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I Am a Realist

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    I refuse to believe in anything without any

    scientific evidence of its existence. I'll respect your beliefs... but I personally believe a book that's written by man doesn't prove anything. It's like me asking, "How do you not believe in Spider-Man?" Followed with, "If you studied and read his comic books, you'd know he...
    Darkslinger Darkslinger 26-30, M 3 Responses Jul 4

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    Life is full of broken promises

    and shattered dreams. All you have to do is keep getting back up and keep getting better.. Just giving a heads up to the young ones*
    wildcardd wildcardd 22-25, M 5 Responses Jul 26

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    i am a realist, always have been

    and always will be!! sometimes people think im being negative, when im just being realistic!! sometimes people dont like the truth!!
    cowshed123 cowshed123 31-35, M 3 Responses Jan 9

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    I am very much a realist

    and not someone who lives in a fantasy land with no chance of coming true.
    femaleatthelake femaleatthelake 36-40, F 5 Responses Jun 7

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    People tend to say I'm negative

    when I'm just being real.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 1

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    In my country women are wrongly implicating

    male in false cases. which force to detain them in Jail.
    shankarbergla shankarbergla 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 9

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    What's the use of getting to know people

    if you know its not going to last long anyway.
    00Broken00 00Broken00 18-21, F 7 Responses May 7

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    Sometimes I think I'm becoming too negative

    when actually, I'm finally starting to see life how it is and make sense of it and it actually makes me feel better
    ikky11 ikky11 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    People keep saying I'm a negative person.

    But I don't think I am, I am just realistic. Life isn't full of happy endings and that's not being pessimistic it's just being real.
    deleted deleted 26-30 15 Responses 6 days ago

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    I think that's why many people don't understand

    me. I'm truthful and I don't waste time having false hope.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 9

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    I don't belong in this planet.

    I'm too real to be around fake people.
    vf702 vf702 26-30, F 3 Responses Jun 10

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    What I say is tell it how it is

    and don't beat around the bush.
    HeyStranger HeyStranger 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 2

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    Math illiteracy affects 8 out

    if every 5 people.....
    Outofbodyxp Outofbodyxp 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 3

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    I'm not here to be popular.

    Not here to be validated. I am me. respect that? cool. No? get over it.
    CrystalLuvsUxxx CrystalLuvsUxxx 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 9

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    You are about to open up Pandora's box.

    I don't think you're going to like it....
    vault101 vault101 26-30, F 4 Responses Jul 8

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    I faced a break up in 2010 to a long

    relationship with my G.F. Moreover, she abused me. After 5 years i have some kind of fire in my heart moreover i am not able to feel anything.
    shankarbergla shankarbergla 22-25, M Aug 9

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    When people ask if I think the glass is half

    full or half empty, I say it depends on whether you poured the liquid into the glass or poured some out of the glass.
    Deedle81 Deedle81 18-21, F Feb 25

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    The Big Question There is time to lend

    intelligence and there are times to lend your shoulders. There is time to speak and there are times to just hear them out. People may not be looking for your solution all the time. They may not be looking for your intelligent support all the time. There are times when they need...
    crazihilary crazihilary 26-30, M Aug 14

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    I'm forever trying to pick the lock to get into

    the backstage of whatever show is going on, I'm always eager to see who is behind what - what they're motives, intentions, desires and schemes are - and what's putting them up to it. My rose colored glasses are broken, my fairy tale side is long gone and mysticism and/or...
    Logic34 Logic34 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 1

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    Who cares if the cup is half full

    or half empty. It's what is in the cup that matters. I take the good and the bad and see things for what they are. 
    RhombusInTheSquare RhombusInTheSquare 36-40, F Aug 8

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    A lil' something to spice up the day: Many of

    us say we admire strong people but only a handful of us dare to stand strong against the banging waves and persevere. Most of us just flow along with the waves of trends and so called 'normal lifestyles'. It seems like people nowadays don't have real images of themselves anymore...
    fuwhat fuwhat 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 19

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    Some seem to think being realistic/straight up

    honest, with others and yourself, and not believing that only good exists in people, is negative. I say... you can be positive and have a good attitude, yet still be realistic about the ways of the world and human nature. It doesn't mean one automatically assumes ulterior...
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 24 Responses Jul 14

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    3Dogmatic 3Dogmatic 36-40, M 1 Response May 20

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    ImRaven ImRaven 66-70, M 2 Responses Feb 11

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    I know live is a tough journey ,

    and we are only here for a drop in the ocean of time , so , I live it to the full , but the challenges of life , build walls for us to climb , so keep climbing
    wishingwellguy wishingwellguy 36-40, M 2 Responses Jul 23

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    i hate fake people. i hate this society.

    too many fakes, flakes, and hate. too many people only know how to think for themselves smh
    vf702 vf702 26-30, F 3 Responses Jun 9

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    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 28

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    I feel as though every aspect of our lives is

    being controlled in one way or another by the media or by family and friends and expectations of who we are to become straight from birth all the way up to adult life there is no escaping the paths people have laid out for us sometimes I wonder if we as humans use this guidance...
    Akaizia Akaizia 16-17, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 20

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    I believe I've turned from being a hopeless

    romantic to a pessimistic realist. Does that make any sense?
    aviatrix aviatrix 22-25, F 5 Responses Mar 3

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    Busy "keeping busyor least i trykeepin' up

    this faulty highdrinksmokeat it againtrying to catch upto ammendmaybe it's timeto keep at bayfocus on what I'm trying to playsooner then lateras time must attendto these things that will never endmoving forward as they saygoing to attempt for a better dayhere for reasonso I've...
    ollifer ollifer 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    A pessimistic person sees the glass half empty.

    An optimistic person sees the glass is half full. A realist sees that it's just half a glass.
    caterpillarwaiting caterpillarwaiting 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 15

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    In the near future introducing myself may sound

    like this..."Hi! My name is XYZ and I'm heterosexual. My hobbies include..."
    Jadi1 Jadi1 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 3

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    A local journalist called

    and asked me “ What would you do, Ajahn Brahm, if someone took a Buddhist Holy Book and flushed it down the toilet?” Without hesitation I answered “Sir, if someone took a Buddhist Holy Book and flushed it down the toilet, the first thing I would do is call a plumber...
    Carissimi Carissimi 56-60, F 6 Responses Jul 27

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    EP mamagement.I love being here

    but so many are going to other sites since the chat was removed.Now more people sad after the blogs are gone.I have made good friends here .And I like to post here and read the post of others.So I am sticking on not sure for how long.
    whitesunshine87 whitesunshine87 51-55, F 10 Responses Jun 28

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    Rhysymo Rhysymo 18-21, M 4 Responses Mar 5

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    i say it how it is if i upset someone in the

    meantime too bad id rather fall out with someone for telling me the harsh truth than lie blatently to my face
    Jbj1 Jbj1 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 6

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    i can not trust anybody in this world i believe

    everyone is selfish and nobody loves me.
    avenger89 avenger89 22-25, F 14 Responses Feb 2

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    If you care but lied.

    You never really cared it's that simple cause if you did care you would've told the truth. Been straight up and honest and shown your true colors but you lied so now I have no problem letting you go
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 16

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    Today, I thought I would brave the heavy traffic

    and ride downtown to my appointment. The city is bicycle friendly, and I see people with young children in the kids seat riding these roads. I was a bit nervous at first...and with good reason. I ended up riding a bit on the roads, a lot on the sidewalks, intermingled with just...
    Carissimi Carissimi 56-60, F 4 Responses Jul 22

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    I married one year,

    after divorce. She loved me, and my son. I didn't love her. 20 years later, still married, Love her.
    Shankman55 Shankman55 51-55, M 2 Responses Jun 28

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    And no, I don't come with a box of Kleenex

    and a list full of clichés to make you feel better. You have someone for that. They're called yourself. Learn to live with it. I tell it like it is, I pull the curtain back to expose what you keep denying and what makes me a jerk about it is: a. I bring the truth (facts, not...
    Logikal Logikal 31-35, M Aug 20

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    When we spend too much time playing out our

    fantasies, the lines between the imaginary and real might become blurred. In the end, we will be overcome with longing for the imagined to become the ultimate reality. (So no thanks, that means NO to a steamy, erotic chat. Capiesce?)
    iCuriousBabe iCuriousBabe 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 23

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    im very optimistic I hate negative people

    and negative situations so I always try to take the positive things and I tell it how it is I don't beat around the bush I get straight to the point and accept reality that's just how it is
    odiejr odiejr 26-30, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    One way or another I always rejected by those

    who say the love me and I'm tired of them saying it it's not me. I hear one more person say that Imma trip!
    ollifer ollifer 36-40, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    When you cut right to the heart of a situation

    there are those who refuse to see any other point of view except the ones that validate what they want to believe and reject you. Not your idea but you. It then becomes the time for you to move on and go. Nothing good or positive is going to happen.
    jwhite225 jwhite225 56-60, M 1 Response Jun 28

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