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I Admire Mother Teresa

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    Pottery

    I once visited a pottery-making shop. A guy, who was probably in his mid-50s, was showing us how a jar is made. He said you have to have the correct hand pressure to shape the clay. I was amazed as he slowly mold the clay into a beautiful jar with his gentle yet firm hands...
    lanie2013 lanie2013 31-35, F May 6, 2013

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    My Opinion

     She is one of my favorite saints.  
    Kirsche Kirsche 26-30, F 6 Responses Oct 19, 2009

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    Very Good Person

    Mother teresa is a very good person; and I agree with most of Β her quotes. she has great ones. I saw this one today; it's a good one. "Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who...
    LittleLena LittleLena 36-40, F Sep 15, 2012

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    The Perfect Role Model

    People are often unreasonable, illogical and self-centered. Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives. Be kind anyway. If you are successful, you will win some false friends and some true enemies. Succeed anyway. If you are honest...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 7, 2012

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    Not Really Sure Waht's Happening

    A few months ago, my financial situation was in dire straits. My phone was cut off, and I was fearing that my utilities weren't far behind. I was praying and praying. One weekend, just around the time my phone service was cut off, my friend handed me what looked like a small...
    teagranny teagranny 51-55, F Dec 29, 2010

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    Being unwanted, unloved,

    uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.Mother Teresa.
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 4 Responses Sep 15, 2014

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    Mother LOVE OVERRIDE

    it didn't matter to her what was hers and what wasn't . she just did what she had to do , in her case loveΒ  over rides any other emotion , the stronger emotion wins Β  LOVE OVERRIDE i coined a new phrase
    LOVEoverRIDE LOVEoverRIDE 26-30, M 1 Response May 18, 2012

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    I am engaged to a man who has 2 children from a previous relationship, a 3 year old son and a 1 year old daughter. Their mother is barely in their lives. She married a man who...
    NewMommy2015 NewMommy2015 18-21, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I was a single father, it's harder than being a single mom. I went to childcare facilities and paid more than single mothers who were paid more for work before child support than...
    TheLionGod TheLionGod 36-40, M Feb 17

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    I am a single mother and my battle right now is real. my ex who wasn't around durng my pregnancy and did not pay child support or bring gifts of any kind for almost 2 years now is...
    Peeps82 Peeps82 31-35, F Feb 14

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    Stephen Tave announces the appointment of Ms. Teresa Durickas as Director of Distance Learning for American Higher Education Corp (AHED). Ms. Durickas has many years of experience...
    Calvinwood Calvinwood 31-35, M Feb 13

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    I admire single mothers. I was a single mom as a teenager and now as an adult mom. I love being and seeing single moms regardless of age. I love young teenagers who are pregnant...
    tallmomwithkids tallmomwithkids 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 13

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    I grew up with just a mum. She always said that no dad was better than having a bad dad. She always said my dad contributed 1% (one *****) and she gave me the other 99%. She is...
    vote4matttaylor vote4matttaylor 41-45, M 1 Response Feb 12

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    My mother is my the best friend and my biggest suppporter. She is always here for me no matter what. Even now when I'm panicing about my future she is next to me, saying that...
    perrilive perrilive 26-30, F Feb 13

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    Tokyo Mothers Group: Out and About - Tokyo and Beyond Getting about in Tokyo, and Japan in general, is pretty easy. Although the crowds can be daunting, there are usually...
    mersaberden27 mersaberden27 26-30, F Feb 17

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    One of the more amazing things I have learned about life is the difference between honesty with others and honesty with myself. So far as the facts of my life, of what has happened...
    Halwende Halwende 61-65, M 2 Responses Feb 5

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    Not only do I admire it, I'm attracted to it. Outer beauty is a dime a dozen, but inner beauty is a rare jewel, a diamond in the rough. I admire those who give of themselves, not...
    freenakedcouple freenakedcouple 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 21

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    There are these kids that I want to adopt. One of the reasons I want to get married and have a house, so that I can give these children a good home. My daughter wants an older...
    CreoleItalianwoman CreoleItalianwoman 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 21

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    I admire self-discipline. Discipline isn't about punishment and it isn't about spanking to me. It's about the ability to be able to control yourself, and your impulses and act...
    PoliteDeviance PoliteDeviance 31-35, M 5 Responses Feb 21

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    I've never really understood this group. Who wouldn't admire wit and intelligence? It would be like creating a group that says "I like breathing". Yeah, we get it. Are there...
    LilGangsta24 LilGangsta24 22-25, F 30 Responses 1 day ago

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    I admire women who have some substance and whose imagination, humor, intellect and ability to laugh are easily seen. I don't care about superficial beauty because the truest and...
    lavendersea lavendersea 41-45, F 4 Responses Feb 6

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    Unusual and Intellectual people. Well, I could look at these jointly or severely. Personally, I prefer them jointly. I really have always gravitated to having extreme interest in...
    Nyx613 Nyx613 36-40, F 6 Responses Feb 8

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    Obviously... As a submissive I look to a man who is a leader...not a follower. A man who doesn't hide behind others... A man who doesn't have others fight his battles for him...
    submissivelittlewoman submissivelittlewoman 41-45, F 5 Responses Feb 8

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    I couldn't find an experience for "I admire single fathers." πŸ˜ŠπŸ˜ŒπŸ‘πŸ‘β€οΈπŸŒΉπŸŒžπŸ”ŠπŸ πŸš˜πŸ†—πŸšΉπŸšΌπŸ’―βœ”οΈ
    NaomisJourneyToTheSun NaomisJourneyToTheSun 31-35, F 4 Responses Feb 9

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    I really admire strong and confident women here in America and around the world. I am a strong and confident lady and teaching my girls to be the same.
    tallmomwithkids tallmomwithkids 31-35, F Feb 13

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    awwwww receiving a gift this awesome on valentine's day <3have to say a little freaked out that they sent my fav perfume O_O , but meh :3 , thank you secret admirer ^.^
    chubbylilmonster chubbylilmonster 18-21 3 Responses Feb 14

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    I suppose in my mind one can't really be witty if they aren't already notable intelligent. Wit is actually intellectual humor. The ability to use intellect in a clever and humorous...
    Nyx613 Nyx613 36-40, F 6 Responses Feb 15

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    Interesting but true! Hey it's competition but can you blame these type of women for wanting to be with each other intimately. Come on now these are some very sexy and desirable...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M Feb 18

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    I had one, admire my father, a man who didn't always understand what I was interested in but still took time to show interest in me. That was more then a person who provided money...
    beenhereb4 beenhereb4 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 18

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    As someone who isn't over artistic I admire people who can create something from nothing, its just so an amazing concept of what people can display out of just the thoughts in...
    beenhereb4 beenhereb4 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    It's refreshing having someone in my life that not only I can depend on to take care of himself (lol) but is caring, understanding and NOT PASSIVE AGGRESSIVE! It's like a breath of...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F Feb 19

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    Corrupt people do not want to be shown up. They react to whistleblowers and truth with vindictiveness and bullying. Anyone who is prepared to put their neck on the line to show...
    alanbt alanbt 61-65, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I really do but Seldom do I find people to admire
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    Common sense shouldnt be something that people should admire... But some people are just so annoying how they think being "dumb" is "cute". So thanks for those who actually use...
    ninjadentistinspace ninjadentistinspace 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    Well it should just be like idk, everyone should have common sense. It shouldn't be something that should be admired. Sadly, a lot of people don't have it or they just don't use it...
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I truly admire others who adopt children for whatever reason. I have adopted one girl and one boy. Both are teenagers and are from my husband's former marriage. I love kids very...
    brunettewifeandmom brunettewifeandmom 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    I admire people that will be themselves and do not try to be something they aren't for acceptance. That person must first accept themselves. I don't appreciate a person who will go...
    planter715 planter715 51-55, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I admire people with inner beauty more than outer. Inner beauty is more important to me.
    planter715 planter715 51-55, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    A woman who competes naked and exposed is a stronger and tougher woman. And I admire that.
    DonnaDomm DonnaDomm 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    Honestly you can't find people with self-respect anymore ... I really admire a person who can take the time to really understand their self-worth . Exposing yourself isn't...
    xolex18 xolex18 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I dont know why I am writing this, I just need to get things off my chest. I don't hate my mother. And that's the worst part because I despise the person she is, yet I feel...
    Bizarree Bizarree 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 7

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    The feeling im feeling people will never understand . . The feeling of no comfort ... The feeling of no open hands ... Or the feeling of a mother that just doesn't have a word to...
    Nayaaa Nayaaa 16-17, F Feb 8

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    I haven't been open to discussing this until recently - I realized that there are so many young kids going through what I went through and sharing my story and offering my advice...
    Kerryn2508 Kerryn2508 22-25, F Feb 16

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    English-language support group for mothers around Tokyo TMG (formerly known as the Tokyo New Mothers Group) is a support and contact group for mothers in Tokyo. We are an English...
    rancu rancu 22-25, M Feb 5

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    12 things I observed about my in laws: 1. Inability to recognize and accept change in family relations and dynamics. Your son/brother has new priorities; his wife has taken the...
    ZolaJam ZolaJam 26-30, F 4 Responses Feb 9

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    Hi, I hope others have some advice or comments. Hi, I hope others have comments or advice for me. Okay so let me give a general picture of my life. I’m in college I do online...