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I Am a Dreamer and a Thinker

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    There must be more to life

    than this. The everyday: commuting to work and buying food. Sitting at night watching other people's lives. There must be more to life than this. An adventure. A new horizon, new places and new people. Bright sunlight shining on your face, warm fragrant air blowing off the...
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    DeathThrone DeathThrone 22-25, F 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    Finally!

    A time comes in your life when you finally get it. When in the midst of all your fears and insanity you stop dead in your tracks and somewhere the voice inside your head cries out - ENOUGH! Enough fighting and crying or struggling to hold on. And, like a child quieting down...
    clowcri clowcri 22-25, F 72 Responses Apr 13, 2009

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    This is an inherited trait.

    Lol Dad was a huge dreamer and was always expressing his thoughts on things. He had this weekly ritual conversation with us about what he would do should he ever win the lottery. I recall as a child totally buying into this conversation. I would literally get excited and be...
    snowberry75 snowberry75 36-40, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Greetings from the West Coast--California.

    There is a moment when the sun touches this planet and I swear at that very moment there is a thin line between heaven and earth =)
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    "If you are working on something exciting

    that you really care about, you don't have to be pushed. The vision pulls you."- Steve jobs# Freedom-preneur #LaptopLifestyle #TravelTheWorld #DreamChasing
    CDoza CDoza 26-30, M Jun 20

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    Excuse me miss, can I take you out tonight?

    ? Perhaps to the movies or maybe to the park.. Why don't we lay down under the stars and talk about our dreams and plan a future together.. I'd lay wide awake watching you sleep because I know my reality is better than any dream.. so what do you think? forever sounds good to me...
    Tripp93 Tripp93 18-21, M 6 Responses May 7

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    Never trust an atom..

    . they make up everything.
    Terrain12 Terrain12 31-35, F 5 Responses Jul 22, 2014

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    I'm going to make a game,

    a video game. I'm good with computers, my friend has some experience with game making, and I have a billion ideas. I'm sick of people not listening and understanding. Now they'll come running just to let me play with their minds. Good plan. Hopefully not a dream for long.
    NameIsMailbox NameIsMailbox 16-17, M 2 Responses May 19

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    Apparently, my life isn't going to go the way I

    had planned. But that doesn't mean it can't still be great. From the outside, right now probably looks like the lowest point in my life. From my perspective, though, it's definitely not. A couple of years ago, I had what a lot of people dream of. And I was miserable. I had no...
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon 31-35, F 8 Responses May 31

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    I sometimes stare into the cosmos & wonder

    about everything. About the universe & what's beyond it, theories & religions & our purpose as human beings. I wonder how our planet is to survive if we're killing each other. I think our purpose as human beings is to unite the planet as one.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Dec 26, 2014

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    You may say I'm a dreamer,

    but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one." โ€” John Lennon
    Amyamo Amyamo 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 7

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    I want to drown in an ocean of every long

    embrace and kiss we've shared And dry myself in that look in your eyes that makes me melt
    SunnyGirl9 SunnyGirl9 46-50, F 17 Responses Jun 3

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    It's funny and you may need to be of my

    generation to get this, but we all grew up being sold the fairy tale. You know the one, the tale of living happily ever after. We were led to believe that by a certain age it would be a certain way, we would be happy, set for life, and have no worries. And maybe we weren't...
    Chrye Chrye 51-55, F 10 Responses Jan 6

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    We read what we cannot sow,

    we write what we cannot let go.
    Milesfromyou Milesfromyou 36-40, M 2 Responses Jan 26

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    Thoughts of my morning brain.

    In life we have choices to make. It is inevitable. When making a choice please keep your humanity in it. Stop and think. Yes we react fast and suffer after the fact. But, for big decisions please think. Keep the compassion in you open. Allow yourself to heal but...
    willowofthewoods willowofthewoods 41-45, F 13 hrs ago

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    Hey! All.. Nothing lasts forever.

    . even not your soul... Sometimes we meet a person in our life.. one second they love us.. another second they don't...!! So does they wastes our two seconds of life life is not how we see, how we dream bcoz if evey dream of us get fulfilled then there would be no difference...
    pranjal7 pranjal7 18-21, M a week ago

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    I feel like an outcast in my own family.

    It's as if I'm on another dimension and I'm some sort of freak. Not just with them, but also people who could socialize properly. Do any of you know what I mean? :P
    lonelyhooligan lonelyhooligan 16-17, M 1 Response Jun 15

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    Thinker Moment: The same boiling water

    that softens a potato, also hardens an egg. Sooooo it's about what you're made of, not the circumstances. Yeah.
    Salute2MyFlaws Salute2MyFlaws 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 20, 2014

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    It has probably been my downfall in life.

    One would assume we reach a certain age and some kind of wisdom and maturity set in as we adapt to the reality of life. In my case, that hasn't happened. I'm still a dreamer. Further, I fear if maturity sets in so will depression. My dreams, ambitions and creative nature are the...
    Walkalone9000 Walkalone9000 51-55, F 5 Responses Jun 14

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    pranjal7 pranjal7 18-21, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    My dream last night was

    for a perfect world .... WHERE .... (1) You could sleep till noon and get paid (2) Ice Cream is the currency (3) Root Beer is free (4) Tanning is a professional occupation (5) Bras are outlawed (6) Showers are equipped with coffee (7) Being sharp dressed, gets your coffee...
    questionWeaver questionWeaver 56-60, M 3 Responses May 26

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    meaningseeker meaningseeker 22-25, F 6 Responses May 16, 2014

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    When I was in my teens,

    I was totally clueless. Then I got into my 20s and 30s, became less clueless, but still relatively clueless. But now that I'm in my 50s, entering into to 60 soon, i'm starting to understand life. Why the **** did it take so long!
    solomon2410 solomon2410 56-60, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    livelaughlovedream3 livelaughlovedream3 41-45, F 3 days ago

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    I constantly daydream,

    nonstop, to escape reality, because reality isn't as sweet as it needs to be for me right now. I love my world, and family, but I cannot support them in their time of need, because I am in need, maybe more than any of us know.
    AngelicaJordan AngelicaJordan 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 4

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    Sometimes my own mind is my only escape,

    and other times I can't escape my own mind.
    myblumoon myblumoon 31-35, F 8 Responses May 4, 2014

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    Most of the time.. When I'm not annoyed

    or hungry... Okay. So most of my friends on here and offline tell me to shut up because I crack horrible jokes. Some do it politely while some resort to threats because I don't give up. To be honest, I dislike jokes myself but they remind me of the fact that people these days...
    Pandainpinktutu Pandainpinktutu 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    `Empathetic people โ€” dreamers

    and idealists โ€” have this sort of accidental power. Most spend their early years ridden with self-doubt, insecurity, and people pleasing habits. But their journey is inevitably derailed when this comfortable life gets uprooted by an unexpected darkness. Suddenly their trusted...
    PuppetOnStrings PuppetOnStrings 22-25, F 9 Responses Apr 2

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    THE One Flaw In Women

    This one is for the ladies… By the time the Lord made woman, he was into his sixth day of working overtime. An angel appeared and said, "Why are you spending so much time on this one?"And the Lord answered, "Have you seen my spec sheet on her? She has to...
    clowcri clowcri 22-25, F 7 Responses Apr 19, 2009

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    open your eyes take a good look around you .

    . How's the view ? do you like what you see ? think back again to when you were little are you living the life you pictured for your self or you still dreaming of something even bigger ??
    HMMB HMMB 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    Sometimes, during my dreams,

    something will interrupt them (still in a dream) and later on that day, it will happen. It has happened fairly often. It's kinda scary but kinda cool. I never really know when it will happen tho :(
    NarutoShippudenFanGirl NarutoShippudenFanGirl 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 11

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    People with a highly developed prefrontal

    cortex ( intelligent people ) are at a higher risk of suffering from depression. Doesn't it make depression a geek's disease.
    nautilusX nautilusX 22-25, M 4 Responses May 22

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    There are times that all i want is to just sit

    down and contemplate about my life ; my past and my plan for my future and often times i found myself smiling...
    DeathThrone DeathThrone 22-25, F Jun 20

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    When she's happy she can't stop talking,

    when she's sad she doesn't say a word...
    DeathThrone DeathThrone 22-25, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I sometimes stare into the stars & think about

    time & space. I think about what is beyond the universe & if time will ever come to an end, considering there was a beginning point. If I had one wish, it would be to travel the universe, nothing more...
    deleted deleted 26-30 9 Responses Dec 9, 2014

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    My dreams never come true,

    they still just dreams.
    louisemalika louisemalika 16-17, F 4 Responses Jun 4

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    I Search For You

    I am always thinking about the purpose of life, the 'reality' of existence, trying to logically fit the pieces of the puzzle together, trying to understand, trying to find answers, trying to find you..... I am always looking for signs, searching eyes, listening for words of...
    DreamChristine DreamChristine 31-35, F 43 Responses Dec 31, 2012

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    Dreamed I died and woke up in the 75 foot

    narrow space. I realize that's the reality of my unfulfilled empty life.
    equusrider equusrider 56-60, M 5 days ago

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    To find someone you love,

    you gotta be someone you love.
    AnnUrban AnnUrban 22-25, F 3 Responses May 14

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    it's amazing how one anonymous person on an app

    like this, can keep me sane. so many kind hearted people on this Earth, but sad to know that someone I don't know, understands me better than those I'm around daily.
    wonderinglover wonderinglover 18-21, F 10 Responses Dec 7, 2013

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    Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one

    who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world. ~ Oscar Wilde
    OSoQuiet OSoQuiet 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 3

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    Some people see the world in black

    and white. They always see things as right or wrong. Some see shades of gray. And some of us see so many colors everywhere we look. Personally, I even like to throw some glitter in the mix. Things are better when they sparkle. Sometime I wonder if it can work out between the...
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon 31-35, F 9 Responses Apr 9

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    thatstar96 thatstar96 18-21, F 4 Responses May 28, 2014

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    People often underestimate what they're capable

    of. But you find out you can do a lot more than you thought you could, when you don't have a choice. We should all have more faith in ourselves and our abilities to start with
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon 31-35, F 9 Responses May 13

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