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I Am Wise Beyond My Years

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 302 People

    theawkochild theawkochild 13-15, F Jun 18, 2014

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    I Think So

    Even though I have lots of years.
    Tamytha Tamytha 36-40, F Feb 26, 2012

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    I Am Wise Beyond My Years

    My rough upbringing and my crazed life over the last year has made me a complete stranger to my friends. I feel like they don't understand me -- lol, I feel like Arnold Schwarzenegger in Total Recall! Where he loses all his memory and everyone has a different perception of...
    chancesbreathe chancesbreathe 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 29, 2009

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    Too Complicated To Explain

    You would think I'm a dumb person because I live in the south or because of my age. We are not smart or dumb on where we live, how rich we are, or our age (well it accounts for some but not the point.) The only main reason why we are wise is because of our mistakes. I have made...
    soulofmusic soulofmusic 18-21, M Feb 12, 2010

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    Hello :) My names is Nancy,

    & I'm new here! I'm a good listener, so if anyone is having any problem, feel free to ask me anything at anytime. So let me introduce myself: -I love reading! & through that I've come to love writing. & just like all the books I read, I love to create a world that i can...
    nancy102102 nancy102102 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 16

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    I just really like to make people happy.

    .and I like to give them advice..My mother calls me little old lady..she tells me that I am too small to be so thoughtful..I think it's cause I used to go to my mothers job..and work with elderly people..who had alm-zimers..and they were a big influence on my life..💕 I will...
    theawkochild theawkochild 13-15, F Jun 18, 2014

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    My Idiot Friends

    i actually had to have a chat with me teacher. he told me that i need to accept that there are people in my class who don't understand things the way i do. that there are things that i think about that they can't even BEGIN to comprehend. like for example: i think a lot about...
    lucideity lucideity 13-15 5 Responses Nov 30, 2013

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    Is it surprising that i'm 14

    and i give pretty good advice? I'm honestly searching for question to answer and give my advice. Is it ok?
    breeAnA13 breeAnA13 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 26, 2014

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    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 13, 2014

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    Sort Of!

    I've always been told that I'm wise beyond my years, yet, I can't seem to apply that wisdom to my own life. I give helpful advise to my friends! I'm like the mother hen of my group! So why can't I figure out my own life?
    lovelyprincess21 lovelyprincess21 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 22, 2013

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    My Life

    I believe i have wisdom beyond my years because of traumatic events in my life they have helped me mature faster and understand people better
    Donalh Donalh 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 17, 2008

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    Connections

    When I was younger I didn't fit in very well with kids my age, especially during high school. I can't seem to understand why do teenagers act a certain way. I'm not saying I'm better than them because trust me, I have done a lot of foolish things in my life but I was somehow...
    CantankerousBabe CantankerousBabe 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 20, 2013

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    No More Then You

    What is Ignorance, But Curiosity? What is myth, But forgotten truth? What is Hate, But Deep feeling? What is Kindess, But Sweetness? Think but dont fear. See but dont Look. Fear but dont Be Afraid. Listen but dont Hear. Hear all, But hear none. When the understand What those...
    StarySkys StarySkys 16-17, F Sep 12, 2012

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    I Grew Up Too Fast.

    I have a rough home life. I was forced to take care of both my parents at a young age, and thus, never really got to be a kid. I have been socially awkward because of this because most teenagers honestly don't care about the 'real world'. They live in this bubble gum pink world...
    absolutionist absolutionist 22-25, F 8 Responses Oct 14, 2010

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    People say that life is a journey,

    they talk about how everyone is supposed to act like an idiot when there younger. Make all the mistakes and grow from them and i've seen others who are wise and good people who were the result of that, for them life was a journey to reach the point of wisdom and maturity that...
    lmpulsive lmpulsive 18-21, M 2 Responses May 25, 2014

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    Life, Test, Fate. :D

    Though bad may come to good people, and good may be a bad mans best friend, karma will find them. Fate will make it so that the bad people meet their match and so that the good will strive. Good things are gifts for learning the lessons you needed to learn in the test life threw...
    Cassiecookie Cassiecookie 18-21, F Aug 16, 2013

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    Wise Like A Lion

    I am fifteen years old, and many other teenagers are often called "young and foolish" of course when you're young you don't understand certain concepts. Lots of teens (I hate to say it) don't have common sense and make the wrong choices, get into the wrong stuff, but I'm...
    DarkPeridot DarkPeridot 16-17, F Jan 5, 2013

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    I'm 18, Yet I'm Not Young.

    People assume that because I am 18, I don't know much. They see me as naive before they even here my opinions. They think I'm reckless just because many of my peers are. Well I am here to tell the world I am young, but not naive. I have learned so much in my (short) lifetime...
    Serendpity18 Serendpity18 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 24, 2008

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    I Feel As Though I Had To Grow Up Before My Time.

    It has proven to have been both a good and a bad experience for me to have become mature and wise beyond my years. It has proven to be bad in that it further increased the divide between myself and my own level of age group. I just ended up detached almost from the crowd, it...
    teeny09 teeny09 36-40, F 4 Responses Mar 9, 2012

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    "Looking Back At The World From A Different Perspective.."

    Starting since I was a kid... I've always seen things from a deep perspective. I questioned everything, and it all began from a little thing like talkin' back as a child, but if you think about it; it’s good that a kid is not that gullible. Oh but that's nothing, as I got older...
    MeAgainstDaWorld MeAgainstDaWorld 18-21, F 1 Response May 13, 2012

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    The Power

    Just to let you know, my dreams are very vivid. Once I had a dream of a great war. My surroundings looked like something from the movie Tron Legacy (Though I had the dream before that movie came out). My master stood next to me with our army behind us, the other army approaching...
    ShizenNoSeishin ShizenNoSeishin 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 3, 2011

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    How can one have great relationships?

    Firstly, discover the similarities. Secondly, respect the differences.
    Terrain12 Terrain12 31-35, F Aug 10, 2014

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    Maturity Too Soon?

    When I was little I had a rouph child hood.  My mom never loved me, and my dad tried the best he could but was barely around because of that. When I was around my mom she told me stuff like: She hated me; II was a big mistake; I was the reson her and my grandma (which I have...
    Dyingontheinsidegirl Dyingontheinsidegirl 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 27, 2012

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    Hm

    i like to think i am. But that would just be my ego talking. I still have much to learn :]
    kittycat101303 kittycat101303 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 1, 2010

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    Knowledge

    There was a time in my life where I felt completely lost and I didn't know my place in this world, and when I prayed to God, it was like he was lost to me. But one day I sat in my room completely and utterly bored out of my mind. Only, I could have left my room and done...
    ShizenNoSeishin ShizenNoSeishin 16-17, M Jul 10, 2011

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    Why Can I Not Stop Worrying About The World And It's Secrets And The Corrupted People Who Have Lead Us Into Our Unpure State

    My Father died when i was only ten years old it happened four years ago. I wanted to know at that moment why did it have to happen to me. What have i done wrong to lose someone so dear to me. I thought and thought and i came up with the answer 2 weeks later. I saw that God has a...
    katrina97 katrina97 13-15 2 Responses Apr 13, 2012

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    A Few Steps Ahead

    I don't think I am really smarter than anyone my own age.  At 25, the only thing I'm learning lately is how little I know.  When I was in college my professors were always impressed with my ability to see cause and effect.  Perhaps that is why I got a...
    octaviaslady octaviaslady 22-25, F Jul 30, 2009

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    Wisdom Unknown

    This past fall, I started college and realized that I have deep thoughts and unorthodox views.  I didn't know what my thoughts were until my professor found me out and pointed it all out to me.  I thought I was crazy.  I still have a hard time seeing myself as...
    Binaballerina Binaballerina 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 27, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    Definitely getting older, but I'm not complaining about that...there are some great advantages to it. Unfortunately, the mistakes have been extremely numerous.....a semi-lucid...
    Extant1 Extant1 51-55, M 5 Responses Apr 13

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    First hurdle If you keep bothering about grammar, the presentation, the perfection of what you want to write, you never write anything. I am ditching that. I want to share the...
    xtaldart xtaldart 31-35, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    A list of my favorite Mark Twain Quotes: "Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the...
    professionalderpist professionalderpist 41-45, F Apr 8

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    I'll be fine i swear, I'm just gone beyond repair.
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 10

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    Yeah I hear all this talk of planets being unable to sustain life what so ever. No, those planets can't sustain OUR life and the other life forms that inhabit Earth. I don't...
    PaxTerra PaxTerra 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 15

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    When you love someone beyond the limits you could have ever imagined. When nothing or no one else can compare. When you want the best for them, no matter what. When you are...
    Stickwithmebaby Stickwithmebaby 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    I know my purpose in life. I know who gave me life. I know I am not here just by chance. I know others are blessed as well. I know life is about being a blessing to others...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    A little over 10 years into my marriage, I cheated on the most wonderful women in the world. She forgave me. After years of counseling and therapy, I gained an understanding about...
    krisea krisea 51-55, M Apr 17

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    I HAVE HAD A FRIEND FOR 25 YEARS. HE HAS AN IQ OF OVER 150. HE ALSO HAS SCHIZOID PERSONALITY DISORDER, BI POLAR TYPE 2 AND PTSD AMOUNGT SOME OTHER YET UNIDENTIFIED NEUROLOGICAL...
    cavedweller2 cavedweller2 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 21

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    I've always wanted to do this and decided to pull the trigger, well, 12 years ago. Allison is now 17 years old or will be in June. I haven't been a good letter writer. My...
    steverick steverick 56-60, M 4 Responses Apr 10

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    I'm a male in my 30's. Growing up, I always had crushes on girls (and Women). I'm fact, my first "girlfriend" was in kindergarden. She and I would sit against the lockers during...
    SagittariusBlunt SagittariusBlunt 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 22

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    On my first day of school when I was in 5th grade I was starting at a new school. My family had moved from another city during the summer between my 4th and 5th grade years. On my...
    beatendownbylife47 beatendownbylife47 13-15, F Apr 23

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    I couldn't sleep last night and I started thinking about a nasty break up with my high school sweet had. Problem, it was 40 years ago and every now and then it gets to me. Since I...
    cdLisas cdLisas 56-60, T a week ago

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    Starting at a very old age we get this idea in our head that we want to be older, because all of our role models are older. Everyone we admire on TV is older than we are and we...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 8

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    its not far away to me - years just muddle up together - I hope I am as happy as I feel now maybe happier! That would be great . I want to be healthy and enjoy working out as much...
    blonde10 blonde10 36-40, F Apr 9

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    5 years from now I want an office job
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 10

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