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    Do you think that science is born from

    philosophy? Sometimes I think that philosophy is like science's crazy friend who is always coming up with crazy ideas.. But once in a while, science says "... You know what? That's interesting, that worth looking into..? 🤔
    CuriousGuy833 CuriousGuy833 22-25, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    my biggest flaw is how deeply i think.

    it isolates me from everyone around myself because no one seems to understand me, they can't relate at all. so, i as a result am just left feeling very alone in this world. my brain thinks the worst, it always assumes the worst possible scenario and i hate that about myself. i...
    littlemissblondie littlemissblondie 16-17, F 7 Responses 5 days ago

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    Our love made its rounds of erupting through

    earths atmosphere There came a time when dormant was the only option to be numb again It's more like a hideaway because ones afraid from burning to be seen as ash It's only my love that rises to the surface and making the explosions that once was silent. I want to love you...
    JohnsonJess JohnsonJess 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    I love to think about things really ponder.

    You can sharpen your wit by spending time thinking on things. If can be anything!
    Ducostrinity Ducostrinity 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 26

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    I don't quite understand

    why some people love being dared... I don't. I don't want someone to tell me to do stupid stuff. Is it because they love being challenged or they are just an attention seeker?
    Genesol Genesol 18-21, F 5 Responses Feb 1

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    HumanCreation HumanCreation 26-30, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Do you ever just look around

    and wonder, appalled at everyone's ability to go through their entire life without seeing the social patterns they all fall into and the lies they tell themselves to make them seem special and different from the others who are also trying to set themselves apart while they're...
    alaynajanelle alaynajanelle 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 20, 2015

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    hannahlulz hannahlulz 18-21, F 27 Responses Jan 30, 2015

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    It really is the journey

    that counts and not the destination. It's the journey that teaches you about yourself. It's the journey that makes you empathetic to others. It's the journey that gives you wisdom and insight. It's the journey that helps you grow. It's the journey that teaches you what's really...
    BijouBlue BijouBlue 36-40, F 6 Responses Nov 12, 2015

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    I think too hard and overanalyze everything,

    and as a result, I create these problems that don't even exist.
    Firechidist Firechidist 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 14, 2015

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    What happens when we die?

    Looking for an interesting debate.
    haem21 haem21 22-25, M 38 Responses Apr 25, 2014

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    humans are always feeling empty.

    I dont think humans are capable of feeling peace or fulfillment. We are always searching for the "missing piece" or "that something" that we believe will bring happiness and peace.
    lifelifeishard lifelifeishard 46-50, M 6 Responses Jan 15

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    My home has always been a constant motion.

    It may be steady for a period of time. But I always resume moving, floating through places. Home is wherever freedom lies. Home is wherever the wind blows in my hair. Home is wherever I can sing beautiful songs. Home is wherever my head is to rest. Home has always been in the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 12, 2015

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    Mistakes happen because they are allowed.

    Whose responsibility is it?
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 8 Responses a week ago

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    True Love vs Fake Love True love is open

    and honest. Fake love plays games, hides their feelings and tries to manipulate the emotions of others to get the upper hand. True love is self-sacrificing. Fake love is ego-centric. True love gives from the heart. Fake love gives for something in return. True love forgives...
    BijouBlue BijouBlue 36-40, F 12 Responses Aug 11, 2015

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    Words are meaningless

    unless you give them the meaning to be understood by others.
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 9 Responses Feb 14, 2015

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    I am amazed how our society,

    influences and other information taught to us, is how we learned and have determined for ourselves right from wrong, success to failure, Beauty to Monstrous, how we should feel, what we should become, etc. (THIS IS A LOT TO READ, IF YOU DON'T WANT TO READ A BEAUTIFUL MESSAGE...
    UndisclosedInformation UndisclosedInformation 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 16

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    I've always been able to read people like a

    story and I've always been able to theorize what happens to us when we die. is it possible that our life and reality is based off of the life of a being in a different reality. in other words, we are an idea, a dream, and God is the dreamer. he wanted it to be so real which...
    Compoundgold Compoundgold 13-15, M 6 days ago

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    Mostly every night I have thoughts about life

    and death. I always think of reasons of why I am alive. I know Im not alive for nothing. I am a booknerd and just spent these past month reading books in my room,as in literally. As I read my books, I had thoughts about my future. I love books very much but I don't want to spend...
    kiristiyana kiristiyana 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 9, 2015

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    In recent weeks, I made a web scraper to grab a

    few million arbitrary comments from reddit. I used the text from these comments to train a model for an algorithm called word2vec. In a nutshell, what it does is look at words and contexts and assign a vector to each unique word such that vectors for words with a similar usage...
    Multitude Multitude 18-21, M 5 Responses Aug 7, 2015

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    Life is just like a penis:.

    .. simple, relaxed and hanging freely...... It's the women that make it hard......
    LoneRider72 LoneRider72 41-45, M 7 Responses Apr 27, 2015

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    what causes your throat to hurt

    so bad when you do a lot of activities in the cold? I had my first snowball fight ever and I swear after like 20 minutes I was coughing so much I thought my throat was bleeding.
    luv2pee23 luv2pee23 18-21, F Jan 18

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    I can't see Auras.. But I can feel them.

    When I feel them a color pops in my head. I associate people with these colors. Everyone has a color. Some have more then one. I learned toxic people have a muddy brown aura. It feels heavy, sneaky, deceitful. When I see/feel muddy brown.. I run. I like yellows, oranges, blues...
    BijouBlue BijouBlue 36-40, F 34 Responses Aug 1, 2015

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    If knowledge is awareness,

    then wisdom is understanding.
    sardoniccat sardoniccat 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 5

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    Individuality. There are times

    as a human when we feel the need to separate ourselves, to gain a better understanding to our daily habits and actions. Instead of putting people in groups of stereotypes, which is very vague in terms of defining people, I look at others like they are their own category. As a...
    RosenFlight RosenFlight 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 24

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    What part of you is..

    . You? What if we knew exactly where that part was? It's most likely in your brain right? So what happens if you get a brain transplant.. Can you transfer your consciousness to another body and still be you? Let's say you can.. Can you really still be the same person in a...
    CuriousGuy833 CuriousGuy833 22-25, M 3 Responses Feb 2

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    that which is not Light is not mature

    or intelligent and will create its own demise.
    HumanCreation HumanCreation 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 14

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    So we're the human race right?

    Shouldn't we be united by that name? Then why divide ourselves by color, religion, nationality, etc?
    deleted deleted 26-30 11 Responses Aug 7, 2015

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    Does anybody have moments were they sit there

    and think about the meaning of life? Like I will literally sit for hours thinking about what is life. What will i do when I get older? Am I gonna just lead a typical boring life or will I leave a mark on the world? I can't be the only one thinking these things right? Right?
    madison063 madison063 16-17, F 27 Responses May 30, 2014

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    I always think what's past the universe

    and religions. Though I'm not religious. I'll always try to see what's beyond what we know of and haven't explored or have access to. Like what's in the ocean, realms of the dead, death itself, Gods and who made them, etc.
    Ariewithrow Ariewithrow 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I spend most of my day in deep thought.

    I think about a lot of things. Like the meaning of life, death, human behavior, God and other things similar to this. I honestly wish I didn't, but I can't help it.
    GettingOverShit GettingOverShit 18-21, F 6 Responses Jan 16

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    Don't hate on the next man

    for what he has , hate on yourself if you won't get off your butt and go get yours .
    Iamalostcause Iamalostcause 22-25, M 2 Responses Jun 10, 2015

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    I don't think global warming is completely our

    fault. What if global warming is a natural occurrence due to the real ending of the ice age... Maybe the north and the south poles are melting BECAUSE it's just the end of the ice age.. Maybe all of this is a natural reaction just like the ice age was in the first place.
    CuriousGuy833 CuriousGuy833 22-25, M 7 Responses 1 day ago

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    I really like to analyze how people behave &

    why they're like that! That's why I'm really glad I took a psychology class in high school! I also learned about personality traits too & whether they're genetic or environmental!
    derricksautism derricksautism 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 24

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    I hate how affected everyone around me is by

    the media and society. They aren't awake, they're asleep. They're sheep mindlessly following a malevolent Shepard intent on destroying those who aren't mindless drones who will just agree with their perception of all things such as beauty, politics and the system itself. Is...
    RedRoyal RedRoyal 16-17, F 3 Responses Oct 13, 2015

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    nothing is permanent.

    so enjoy while the moment lasts. life will be much more fun then.
    thedivich1 thedivich1 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 17

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    "You know you're in love

    when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams." - Dr. Seuss One day I hope to just get swept off my feet like this. Seems beautiful if I don't say so myself.
    Elein97 Elein97 18-21, M 4 Responses Jul 31, 2015

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    Lately I've been waking up dazed,

    discombobulated, to my memory im really not sure why. I wake in heavy breathing and my body feels frozen to the touch, i feel my brain kicking into overdrive and I just think, I ponder my past, present, and future. I dont know what actually comes over me, it feels like a rush of...
    AnthonysThoughts AnthonysThoughts 16-17, M 11 hrs ago

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    At times I start thinking about something

    and I just keep thinking and start overthinking and it gives me anxiety!
    ShaneelNeedsFriends ShaneelNeedsFriends 16-17, M 3 Responses Jan 25

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    I don't understand black

    and white thinkers. Right or wrong. This or that. Good or bad. Sometimes good people do bad things. Sometimes one person needs this while the other needs that. Right is often wrong for some people, while wrong is right for others. Black and white are on opposite ends of the...
    BijouBlue BijouBlue 36-40, F 16 Responses Aug 13, 2015

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    So why are we really

    and truly here..? Have you stopped and really thought about that?? Answers to follow I'm sure.... 😉
    lewischessman lewischessman 36-40, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    This can't be all there is.

    Wake up, eat, school/job, get home, eat, sleep. Throw in a wife/husband and kids just adds to the routine. God damn it. I hate this. There is so much to do in this world but I have so little interest. I loath (I actually love them you will see what I mean) these books and...
    DegenerateCrow DegenerateCrow 13-15, M 4 Responses Sep 27, 2015

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    One life, one bullet,

    and an eternity of silence.
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Feb 1

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    I often sit down and stare into space wondering

    "what could have been" and then I shake myself into reality thinking "the past is gone and over with.."
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