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I Am Searching For Wisdom

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    I Am So Different.

    Hello all, I have felt different than others since I was a toddler. To try to explain this to a reg human being feels useless. I learned how to fake it early on, how to hide and also appear to fit in, but have never felt true connection to others. I have been studying ancient...
    bheron1 bheron1 51-55 1 Response Mar 19, 2013

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    Aren't We All?

    the Fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom.i am finding that to be true. God does know The Way;the answer to all of life's questions[tho i may not get all of em here on earth],the reason and purpose for my being..i think getting into a personal relationship with Him is...
    papolina papolina 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 7, 2009

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    Isn't Everybody? ...

    Isn't everybody? She keeps illuding us, though...
    numisiro numisiro 36-40, M 1 Response Dec 26, 2008

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    Wisdom...in A Quote.

    "It's not lies, just marketing"
    Kris99 Kris99 41-45, F Nov 5, 2010

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    Is It Wise To Not Change When Things Are Not The Way You Had Hoped?

    We have enrolled over 13,000 new entrepreneurs in as little as 9 weeks. While, over half have had absolutely no experience and the everyday average person has finally been given the chance to LAUNCH their own career or simply put their own business on the front page of Google...
    RussCampbell RussCampbell 41-45, M Jan 10, 2012

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    When Did We Stop Expecting Wisdom In Our Leaders?

    In early societies, the elders with wisdom would guide/rule their people. Now it seems who ever has the most money has the power to rule and those with the ethics and wisdom are pushed aside. It seems like it has been a long process of brainwashing people into thinking what is...
    Insearchofmore Insearchofmore 51-55, M Mar 10, 2012

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    Don't Envy

     Sometimes we envy others. We look at people we know and just wish we had what they have, even though most of the times we see a surface only. I was like that too, I tended to envy others especially successful and wealthy people. This view changed and you will see what I...
    wisestories wisestories 31-35 Jun 7, 2010

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    What Happened To Kindness?

    I always think in our constantly changing world where values ​​are ridiculed, ignored or neglected, where men and women are rattling at the mercy of events, where the value of a word decreases dangerously, where respect for elders tends to disappear seriously, where the image...
    gr8jesus gr8jesus 51-55, M 6 Responses Jun 26, 2011

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    Life is really simple,

    but we insist on making it complicated. Confucius
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 3 Responses Jul 20, 2014

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    Life Long Search

    The comic Steven Wright joked, "I have a large sea shell collection which I keep scattered on beaches all over the world. Maybe you've seen it." I think wisdom might be a lot like those shells, scattered all over the world. A little bit here, a little bit there...
    outercalm outercalm 46-50, M 3 Responses Sep 24, 2009

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    African Wisdom

    I picked this up somewhere along my travels. It's not my work but it is still good so I thought I would share it here.  A Bitter Heart Devours It's Owner A Negligent Man Starves In The Midst Of Abundance It Is The Rainy Season That Gives Wealth One Does Not Have To Learn How...
    Mehameha Mehameha 51-55, M Jan 8, 2011

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    I Am Still Looking For It

    I guess I may be closer but at the same time far from it.  Perhaps it is inside me and I just have to rediscovered.
    jc2009 jc2009 41-45, M 1 Response Dec 17, 2010

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    More Tid Bits

    Found some more bits of wisdom when cleaning out a box. Again not my work but thought I would share with the project.He who greases his wheel helps his oxen Heroes are bred in lands where livelihood comes hard Every rooster crows on his own dunghill No legacy so rich as honesty...
    Mehameha Mehameha 51-55, M 1 Response Apr 20, 2011

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    Dunno How I Got Into This Group.

    umm...yeah, i'm pretty immature, so a little wisdom should help. Not  actively searching for wisdom though. sorry
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 11, 2009

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    Regarding the right faith,

    there are only two to choose from, the Hebrew faith or the non-denominational grace faith. One of them is right, and the only true faith. I am going to find out the answer at any cost. Will you humble yourself to join the quest? I am not here for self pleasure. There is going to...
    HeavenKnowsWhatComesOverMe HeavenKnowsWhatComesOverMe 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    This Is Kinda Where I Am Right Now

    Working on so many of these...find it inspirational to re-read it often. A Time Comes A time comes in your life when you finally get it. When in the midst of all your fears and insanity you stop dead in your tracks and somewhere the voice inside your head cries out - ENOUGH...
    noexcuses noexcuses 36-40, F 3 Responses Oct 17, 2007

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    By three methods we may learn wisdom: First,

    by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F Jan 15

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    Wisdom, What Is This Thing We Call Wisdom?

    I have to admit that I don't think I would be able to tell the difference between a wise person and someone who has a hidden agenda right now. I do know that it would be nice to have someone who can guide me to the right path because I am stuck in the middle of the woods right...
    bufy1981 bufy1981 26-30, F 2 Responses May 10, 2009

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    The Box

    A long time ago in the land of hushabye Around about the wonderous days of yore There came across a sort of box Bound up with chains and locked with locks And lableled, "Kindly do not touch. It's war." A cree was issued round about with a flourish and a shout And a...
    Mehameha Mehameha 51-55, M 1 Response Jun 17, 2011

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    Found It!!!

    It was down between the cushions of "I know I know nothing" and "the greatest thing is just to love and be loved in return" on the couch of "follow your own bliss"...   a little too abstract...a little too wise...it is time to kiss the earth once again...
    8FOOTDREAD 8FOOTDREAD 41-45, M 9 Responses Apr 16, 2010

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    The Prettiness Of Nature Is Sturdily Related To The Spiritual

    It seems that it is in mans nature to live a spiritual lifestyle We need very much to live a meaningful life and therefore we look to find purpose in our lives Religion is simply a system devised to live your life according to the meaning that you have envisioned for your life...
    gr8jesus gr8jesus 51-55, M 2 Responses Jun 25, 2011

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    Intelligence Vs Wisdom

    "Intelligence is knowing that a tomato is a fruit. Wisdom is knowing not to use it in a fruit salad" Now, my own observation. Intelligence may be taken, but wisdom is more demure and prefers to be chased.
    DarknessCalls DarknessCalls 41-45, T 2 Responses Mar 31, 2011

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    Searchin' For Wisdom

    Searchin' for wisdom,Am,All the time,The more I find,The more I want,That my friends,Keeps me searchin'.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Aug 24, 2012

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    Related Experiences

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    thresaent26 thresaent26 22-25, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    Junecc11 Junecc11 26-30, F 19 hrs ago

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    Dianecc11 Dianecc11 26-30, F 19 hrs ago

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    Dianecc11 Dianecc11 26-30, F 19 hrs ago

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    A giver and a nurturer. I always end up with guys who take advantage of me. I'm just looking for a guy who will appreciate me and make me a priority in his life instead of...
    harmonydreams harmonydreams 31-35, F 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    It's feeling rather unlikely given I'm a GreyRomantic and Love just Doesn't happen for me often at all, Like I'm attracted to people and I see most girls and Go "ooh She's...
    rainyraven rainyraven 31-35, T 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    On the rare occasion I put my body through the abuse of eating at McDonald's, I am more and more convinced it was created by Hitler for mass murder albeit in a sneaky manner!
    AthenaJones AthenaJones 36-40, F 8 Responses 2 days ago

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    I have handled geldings, stallions but I would rather have a mare. In a wild herd the mare is the alpha leader, who uses her wisdom. I think that's way there are so many I have...
    equusrider equusrider 56-60, M 4 days ago

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    I am not still searching for my soul mate... (SMILE )
    Parislee Parislee 36-40, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm a single, caring, openminded, understanding and respectful guy in his 30s who doesn't judge. Is there any genuine women out there who want a meaningful friendship with me?.
    Tannedguy007 Tannedguy007 26-30, M a week ago

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    I learned something very valuable today. Never leave my cell phone on silent. My son has hidden it somewhere, and I've been searching for about two hours. Still can't find it.
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon 31-35, F 14 Responses a week ago

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    "Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time" Betty Smith In an attempt to find inner peace and balance, I got in my car and drove to one...
    lavendersea lavendersea 41-45, F 7 Responses Jun 24

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    Comic wisdom. https://vimeo.com/88401875
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Jun 24

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    I’ve always been fascinated by this world and believed there is more too it than appears or what’s on the surface. I’m also very different and possess unique traits and...
    JadeKnight JadeKnight 26-30, T 2 Responses Jun 24

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    Ouuuh, crime!? Okay I'm in. Lol xD
    Quaenie Quaenie 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 23

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    Wisdom to me. EP Link
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Jun 23

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    Chris noticed bad medicine men. But forgot jobs rare by business plan. http://youtu.be/vw5lwK9UAY8
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Jun 23

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    Corporate sneakery or lie. http://ourfuture.org/20140425/trade-deal-means-lower-wages-for-90-of-americans-why-is-obama-pushing
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Jun 23

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    Why colleges arent good for us. http://youtu.be/7nuyMaUkrRQ http://youtu.be/iisAQFI7A10
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Jun 23

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    Hope. Old man. Whats wrong. Young man. Life bites. Old man. How. Young man. Few care and the abuse goes legal faster. Old man. And that changes what. Young man. Go...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Jun 23