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I Am a Nice Guy

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    The Worst April Fool's Joke

    I got a call from my girlfriend (at the time) one April Fool's Day. She said that she needed to tell me something, and asked me to come over right away. I had a feeling what she had to tell me. Even though I knew what day it was, I still knew that she wouldn't ever joke about...
    crow1990 crow1990 22-25, M Jul 7, 2013

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    andrewD51 andrewD51 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 29

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    I don't have a choice,

    I'm born again! Thank you Jesus!
    QuickandtheDead QuickandtheDead 46-50, M Sep 23

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    I Try

    I have always been just a nice guy. I never got why people are jerks to eachother. It just seems so stupid. People end up hating you when you are mean. I was always the kid to share my crayons hahaha. To girls I am always the nice one, even when they are not. :) I only...
    Superblink281 Superblink281 18-21, M Mar 19, 2012

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    Honestly Its The One Thing I Dislike Most About Myself

    Yup, that I am too nice. I have gotten alot better over the years so I am not taken advantage of as much anymore. It was still frusterating tho because being my age, most women arent looking for a nice guy, they are out chasing after the bad boys and what not. But hey, thats...
    Krie Krie 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 30, 2012

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    A Nice Guy, But With Limits.

    I am a nice guy. I help other and enjoy seeing other people succeed in life. During my college years I was the guy the would help a girl move with a few hours notice, change the oil in her car, or help her out in many different ways. To be direct, I was used and chumped many...
    painofshame painofshame 36-40, M 4 Responses Dec 16, 2012

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    I May not finish first,

    but Ill always finish Best.
    SShawnO SShawnO 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 11

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    Why, Yes!

    Although I know nice guys are often stereotyped as guys who only do nice things in exchange for something, I'm proud to say that I'm a nice guy for the sake for being nice. Okay, if you didn't understand what I meant, I'll simplify it for ya, kay? I perform acts of kindness for...
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 26-30, M Sep 22, 2011

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    God Always Has A Plan

    Right now, I'm at a point in life where I'm wondering if I'm headed in the right direction. I thought administration assisting is what I wanted to do but after thinking it through, I thought this isnt really for me. So now I'm taking next semester off to think about what it is I...
    jjas111 jjas111 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 9, 2011

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    I am a nice guy who treats people politely

    and with respect and therefore I always end up last. I have a lot of friends (boys and girls) and I have been told several times that I am a nice person. I also noticed that girls go after jerks and as*holes who would leave them with broken hearts and wet cheeks. Not just that...
    Razor00Edge Razor00Edge 26-30, M Jul 6

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    The Best Gift

    During my Junior Year of high school, I switched to an online high school. I made a few friends through it, but one really stood out. We started talking a lot and we eventually confessed our feelings for one another. We hadn't gotten to meet in person, but I had talked to her...
    crow1990 crow1990 22-25, M Jul 9, 2013

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    Nice Guys... Not For Young Women?

    I have heard it said that older women prefer nice guys. I think this is largely true. I believe that as women get older, they value security more than excitement. Sure excitement is valued but facing the reality of spending the rest of your life alone would cause any man or woman...
    Scorpio1987 Scorpio1987 22-25, M 4 Responses Jul 19, 2012

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    A Tad Depressed.....

    Five yrs ago I began to lose blood, somewhere, for 5 yrs I was chronically anemic, finally surgery fixed that; then I tor both rotator cuff muscles...still exists, which is a bit of a problem since I am an active paraplegic of 36 yrs, played competitive basketball and tennis...
    Deek Deek 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 14, 2007

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    I Freely Admit To Being A Nice Guy.

    I was bought up to be. I have good manners and I care about people (too much sometimes).
    Adam42life Adam42life 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 4, 2011

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    What I See

    What I am seeing in this group are the best that men have to offer. I'm also seeing a group of men weighed down by a phrase. "Nice guy" has too much baggage with it. It screams "door mat" or "milquetoast." We are more than that. I see here men who are capable of dealing with...
    yetti1973 yetti1973 41-45, M May 27, 2013

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    I'll Protect You

    In the Summer before my Sophomore year of high school, I was dating this one girl. I had really started talking to her during the Spring semester of Freshman year, and I immediately had a crush on her. During the Summer, I was able to spend time with her. Eventually, we started...
    crow1990 crow1990 22-25, M May 18, 2013

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    Theguy0298 Theguy0298 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 9

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    Im Nice!!!

     im a nice guy, i admit it!!! im nice cos i was brought up to be nice, im nice cos its who i am, im nice cos i want to be nice, im nice cos i enjoy being nice!! im not going to act a bit more macho just to get a girl, and i dont need to be a backstabber or an *** licker just...
    cowshed123 cowshed123 31-35, M 9 Responses Jan 24, 2010

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    A Teddy Bear

    My fiancé (at the time) was telling me about a teddy bear she had when she was a little girl. It meant the world to her. At some point, she lost him. The wheels already turning in my head, I asked her to describe him to me. She did so, unaware that I was taking mental notes of...
    crow1990 crow1990 22-25, M Jul 14, 2013

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    Nice guys finish last.

    .. because we last longer ?
    wiredwolf wiredwolf 31-35, M 3 Responses Jul 13

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    My Reason For Being An Uncommonly Gentle Man.

    The reason I am the way I am is because of my parents. I've always been very close to my mom and growing up I would always have to witness my dad being a complete @$$hole most of the time and it would hurt my moms feelings and even make her cry sometimes. So I promised myself...
    creuset creuset 26-30, M 2 Responses Feb 8, 2012

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    Just A Nice Guy

    Yes it's true, I'm just a nice guy. Nice as rice or so they say.Yep
    JimMorrisonRocks JimMorrisonRocks 26-30, M Oct 8, 2012

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    17 Nice Guys

    out of HOW MANY And are you really nice too - there are many who pretend but are the worst always.
    Thought1 Thought1 22-25 3 Responses Sep 30, 2009

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    The words Nice guys finish last always enter my

    brain whenever I'm nice to someone they take my kindness and use it to there advantage then when there done using me they throw me out like a wet rag I'm done being used no more mister nice guy. (damn two cliches in the same post)
    Nightfang109 Nightfang109 13-15, M Jun 3

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    Well, I'd Like to Think So...

    ...I think we're all fundamentally nice;  all good people.  That's why we're here, right?
    alobar alobar 36-40, M 5 Responses Jul 17, 2007

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    Couple days ago, some guy ripped me off

    for $200. I saw him yesterday and he was wanting to try another scam, but mentioned that it was his birthday (it really was, I saw his ID) and he needed the money to be able to party. I don't know the guy at all, but I know people have a hard life here -- I remember working for...
    sethrin sethrin 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 27

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    Finished Last

    My whole life I've been that sweet boy, or he's such a nice guy, then I got older in high school and was friends with must girls and they would talk to me all the time... This is when most people would say you stayed in friend zone for to, long but they don't know me because I...
    cdfun420 cdfun420 26-30, M Jun 9, 2013

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    I'm everything women say they want: I'm

    honest I'm loyal I'm respectful I'm attentive I'm funny I know how to communicate I'm affectionate, even when I know sex isn't going to happen I'm family orientated I'm intelligent Except I'm fat... and apparently a well trained German Shepard.
    ausofbounds ausofbounds 41-45, M 3 Responses Jun 30

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    Being Yourself

    I'm beginning to wonder if being nice aka being yourself is going to get me anywhere. I don't believe in faking who I am just so I can get with the girl. In general, I'm a nice guy with values and morals. I hate to see people I like having relationship problems and still staying...
    jjas111 jjas111 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 31, 2012

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    Tayzdn Tayzdn 18-21, M Mar 17

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    What They Think A Nice Guy Is And What We Should Be.

    I've been asked why I reject the term "Nice Guy." It's simple really: it's not a compliment. It's not something to aspire too. On the surface it sounds alright. Being the definition of nice is "pleasing," "agreeable," or even "well done." There is a connotation to the phrase that...
    yetti1973 yetti1973 41-45, M Jun 5, 2013

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    People have asked me

    why I'm so nice to people who have been mean to me. Honestly I'm nice to people because in cases they're hurting inside and want others to feel their pain. When I get a rude slur thrown at me or my friends I say sorry and walk away. I've lived by that since I was 8, I see...
    SoulWriter17 SoulWriter17 16-17, M Jul 28

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    Most Of The Time Anyways.

    I like to think I'm a nice guy for the most part. I have my moments when I'm not so nice, but overall I'm a nice guy. I don't want anyone thinking I'm a push over or weak, because I'm not. I will standup for myself, my family and friends should the need arise, but in the...
    0ppa 0ppa 36-40, M Oct 6, 2012

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    Lost In Las Vegas

    I ended an abusive relationship going on two years. Our relationship was stormy for the most part. Her husband cheated on her with a secretary she hired for him, got her pregnant, abandoned her and the two kids (young adults) and she finds out the house was mortgaged over twice...
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    I'm A Nice Guy

    I've been told by my friends that I'm a nice guy, and I guess they're right. I mean, I'm not mean to the people I care about, I don't put myself ahead of others, and I don't think I'm better than anyone just because I'm me. But it's true what they say: nice guys finish last, all...
    NoWayToGoOn NoWayToGoOn 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 15, 2010

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    I Could Never Be Mean to a Woman

    I am too nice for my own good. I cant browse this site without seeing some story that says "I want to be raped" or "Taken advantage of" Or "Oh, it makes me so horny when a man leaves me within inches of my life! I could ********** to my bf stabbing me...
    BoomSickle BoomSickle 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 26, 2008

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    emilsson60 emilsson60 13-15, M 2 Responses Apr 18

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    So this one chick from my job is mad at me.

    I don't know why but it gets to a point that we stop talking and being friends. This lasts for months. And recently I found out from another friend that she is mad at me because I was teasing her with another female. I joke around a lot at work and she knew that, but I guess...
    VGod888 VGod888 18-21, M Jul 13

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    Related Experiences

    I honestly believe that there are nice guys that still exist just as there are nice girls that still exist. My friend falls in the category of a "nice guy" but he just has to get...
    iCas92 iCas92 22-25, F 5 hrs ago

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    I'm this type of person to always look at the good side of everything. We all do that thing, right? Since I am like that, it's easier to find nice guys since you can comprehend...
    acitythatneverwakesup acitythatneverwakesup 16-17, F 3 Responses Oct 4

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    My wife told me she is not attracted to me because I am not masculine enough for her. I am compassionate, caring, and very empathetic. I try to do thoughtful things for her and she...
    bellowig bellowig 51-55, M a week ago

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    Although some people feel as if nice guys are hard to find, I kind of think that they are everywhere. We just don't realize it!
    dazikame79 dazikame79 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 27

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    I know this because I have a nice guy but come on ppl is it that hard to learn some manners
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 9

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    I am one, faithful and dedicated. too honest for some.
    acrow22 acrow22 31-35, M 8 hrs ago

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    I have witnessed this rare species in action. They open doors for girls and actually ask how my day went. I know, it's a miracle.
    GetYourFreakOn GetYourFreakOn 16-17, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    Oh thank you, you're all very sweet. X
    desopaws desopaws 46-50, M 2 Responses Oct 4

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    I know this for a fact because I am one. I always put others first and I'm always kind, compassionate, loyal, honest, loving and caring! I would never intentionally hurt anyone...
    ultimatehacker ultimatehacker 26-30, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Bloody hope so! I count myself among them!!!
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 18 hrs ago

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    Same chugging hfodhos ghffhcgcg
    Youngnerd Youngnerd 16-17, M 15 hrs ago

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    I'm a nice guy, but I really don't get anything in return. I try to please everybody, but it gets nowhere sometimes. I didn't think it was such a bad thing to be nice, but I'm...
    HisDaysAreNumbered HisDaysAreNumbered 18-21, M 3 Responses Oct 5

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    Crazy stuff meant was really nice guy then outta no where he just became an ******* so imma have to re think about talking to older guys
    FindingTheRealMe FindingTheRealMe 16-17, F 5 Responses Oct 9

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    Sorry but seriously? I can guarantee most women claiming to look for a 'great guy' or a 'nice guy' have either friend zoned them all or deemed them unworthy of their time for some...
    Anth9012 Anth9012 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago