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I Am Grateful For What I Do Have

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    Very Grateful.

    I don't have much, but I am very, very, very, very grateful for what I do have.
    lyricalongings lyricalongings 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 5, 2010

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    Gratitude Is Indeed the Best Attitude

    I firmly believe that at the end of the day, life is about these three things - attitude, gratitude and fortitude. Rest is just fluff. I am amazed at how much the quality of my life has improved since I have practicing giving thanks. Gratitude has truly made me a happier person...
    wordsncolors wordsncolors 41-45, F Mar 1, 2013

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    Perfectly Fine

    I may not be able to get a job or have any real friends and I am spend the rest of my day behind a computer but I don't care....you can have your jobs and lives and I can have the things I like. Trying to tell me overwise is not a good idea...as I am perfectly fine the way I am...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13 22-25, M Apr 23, 2013

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    I don't have much, but I'm grateful

    for it. I think I'd be a very boring millionaire cause I'd live the same way I'm living now. Yeah right, lol. God knows what I'd do LOL
    BobFrost BobFrost 36-40, M 2 Responses 18 hrs ago

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    I'm Grateful

    I'm grateful,The things I have,Fascinates me,Possibilities,Unlimited,I'm really thankful.
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 May 4, 2012

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    For My Parents

    My hub and I were talking before and he said; your parents are real nice, you should be grateful!  I am!
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F May 20, 2012

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    Count Your Blessings

    Over the past few days, I have been in deep anxiety over my decision to move back to my home country after living abroad for 6 year and a half. I realised how much I missed the little and not so little things about my adopted country and was worrying about starting from scratch...
    DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 5, 2012

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    Grabbing Opportunities

    I don't believe in coincidence. Not that it doesn't exist, I just don't want it to be. If I don't believe in it, I know I will work better with every opportunity I get. And I also am grateful for everything I have, and try to use everything to its fullest. I also show...
    XVII XVII 18-21, F 8 Responses Mar 2, 2010

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    Grateful ,

    I just wanna be grateful for all I have now . When it's still with me . Tho it's not enough - at least I have something to call 'MINE' . So it's okay to have something that's not precious in other's eyes. Because it's not the price , the size matters. It's how much you...
    chanceux chanceux 16-17 Feb 15, 2013

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    Yep

    I complain sometimes but at the end of the day I am grateful for My blessings.
    CreativeClassy CreativeClassy 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 4, 2013

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    I...

    am grateful I still have a chance.
    Kireina Kireina 31-35, F May 7, 2013

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    What I Know.

    Passed the brainwashing. Passed my Indifferences. Passed the inner image struggles. Passed the hurt. Passed is just that, the past. The thoughts and comments of that time still linger in my mind from time to time. Yes that's true. Do they bring me down and hurt me? No, not...
    Fateovafatgirl Fateovafatgirl 22-25, F Jan 24, 2013

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    Optimistically Optimistic

    I am so very thankful for my life and everyone in it.
    babyphat22000 babyphat22000 26-30, F Sep 28, 2013

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    Am Grateful For What I Do Have

    Being Thanksgiving Day, I've been reflecting. I am actually grateful for quite alot in my life. Of course, for my health and well being. My awareness and intelligence. My talents and skills. And in an area I usually do not focus on very much because of the amount of lack in this...
    qazrazl qazrazl 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 27, 2008

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    Grateful...

    I have decided to make a list of all the things I am thankful for... I will add on to it as I think of more things! 1. Jesus' work of salvation on the cross for me (I'm a Christian) 2. God's love, presence and support in my life 3. My mother, who is a wonderful woman and...
    DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 3 Responses Dec 12, 2009

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    Lost

    I am thankful and grateful for everything in my life. And I am truly blessed not only for what I have, but for what I have lost. As a child I lost my grandfather to cancer. He was the only solid ground I had growing up as my family was in chaos around us. We were all...
    hazeldreams hazeldreams 22-25, F Apr 15, 2010

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    At Dee's Request

    I am grateful for the following things:  - My family: even though we have our skeletons in the cupboards like any other, there is love in our midst, and we stick together in tough times. - My mother, who is amazingly loving, compassionate, and generous. If I can love people, I...
    DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 20, 2011

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    Health .....

    Happiness, family and friends ......   And the sense to realise that is all one requires ....
    salar1 salar1 51-55, M 7 Responses Apr 6, 2010

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    Little Happy Things

    - Work might not be fulfilling, but as I posted in my blog, it has fun elements, and people are friendly. - Today, I received Season 1 & 2 of the Walking Dead that I ordered online using gifts vouchers people had given me before I left the UK. Yay! I can have a TWD marathon...
    DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 4 Responses Jan 7, 2013

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    Just Thought About It

    I have no illnesses. It's enough to be grateful for.. really. I have a family. Parents who are alive. Brothers and sisters. Older and younger. I just have to ask and my hunger can be satisfied. I have a working brain.. at least I'm normal, if not a genius. I usually get the best...
    FreeFallWall FreeFallWall 22-25, M Dec 19, 2012

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    I Send Peace To The World!

    May your days be filled with sunshine, laughter, smiles and joy.. may your nights be filled with heavenly blessing when you close your eyes! May your sorrows be filled with happiness success and contentment.. may your dreams come true before your eyes! i send vibes of peace to...
    peachfuzz68 peachfuzz68 41-45, F Mar 2, 2012

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    Forg3tful

    Sometimes we forget... I speak for myself, on some day's i wake up and forget to be greatful, I have a roof over my head and all the things i need to get me through the day. I wish we could all be so blessed. I know for a fact I live above average, and the things i buy on a...
    believetheword believetheword 22-25, M Sep 5, 2012

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    Grateful

    I don't have everything that I want in this life but for the majority of what I have, I am grateful!
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F May 1, 2011

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    Grateful... Even When I Want More

    I am happy to be alive and well and believe that I have a chance. I am happy to have two cozy homes to live in, family with whom I feel at ease and can share things, food, and drink. I am happy that a have a precious, wonderful man in my life, who is my best friend and whom I...
    naranja naranja 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 14, 2009

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    I am literally just going through the motions.

    I no longer feel the need to take hold of the reigns and charge forward. From anyone else's point of view, my life is great. I live in a great neighborhood in an awesome city. I have a career. I'm back in school. I come from a huge close-knit family. But the reality is far...
    DeeVino DeeVino 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 6, 2013

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    Since This Is All That I Have...it Should Be Enough

    I always wish to have more, when I get something I wanted a lot, I feel good then I wish for something else.it has to do with the human beings nature .But I am really greatful because I have a lot of things that maybe a lot of other ones don't.;I am healthy, I have a nice family...
    holysoul holysoul 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 13, 2010

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    The Three Greatest Wastes Of Time And Energy Are...

    Fear of the future Regret for the past Grief for the irretrievable You must never spend your time on these three things.  If you do, you will never feel good enough, think you have enough, believe you are tough enough, want to succeed enough, or live...
    Pendark Pendark 36-40, M Oct 17, 2010

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    I Learned To Be Satisfied

    Depression has a way of making everything in life look bad but that is not the true case. I am not rich by far but compaired to many in today's economy I have much to be grateful for. I have a roof over my head that has heat for the cold winter, I have plenty of cloth s to wear...
    Robert1256 Robert1256 51-55, M Jan 8, 2011

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    I Am Realy I Am.

    When my parents found out about the cutting they told me I  was ungratefull and didn't understand what I had. I do understand how blessed I am. For my health and everything I have. I really care about it all. Everything I have means soo much to me!! I guess I just needed...
    PixiiHead PixiiHead 18-21, F Aug 18, 2009

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    Very Blessed

    Everybody in my immediate family is alive and we enjoy each other's company. I am very close to all of them: mom, sister and dad. I have 2 cats that are finally getting along! I am employed in the best profession for my personality. Despite a health scare, I am...
    jacqdn jacqdn 31-35, F Jun 23, 2009

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    Don't Need Much

    Not that long ago, all of my worldly possessions fit in a bag and a purse.  I learned real quick how little material things actually matter. And now that I'm in a better situation, I am grateful for every little thing.  From a place to store my stuff to my umbrella to a...
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F Sep 14, 2011

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    Happy Smiles Today

    1. I am greatful for a healthy and happy son. 2. I am greatful for great family that we all love each other as families should. 3. I am greatful to breathe each day to enjoy the next. 4. I am greatful that that I can be greatful for each day. After not sleeping because ex was...
    sasha0309 sasha0309 36-40, F May 1, 2013

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    I am grateful for: My grandmother My home My

    clothes The ability to see The ability to hear great music Having enough money to buy things things I need Having food when I'm hungry Running water A bed A healthy body The ability to breathe fresh air Internet access
    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer 18-21, F Dec 29, 2013

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    More Days Than Not...............

    Now... lol. Before, in fact not that long ago, all I could see was the stuff that was missing.... I'm getting better at seeing the good in everything. My family is healthy I am happier then I've ever been I am healthier then ever. I love myself & have...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 14, 2009

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    After losing my husband way to young. I must look for the silver linings. I have grown closer to some friends during loss and lost a few along the way. That is okay. I am grateful...
    MsRack MsRack 36-40 1 Response a week ago

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    I am a 15 year old Jewish, Orthodox girl. I was born 3 months early in Manchester, England. From the time i was a baby i have had a very hard life. I lived in fear every day of my...
    phobia1998 phobia1998 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 22

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    I'm putting this message out to the universe, because I've been frustrated all of my life, because I never asked for what I wanted most. I want female friends in my life. And I...
    KatieTreat KatieTreat 51-55, T Mar 31

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    I always fight for what I believe in because there is a goal that everyone has and it has to be achieved someday... I won't stop until I get there!!!
    ZebraPerfect01 ZebraPerfect01 13-15, F Mar 28

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    I hate fighting. I really despise any drama in my life at all. It stresses me out and makes me cry, but I will always fight for what I love. I would fight to the death for the...
    couldbeheaven couldbeheaven 26-30, F Mar 29

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    I am introvert and shy by nature. I avoid confrontations. I have always been uncomfortable to fight or argue unnecessarily. I love too much and that's what I enjoy doing. I am very...
    Susana1985 Susana1985 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 29

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    If you don't fight for what you believe In then you never really believed in it. Just joined the bandwagon because you thought it would look good. That's my personal thought for...
    kxCobra kxCobra 18-21, F Mar 29

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    I guess I could come on here and complain about all the things gone wrong in my life but sometimes I feel like i have no right doing so when there are people in this world that...
    kae77 kae77 36-40, F Mar 30

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    I guess I could come on here and complain about all the things gone wrong in my life but sometimes I feel like i have no right doing so when there are people in this world that...
    kae77 kae77 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    People have definitely forgotten what love is. Either that or people just haven't figured it out yet even after all these years. Love is not killing, love is not giving up on a...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 18-21, F Apr 8

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    At some point of time, you might think it's like end of the world. You might think your problem is the biggest on earth as if you want to wake up forever. Been through to an...
    hippo99 hippo99 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    So my ex wants to get together,cuz she says luvs me wants to be together,were talking abt the moved she did & on on she goes abt all about she wants,all I said I need some of my...
    torres54 torres54 51-55, F Mar 22

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    I never wanted to look back. I had to stack the deck against myself. I'm too scared of losing you to be involved with what I used to do. Please, let me break my cycle. I always...
    Alexdrunkunc Alexdrunkunc 18-21 Mar 28

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    I love God. And I'll defend what I believe. I'm His soldier, and I'm His daughter. I will keep what I know and love. I love my boyfriend. And I'll fight against school, work...
    ladypirate108 ladypirate108 18-21, F Apr 6

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    Please anon, don't make it any more difficult than it needs to be for me.
    Alexdrunkunc Alexdrunkunc 18-21 Mar 28

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    What you guys still don't get is that it IS best for us if I leave her alone for right now.
    Alexdrunkunc Alexdrunkunc 18-21 1 Response Mar 30

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    You aren't the first person I've sent myself to jail for, Kilig. You just happen to be the one that matters most to me.
    Alexdrunkunc Alexdrunkunc 18-21 Mar 30

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    I'll give up my life for her, no I won't back down. Not until I lie cold on the dry hard ground. Cause she gave me reason to even live and stand tall. Even if she don't really love...
    emilesfault emilesfault 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    My girlfriend of 3 years recently developed a crush on a co worker. She wants to rethink out commitment before we decide this will be forever. I want to give her the space and time...
    religiousd religiousd 36-40, M 2 Responses Apr 7

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    I am a very peaceful person. I try to consider Jesus' approach in everything I do because we are made in his and his fathers image and I want to start acting like it. I will fight...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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