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I Am Compassionate

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    Does It Matter

    I recently encountered a group of people that are socially deemed unacceptable. These people are the convicted felons that have changed their lives and learned from their life mistakes. When we think of convicted felons, we think of the worst of the worse. There are women and men...
    shanniescee shanniescee 26-30 Jun 7, 2010

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    Children

    I have an immense love for children!  Children are the innocence of life and I wish I could find something to keep them that way forever! Never walk past a child without smiling, without smelling their hair.  Give them love like it is the last love you will ever give...
    Kewpiedoll Kewpiedoll 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 22, 2008

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    Compassion is a very idealised state in my mind

    to be capable of. If we were all more compassionate the world would be a much better place for a great number of people. Life has enough for many but there are people who have a certain outlook on life, who claim to be compassionate but who by their thoughts, words and deeds are...
    Desartes Desartes 22-25, F 1 Response May 17, 2014

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    Compassion, Awareness And Understanding

    i was thinking about compassion and how it might reach a higher state of conciousness. It might not be about being compassionate but about being understanding  and that the compassion is a result of understanding someone.  There mgiht be something about unconditional love...
    reflectivemind reflectivemind 70+, M 3 Responses May 18, 2013

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    Compassionate

    Compassionate,That's me,All I'll ever be,No changin' that,I'm not that type!
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 Jun 26, 2012

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    It's Just How I Am

    Guess this story goes back to when I was little.... I pretty much lived in hospitals until I was 10. (Yes it took doctors 10 years to figure out what was wrong with me!) I've been in so much pain on so many occasions. From that I just want to protect everyone I can from being in...
    LiveIt28 LiveIt28 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 21, 2008

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    danamillion danamillion 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 24, 2014

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    Are Some People Angels?

    for the past few days i've been noticing that people around me seem to act naturaly whenever i am the one they are talking to most, especially when our topic of discusion are their own problems, be it my own age, younger or older. i'm not boasting, i'm only saying what i observe...
    natsuki004 natsuki004 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 14, 2009

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    Do We Get Better With Age?.

    When was young I remember many situations in life when people would avoid, make fun of or pick on an individual because he/she was different. It use to really bug me.  I tried to be a friend to many of these people.  Some times it was easy, sometimes it was hard...
    Dan32 Dan32 41-45, M 6 Responses Jan 24, 2010

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    I Am Compassionate

    I have a big heart and care about everyone. I always put others before me and I always like to help others in need.
    kime kime 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 26, 2008

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    We Need To Love Again

    I think it's time for people to start truly loving each other again. Or even just to be nice to each other again. Some months ago I decided to see what would happen if I would just start smiling more at people I encounter on a daily basis, and it totally transformed my life...
    OceanUndertow OceanUndertow 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 28, 2012

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    I like to think so, but...

    I like to think so, but I don't know. Ask my friends.
    BMislove BMislove 16-18, F Oct 9, 2007

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    I Am Blessed

    i have been given sympathetic eyes to see the world through. it truly is a blessing. tonight, just an hour ago, i was counseling a young woman who has been raped. she told me that no one before had listened to her like i had, that no one before had made her feel that they...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 24, 2009

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    Do to Others Like...

    My parents modelled what a big heart looks like. They gave up a comfortable life as a city-church minister in post-War Netherlands to leave all their relatives, friends and familiar surroundings and sail 5 weeks away to remote Australia. That was commitment. As a migrant...
    Groffy Groffy 66-70, M 2 Responses Dec 18, 2008

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    I Always Have Been

    The compassionate in me is like my sensitivity .. I hurt for others i feel for others and i will try to help others .. you cry i cry you hurt i hurt you feel pain i feel it too .. Its called compassion .
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Feb 28, 2009

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    My Nature

    It has always been in my nature to comfort those who are hurt. I think that I get my compassion from my grandparents. Of course being an empath has a lot to do with it too.  But sometimes being so compassionate can be painful. Its hard when you are unable to help...
    brwneyedbeauty brwneyedbeauty 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 23, 2009

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    I Wonder

    Karma.....what comes around goes around Share  Friday, September 26, 2008 at 12:26am | Edit Note | Delete Hmmm......another death in the family...my cousin. I didn't talk to him much and the only thing we had in common were kids. Will I remember him?? Yes...
    kilikina kilikina 41, F 1 Response May 11, 2010

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    After been through some bad things,

    i know lots other people gets it worse , but it make me more compassionate towards people .. :)
    mozaq mozaq 16-17, F Dec 24, 2014

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    Compassionate Or Just Passionate

    Well the passion has been gone for some time.I truly do try always to be humble, shy, and never does anything to hurt anyone else.To be empathetic and very competent and knowledgeable at work especially.To be intuitive cause many times there are so little facts to go on at the...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F Jan 19, 2010

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    Thinking of Others

    at least i'd like to think so.  my friends say it is my greatest quality.  i think having compassion means sometimes thinking of others more than anything else, including yourself, and that's what i tend to do a lot.  it feels good when you know that people are...
    Ruth92 Ruth92 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 30, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    Honestly, how could anyone not? Who doesn't want to talk with someone that treats you well and makes you feel loved and special? :)
    ViewtifulMe ViewtifulMe 26-30, T Feb 13

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    You Are Compassionate to Yourself You see yourself as a caring and warm person. You need to love and be loved. You think other people see you as kind, gentle, and cooperative...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    To liberate the ego to run amok under the guise of self-expression is like releasing a rabid animal in the name of freedom. What is truly needed is compassionate containment and...
    Injoy1767 Injoy1767 46-50, F 11 hrs ago

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    ANDREAShe's a beautiful young womanShe's a living angel on this EarthShe's a caring,compassionate femaleShe's a hard working incredible nurseMy life has been lonely and emptyMy...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    You are the Guru You are a naturally good counsellor. You are inspiring, encouraging, and compassionate. You are eager to help everyone who crosses your path, even those who don't...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I daydream about a compassionate stranger agreeing to spend one day with me, in person. Nothing in the way. No computer screens, phones, or appointments to rush anything. No...
    DarkPathos DarkPathos 51-55, M 6 Responses Feb 11

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    Maybe people need to know me a bit better.People keep saying how nice I am. How compassionate. They are right about the compassionate part. I am. But...........don't take that to...
    Carissimi Carissimi 56-60, F 1 Response Feb 7

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    I try. But I'm stuck in a pattern of attracting toxic people. I'm trying to break out of that. I know it starts with healing and self-love. I know I'm a good person, I'm kind...
    Undeadly Undeadly 41-45, F Feb 10

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    1. I consider myself a compassionate person 2. I'm from L.A, but I love North Carolina country :-) 3. With the exception of rap I'll listen to any kind of music (yes...even opera...
    shakenama shakenama 41-45, M 1 Response Feb 3

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    Like so many women who visit our participating centers, Noreen had no one she could trust to help her. Her boyfriend had walked out on her, and her parents threatened to kick her...
    jopava jopava 56-60, M 1 Response Feb 3

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    Halal slaughter: Outcry after undercover film exposes brutality of industry Sickening scenes in Yorkshire raise fears about animal welfare across Britain NIGEL MORRIS Author...
    sogdianrock sogdianrock 51-55, M 3 Responses Feb 3

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    is rational, cute, and compassionate all rolled into one. ....... ..... ... Know any? ;D
    RationalCutie RationalCutie 22-25, F 5 Responses Feb 4

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    I Am an American woman in my 30s and I met the sweetest most loving man ive ever known online thru a dating site. His name is Raj he just turned 40 and is living as a permanent...
    bubblebobble83 bubblebobble83 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 5

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    If you adulation to acquaintance the wildstar game, but haven't had the befalling to abide with it like you should back you do not accept that, this commodity will abetment you to...
    fifaallen9339 fifaallen9339 18-21, M Feb 5

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    I grew up in a home with neglectful and/or abusive and absentee parents, and as a result I wasn't taught anything about life, and just general life skills that every person should...
    Undeadly Undeadly 41-45, F Feb 6

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    Politically Correct Little Red Riding Hood There once was a young person named Little Red Riding Hood who lived on the edge of a large forest full of endangered owls and rare...
    Johndoe10000 Johndoe10000 46-50, M Feb 8

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    It's been over four years and I still have flashbacks to that terrible time. Four years.....four long years......I am healing, or at least that is what I tell myself. I am in...
    survivorthrujesus survivorthrujesus 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 9

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    I think it's high time that a place existed on here where we can give a shout out to the best members this place has to offer. Rather than wait for one to pop up, I decided I'd...
    Contentio Contentio 18-21, M 7 Responses Feb 9

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    anyone else up for being emotionally vulnerable, open, and supportive? Im being so bad, not having slept the night before and have to be ready to work in a few...but thats what I...
    PButterCaramel PButterCaramel 22-25 1 Response Feb 9

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    I have made many mistakes in my life. I have hurt people and people have hurt me. I have laid in my bed with my stomach aching from regret, thinking if only I could choose over...
    AnnUrban AnnUrban 22-25, F Feb 10

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    Saved my bulldogs eye - appreciate the ladies at the entrance desk R11; Dr. Swanson is the best, We've got an english bulldog that experienced corneal ulcer that grew to become...
    Anthonick826k7ka4 Anthonick826k7ka4 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 10

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    I love white girls, the contrast colors, their sexy, smart brains, their willingness for "taboo" sex, to learn to suck c&%k bigger than they've had before, compassionate, and...
    AR26 AR26 36-40, M 4 Responses Feb 10

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    "He is handsome, sweet, funny, kind, caring, loving, compassionate and most importantly, he treats me like I'm the most beautiful thing that has ever happened to him... so what if...
    sexijai sexijai 22-25, F 4 Responses Feb 11

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    So a new girl came to my school- she's cool. Buuut, she's also geeky. She's sensitive. She's cute. She's compassionate. She cares about her family. She loves school. She loves...
    MyNameMeansLight MyNameMeansLight 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 12