I Admire People Who Can Keep Calm

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    21 Traits I Admire In Calm People

    1) A calm person can hang out in an insane asylum and never be mistaken for one of the patients 2) A calm person can accept a challenge from a rabid Gamer to play on his XBOX who talks **** the entire time, and beats said Gamer without so much as a gluttonous vulgar sexual...
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    1 Response Nov 7, 2013

    I admire such people

    who can keep calm in the difficult situations. I can't. Lots of time. I try but when someone really provokes or says something offensive, my brain blows off in anger! Lol And then its slamming of doors or cold war and death looks! Haha Once I even threw my phone, which was...
    intothedarknesss intothedarknesss
    26-30, F
    May 9, 2014

    It Was A Tough Lesson To Learn For Me.

    I was a very angry teen but I discovered my reason for the frustration and anger I learned to channel my anger but couldn't shake it. I was in my 20's when I finally learned the way to keep calm was not to channel it but to learn a new way to get beyond the emotion. I took a...
    RJ43 RJ43
    46-50, T
    Sep 30, 2013

    Pro-activity Or Poor Grammer

    there was a girl on EP(i mean she might still be here), we got friends, on our first chat, she seemed good towards me. after hi and hello, she said "you are pious" i thought its our first chat, neither i have written some personal story that tells such about myself, then why she...
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Dec 4, 2012

    Trials In Life

    There are times when certain behavior is appropriate( like screeching at the sight of a wood roach or a spider the size of an Oreo). But those who raise their voice or use fowl language to express themselves in their daily life drain the life out of me. I prefer to be the rock...
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    1 Response Nov 30, 2013

    Just for the Records,

    Yours, Mine and Everyone Else's... I Don't Care if you Block me. For many Obvious reasons...best of all, you probably will never read this (since I assume once you block me, you will have no interest nor any ability to troll through my profile and read my F U post here). First...
    Ferric67 Ferric67
    36-40, M
    Feb 15, 2014

    I guess the only people I know

    who can control themselves are some of my cousins, my girlfriend and myself... And other people... I don't know I can't remember. But if you try keeping your true feelings in, it may not end well... I almost lost it a few times.. But I should work on balancing it out....
    KenjiTsukiShinobu KenjiTsukiShinobu
    22-25, M
    Mar 10, 2014

    Really! I am unable to understand

    why man talks too much when he is about to propose his dear one..!My friend! woman is nature like you will enjoy her more if you could hear her..you do not need to tell her how much you love her. She already know. Just try to understand the way she want to hear from you.
    HariPadaradha HariPadaradha
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Aug 30, 2014

    it seems like there's noone

    who i wanna talk on mainboad(besides one or two) so i came here. since i heard ep is closing down,time really flies,i still have many things that i wanna tell and share and listen to..here. what happened to NEW EP? i registerd,but nothing happens yet.. i couldn't relate to...
    genjiipiexx genjiipiexx
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 20, 2016
    xgearsofsteelx xgearsofsteelx
    26-30, F
    8 Responses Mar 29, 2014

    This takes practice I am working on it every

    day. I want to master my composer. I want to be able to feel without responding. I am getting there to.
    Babeondwy Babeondwy
    41-45, F
    2 Responses May 6, 2015

    I do admire people who can keep clam in pretty

    much every situation. I am someone who has a hard time keeping calm, I don't know if it is the anxiety, or the hot-headed-woman in me, but sometimes, I am just unable to keep clam, so I really do admire people who are able to keep calm.
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel
    26-30, F
    Apr 7, 2014
    7t5HATgirl 7t5HATgirl
    41-45, F
    May 9, 2014

    It Is A Virtue, Really.

    It has come to my attention over the last few years how terribly uncontrollable my emotions are. I could rack it up to being an Arian, the typical hard-headed, stubborn, fire riddled girl born under the Sun, but unfortunately I have a feeling it's not all that easily explained...
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    Nov 15, 2011

    I like talking to people

    who keep calm and not moody too much.
    Look4ryou13 Look4ryou13
    31-35, M
    Dec 10, 2015

    See, I love people who are "collected"

    and "calm", because most of the time, they really aren't, but that also means that they care about what they look like to other people, and are self conscious about it. A good person never bothers another person with their worries unless they ask if you have had anything going...
    TrystanVandhelm TrystanVandhelm
    16-17, M
    Dec 16, 2013

    I wish I was better at staying calm.

    You really can't think clearly and act effectively if you get panicky and upset.
    4myinnerchild 4myinnerchild
    56-60, M
    4 Responses Sep 8, 2014

    its up to you either you keep calm

    or being in hurry in worst conditions. i think if you are able to understand the situations you can manage it well but if you are not, you behave like a hurry person.
    nimbus2000 nimbus2000
    26-30, M
    1 Response Feb 21, 2014

    Conditioning the mind

    Article by Brendan Lawlor The neuroscience of conditioning Sometimes the best confirmations of the dhamma come from sources that have nothing to do with Buddhism. On Intelligence by Jeff Hawkins is just such a source. Hawkins is an electrical engineer and entrepreneur whose...
    Ferric67 Ferric67
    36-40, M
    Apr 17, 2013

    Even in the toughest situations

    and the most stressful ones... Thank you parents, whoever parents are reading this, thank you for being calm with us and not killing us even if we did spill chocolate milk all over ourselves and on the brand new sofa.. And same to emergency dispatchers, first responders and all...
    DoorMattress DoorMattress
    16-17, M
    Aug 8, 2015

    I struggle to keep calm

    but you would never know because I don't show it.
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    Aug 28, 2015

    I am calm under pressure.

    I am even toned and collected. Even if people are arguing with me, I don't reciprocate. I don't have that fire in me. Even if they scream at me, I don't feel like screaming back. It's not a good use of my energy so I walk away. I have other more productive things to do with my...
    Solfeggio Solfeggio
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Jul 1, 2014

    Guilt Much?

      Don't Hate Me, because I don't. This Emotion Is Weighing You Down. Here's What You Need To Know About It. Sigmund Freud, the father of modern psychology, was obsessed with guilt. In his psychological framework, the painful emotion (a tension between the super-ego, or...
    Ferric67 Ferric67
    36-40, M
    1 Response Nov 1, 2013

    Yes, so much can be said about being calm.

    People who are calm and are happy (and a joy to be around) is who I aspire to be like on a daily basis.
    NateRodgers NateRodgers
    Sep 19, 2015

    I find myself often wondering 'OMG How do you

    do it Hectors Mom cuz I can't ^_^' Maybe she just imagines him in his underwear ~_~... I can't > < Hector: o_O Is this serious or yet another excuse for you to brag about my mom >_< *Because she's not that great~_~'* Me: I duet with your mom on the weekends ^_...
    SquirrellyGal2493 SquirrellyGal2493
    May 19, 2014

    Keeping Cool

    i really do admire people who can keep calm.i find keeping control of yourself & staying calm always helps whatever the situation.its something i greatly admire in people
    clayantony clayantony
    41-45, M
    1 Response Oct 27, 2013

    Yell Much?

    I'm not a yeller, it's just not in my genetic make up. Personally, I find people that yell: Obnoxious, rude, inconsiderate (as to what the harm of their words do), unnecessary, uncivil, undiplomatic and non-constructive. It's to say, right? Especially by me....someone who has no...
    Ferric67 Ferric67
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Nov 23, 2013
    BladeofSilver BladeofSilver
    22-25, M
    May 31, 2015

    I have little to no time

    for people who fly off the handle for the smallest things. It shows a great deal of self restraint and maturity to stay calm in trying situations which I find very engaging.
    HeyLookItsGemma HeyLookItsGemma
    26-30, F
    1 Response May 15, 2015

    Hi there calm people!

    How do you keep your calm about anything??? I have no grace under pressure for a really long time and now I am struggling to change and try to keep my calm so i can deal better with situations in life. Tips and advice will be appreciated! Thank you!
    LolaHaze9 LolaHaze9
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Aug 17, 2015

    I Do Admire People Who Can Keep Calm!

    I do admire people who can keep calm like my dad. He can keep his cool under all types of pressure. He is now 72 years young, and he can handle all the problems, that being leader of his, now quite expand, families  problems. The ones that we each, cannot help but have. He had...
    doctorirwin doctorirwin
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Nov 14, 2011

    I admire people who can keep calm in stressful

    situations. Ever since I was a child I have reacted to stressful situations with very aggressive anger. I wish that I could react differently than how I do now. It would be nice to maintain a calm demeanor when I react to those situations. Anger for me never fixes the...
    Jessica1967 Jessica1967
    41-45, T
    1 Response May 29, 2014

    There is a famous say in my region 'poruthalvar

    boomi aalvar' meaning people who maintain peace rule the world. Today many feel that say outdated as we need to fight for life to survive the next moment to get what we rightfully deserve but I had seen many real life examples where it became true. Today I am going to tell an...
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    1 Response Jan 25, 2015
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    3 Responses Mar 7, 2014

    Im the calm and cool type; But One of the

    things I hate about myself is that I can't react like other people. Their eyes can really open !
    lily36912 lily36912
    18-21, F
    Jul 9, 2015
    miimii0069 miimii0069
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Sep 2, 2015

    Sign Of Strength

    spastic b*tches who get loud and run around all crazy like when they have a problem tend to annoy me. There's something to be said for those of us who deal with our sh*t in a collective, rational way. It shows that you depend on yourself for answers. It shows you don't put other...
    mierdamundo mierdamundo
    Jun 16, 2013

    I really admire people

    who never lose their temper. I hate it when it happens to me. I feel stupid and defeated by my inside demons.
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    2 Responses Aug 1, 2014

    you know people. its all in your head.

    .. you can imagine different scenarios of handling a problem. you can have a goal in tense moments when your team is losing by clearing your head and calm down. as time slows down for you.... you can practice everyday... just think calmly. it requires practice and an urge. you...
    LittleCreates LittleCreates
    26-30, M
    Oct 21, 2014

    Calm BombFor me there is a difference between

    being calm and holding in your emotions. I know what it is, but I still manage to do both. And when I see people who flip-out and crash n' burn it's tells me they're easy targets for people who can get around the aggressive barrier ( me :D ) and that they're unstable and...
    Joeowleyes Joeowleyes
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Dec 15, 2013

    i really try hard not to lose my cool

    but then some ppl r just too good at provoking u to the last limit, ultimately making u scream!! :-/
    tymflies tymflies
    46-50, F
    1 Response May 9, 2014
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