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I Am Always Improving Myself

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    You're is not your and your is not you're
    Pavithren Pavithren 18-21, M Feb 7

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    On My Road to Victory - For the past 7 years, my life had been mostly a struggle, more so psychologically, as I had acquired a lot of fears which at the time I could not understand...
    deleted deleted 26-30 19 Responses Jul 6, 2009

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    Unedited Me II... - I posted this story in another group a while ago...but felt it was equally relevant to this group so am posting it again :)I have spent a lot of my life trying...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Apr 28, 2013

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    There is NOTHING I cannot do when I put my mind to it. I've proven that time and time again. I am self-taught, self-motivated, and a naturally born go getter!
    Royced45 Royced45 36-40, M 2 Responses Feb 21

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    Selfawareness A Journey Of Learning - I know people who have no awareness of their attitude and how their behavior effects others. This is a sad thing as they get stuck in a loop...
    rubyetuesday rubyetuesday 56-60, F 4 Responses May 28, 2013

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    I am happy on those days when I get to upgrade my brain software by learning something new ;) I believe learning is an ongoing process we all are students of life we may master a...
    travellerzion travellerzion 36-40, M 2 Responses Feb 2

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    Always, and it's 1 of the reasons for my returning to school.
    SleepingOnSnow SleepingOnSnow 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 9

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    I'm learning to love my self. Each day I try to become better.
    Jvibes Jvibes 18-21, F Mar 7

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    A New Start - Hi this is my first post here, so there is a lot I've done in my life but about a year ago I had a lot of bad things happen all within a month, my gf cheated on me...
    Indigogreen Indigogreen 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 18, 2013

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    I Need Tokens So I'M Writing A Story - that's how i am improving myself...on this website. i hope i inspired all of u to earn tokens. ~Ari
    osnapitzari osnapitzari 18-21, F 9 Responses Apr 28, 2013

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    Everyone moves, whether you are trying to or not. Some of us are moving forward, as others are moving backwards, but none of us are ever standing still. I believe in moving forward...
    Puzzlepiece321 Puzzlepiece321 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 21

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    There is nothing more satisfying than looking back and seeing how much you've grown & improved!
    greymonster greymonster 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 30

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    My Weight Loss Story, It Can Be Yours Too. - Hi, I am Vicki. I began my journey at one of the lowest points in my life. My company took a group photo and it took me 5 minutes to...
    satxvicki satxvicki 41-45, F 5 Responses Jan 7, 2012

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    March 5. Be Who You Are. When I meet people or get in a new relationship, I start putting all these repressive restrictions on myself. I can't have my feelings. Can't have my wants...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Mar 5

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    No Means Next Opportunity ! - No is not he end it is the beginning or as I see it the Next Opportunity !what ever it maybe. don't be held back by one little word instead use it to...
    Mars2venus Mars2venus 46-50, M 9 Responses Nov 12, 2007

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    Nine Things Successful People Do Differently: 1. Get specific 2. Seize the moment to act on your goals. 3. Know exactly how far you have left to go. 4. Be a realistic optimist. 5...
    rajblr1970 rajblr1970 41-45, M Mar 11

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    I'm a thinker, sometimes I have to much time on my hands and over think the simplest things, when I care and love my loved ones I do it to the max, and when the let me down I...
    wifey628 wifey628 22-25, F Feb 7

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    In your action, you lose sight of the vision, you lose sight of your trust in the process, and you just bang around in a sense of futility. Hold the vision and trust that the...
    Littlelionwoman81 Littlelionwoman81 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 8

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    It wasn't always this way. I spent 10 years in a bottle. My family, finances and health were in complete disarray. For 4 years I've quit drinking and smoking. I go to the gym 5-6...
    teetoe1 teetoe1 31-35, M 3 Responses Mar 19

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    I've been pushing my limits every day possible ."
    farhad1993 farhad1993 18-21, M Feb 2

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    Everyday. Every second. Every millisecond. I'll never stop improving myself. I refuse to fall back into an ocean of dark actions. :) I refuse to hurt myself.
    ForgiveForgetLetitGo ForgiveForgetLetitGo 13-15, F Mar 22

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    A Work In Progress... - I consider myself a constant work in progress.  Ever changing, growing, stretching, reaching, learning.  Each day transforms me a bit more. ...
    Vignette Vignette 51-55, F 34 Responses Jul 5, 2010

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    I lost my grandfather 2 years ago and I've thought about him everyday since. I'm not a very religious person, actually I'm not religious at all, but I strive everyday to make him...
    SheaM5 SheaM5 18-21, M 3 Responses Dec 23, 2013

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    I have so much to improve. I want to go to sleep early. Get up early and go swimming. Start my reading in the morning after swimming. Cook good food and have meals normally. I...
    JoyceKing JoyceKing 26-30, F Mar 19

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    I am a tapestry, filled with pictures of my past. I am a painting, each stroke never ceasing to be opposing. I am a sketch, only a rough draft. I am a blueprint, constructed by...
    minidisaster minidisaster 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 9

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    Dec. 22. Good Things Coming.Do not worry about how the good that has been planned for you will come.It will come.Do not worry, obsess, and think you have to control it, go out...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 22, 2013

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    If I'm not learning or improving myself then I'm just existing and where's the fun in that. Learn something, better yourself and pass it on! :)
    RichardV1 RichardV1 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 14

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    I love improving my body and morality. I have always been fit but just recently started getting shape. Before I was constantly unhappy and depressed, but when I started to improve...
    Zachy342 Zachy342 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 21

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    Dec. 7. When the Time is Right. There are times when we simply do not know what to do, or where to go, next. Sometimes these periods are brief, sometimes lingering. We can get...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 2 Responses Dec 7, 2013

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    Embrace The Change... - This is what I keep trying to tell myself, despite the fact that I worry about stupid things. I worry what people will think when I do certain things. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Apr 28, 2013

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    Positive Thoughts - Whatever you dwell upon in your mind, you give power to. So of course it makes sense to focus on what you want rather than what you don't want. Yet there are...
    CarlaW CarlaW 61-65, F 3 Responses Jan 16, 2013

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    Everything happens in our lives for a purpose. I try to take my experiences and gently mold them. My experiences paint a picture for me. My experiences are teachings are lessons to...
    roebeau roebeau 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    I am a 22 year old soon to be mommy in June. I have three jobs and I'm going to school full time to be a nurse. I am always tired but I believe in what I can achieve. But there is...
    kmbbb22 kmbbb22 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 20

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    5 Things To Tell Yourself Everyday - 1. Today will be my day.2. I have value.3. I know that I am a winner.4. I can do it, I can handle it. I know I can5. God will always be with me...
    JennaR JennaR 46-50, F 6 Responses Apr 30, 2013

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    Some Rules I Try To Live By... - 1. Don't panic. don't take anything, not even these words (and especially not yourself), too seriously. 2. Never stop thinking.. if someone ever...
    Sagata Sagata 13-15, F 3 Responses Feb 26, 2013

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    Tuning The Strings - Sometimes we are as untuned guitars. It is during these times that we walk around, but only outside of ourselves, not wanting to face what's going on in our...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Feb 9, 2012

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    After doing well for a few months, I fell off the wagon late last year and am going back to healthy eating. Have now entered the obese range of the height and weight chart and...
    irishair irishair 36-40, F Feb 5

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    I will never be satisfied by who I am or what I do.
    Booksaremypassion Booksaremypassion 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 1

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    Everyday I'm looking at more and more things at different perspectives of positivity. It's amazing how much I've changed from the person I used to be and every day I'm moving on...
    Tabithaaa Tabithaaa 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 6

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    The only way to eliminate nervousness is practice. I have eight days preparing for interview.
    fitwealth fitwealth 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 13

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    An update on my healthy eating and exercise goal. Have lost 4 kilos. Have been down to the weight before and gone back up again, so am quietly happy but realise there is a long...
    irishair irishair 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    I'm obsessed with self-improvement. I'm always reading self-help books. I practice playing my saxophone nearly everyday, I work out like an animal. I meditate and always try to get...
    mydays1994 mydays1994 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 29

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    Learning is the best hobby one can have.. and i am blessed :)
    nice4mheart nice4mheart 31-35, M 2 Responses Mar 5

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    In 2013, I divorced my ex-wife, had to close my company, lost my house, lost three pets, had to sell most everything I own and had to live on the kindness of friends and, in some...
    rafael1983 rafael1983 31-35, M 6 Responses Dec 31, 2013

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    Easier Said Then Done - Not a very easy thing to do For people that have been abused such as myself we never quite think they can. The scares I carry from that relationship are...
    CMA1234 CMA1234 46-50, F 6 Responses Nov 15, 2011

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    The Paradoxical Commandments by Dr. Kent M. Keith People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered. Love them anyway. If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish...
    Littlelionwoman81 Littlelionwoman81 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 8

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    March 1. Letting Go of Anger. In recovery, we often discuss anger objectively. Yes, we reason, it's an emotion we're all prone to experience. Yes, the goal in recovery is to be...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 1

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    I still see her as I close my eyes. I am hovering between love and lie. Trying to forget but the perfume on my shirt is still evocative of her scent to me.. I feel so flustered. If...
    TrueServant TrueServant 22-25, M Mar 29

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    I never think im good enough, im always finding ways to improve myself.
    Louisaxxx Louisaxxx 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 31

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    Dec. 26. Growth.Just as when we were children and grew out of favorite toys and clothes, we sometimes grow out of things as adults - people, jobs, and homes. This can be confusing...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 26, 2013

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    Taking Responsibility - I read a story in this group today that made me really sad. I thought about it for a while and I realize so many people don't realize what is causing their...
    JennaR JennaR 46-50, F 7 Responses May 20, 2013

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    Gratitude - August 1 - We learn the magical lesson that making the most of what we have turns it into more. —Codependent No More Say thank you, until we mean it. Thank God...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 1, 2013

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