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I Am Intelligent, But Lazy

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    Would Like to Be!!

    I just enjoy just lazying down on sofa watching good movie stuffing my face when kids are gone. lol
    blondiesindy blondiesindy 36-40, F 3 Responses May 4, 2008

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    I know I could be so much smarter

    if I just took the time to do the things I say I want to do. It somehow seems as though every time I'm motivated I tell myself not to start homework and studying until I'm at a coffee shop or until I've cleaned my room or until I'm at my boyfriends house. It seems as though...
    AWholeSlewOfIssues AWholeSlewOfIssues 18-21, F Dec 4, 2013

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    I can get on the honor roll

    if I really tried, but I'm too lazy. I never get homework done and I do bad cause I'm lazy. I'm smart when it comes to in class work, but out of school sucks.
    Bakagamer98 Bakagamer98 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 4, 2014

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    Hyacinthas Hyacinthas 18-21, M Jan 19, 2014

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    YellowBrightLight YellowBrightLight 18-21 Sep 9, 2014

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    "Nuff Said

    I sit here all day, thinkin' up **** to say...
    spiderontheweb spiderontheweb 51-55, F Nov 4, 2008

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     im Smarter Then I Loo...

     im smarter then i look but i also get tired really easy.which usualy makes me mad...which usually gives me energy so that i dont get tired.that make any sense?
    revanthegoth revanthegoth 18-21 Aug 23, 2008

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    Passing Grades

    My grades are good, but they're not great both my teachers and parents say that i could do way better than i am. I don't normally aim for an A, I do enough to get a B or C if it's something i don't feel like doing. I know it's not good, but ill probably stop doing it next year.
    geminixleo geminixleo 18-21, F May 12, 2011

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    I'm sick of being so damn lazy.

    I'm intelligent capable and have plenty of things to do with my life but I just can't help it. I'm miserable !
    Komolink05 Komolink05 18-21, F Jan 29, 2014

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    How Did I Get To College?

    Somehow it happened that my older sister ended up filling out my college application forms. I kept pushing it back and saying I was busy, but I really wasn't lol.
    notalways notalways 18-21, F Mar 17, 2013

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    And How

    In classes I enjoy, I consistently get A's. I (apparently) have an above-average IQ (not that that means much since I don't even know which test I was given, and that it was about 15 years ago). When I don't enjoy something though, I put no effort in it. I just can't seem to...
    b1alasdair b1alasdair 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 2, 2010

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    Hit Home

    All of my teachers told me that I was one of the smartest kids in their class, but I never did the work, so they couldn't give me good grades. They would say that if only I applied myself I could go so far. Sadly, I rarely applied myself. I spent a lot of time BSing my way...
    ThistleWeed ThistleWeed 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 21, 2009

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    Dam, sometimes I'm the laziest f-ing thing on

    the planet. A rock couldn't compete. I like just sitting in my leather chair, whenever I'm not productive nothing can stop me from wasting this time. Ill turn on some classical music and just sit there. Like right now as a matter of fact. Just came back from hanging with the bro...
    DenKarp DenKarp 18-21, M Jan 12, 2014

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    It's A Curse

    when you know that you can do great but you are just too lazy to do it or completely lack the motivation for it but if you are dumb you won't blame yourself. I wish I can find some motivation.
    Solitaire91 Solitaire91 22-25, M 5 Responses Sep 13, 2011

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    Intelligent No More

    Alas, my laziness has caught up to my intelligence.  When I was young, I was sharp, smart, knowledgeable, and mentally nimble.  Heck I would even say I was wise.   But now that I am almost 40,  after years and years of laziness and neglect...
    PobbleToes PobbleToes 41-45, M 2 Responses Nov 4, 2008

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    I have a creative, intellectually stimulating

    career & I'm very driven. I also love to get out & do fun stuff with my family. But I am the laziest when it comes to maintaining a social life outside of my family, cooking & cleaning. I hate cleaning. I have clothes all over my bedroom floor. I'm as bad as a child except my...
    Elayla Elayla 31-35, F 3 Responses Nov 15, 2014

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    *nods*

    I'm not sure if it's laziness in the traditional sense, or some sort of psycho-/neurological issue, but I just have no desire or motivation to do work. When I put forth even the tiniest modicum of effort, I tend to excel at whatever I do, but I just hate putting forth that...
    hillknight hillknight 18-21, M 3 Responses Oct 24, 2010

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    Because I Can Be.

    I would so much want someone else to be lazy with, too! 
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 5, 2009

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    Intelligent But Lazy, Beware

    These-days I will openly admit to being lazy but to only a few will I openly divulge my belief in the former. It's not that I no longer believe it to be true, it's just that i've been LAZY for sooooo long now that it wouldn't surprise me if people had come to doubt my...
    NightandDay NightandDay 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 11, 2007

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    i am feeling so lazy right

    now that i cant even think of writing more lol *joke* But is a drawback! my laziness made me suffer! Since i was never able to wake up early for my exams times and did never did revision because i was lazy and i woke up late!
    IamMoon IamMoon 22-25, M 3 Responses Dec 10, 2014

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    What A Waste!

    I sat and wondered if Leonardo DeVinci never went to "community college", Or something similar, would that've made him any less talented? Absolutely not. My name is Jesse Bauer, I'm 25, and from Old Forge, PA, and I've come to believe if I dissapeared tomorrow, what a waste of...
    Oibugga Oibugga 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 15, 2012

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    Well Here Goes.

    Well, I'm currently in a 6th form college studying. I passed my GCSEs very easily getting 2 A*, 3 A, 1 B and 5 Cs. I went into three subjects I excelled at at GCSEs (Maths, Physics and Chemistry) and I've kept my usual GCSE working habits. Apart from now I seem to be getting...
    Skyerin Skyerin 18-21, M May 9, 2011

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    If I actually applied myself,

    I'd probably be really successful. Some people don't believe me when I say I have such bad grades. I know what I need to do and how to do it. I just don't. I just. Procrastinate, don't care, and lack of motivation to do anything. I'm hoping I can change that but I doubt it'll...
    pancaekes pancaekes 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 14, 2014

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    Its difficult. I have a lazy habit of thinking

    too much and not doing anything. Thinking and reading calms my nerves, doing something makes me anxious cause I'm pretty much a perfectionist. Or just talking to people. I sometimes wonder Maybe I have asperger syndrome. I got into the enneagram and MBTI two personality tepung...
    vivianescrooge vivianescrooge 18-21 1 Response Oct 3, 2014

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    During the week, I am one of the busiest

    students you'll meet. As a result, I get really good grades. But during the weekend, I am the polar opposite. I just sit at the computer for several hours at a time. It feels great. Lazy weekends are the best solution to busy weeks.
    ifrive1974 ifrive1974 13-15, M Oct 11, 2014

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    I used to be a high achiever.

    Back then when I really worked hard for success. Now I suffer from chronic procrastination and it's affecting my grades badly.
    sumbaldawg sumbaldawg 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 19, 2014

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    Ohohohohohoho~

    I'm the kind of person who could do nearly anything if I put my mind and efforts towards it. But why bother doing something I find tedious and downright boring? I have no regrets about not joining the bandwagon of folks who have a Puritanical attitude towards masochistic work.
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 26-30, M Mar 24, 2013

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    why am i lazy ?!!! is it genetic.

    .i'm so tired of this i'm actually starting worry about my future like how in the world i'm going to achieve anything in my life ..sometimes i cant just grab the tooth brush and brush my teeth bcuz i'm too lazy to do this :(.
    Arya94 Arya94 18-21 2 Responses Aug 15, 2014

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    I occasionally tell myself to get start working

    hard, but the statue only keeps in my mind for few mins then I am back to be a lazy bone again lol
    exsunshinelover exsunshinelover 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 9, 2014

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    Haizt!

    i keep on procastinating! any advices?
    everyonetoknow everyonetoknow 22-25, F Mar 17, 2013

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    Pretty Corny huh? i mean acknowledging

    that you are intelligent. *fake LOL* But ladies and gentlemens, Thats the truth. I mean i have tons of great ideas and concepts but when it comes to execution part. Im just hopeless. My inner childish persona kicks in " but.. i am lazyyyyyyy". So that is why i never finish...
    iblogaboutlove iblogaboutlove 26-30, M Nov 20, 2014

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    Whatev....

    I wish I was ambitious and motivated to fullest of my abilities, but, alas, laziness abounds.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 19, 2009

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    I didn't read the 53 pages assigned to me un my

    AP class even though I had 2 1/2 weeks to do it. Failed the quiz on the reading with a whooping ZERO. I feel really ****** because this happens all the time, I do my work for a couple weeks then I drop the ball severely. I'm in my senior year of vocational high school, my...
    shellysea shellysea 18-21, F Jan 7

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    *insert title of group here* Okay,

    so I'm third in my class at a 3A high school. That proves that I am smart - academically at least. However, I am a terrible procrastinator. I often wait until what I think is basically the last possible opportunity I will have to get something done before it is due; I have...
    JGMeador444 JGMeador444 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 10

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    I suppose i am, but it took me a long time to build up to this point that i legitimately feel that i am smart. As a child i was not interested in school, or any intellectual...
    Akrillath Akrillath 13-15, M Jan 3

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    I have an allure to things that are bad for me. Bad but just too good.
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    I suppose i am ( since i'm at the top of my classes and i go into one of the top high schools in the US)but i'm reluctant to say it since i'm not really that smart. I'm just...
    Horse10202 Horse10202 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 4

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    What you do, always comes with a consequence. Good or bad. ------------------------------- So here's a 100% true story, that is currently going on in my life. I won't say names...
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    mostdaysaregood mostdaysaregood 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    Cooper802 Cooper802 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 17

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    I have recently had my heart broken. For a while, I thought that it was him that I missed. I now realize that it had nothing to do with him, but the way he made me feel; the...
    Mojopins Mojopins 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 18

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    I can't help it...... But if you are as dumb as a stump, but have a good solid d**k and look like David Gandy, I would totally make you my b***h for a night or three.
    thegirlwhofeels thegirlwhofeels 36-40, F 6 Responses a week ago

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