011-12-30: Vines have it too good. Instead of growing their own trunks, they can just gob onto someone else's. #parasites #plantoutrage
71: 2011-12-25: The trouble with spectacular growth is it usually ends spectacularly.
72: 2011-12-25: RT @Toledowni: @BadDalaiLama Couldn`t agree more. Specially when people get carried away over china. I rather look at "not growing" coun ...
73: 2011-12-11: On My Bucket List: Cultivate some gnarly dreadlocks. (Related: Grow some hair.)
74: 2011-12-04: A relationship cannot truly grow unless there is the realistic option to withdraw and renegotiate.
75: 2011-11-25: For many, love is a creative asset, for others, the end of personal growth.
76: 2011-11-21: Cats or dogs? Cats are more cuddly, but dogs are true companions—and much more responsibility. They're children who never grow up.
77: 2011-11-20: Repetition does not imply learning or growth. Instead, it often prevents both.
78: 2011-11-17: "Hydroponic Gardening Superstore" — What are people in South Florida growing hydroponicly that they need a superstore?... Wait, never mind!
79: 2011-11-07: Personal growth starts with leaving your comfort zone. That's easy when disaster kicks you out. It's not so easy to leave on your own.
80: 2011-11-06: LA cycle of life: The rains come making the grass grow feeding the wildfires that denude the hillsides that collapse in the next earthquake.
81: 2011-10-28: You cannot grow unless you are willing to give up old habits and investments. Anything new requires the displacement of something old.
82: 2011-10-24: Regardless of the opportunities and resources available to me, I'm going to push my growth and creativity to their maximum.
83: 2011-10-23: People stop growing when the weight of their own investments catches up with them.
84: 2011-10-23: Personal growth isn't moving from Point A to Point B. It is realizing that B isn't relevant anymore and Point C is better.
85: 2011-10-23: Childhood ends when you get trapped by your own investments and stop growing.
86: 2011-08-22: Whether you continue to learn and grow throughout adulthood depends on the investments you get yourself locked into.
87: 2011-07-27: Personal growth isn't picking a goal and following a straight line there. It's heading in a certain direction and looking for opportunities.
88: 2011-07-24: Google+ is growing on me! Elegant and minimalist. Comments & posts are editable. Photos can be geotagged.
89: 2011-07-17: Money can be the key to many things, but it can also form a protective cocoon that blocks your growth.
90: 2011-07-14: RT @CrankyPappy: We all want someone to tell us what is right, what is wrong & what matters. Grow up. That person is you.
91: 2011-07-08: Beware of grown men who build tiny railroads in their basements.
92: 2011-07-08: As human breeds diverge, there will be growing walls between them. One species will listen to NPR, the other to Howard Stern.
93: 2011-07-01: Plant a tree and watch it grow. It used to sound fun. Then you realize, "My God, these things have to be maintained!"
94: 2011-06-26: You can't climb a ladder unless you are willing to let go of a previous rung. That's what keeps most adults from growing.
95: 2011-05-25: To grow, you always have to give something up. That's the hardest part: letting go of your past investments.
96: 2011-05-14: RT @Sports_Greats: We do not quit playing because we grow old, we grow old because we quit playing.-Oliver Wendell Holmes
97: 2011-05-12: A college town (like Madison) is a society that never grows up, never has to deal with reality. Especially the adults.
98: 2011-04-26: Most people start as animals, capable of movement, but turn into plants, rooted in place, and end up as minerals, not growing at all.
99: 2011-04-19: I can think of nothing more depressing than growing old with someone. Have you seen what those people have to put up with?
100: 2011-04-14: Religion is basically Santa Claus for grownups.
101: 2011-04-14: Children get a "cute pass" from adults, where they are praised and valued without doing anything special. As they grow, they lose it.
102: 2011-04-13: If you're going to grow then you have to leave behind those who don't.
103: 2011-04-10: When the going gets tough, most people will choose the illusion of security over the promise of growth.
104: 2011-03-30: Once people grow up, they start making emotional investments, and then have to defend those investments to avoid painful regret.
105: 2011-03-27: RT @65mph_: @BadDalaiLama But plants can move. They grow towards the sun and shift leaves accordingly. Much more adaptable than some pe ...
106: 2011-03-26: The only control on the runaway growth of medical technology (and its cost) is insurance companies saying "No."
107: 2011-03-21: His Holiness has shaved his head and won't grow it back until some SERIOUS changes are made in this world!
108: 2011-03-20: Every relationship has its resource limitations, which aren't usually apparent at the beginning. Love can grow only so far.
109: 2011-03-16: "My younger self was an idiot." — What you have to admit if you expect to grow.
110: 2011-03-12: Personal growth is the process of identifying the things you once assumed to be essential that you actually don't need.
111: 2011-03-09: The key to character change is self-referential humor. If you can't laugh at yourself, you're not likely to grow.
112: 2011-03-03: We all grew up in Disneyland—an artificial and protected environment essential for our education and growth. The problem is leaving it.
113: 2011-02-21: Your ability to change and grow rests on limiting the prior commitments that lock you in place.
114: 2011-02-14: An increase in information does not imply a growth in wisdom.
115: 2011-01-18: Divorce is the psychological equivalent of having a limb amputated, except that you'll eventually grow it back.
116: 2011-01-15: Growth is permissible only within the confines of the investments you have already made—which means, in most adults, no growth at all.
117: 2011-01-12: It disgusts me when straight males call each other "gay" to imply weakness or cowardice. Grow up guys! The proper term is "pussy".
118: 2011-01-12: College is a halfway house between home and real life. It keeps students occupied while they grow their final layer of brain cells.
119: 2011-01-12: The Stockholm Syndrome, where hostages identify with their captors, applies just as well to families. Didn't we all grow up as hostages?
120: 2011-01-11: The main delusion of growth investing is the same as gambling: You only hear about the winners, not the losers.
121: 2011-01-09: A life rich with success leaves little time for thought or growth.
122: 2011-01-07: True growth is possible only when you are free to change.
123: 2011-01-04: In the real world, there is no such thing as exponential growth or a straight-line graph. Every trend will peak eventually.
124: 2011-01-01: The Score: @BadDalaiLama 817, Good @DalaiLama 1,188,856. Growth in past 15 days: +18% (Bad) vs +4% (Good). Who's laughing now, Buddha?
125: 2011-01-01: What most people take for happiness is merely numbness: the absence of feeling and growth, dull repetition, a state of suspended animation.
126: 2010-12-30: Every hot new company will eventually stop growing and decline, overtaken by the next new thing that it just isn't prepared for.
127: 2010-12-26: There are no greater barriers to personal growth than money and social success. Why would you leave that comfortable bubble?
128: 2010-12-23: Every fast-growing company will eventually be crippled by its bigness and stop growing, to be outwitted by the next new thing. #facebook
129: 2010-12-20: Our greatest instrument of growth is catastrophe, which forces us to make decisions we couldn't face otherwise.
130: 2010-12-17: Romance is not charity. You do it to enhance your own growth. If a relationship isn't doing that for you, you shouldn't be in it.
131: 2010-12-04: Doctors, lawyers & engineers are some of the most imprisoned workers—personal growth frozen by their educational investment and high salary.
132: 2010-12-04: A relationship cannot truly grow unless there is the realistic option to withdraw and renegotiate.
133: 2010-11-19: Investments are future commitments to an object, idea, person or activity. They make us who we are—and are the main block to our growth.
134: 2010-11-19: It is good to eat a balanced diet, but the more dietary restrictions we obey, the more barriers we create to our movement and growth.
135: 2010-11-16: Marriage is most destructive when you have to mute your own growth to match that of your jealous and less competent partner.
136: 2010-10-31: The enemy of growth is investment.
137: 2010-10-29: Every forest needs an occasional fire to make way for new growth, and people need catastrophes for the same reason.
138: 2010-10-27: Being good looking stunts your growth.
139: 2010-10-23: The greatest barrier to personal growth is a steady, well-paying job.
140: 2010-10-13: Part of our personal growth is learning to consider options we previously weren't willing to accept.
141: 2010-10-11: The danger of comfort is that you're lulled into repetitive activity and lose the incentive for growth.
142: 2010-09-22: Success can be a barrier to growth, since it tends to freeze you at whatever state you were in when it happened.
143: KilroyCafe: 2010-09-13: "Home" is a delusion, ingrained from our childhood. When you grow up, you can do fine without one. What's important is getting things done.
144: KilroyCafe: 2010-09-12: As a driver, the Great Plains have come to grow on me. The roads are flat and straight and once you get in "the Zone" the miles just fly by!
145: KilroyCafe: 2010-09-12: If you don't take control of your obligations and learn to turn most of them away, they will grow out of control and eat you alive.
146: KilroyCafe: 2010-08-30: Personal growth evolves naturally toward greater wisdom and understanding... until it is blocked by investment.
147: KilroyCafe: 2010-08-28: Success is one of the greatest barriers to growth. It tends to freeze you at whatever state you were in when it happened.
148: KilroyCafe: 2010-08-21: Dear @DeathStarPR: Have you considered rebranding? Your Life Star™ emits a Hope Ray™ to clear a path for new growth.
149: KilroyCafe: 2010-08-18: Children have crazy ideas but grow out of them. Adults are less likely to because they invest in those ideas and can't accept the loss.
150: KilroyCafe: 2010-08-09: Happiness is logarithmic, not linear. Satisfaction diminishes with repetition. Only continuous innovation and growth keep the soul alive.
151: KilroyCafe: 2010-06-27: airport — n. an extravagant municipal construction project funded with public debt based on absurdly optimistic growth projections.
152: KilroyCafe: 2010-05-05: The most destructive effect of marriage is the necessity to mute your own growth to match that of your jealous and less talented partner.
153: KilroyCafe: 2010-04-04: Trees are the result of an arms race among plants, growing ever higher to snatch the sun from competitors.
154: KilroyCafe: 2010-01-23: The main engine of economic growth is rich people who falsely believe that getting even richer will make them happier.
155: KilroyCafe: 2010-01-19: "When a male's emotional growth is stunted, he'll sometimes compensate by using his vehicle to prove his masculinity" - OTS via @nictate
156: KilroyCafe: 2010-01-13: Dilemma in Haiti: Do you save people from disaster only to turn them over to starvation? Population 9 million and growing!
157: KilroyCafe: 2010-01-10: I am disgusted when straight males call each other "gay" like it's the worst insult in the world. Grow up guys! The proper term is "pussy".
158: KilroyCafe: 2009-12-09: Raising children is challenging, but at least they grow up. Your partner will never grow up, only becoming more dependent with time.
159: KilroyCafe: 2009-11-07: Part of our personal growth is learning to consider options we previously weren't willing to accept.
160: KilroyCafe: 2009-09-08: LA Times: "Borderline personality disorder grows as healthcare concern" - Almost 6% of the US population!
161: KilroyCafe: 2009-08-28: Trees are the result of an arms race among plants, growing ever higher to catch the sun blocked by others.
162: KilroyCafe: 2009-08-23: The Stockholm Syndrome, where hostages identify with their captors, applies just as well to families. Didn't we all grow up as hostages?
163: KilroyCafe: 2009-08-19: True growth is possible only when you see yourself as free to change.
164: KilroyCafe: 2009-07-26: Success can mean the end of growth because it commits you to certain behaviors and robs you of the incentive to change.
165: KilroyCafe: 2009-07-23: Not far from the permafrost in Alaska is agriculture! Wheat, barley and oats grown near Delta Junction, thanks to plenty of summer sun.
166: KilroyCafe: 2009-07-19: Between Whitecourt and Ft. St. John is boreal forest interspersed with wheat and canola fields. Growing season is April to Sept.
167: KilroyCafe: 2009-07-05: Why does growth essentially stop for most people once they reach adulthood? They get trapped in their own investments.
168: KilroyCafe: 2009-06-27: You have two options in life: grow or die.
169: KilroyCafe: 2009-06-12: "Organic" is something that grows from within, at its own pace according to its own rules, vs. forced from the outside.
170: KilroyCafe: 2009-05-29: A relationship cannot truly grow unless there is the realistic option to withdraw and renegotiate.
171: KilroyCafe: 2009-05-28: My prediction: No one will ever build a new house or casino in Las Vegas (other than those already started). The growth is over!
172: KilroyCafe: 2009-05-23: The trouble with growing up in wealth and privilege is that it is impossible to meet the standards of your parents without feeding off them.
173: KilroyCafe: 2009-05-05: Success has a way of freezing people at whatever developmental stage they were in when the success occurred. It can mean the end of growth.
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