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I Am Driven

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    Measured By Pain

    It is one thing to want something, but a completely different thing to actually go out and get it. Many of the things that we truly desire are later measured by how much we gave up or dealt with. This of course includes sacrifice, and even physical pains. I have grown up around...
    eightmind eightmind 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 10, 2008

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    Is This Real?

    To the point..I am in love with a man that lives in a different country. We met a year ago and we have continued to keep in touch via phone,email,im, and webcam. We have may obstacles but we continue to stay in touch trying to make plans for the future to see each other...
    lostnlove lostnlove 31-35 Aug 18, 2008

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    Driven

    Driven,That's me,To success,For me,That's the only way,Anything less,Not me!
    mrraincoat mrraincoat 46-50 Sep 8, 2012

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    When I Want Something

    Truely want it with all my heart, I don't stop. I'm like a train. I will either reach my destination or de-rail trying. If something ingnites my passion, I don't let go. I'd let myself be destroyed before I'd give up on it.
    AscendedOne AscendedOne 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 7, 2009

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    Drive For Success

    I went directly from the U.S. Navy to college. I am about to complete my second semester. I made Dean's List the first semester, tested out of a few classes, am a Sophmore, and my focus in life is success. I don't have any "real" friends. I spend 90% of my time...
    ominious ominious 22-25 1 Response Apr 20, 2008

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    Just started to read more about shame. Incredible how much that single word is a driver in our lives. Part of being human.. I cant explain exactly 100% how id be shame driven, as...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M Jan 10

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    Only when I am with the little ones I will be true to myself and give of myself to them. But the rest of the time, I tell myself I will keep my heart and my words. I will not fight...
    novembermountain novembermountain 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 16

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    U all know I only get Sundays off.... You all know how much I value my day off.... In the early hours of Sunday morning ,, my phone rang... Yep 0230 in the morning...my mother rang...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    Can Christians drink wine? The following is posted by Jim Blackburn in Catholic Answers and is called, "Got Wine?" Some time ago a young single friend confided in me that she was...
    perseverer perseverer 51-55, F 2 hrs ago

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    I’m at home today & the missus is at work. I’ve also got a few chores to do. But they can wait. Anyway, it’s quiet here sitting in the lounge. Well, quiet-ish. I can hear...
    ImaKant ImaKant 56-60, M Dec 26, 2014

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    I don't understand what is going on with my daughter-in-law. We used to be very close and I just adored her. I "assumed" she adored me but now I realize it was prob one sided. She...
    forgottenmom forgottenmom 36-40, F 2 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    I'm sitting in a towel on my bed, just basking in the lightness of it all. I feel like dressing would add extra weight. The goosebumps on my body reassure me that the fat that was...
    indecisivewitch indecisivewitch 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    It’s all falling apart now. Everything has become nothing. What’s the next task? Does it really matter? Search for the feeling, the word for the feeling. It’s too intangible...
    MrTimothyMcNeil MrTimothyMcNeil 18-21, M Dec 29, 2014

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    The Energy Place of work has a calculator on its Web page that enables people to obtain additional in-depth estimates of home heating expenditures, as well as price impacts of...
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    Alexander0730beg9 Alexander0730beg9 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 25, 2014

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    I'm incredibly shy! I have been all my life. Obviously when I was small it was because I was scared as heck of people. Then through my teenage years it warped so that I have a...
    Holdontothefire Holdontothefire 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 25, 2014

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    For those driven by strong will and passion - they can make the impossible , possible . It may be written in the karma law " what is for you , will be for you" - true - but...
    stephenrko stephenrko 31-35, M Dec 25, 2014

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    To feel the God is all about to conceptualize the superconsciousness that drives and controls every phenomenon occurring in this universe. According to science, this universe is...
    SS86 SS86 26-30, M Dec 26, 2014

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    There's a quote I vaguely remember, yet not clearly enough to footnote it's source. It reads something like this, "Mistakes are the only things that we may truly call our own...
    CaptainRoberts CaptainRoberts 51-55, M Dec 26, 2014

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    My very first tango class! Wow, I've rarely felt so welcome and noticed...both instructors took a bit of time to show me the steps and moves. One of them said in the warmest...
    Injoy1767 Injoy1767 46-50, F 2 Responses Dec 26, 2014

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    I hear You "men" complain a lot. Ive heard You cry about Mens heath Issues.Yet I never see Any one doing any thing but bash feminist. I think If You realy cared We Wouldsee thinks...
    The1960texan The1960texan 51-55, M 3 Responses Dec 27, 2014

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    I WAS married to a Narcissist for 35 years. After recovering from ptsd and discovering who I was, a Highly Sensitive Person, I realize now how easy it was hiding behind him rather...
    VayJayBrigade VayJayBrigade 56-60, F 4 Responses Dec 27, 2014

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    My egg donor is a narcissistic ***** who practices emotional, verbal and mental abuse against me. We have no relationship. I hate her. My dad is actually pretty cool. Except he...
    iamaphrodite iamaphrodite 18-21, F Dec 27, 2014

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    I wondered, as I drove along, had she driven this way before? Had she seen these things? Had she traveled this way? Had she been to these places? Had she walked along this...
    extant1 extant1 51-55, M 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    the new field of paleogenomics isn't driven by pure economics; so its future is thin without a dollar tied in, but it may do quite well in the comics. (Dec.27, 2014)
    paulie138 paulie138 66-70, M Dec 28, 2014

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    What's the point of having free will if you cant make a decision on your own? What's the point if there is a void in your heart that can't be filled? I'm searching for meaning in...
    LadyAnastazja LadyAnastazja 22-25, T Dec 28, 2014

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    There are more fake gurus and false teachers in this world than the number of stars in the visible universe. Don’t confuse power-driven, self-centered people with true mentors. A...
    Carissimi Carissimi 56-60, F 5 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    I've been reading some stories of those who suffer from fibro and have become so despondent from so much pain for so long, & have become so depressed from the effects of fibro on...
    xxTayaLionessxx xxTayaLionessxx 41-45, F Dec 29, 2014

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    When I was eighteen, I almost drowned. I was on an island in the USVI with one of my best friends. We had been driving around in a rented Jeep, and came to a beach with fairly...
    nostromo77 nostromo77 41-45, M 4 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    In 11th grade I took a painting class and we had to represent a feeling for an assignment. I chose paranoia. I painted a picture of a boy wearing a gas mask, sitting in a dark room...
    Stitttch Stitttch 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 29, 2014

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    Were all born into this river without knowing how to swim And eventually we learn how to keep the water under our chins Some times this river is so cold to be in Freezing my soul...
    dirtyzerg dirtyzerg 22-25, M Dec 30, 2014

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    In 2016 I am going to drive from California to New York passing through the south. After moving back to California I decided that I want to go back to living in Brooklyn. Instead...
    untamablekitty untamablekitty 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    Lessons I learned from being a widow. - Stop being offended. As Don Miguel Ruiz says, do not take anything personally. What others say or do is a projection of their own reality...
    stiltcourt stiltcourt 41-45, F 4 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    Every time I google this is, it takes me to kids websites. My parents have progressed beyond fighting to not acknowledging each other at all. I am 24 and feel like I've spent my...
    exp3ditions exp3ditions 22-25, F Dec 30, 2014

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    Mark Bertelsen, a number one corporate legal professional for your know-how enterprise sector, graduated from UCSB having a degree in political science.The middle on Education and...
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    I really love wearing my glasses. I always wanted to wear glasses but had perfect 20/15 vision. Finally, six years ago, I needed glasses for distance when I was in college. I...
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    Mark Bertelsen, a leading corporate legal professional with the technology company sector, graduated from UCSB using a diploma in political science.The Penn Social Science and...
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