I Admire Honesty And Sincerity

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    It's really the only way

    for me to know you. I don't want to know who you think you should be, I want to know who you are. I am a great friend, but I can't be a friend if you aren't honest and sincere with me.
    happenstance4now happenstance4now
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Sep 23, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    5 Responses Apr 8, 2015

    I admire what is real

    and not fake. I am honest with people to a fault. If you ask me I will tell you my honest answer, being dihonest is not something within me and when I say something I am doing so with sincerity as thats what makes me who I am as a person. You should always be you, the good...
    AX5625 AX5625
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Mar 2, 2014

    i hate when people don't type out the entire

    word. It's not the complicated. The right way "How are you?" The retarded way "How r u/ hru" Gosh. That bugs me so much!
    CrazyAndLazy CrazyAndLazy
    16-17, F
    1 Response Nov 23, 2015

    I tend to like feisty people

    who tell it how it is to your face. I'm not into"beat around the bush" people... or gossipy people, or talk behind your back people..
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Sep 20, 2015

    If you don't want to talk to me then simply say

    that ignoring me until you want something ****** me off and won't end well for you.
    vyoungin vyoungin
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 12, 2015

    even if the truth will hurt you should still be

    honest because in the end atleast you were honest and not a liar and dont have to make up and remember your lie
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Dec 7, 2015
    anonymousdrummer anonymousdrummer
    18-21, M
    2 Responses May 27, 2015

    You need to be able to stand

    before God's judgment clear in conscience to then know what He has in store for you now you have lived this life and done good! Simplistic? Think about just kindness. If you are truly kind the idea above is doable.
    Banyousbabe Banyousbabe
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Dec 9, 2015

    Best memory of living in BullShoals Arkansas.

    .. The rolling thunderstorms. Echoes so beautifully timed by nature and nothing more. Simplicity is a wondrous force.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Dec 18, 2015

    I am a very honest and sincere person.

    I love chatting and being around these kind of people. Also, i am very intellectual and enjoy these individuals too.
    marianne1983 marianne1983
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Mar 18, 2016

    If you aren't honest,

    then what are you?
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    8 Responses Dec 13, 2015

    Honest people answer you in ways sometimes not

    quite expected. They capture your attention, in a world where little lies permeate everything, for the sake of ego and image. Sincere people are fearless. They captivate you, with their singlemindedness.
    Corzomec Corzomec
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 28, 2015

    These are rare traits of character these days,

    but I know they are still present in this world. I know of a few persons with these traits. I also possess them. I think being insincere and dishonest takes too much energy. Better to be truthful and attract like minded individuals.
    SoftCandle SoftCandle
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Feb 23, 2016

    Wouldn't it be nice to have partner even

    when communications are limited, distance separates you from one another...it did not crossed his mind to flirt with anyone? Even though you are far from each other, and you do not know what he is doing or with at the moment... you still find a feeling of tranquility that he...
    Imathinker Imathinker
    41-45, F
    6 Responses Sep 26, 2015

    I have experienced the opposites first hand

    from my last boyfriend. I have already found there are lots of people on here who aren't who they say they are. It's intriguing as to what they are seeking by their postures.
    Abellocath93 Abellocath93
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 18, 2015

    Last 52 minutes of my 45th birthday I can't

    believe I turned 45 today it is incredible I remember being 17 and fell in love with a guy who I thought would be the love of my life but wasn't it was fond memories and the best time during my teen age years although it was short lived. I wish I had more memories with that...
    Bella70 Bella70
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Nov 3, 2015

    A sincere person is honest

    and always keeps their word. The word "sincere" comes from the Latin word "sincerus" which means "clean and pure". The ancient Greek word for "sincerity" carries a similar meaning. The Greeks made clay statues which they baked in kilns, and these usually emerged with small...
    LadyHeartnMind LadyHeartnMind
    31-35, F
    Dec 15, 2015

    Rourts38 if you're reading this I just want to

    let you know that what you said was rude and it was so unnecessary. I know that on here, people can just express their opinions without dealing with any consequences and that every person is entitled to their own opinion but hating on a person that you don't even know is a bad...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jun 6, 2015

    I strive to find a golden medium in my state of

    mind between these two and for the most part it seems to work. I'm just hoping that habit of truth telling remains ingrained throughout my coming years.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 29, 2016

    Honesty may be uncomfortable

    but it saves problems later on.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 20, 2015

    I do a lot - actually I can fake honesty

    and sincerity as well as anyone !!!! be happy be healthy and be happy
    brianwilliamstv brianwilliamstv
    51-55, M
    1 Response Jan 20, 2016
    GlitteryNutFan GlitteryNutFan
    13-15, F
    Sep 4, 2015

    Your body isn't a product to show to every guy

    you meet then you wonder why they becomes jerks keep your body for the one you think he deserves it don't be cheap product be the most expensive soul :) just thoughts
    Angelov Angelov
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Mar 5, 2016
    K1000A K1000A
    16-17, F
    Apr 9, 2016

    People who are honest

    and sincere are a fresh ocean breeze they make me feel refreshed and energized i admire how they can be so honest with their feelings with out the fear of getting hurt
    M00ah M00ah
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Aug 28, 2015

    I like people that are just straight up about

    things and honest instead of beating around the bush.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jul 13, 2015

    I cannot stand dishonesty

    or insincerity. Its just one of those things that make me go UGH
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Oct 18, 2015

    I value honestly above all.

    I believe if you're honest God will guide you to recognize lies right away. I can detect lies or false statements by eye contact or even reading someone's statements. Let's all be honest and be true. The world has so much pains because people lie, cheat and betray, let's not...
    lemongrass09 lemongrass09
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Apr 8, 2015

    I really need the people in my life to be

    honest. I don't lie and expect others to do the same of course that doesn't always happen so it's good to be cautious and not put so much trust into anyone you haven't known too long. :) x
    BeingHappi BeingHappi
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Oct 31, 2015

    Honesty and sincerity.

    .. Too bad we only get half of each...the one who can give themselves 100% of each...them...they are rare...
    amisfitlady amisfitlady
    41-45, F
    1 Response Mar 7, 2016

    I was taught to admire being honest

    and have sincerity when talking, chatting, and writing to others. I have passed those wonderful traits on to my own kids. I am sure my grandkids will learn these ideas from my kids when they are older.
    matureblondefemale matureblondefemale
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jun 16, 2015

    Good day! My name is Jane

    and I am currently residing here in the Philippines. This is a third world country and I'm having a problem looking for job to pay for my college education. :( Unlike US, there aren't enough opportunities for students like me to have part time jobs that wont affect their studies...
    Cjanebarry Cjanebarry
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 19, 2016

    Why do I admire honesty

    and sincerity? It's hard and difficult. It takes so much more to look in a mirror at the true image and not what you think you are. It's difficult to know who love and why you love them. Do you love them because they love you or are there genuine feelings there? Do they make...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 10, 2015

    I try to be open and honest

    and I value it in others.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 16, 2016

    Ive discovered a short

    and tame video of the girl im dating with (who i believe to be) her ex dated before we met. I am mature enough to know she has a past and is entitled to privacy, but this was found online with a caption about swingers meet. how do you suggest i approach this? ive already...
    robertstein robertstein
    31-35, M
    5 Responses Nov 30, 2015

    I really dislike it when people make up things.

    It doesn't make me feel comfortable being around them. I'm aware that some things are better left unsaid, but making up really large stuff about yourself just won't get me to feel any good around you. I think this is just my opinion though. I always wanted people to be honest...
    eleaaaanor eleaaaanor
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Feb 5, 2016
    Golfknar Golfknar
    36-40, M
    Feb 15, 2016

    I am here to warn people about a scammed on EP

    who goes by katt1233. Whoever this person is will try to get you to get "her dead father's pension funds and send them to Ghana for her and her mother". Thankfully I've been down this road before. Look up "Romance Scams" and beware the ultimate troll!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 24, 2016

    Tell it to me straight.

    i hate when people think you dont know when they are being insincere or dishonest. i like to be tactful and check them on it. if i feel deceived i will be very careful and kill them with kindness. the truth always comes out. but if you are straight and honest from your heart...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 23, 2015

    honesty is such a lonely word.

    everyone is so untrue. honesty is hardly ever heard. mostly what i need from you.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 15, 2015

    Oh my...my Kingdom for a world

    where people really be sincere...honest...not simply saying what others want to hear...*sighs*...
    LadyHeartnMind LadyHeartnMind
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Sep 21, 2015
    breathewalrus123 breathewalrus123
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Nov 23, 2015
    tnjazz tnjazz
    61-65, M
    Dec 31, 2015

    I admire honesty but I think sincerity about

    your feelings is far overlooked.
    shari69 shari69
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Mar 19, 2016
    SSRajpal SSRajpal
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Jan 17, 2016

    Dont confuse sincerity with sarcasm They are

    really not the sane thing... ask if u are in doubt but dont assume
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 20, 2015
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