I Am Learning How to Be a Better Person

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 108 People

    Thinking That This Is a Life-long Journey

    I believe that learning how to be a better person is a life-long journey.  For me personally, this started in about 1st grade, searching for meaning and wondering why I didn't measure up.  I just wasn't "good enough."   From childhood, I sat under a...
    classyclaws classyclaws
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Apr 2, 2009

    I have been trying to be more open.

    .. We have a class at school called, social issues. Its entirely created by the teacher and it has truly helped me at being better. Ive been talking about things that have bothered me with my immediate desk neighbors in that class when we have time to discuss. I have also been...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 28, 2015

    I Had Such a Great Time!

    i just got back from an adventure and it was fun. i have never driven anywhere by myself and i drove 500 miles from home and dropped my daughter off at a college campus that she wants to go this fall. i was not afraid at all and i wasn't tired afterwards. i am so proud of myself...
    charlee17 charlee17
    51-55, F
    1 Response Mar 17, 2009

    One Day At a Time...

    i am becoming the woman id like to be... and so far i thinkim doing a damn good job. i **** up, who doesnt, but i am trying harder than i ever have...and im proud of myself :D
    misskrissywithaK misskrissywithaK
    18-21, F
    Apr 2, 2009

    Better Person

    I'm trying to fix things that I know I do wrong. I complain to much and I do judge and I know I shouldn't. Who doesn't?
    Kime01 Kime01
    16-17
    1 Response Nov 8, 2010

    Angels

    i wish we as humans would learn how to live like angels, they do not eat, they live as companions, not physical lovers, they  find joy in just living in God's prescence. to be able to think and the thought would be heard in another's mind. how wonderful this must be.
    charlee17 charlee17
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Mar 7, 2009

    I think that recognizing

    and accepting that you are depressed is the first step on the road to healing. And I'm beginning to see that going through depression is slowly making me a better person. I'm learning to accept the way that I'm feeling, to look at why I'm feeling these things, and what to do...
    futurecrazycatlady1 futurecrazycatlady1
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 21

    A Better Me

    So many things I've done, been apart of, and even produced, that I want to change. Start over, give it another try, to be that better me, that I know I have buried deep inside. Within me, I can find the encouragement, the strength, the ability to become different...Better...
    labrise labrise
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 17, 2009
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