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I Am Very Philosophical

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    I Have Phases: - There have been these phases in my life when I have been at my philosophical best. I don't see it as an advantage. I have this detached phases. I can't explain it...
    tenderfoot1 tenderfoot1 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 19, 2008

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    The Second Self - There's a book titled "The Second Self" that I read about 25 years ago. It's about how we interact with computers. They tested babies, teens and adults, and the...
    angsty angsty 61-65, F 3 Responses Nov 14, 2011

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    Thought - I think this group should be titled 'I Consider Myself to be Very Philosophical' because to be philosophical you must first perceive yourself to be so, and perception is...
    avprobeauty avprobeauty 22-25, F Dec 29, 2011

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    And Then There Was Nothing - Every Saturday night since I found EP, back in July of 2010, I've been here pounding away at the keyboard (first my droid, then in April my laptop...
    angsty angsty 61-65, F 8 Responses Feb 4, 2012

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    To Think Or Not to Think? - I don't really know what to write here, I haven't given it much though, which is unusual for me 'cause I usually think very deeply into the most...
    MarsII MarsII 16-18, M 3 Responses Nov 18, 2007

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    I Went To A Party - The existentialists were in the corner of the room, smoking. The Christians were in the bathroom, washing their hands. The Platonics were observing the...
    angsty angsty 61-65, F 6 Responses Jun 27, 2011

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    Accepting The Inevitable - I'm losing my hearing. I will turn 59 this summer, roughly when my father started to lose his. I have a lot of his dna, including his love of music. All...
    angsty angsty 61-65, F 4 Responses May 1, 2011

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    I Was A Kid With Deep Thoughts - My parents (rip) had a hard time understanding why I'd rather be reading my older brother's college text books than playing. I read Sartre, Camus...
    angsty angsty 61-65, F 7 Responses Jul 20, 2010

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    Joy. One of the duties of man is to cultivate his inner joy. But many religions have forgotten this precept. Most temples are dark and cold. The liturgical music is pompous and sad...
    Kaddath Kaddath 41-45, M Mar 18

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    Once a Sufi master was dying. He was worried about how his three disciples would find a new master. If he said, “go to such and such” it would have been easy but he wanted them...
    Kaddath Kaddath 41-45, M Mar 24

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    Lately I've been having some trouble with reality. I don't know, maybe it's stress, but lately I find myself getting really unsure about what's going on, what's real and what's not...
    yourguardianangel9613 yourguardianangel9613 16-17, F 1 hr ago

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    Why Believe God Exists? (Part 1)Are there any compelling reasons to think that God exists? Can we know with good reason that there is a God? If so, what counts as proof? If there...
    WilliamC WilliamC 61-65, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I think there is a philosophical question here somewhere... I am certainly a pretender. Particularly in work, with 'friends', at the school gate, as a wife. I think the inly...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Mar 19

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    I truly wish guns and more powerful weapons did not exist. These type of weapons are meant to take a life away instantly. Many people have the mindset to kill, not to restrain...
    samoralsophy samoralsophy 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 29

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    http://www.celebrities-galore.com/celebrities/peaches-geldof/birthday-number/ Born 13/3/1989 = life path number (34)/7 Yet ironically & most common Peaches! Died 07/04/2014 she...
    cycloneange cycloneange 70+, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    Read my philosophical theory of perfection http://theperspectiveweown.blogspot.com/2014/03/hacking-word-perfection_19.html?m=1
    iiMiller iiMiller 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 19

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    This world is fallen; that's true. It strives to crush us everyday. So many times I've reached out to people, and feel helpless, because I'm failing, failing, failing. And so...
    CoriWilson CoriWilson 18-21 1 Response Mar 19

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    School for Fools 2009 US teacher broke law by describing creationism as 'superstitious nonsense' The Guardian, 2009, May 2009 A US teenager has successfully won a lawsuit...
    EarthlingWise EarthlingWise 41-45 5 Responses Mar 21

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    I don't know where my life is going. I don't care about school. I think it's the most absolute stupid thing. Waste of time. I wish I could camp all the time or something like that...
    matt6521 matt6521 13-15, M Mar 25

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    How Much Do You Pay? Eyedea (AKA Oliver Hart on this particular album) was never the easiest rapper to listen to. Although lyrically gifted, it always felt like he tried to say...
    GiantKaiju GiantKaiju 22-25, F Mar 27

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    I spent a lot of time studying this subject (years ago, so it may have been tweeked since then) but Hawking (et al) believe that our universe is shaped like a soccer ball and that...
    quantumike quantumike 51-55, M Mar 28

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    "Ask and ye shall recieve." I help others because I believe it to be moral behavior, and enjoy it mostly in a 'I'm doing the right thing' kind of way. When I was deciding what to...
    TragicMonkey TragicMonkey 31-35, M 4 Responses Mar 28

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    because I simply enjoy a good conversation. Philosophical Political Sexual I shy away from biblical, those can get heated with some people. Frankly anything that stimulates my...
    BigTexDfw BigTexDfw 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 29

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    It used to be that my best friend (a man) and I (a woman) could joke around, have fun, do things- but since I moved in with him going on 3 years ago, it all seemed to change in a...
    Sweetlady58 Sweetlady58 56-60, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    id love to have a friend i can talk to a lot. whos compassionate and caring when i need someone there and will listen. someone to goof off with. who doesnt get offended by my...
    hallowedwillow hallowedwillow 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 1

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    I believe reason is innate-- we are all born with it. Some of us reason scientifically, some of us reason spiritually, some of us reason philosophically. . . but we all reason...
    joshcastanza joshcastanza 31-35, M Apr 2

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    1. I have two dogs. 2. I have REALLY bad memory 3. I'm very introverted 4. I try to be more open the last 2 years. 5. I haven't seen my father for 10 years. 6. The person I love...
    toughbaby toughbaby 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    Your Colors Say You Are Caring When you are at peace, you are: Deeply stable When you are moved to act, you are: Giving and warm When you are inspired, you are: Creative and...
    poisonlady poisonlady 31-35, F Apr 4

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    Recently (last week) I went on a family Spring Break to Quepos, Costa Rica and stayed in a luxurious villa. During the week of exploring and adventures, I met this man who worked...
    RubyG727 RubyG727 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    You are a Wolf! (your score: 23) 23 Characters: Marek, Alanka, Kerza, and Kara in the Aspect of Crow trilogy and "Storm Reaper"; Lance in "The Wild's Call" Powers: Stealth...
    codait codait 16-17, F Apr 6

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    It's funny that I have always been aware of the fact that I really do admire and value intelligence, but it was last week that I noticed how much difference it makes when it comes...
    ladysmith ladysmith 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    Now don't get me wrong, there needs to be some physical attraction as well! However, for me, the mind behind the beauty is where it's at... I want to run deep in your imagination...
    shoehorny shoehorny 41-45, M 6 Responses Apr 8

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    This is my experience with love and doubt (read on- it's not all rainbows and butterfly's, there's a twist). I welcome all of your feedback (and ridicule) and would love to know if...
    HopefulLovelyLioness HopefulLovelyLioness 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    This is my experience with love and doubt (read on- it's not all rainbows and butterfly's, there's a twist). I welcome all of your feedback (and ridicule) and would love to know if...
    HopefulLovelyLioness HopefulLovelyLioness 26-30, F a week ago

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    This is my experience with love and doubt (read on- it's not all rainbows and butterfly's, there's a twist). I welcome all of your feedback (and ridicule) and would love to know if...
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    This is my experience with love and doubt (read on- it's not all rainbows and butterfly's, there's a twist). I welcome all of your feedback (and ridicule) and would love to know if...
    HopefulLovelyLioness HopefulLovelyLioness 26-30, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    This is my experience with love and doubt (read on- it's not all rainbows and butterfly's, there's a twist). I welcome all of your feedback (and ridicule) and would love to know if...
    HopefulLovelyLioness HopefulLovelyLioness 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    This is my experience with love and doubt (read on- it's not all rainbows and butterfly's, there's a twist). I welcome all of your feedback (and ridicule) and would love to know if...
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    This is my experience with love and doubt (read on- it's not all rainbows and butterfly's, there's a twist). I welcome all of your feedback (and ridicule) and would love to know if...
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    This is my experience with love and doubt (read on- it's not all rainbows and butterfly's, there's a twist). I welcome all of your feedback (and ridicule) and would love to know if...
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    This is my experience with love and doubt (read on- it's not all rainbows and butterfly's, there's a twist). I welcome all of your feedback (and ridicule) and would love to know if...
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    This is my experience with love and doubt (read on- it's not all rainbows and butterfly's, there's a twist). I welcome all of your feedback (and ridicule) and would love to know if...
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    This is my experience with love and doubt (read on- it's not all rainbows and butterfly's, there's a twist). I welcome all of your feedback (and ridicule) and would love to know if...
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    This is my experience with love and doubt (read on- it's not all rainbows and butterfly's, there's a twist). I welcome all of your feedback (and ridicule) and would love to know if...
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    This is my experience with love and doubt (read on- it's not all rainbows and butterfly's, there's a twist). I welcome all of your feedback (and ridicule) and would love to know if...
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    Fear of the unknown. It’s a vexing quality that nearly every person seems to possess. It’s a fear that has stifled the lives of all that have known it. I’m certainly no...
    GiantKaiju GiantKaiju 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I wrote one story describing myself, and it's been nearly a year since. This is some kind of, but not only, an update as well as an add-on to the previous one, to which I adhere my...
    basicallydifferent basicallydifferent 16-17, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I would like to debate, publicly, creationism/intelligent design and evolution. The stipulations, though, are weird. For one, if you are christian and believe that the universe was...
    TheFurryOat TheFurryOat 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    Just because I'm sick of having to repeat myself over and over... The one thing I hate, is sounding like I'm a business deal to another person constantly, especially after the...
    Lunarflowerrr Lunarflowerrr 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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