I Appreciate What Challenges Are Given to Us In Life

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    Recognize the Challenge

    "Whatever doesn't kill you...makes you want to die."  That's from the movie Riding In Cars With Boys.  But...it's true.  That's the challenge of life, getting through those moments that make you want to die, or leave, or give up, or change jobs, or...
    vampireheart vampireheart
    31-35, T
    Aug 14, 2008

    A Dare...

    that life presents us...I see them as a chance to excel and learn life lessons. I have been presented with difficult circumstances, that, at the time, I wasn't sure how to handle, but in the long run, found that I dealt well with and exceeded my own expectations.
    allycat419 allycat419
    46-50, F
    Aug 2, 2008

    Life's Challenges Are Blessings! So Be Happy To Have One And Use It To Your Advantage

    Adversity in life is inevitable for it is the best way to discover your purpose and capabilities of living life as a human. However, challenges are already created by God for you not greater than your strength.  When you think that what you are facing in your life right now is...
    gmpf gmpf
    36-40, F
    Jul 18, 2012

    Double Dipping

    I know that some things are for the better and help us learn/grow and those are the things I cherish and appreciate. I need the little obstacles so that I can prove to myself that I am strong enough to over come. Okay but can someone tell the puppet master to keep the big giant...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    4 Responses May 30, 2008
    deleted deleted
    Mar 10, 2015

    Make Me Stronger...

    I think challenges are there to help one learn and expand one's way of thinking. Most people look at challenges as a way to stop them from doing something. I think that is a limiting way of thinking and they are doing a disservice to themselves. If everything was always easy...
    GoddessNakiBean GoddessNakiBean
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 2, 2008

    And Learn From Them

    I  find that the challenges I am given always turn out to make me stronger. Yes I can moan and groan about them here which makes me look like the biggest cry baby in the world but in my real life that's not the case. I'm strong, hold my own, if I need help I find it as I'm...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    Dec 2, 2007

    It's Meant to Keep You Strong...

    Even if sometimes, I feel like, I've already experienced too much pain and it truly has hurt me a lot, I should say that I am still thankful for having experienced those, because thinking about it, I've realized that without those things that really "hit me in the face"...
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass
    18-21, F
    Aug 7, 2008

    Never Too Late...

    It doesn't matter where I have stopped or in which moment of my life I got tired, what matters is the fact that a "restart" is always possible and necessary, especially when I need a reason to appreciate the changes I have in my life. Restart is to give a new chance for me, it is...
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Jan 29, 2010

    For the Most Part.  Th...

    For the most part.  The challenges we face are what make us who we are.  But every now and then I could use a day off.
    Plum Plum
    26-30, F
    1 Response May 27, 2008

    Keeping In Mind to Be Grateful Does Not Come Without Effort.

    i have to remind myself, sometimes in the midst or after the fact- this challenge is an opportunity for growth. when i can keep that in mind, my life is at its happiest.
    kittten kittten
    46-50, F
    Jan 15, 2008

    Challenge Life

    here we are........life is a challenge and no one accepts the challenge.........why compete when you can succeed.......take the challenge and move to the next level of appreciation........a challenge in life is a building step to where we are heading.....dont abuse where u want...
    eastrandkisses eastrandkisses
    36-40, F
    Nov 11, 2007
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