- Just because all the cool kids are doing it, doesn't make it right. And it doesn't make it okay for you to do.
- When you do something you shouldn't, you will have to pay the penalty. (Others may appear to get away with it, but you will eventually get caught.)
- Objects can only be stretched so far, before they break.
The three lessons would have also helped me avoid this terrible week, had I applied them to my household budget as well.