And for number 8:
8. Learn to Defend Yourself
Who likes getting their ass kicked? Probably a very small majority. If that’s what you’re into, it doesn’t require much skill—just endurance. If you’d prefer to not end up hurt or injured as the result of an unexpected attack, perhaps it’s time to pick up some self-defense skills. While you’ll probably want to have a partner around to help you out—at least when you want to test your skill—we’ve outlined several self-defense moves that you can learn on your own. Although you will hopefully never need to actually employ the techniques you acquire, if you do you’ll increase your chances of coming out of a fight unharmed. Plus, it’s pretty cool to walk around with the confidence of being able to take on most anyone in a fight.
Carry a gun. As someone will always be tougher and faster then and having more then one someone after you can be really bad…Carrying a gun and knowing how and when to use it, makes you less fearful and gives you a chance..