I Am Optimistic and Open Minded

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    Things may not go as planned

    but always seeing the bright side helps a lot trust me I've been through it all but I manage to end up with a smile in my face in no time
    Joeeel101 Joeeel101
    16-17, M
    Apr 4, 2014
    Johntruck17 Johntruck17
    18-21, M
    Feb 2, 2014

    My Experience In Life...

    ...has shown me that keeping an open mind and being optimistic about life is the ONLY way to live life. For one, it's opposite of what most people do and I usually don't like following the crowd anyway and two, everything ALWAYS works out. It may not work out exactly the way...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 8, 2010

    The Cup Is Half Full

    I always try to look at things from a positive point of view, even when things are at their worst, I feel like it's all a matter the energy that you release into the world. Whenever I get angry, depressed, or think negatively, I noticed that the world responds accordingly. People...
    IsabellaRegaldo IsabellaRegaldo
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 11, 2013

    And Tried of People Telling Me Not to Be!!

    it really gets my goat when people get on me for being optimistic....the last thing that people in my life got on my back about was the fact that after my miscarriage and during it( i decided to go natural)  i tried to see the light in it all.... tried to see the positives...
    sothisisme sothisisme
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 4, 2008

    It's the only way I know

    that no matter what problem there is things sort get sorted out one way or another so might as well not drag yourself about it
    Joeeel101 Joeeel101
    16-17, M
    Mar 30, 2014

    I love people who are open-minded.

    People who can just talk about anything and everything. (:
    haayk haayk
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 14, 2014

    I find its the little things in life

    that can cause both the most pain and the most joy..so enjoy the little joys..ignore the little hurts and life gets a lot better
    dlharris dlharris
    41-45, M
    Jul 24, 2015

    Lost and Found

    I lost my gps at work the other day. I was sad for a minute but I conviced myself life goes on and all I can do is look for it. A few days later someone turned it in at work and it was returned to me. I'm extrmely thankful that I didn't beat myself up about it and go out and buy...
    bear01 bear01
    26-30
    Nov 3, 2008

    Maybe It Doesn't Matter

             The entire street is quiet and littered with trash.  The sun is coming up over the outdoor stage across the street, and the pigeons are settling into cobblestone to begin grazing amongst the empty plastic cups and ProntoPup...
    unobserver unobserver
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 11, 2010

    I Am Done With This.

    They say life sucks. SO many are depressed and there are so many problems. Some say the world is coming to a end. The social secrety problem is growing is about to pop Europe is about to crack underneath the new crisis of the euro. They may not have the euro by septmember(i went...
    Tarxarin Tarxarin
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jul 20, 2012

    I am so optimistic that it is sometimes hard

    for me to accept the truth and facts. Ahaha. always try to find a brighter side or a soloution. This can be a bad thing and good thing.
    simplyme14 simplyme14
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jun 21, 2014

    It'S Good To Have An Open Mind.....

    Just not SO open that your brain falls out;)
    asmith108 asmith108
    36-40, F
    Aug 7, 2013

    I love anime, technology

    and computer games but I want to go outside and do more stuff like that. If you have ever seen the anime Hunter X Hunter then I am looking for a friend like Gon. Anybody?
    Crakzeno Crakzeno
    13-15, M
    2 Responses Dec 30, 2014

    I Am Done With This.

    They say life sucks. SO many are depressed and there are so many problems. Some say the world is coming to a end. The social secrety problem is growing is about to pop Europe is about to crack underneath the new crisis of the euro. They may not have the euro by septmember(i went...
    Tarxarin Tarxarin
    18-21, M
    Jul 20, 2012

    Optimistic

    I would like to find serenity Upon some quiet shore To feel the sand beneath my feet And taste happiness once more I would like to find tranquility Upon this world so cruel So I can feel safe again Where war it does not rule I would like to find myself again Upon this land of...
    CMA1234 CMA1234
    46-50, F
    1 Response Dec 31, 2011

    Not Today...

    A Dream Deferred by Langston Hughes What happens to a dream deferred?Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun? Or fester like a sore-- And then run? Does it stink like rotten meat? Or crust and sugar over-- like a syrupy sweet? Maybe it just sags like a heavy load. Or...
    orchidsub orchidsub
    41-45, F
    7 Responses May 2, 2011

    "Yep, with respect of different point of views.

    Smart enough to know I don't know everything, but wise enough to know i will."
    ayoino ayoino
    22-25, M
    Feb 9, 2014
    jillian0493x jillian0493x
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 15, 2014

    It May Not Be My Road, But You Should Enjoy Your Trip ;)

    I believe everyone has their own story, their own journey...It may not be the one I would choose, but that doesn't make it wrong. My grandmother used to say, "everyone has good in them; with some, you just have to work a little harder to find it." I'm not as patient as my...
    asmith108 asmith108
    36-40, F
    Aug 5, 2013

    Drunk Turned Master'S Degree

    My story is the fact that I was deeply entrenched in alcohol for many years. I have always been optimistic and decided to do something about it. Quit drinking, (7 years, 6 months, and 3 days today) Went back to school, graduated with bachelor's degree in 2012 and now I am in my...
    duckntx duckntx
    51-55, M
    Apr 4, 2013

    Today Could Be the Day....

    I'm hopeful today as I am everyday I think about you that we will spend time together. Maybe one day you will relize I'm deeply in love with you.
    bear01 bear01
    26-30
    Oct 10, 2008

    My optimism was one thing

    that got me through hard times...and I know another tough times are coming soon for me but I also know it will all be okay at the end because I have faith in better future...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 29, 2015

    I know deep within my heart,

    life is better when you smile. Stay smiling, kiddies...and your life will drastically change.
    Imaginarionify Imaginarionify
    22-25, F
    Dec 17, 2013

    Today's my first post .

    I hope I get a lot out of this site
    Ambitiousro Ambitiousro
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 10, 2014

    I Can Be Nothing Less..

    I am optimistic and open minded..I can be nothing less.  I have so many things to be thankful for and I know that even behind life's storms, there is a beautiful rainbow and the sun will shine again.  For me, keeping an open mind and thinking positively is what...
    UnperfectAngel UnperfectAngel
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 3, 2008

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