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I Am Optimistic and Open Minded

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    "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 18-21, M Feb 9

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    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 13-15, M Mar 30

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    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 Jun 21

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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 13-15, M Apr 4

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    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

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    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 46-50, M Apr 4, 2013

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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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    jillian0493x jillian0493x 16-17, F Mar 15

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    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

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    Today's my first post .

    I hope I get a lot out of this site
    Ambitiousro Ambitiousro 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 10

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    Optymizm Makes You Alive

     No matter how difficult it is ~ You have to stay optimistic. Optimism changes the world around you.There is a great power in being optimistic. That is nothing but magic which brings light to every moment. No matter, how bad it is, right now - you have to believe that nothing...
    Bolek Bolek 41-45, M 9 Responses Apr 30, 2012

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    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

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    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

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    Always Positive And Open Minded

    I'm always trying to see the up side and positive side on things always trying to be optimistic in everything I do because I've noticed that things are better when you think positive rather things go your way or not you always feel good. I'm also open minded to hear the opinion...
    aroundhere aroundhere 22-25, M Jun 4, 2011

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    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

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    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

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    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 18-21, T 1 Response Mar 11, 2013

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    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

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    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

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    Johntruck17 Johntruck17 18-21, M Feb 2

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    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

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    Why do most people on EP assume being open minded is exclusively something séxual?! Is there anything that could be more narrow minded than that?! When I say I'm open minded...
    laleee laleee 26-30, F 8 Responses Sep 29

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    To freely be open minded and ask any questions you want is a way of letting others knowing more about you. For as long as I can recall I have been open minded and never concerned...
    maleuk52 maleuk52 61-65, M Sep 23

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    I am a very open minded person.... i don't mind trying new things out. I like hearing others points of view and how they see things on life. I try to understand were everyone is...
    Dsanders13 Dsanders13 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 2

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    People who are open minded are just great people to hangout with. They tend to be more nice and more understanding and welling to try something new. So it's great to have friends...
    Custos1 Custos1 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 10

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    "Be open minded but not so open minded that your brains fall out."
    MoragaroM MoragaroM 31-35, F 3 Responses Oct 11

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    i consider myself very open minded , i believe that we can talk about everything ,no limits so i am very open minded.
    newlife30 newlife30 26-30, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Let's just say but I was living wasn't theat I was very close minded growing up as a teenager. always wanted to feel attached to something and be someone that I wasn't. I think I...
    Miche1e Miche1e 36-40, M 7 hrs ago

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    Ok, I'm an extremely open minded person and I've been open about talking to just about anyone on here. But......a lot of the people who actually try to talk to me are boring as...
    JourneyJames JourneyJames 22-25, F 8 Responses Sep 21

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    I am a married woman and deeply in love and connected to my husband. I would like a male to talk to daily. Just a friend. I have never been able to be open with someone and I am a...
    bossvixen bossvixen 26-30, F 20 Responses Sep 22

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    It is refreshing to have an open minded conversation with someone. Whatever background we come from, or whatever our beliefs are, an open mind is a commonality we have.
    3Dogmatic 3Dogmatic 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 27

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    I am very open minded... I do not judge and do not expect to be judged for my feelings, thought or beliefs. If you don't agree... then agree to disagree and let it go at that...
    Mirais31 Mirais31 31-35, F 3 Responses Oct 9

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    Open minded means welcoming a good friend named Taboo. She is so sexy. She always stops by once in a while.
    daddyATOM daddyATOM 41-45, M 1 Response Sep 21

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    Have an imagination! I love my creative mind and I love people who are able to think outside the box. They are able to accept other peoples perspectives but still believe in their...
    GetYourFreakOn GetYourFreakOn 16-17, F 4 Responses Sep 25

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    I am very open minded person....to all....
    gautamkeshu1989 gautamkeshu1989 22-25, M Sep 27

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    My mind was set on how I felt towards those who drank and smoked their life away. But that's exactly what it is, their life. If I cut off everyone who did one or the other, I would...
    anitamigna anitamigna 18-21, F Sep 30

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    I am very open minded and looking to meet with some new people to talk about whatever you wish!
    wheelchairwonder wheelchairwonder 31-35, F 11 Responses Oct 1

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    I am very open. Minded...like and love..black and white both girls...no descrimination at all..
    gautamkeshu1989 gautamkeshu1989 22-25, M Oct 1

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    I am very open minded and looking to meet with some new people to talk about whatever you wish!
    rajatdiukar rajatdiukar 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 2

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    I have always been attracted to white men, but for some reason I have backed away. I think in my mind I have always felt that white men preferred thin, skinny, athletic bodied...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Oct 3

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    I'm open minded but feel most people don't think like me .... I have amazing stories but no one cares to listen .... A mind is a beautiful thing to waste .... So is life.
    dsuzy dsuzy 36-40, F 17 Responses Oct 5

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    Is it possible to be TOO open minded?
    BIackyChan BIackyChan 22-25, M 10 Responses Oct 5

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    Even though I'm open minded, people cant just literally message u about sex things. Like come on u cant ask anyone from the internet if they wanna have sex??!!
    JasmineKay1998 JasmineKay1998 16-17, F 12 Responses Oct 7

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    Let me start by saying this. To me open mindedness is not simply believing every far fetched story that you are told. But rather listening to the story and with rational thought...
    ProfessionalCynic ProfessionalCynic 22-25, M 2 Responses Oct 9

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    I will accept anyone for being anyone...any race, color, creed or sexual preference accepted here. The only thing I stop dead at are child abusers, I wont even waste oxygen on...
    ultimatehacker ultimatehacker 26-30, M 2 Responses Oct 9

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