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I Am Compassionate

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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 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 41-45, F 1 Response May 11, 2010

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    anonymousdrummer anonymousdrummer 16-17, M Jun 3

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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 16-17, F Oct 9, 2007

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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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    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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    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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    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 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 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 5 Responses Jan 24, 2010

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

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    Someone has. Someone that I have convinced myself that they really and truely mean it. I KNOW this because it is an unfamiliar yet ever so REAL feeling. It's an unconditional...
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    Abba Father, Please make my heart hunger for what You long to see happen. Gently guide my hands to do the work that You want done, never my own agenda. Open my eyes to see those...
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    I love what I do for work because its my passion. I live each day working hard. Creating, healing, growing and nurturing/feeding my dreams. Nested in the redwoods, next to the...
    sweetpeaches13 sweetpeaches13 41-45, F 6 Responses Jul 23

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    The ugliest things I ever see in this world are human beings with no compassion what so ever.
    WokenandOpen WokenandOpen 31-35, M Jul 23

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    I was with this guy for 5 years (I am 24, he is 28)I had known him for 7. We started out as best friends. We met on Valentine's Day, had the same birthdays, lived in the same...
    NatashandAres NatashandAres 22-25, F Jul 23

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    I was with this guy for 5 years (I am 24, he is 28)I had known him for 7. We started out as best friends. We met on Valentine's Day, had the same birthdays, lived in the same...
    NatashandAres NatashandAres 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    They are so sexy & compassionate . I only like them when they are my age or a Little bit older maybe 19 lol but yeah
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 22

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    "Highly sensitive people are too often perceived as weak or broken. But to feel intensely is not a symptom of weakness, it is the characteristic of a truly alive and compassionate...
    cloudedsky cloudedsky 26-30 2 Responses Jul 22

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    I so cherish my little band of followers like nothing else. I have two pets and a pig that adore me and I couldn't as for anything more. Some people don't understand how cruel and...
    MistressDreas MistressDreas 26-30, F 6 Responses Jul 22

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    How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because some...
    insight00 insight00 31-35, F Jul 22

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    You are the guru....You are a naturally good counselor. You are inspiring, encouraging, and compassionate.You are eager to help everyone who crosses your path, even those who don't...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    Guardian angel. You care deeply for your friends and family. Like a Guardian angel, you take protecting them seriously. Besides guarding the ones you love, you have your eye out...
    badgirlbee badgirlbee 22-25, F 7 Responses Jul 21

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    Let me begin by thanking everyone for their positivity on this forum. It has truly been an outlet for me to laugh, contemplate, and empathize with each of your situations or...
    TNtoNP TNtoNP 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 21

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    jboddika jboddika 22-25, F Jul 21

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    My love for the larger female form began back in high school in the mid '70s. I was kind of an outcast but befriended a small clique of girls who didn't think and/or care that I...
    LickityLickitySQUIRRT LickityLickitySQUIRRT 51-55, M 2 Responses Jul 21

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    I don't know why, but I have a crazy crush on this girl I met on EP. We haven't talked in a while, but I just talked to her today. She's very sweet and compassionate. She also has...
    myokujiraiya10 myokujiraiya10 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 20

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    Hi! I moved across the country for grad school and first I was too overwhelmed to make friends and now I just have no time. I wish I had a friend that I could have compassionate...
    semviver semviver 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 20

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    i have posted on here that i am bicurious, but i think i'm wrong, i think i just want a close friend that's a girl (we can't say girlfriend anymore. some people think it's gay). i...
    cosmosdrift cosmosdrift 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    I think nurses rock. Recently, I was in a very big medical emergency. The staff at the hospitals are so great. One I was involved in a charity event with and is now taking great...
    drooniedat drooniedat 36-40 1 Response