Dear 43 Things Users,

10 years after introducing 43 Things to the world, we have decided we have met our last goal: completing the incredible experience that has been 43 Things. Please join us in giving one last cheer to all the folks who have shared their goals with the world, as well as all the people who have worked at The Robot Co-op to build this incredible website. We won a Webby Award, published a book, and brought happiness to a lot of people.

Starting today, 43 Things users can export their goals and entries from the site. Starting August 15, we will make the site “read only”. 43 Things users will still be able to view the site and export their content, but we won’t be taking any new content from users. We hope to leave the site up for folks to see and download their content until the end of the year. Ending on New Year’s Eve takes us full circle.

It has been a long ride (one of our original goals was to "build a company that lasts at least 2 years” - we beat that one!) While we wish the site could live on, it has suffered from a number of challenges - changes in how people use the site, the advertising industry, and how search engines view the site. We wish the outcome was different – but we’ve always been realistic about when our goals are met and when they aren't.

As of today, you will be able to download your goals and entries. See more about that on the FAQ page. Thanks for 10 great years of goal-setting and achieving.

- The Robots.

Export My Content
FAQ
20 people want to do this.

quotes

Share this goal with others

 

People doing this

See everyone

Recent activity

Dana is...bringing her own sunshinebelieve

Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy. Norman Vincent Peale 2 weeks ago


Dana is...bringing her own sunshineMisc.

You can’t get a cup of tea big enough or a book long enough to suit me. C.S. Lewis

If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold no fire can ever warm me, I know that is poetry. Emily Dickinson

We cannot change our past. We can not change the fact that people act in a certain way. We can not change the inevitable. The only thing we can do is play on the one string we have, and that is our attitude. Charles Swindoll

The world has changed and it’s going to keep changing, but God never changes; so we are safe when we cling to Him. Charles Swindoll

Because God gave you your makeup and superintended every moment of your past, including all the hardship, pain, and struggles, He wants to use your words in a unique manner. No one else can speak through your vocal cords, and, equally important, no one else has your story. Charles Swindoll 4 weeks ago


Dana is...bringing her own sunshineLife Quotes

Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you’re living? – Bob Marley

There are three constants in life… change, choice and principles. Stephen Covey

The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge. Bertrand Russell

I don’t believe people are looking for the meaning of life as much as they are looking for the experience of being alive. Joseph Campbell 4 weeks ago


hamzaweb 1 month ago


Dana is...bringing her own sunshineLife...

“Begin at once to live, and count each separate day as a separate life.” – Seneca

“My formula for living is quite simple. I get up in the morning and I go to bed at night. In between, I occupy myself as best I can.” Cary Grant

“Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them – that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.” Lao Tzu

“You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.” Albert Camus 1 month ago


Dana is...bringing her own sunshineSunshine

Cute quotes on sunshine.

“Just living is not enough… one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.” – Hans Christian Anderson

“Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.” – Anthony J. D’Angelo

“A day without sunshine is like, you know,...night.” – Steve Martin 1 month ago


Dana is...bringing her own sunshineAwh...being a woman!

“The beauty of a woman is not in a facial mode but the true beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It is the caring that she lovingly gives the passion that she shows. The beauty of a woman grows with the passing years.” Audrey Hepburn 1 month ago


Dana is...bringing her own sunshineTo keep with the veggie theme today -

“We don’t need a melting pot in this country, folks. We need a salad bowl. In a salad bowl, you put in the different things. You want the vegetables – the lettuce, the cucumbers, the onions, the green peppers – to maintain their identity. You appreciate differences.”
- Jane Elliot 1 month ago


Dana is...bringing her own sunshineBeautiful things...

One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood. Lucius Annaeus Seneca 1 month ago


TangerineRoseDreams and goals

‘If you don’t build your dreams someone will hire you to build theirs’ Tony Gaskin

I only came across this one recently, it’s so true! I can further relate it to social experiences I’ve been railroaded into and not earnt any money for.

Put time aside to think and gain clarity on what you want.

Put your time, energy and money in the direction of your dreams :) 2 months ago


Dana is...bringing her own sunshineEducation -

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.- William Butler Yeats

Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself. John Dewey

I am a part of everything that I have read. Theodore Roosevelt 2 months ago


Dana is...bringing her own sunshineAlbert Einstein Quote

“Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.” 2 months ago


Dana is...bringing her own sunshineAuthor Quote

Not that the story need be long, but it will take a long while to make it short.
- Henry David Thoreau 3 months ago


Dana is...bringing her own sunshineAnais Nin Quote

“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” 3 months ago


Dana is...bringing her own sunshine 3 months ago


Lolita4Untitled

“The work will teach you how to do it.”
- Estonian proverb 7 months ago


Lolita4Untitled

“Before a man can conquer the world, he must learn to conquer himself.”
- Alexander The Great 7 months ago


Princess Xena 7 months ago


TangerineRoseDiscover

“Uncover what you long for and you will discover who you are.”
- Phil Cousineau 10 months ago


Lolita4Untitled

“Uncover what you long for and you will discover who you are.”
- Phil Cousineau 13 months ago


Lolita4Untitled

“Whether you think you can, or you can’t, you’re right.”
- Henry Ford 14 months ago


Lolita4Untitled

“Joy is not in things; it is in us.”
- Charles Wagner 14 months ago


Lolita4Untitled

“I like dreams of the future better than history of the past.”
- Thomas Jefferson 14 months ago


Lolita4Must try to remind myself of this.

“Nothing is a waste of time if you use your experience wisely” -Rodin. 14 months ago


Lolita4Thought this was funny.

“You can’t ride two horses with one ass.”
- Russian proverb 14 months ago


Lolita4Untitled

“Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and abilities were used in a way that served others.”
- Marianne Williamson 14 months ago


Lolita4 14 months ago


TangerineRoseExperience

“Nothing is a waste of time if you use your experience wisely”

-Rodin 16 months ago


~*Serenity*~Untitled

“To look back at ones life in satisfaction is to live twice”
~Kahlil Gibran

” Nature always wears the colors of the Spirit” ~Emerson

“The moon stays bright when it doesn’t avoid the night” ~Rumi 18 months ago


TangerineRoseDreams

“At first dreams seem impossible, then improbable, then inevitable.”

Christopher Reeve 20 months ago


See more:   Entries


 

I want to:
43 Things Login