I Am An Eternal Optimist

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    Internally eternally optimistic.

    I don't know how cynical and pessimistic I come across, but it's been my coat of armour for what seems like my entire life. It serves to protect me from the seed of optimism that has sprouted and whose weeds have begun to choke my heart. It's the force the tries with no avail to...
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    May 24, 2015

    Sometimes Cloudy

    I am definitely an Eternal Optimist, though sometimes i find that optimism is slightly obscured by clouds and fog, but hey, that's life, we all have ups and downs, positives and negatives, really, Its true!!!Life though is Life, it is about opportunity, about optimism and the...
    lostlittlefirefly lostlittlefirefly
    41-45, F
    1 Response Nov 11, 2011

    Couldves And Shouldves Never Help. We Can Only Look Forward.

    I would love to figure out where I'm going in life.  I wish I could know now what my path will be 'cause I need some direction.  Sometimes I feel left out.  Well most of the time actually.  I feel like everyone has a life but me and that's tough.  I'm always watching life...
    maybecmb maybecmb
    18-21, F
    May 14, 2011

    Life Is So Good

    I am an eternal optimist, the glass is always half full. I expect my upbringing has had a lot to do with this but I also realise this life is not a dress rehearsal this is it, take the bull by the horns and live it to the fullest. There can be one downside to optimism, you can...
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    Oct 12, 2009

    Tomorrow Is Another Day

    I love the movie Gone with the Wind.  My favorite charactor is Scarlett.   The tougher things got for her the stronger she became.  She may have gone about some things in a questionable way bur the end resuts was where she wanted to be. She refused to accept...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    Aug 19, 2008

    I keep thinking things will work out -- just

    so long as we wait long enough and do not give up hope. But what if long enough is too long?
    prrr74 prrr74
    66-70, M
    Apr 7, 2014

    Live your life with arms wide open!

    The rest is still unwritten! I absolutely LOVE this!!! Life is an exciting journey that is full of every emotion, but it's a beautiful opportunity for lessons to be learned, adventure, love, forgiveness of self and others, and wild passion.
    mistletoe41 mistletoe41
    41-45, F
    1 Response Sep 12, 2014
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