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I Aspire To Be A Better Me

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    I Think Everyone Is Trying To ..... - I am trying to aspire myself to be a better B and better for my future family even though i have a long time from that point. I am going to...
    TwitchyTwitch TwitchyTwitch 22-25, M Jul 13, 2012

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    Cut The ...moorings !! - **** happens but life goes on... a sense of detachment let go..... the things... negative.. dramas ... Wishs.. is necessary !!
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 6, 2012

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    Always Trying - I always say that I am aspiring to be the best version of me. I know that I'm not perfect (nobody is -- another thing I like to say is "a perfect person is just...
    AnonymousEP77 AnonymousEP77 41-45, M Jun 14, 2013

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    Love ! - Love gives meaning toour relations  , generates goodfeelings and thoughtspromotes cooperation , respect and tolerance !
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 2, 2012

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    Love In Ep !! - I found a special person in EP.My life has changed..I go  be a father ..I go  marry ..we are happy and grateful ...E
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 22, 2012

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    Problem Solver? - I am a thinker at heart and would probably describe myself as someone who thinks about things far too much. This usually means I can be very objective about...
    captainpedantic captainpedantic 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 20, 2013

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    Happiness ! - " Material things give comfort , not happiness . Happiness is something that is subtle and deep in our consciousness . Happiness is to be filled internally , entire...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 14, 2012

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    Love ! - Love is the strongest impulse of the universe, the sovereign plan of the cosmic evolution . Everything comes to him and for him : the rocks and plants , animals and men...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 14, 2012

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    Habits ! - Our habits and personality traits are continually changing. They are influenced by conditioning our mind receives from various sources such as reading , TV , or even...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 1, 2012

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    Reality Check - I woke up this morning with a bunch of "oh my what was I thinking" swirling around in my head. I have those.....reality check kind of moments now and then, and they...
    tayadora tayadora 36-40, F Apr 7, 2011

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    Well, Looks Like Today Is - the beginning of my happiness. I'm actually to the point where I've motivated myself enough to get back into doing the things I used to. I'm not...
    SweetxSorrow SweetxSorrow 18-21 Jun 25, 2012

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    Not Just Better, But Happier Too! - I was reading some of the stories here. I agree with the goal of wanting to be *better* in so many ways, but for me it's also very very...
    MakingPeace MakingPeace 46-50, M 7 Responses Feb 2, 2008

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    Curious - What is the driving force that moves you to achieve your goals?  Why do we feel compelled to make goals?  How do you kick start your desire to achieve? ...
    Freestanding Freestanding 51-55, F 8 Responses Jan 23, 2008

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    The Right Girl At The Wrong Time. - Today was like the mother of all bad days.....nothing seemed to go right. I thought at one point that it might turn around, but then to realize...
    tayadora tayadora 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 1, 2011

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    The Burden of Better - A better me.  Better than what?  Are we all really here to climb to some vague, self imposed fortress of greatness?  The ...
    Freestanding Freestanding 51-55, F 39 Responses Apr 28, 2008

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    Suddenly - The rain was relentless today, and only seemed to lighten up when I wasn't standing in it. I was truly feeling very unsure of myself and quite vulnerable. Every hour of...
    tayadora tayadora 36-40, F 3 Responses Mar 28, 2011

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    True Friends - - Rashid and Jamal, friends from day one The world is unfair, my friend, this may be But the two of them, they’re there for each other Dreamteam, they could not...
    ColouredSmurf ColouredSmurf 13-15, F Aug 9, 2012

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    Will Be ! - will be times when it becomes necessary to introvert , quiet the mind , and deep dive into the world of our highest thoughts !
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 14, 2012

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    Me !! - perdido em mim perdido num mundo que a muito deveria ter deixado partes partidas sem possível reparação sobrevivo sem razão sigo pelo caminho da desilusão já s...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 15, 2012

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    But Before I Do, I Must Ask, "who Am I?" - First, let me state what I am not. I am not my name, my job, my actions, my words, my friends, my family, my life, my...
    monsterdog81 monsterdog81 31-35, M 2 Responses May 1, 2011

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    Climbing That Ladder - I was at the bottom of the ladder I'd climb one step and I'd fall back down Climb 5 steps and I was back on the ground Every step I took would land me...
    InmemoryofLifelessStar InmemoryofLifelessStar 18-21, F Feb 6, 2012

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    I Can Only Start Again.... - was very hard this experience put me on the ground and destroyed all my hard work for two years the hard work of becoming a different person...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 5, 2012

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    Post Traumatic Growth - I volunteer with veterans, many of whom suffer with PTSD ... Post traumatic Stress Disorder.I recently came across the following which can relate to many of...
    Annikka Annikka 51-55, F 1 Response Mar 20, 2012

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    Misunderstood - Sometimes I get so angry at the world. Angry because I will always be misunderstood. Angry because people will never share the same mental capacities as I. Angry...
    HopelessInMiami HopelessInMiami 26-30, F Jun 2, 2013

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    A Work In Progress - I'm not trying to convince you of anything. I'm just trying to live my life while overcoming a profoundly unpleasant condition of birth. Born with a brain...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 3 Responses Sep 22, 2009

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    I Do - I aspire to be a better person due to having a source of inspiration in my life - life that touches my own and shows me forth a light along my path reminding me how I can...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Sep 10, 2008

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    Every day, 1 step at a time, putting 1 foot in front of the other. Today I could think about it without having the anger, hurt, despair and malice come up. It was just for a...
    lemonthyme lemonthyme 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 11

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    Infinite Possibilities - " When you live your life with an appreciation of coincidences and their meanings,you connect with the underlying field of infinite possibilities. "~Deepak...
    Annikka Annikka 51-55, F 1 Response Apr 1, 2012

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    Life ! - Life is full of endings and new beginnings . At every turn there is something that challenges us , is the new , formidable , or simply the family . What for some is an...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 16, 2012

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    Be A Better Me - I am quiet, shy, and tend to be reserved.I want to re-from myself and create a better and more open and kinder person.So I start reading inspirational books, and i...
    TamiStar TamiStar 16-17 1 Response Mar 7, 2012

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    One Day At A Time - I'm still in this rut, asking myself if I'm depressed. I can't give an answer. I try so hard to think positive thoughts, negative ones often cross my mind...
    Milly8 Milly8 22-25, F Nov 11, 2013

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    Words ! - my words are not taken from a book they are taken  from my heart I expect nothing of you not even thank you but if someone can use my words I'll be happy to be...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 5, 2012

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    Empower Yourself.. - Its raining cats and dogs right now in NY. My joints and bones are so achy, but I'll get through it. There is no simplicity in my life but that is because...
    HubbaBubba421 HubbaBubba421 22-25, F 1 Response May 21, 2012

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    Unfortunately Me - To whom it may concern, Let me tell you a little about myself, since I believe that I have been misinterpreted by you and many others. I am a person...
    tayadora tayadora 36-40, F 3 Responses May 1, 2011

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    Precision ! - I  consider each situation ... what to do, how and for how long .. recognize when something is not right .. ready to start again !
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 2, 2012

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    Continually Improving - Only through continued self examination can I really achieve my aspirations to become a better version of myself. I need to analyze my actions, motivations...
    Mello Mello 26-30, F 19 Responses May 18, 2008

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    Before ! - Before judging my life or my personality, pants my shoes and cover the way that I walked, live my sadness, my doubts, my joys;  covers the years that I covered...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 16, 2012

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    I've Grown As a Person - I believe in everyone life comes a time that they feel this way, and I've been there many times. I haven't really been a bad person, all my life I have...
    Friendlybabe Friendlybabe 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 23, 2008

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    Just Wish - i knew where to begin.  if i know who i was, i would work so hard to be a better version of it. 
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 30, 2009

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    Never Never Land - A profound question came to me late last night from a person much younger than I........"What do you want to be when you grow up?" I laughed and said...."Who...
    tayadora tayadora 36-40, F 1 Response May 24, 2011

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    Breaths Deeply All Day Long ! - Remember your breathing If you can become a master of your breathing you become master of your emotions ... The unconscious continues changing his...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 15, 2012

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    Tomorrow Is Here - I am going to get out of this slump. I will be 29 and have achieved 8/10 goals Ive set out for myself. Sadly, Ive never been able to commit to anything but a...
    HopelessInMiami HopelessInMiami 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 6, 2013

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    5:03pm - She sits at Starbucks wondering what steps to take. She feels alone but every time she looks to the right, he's there. My Prince. My knight in shining armor. We dont have...
    HopelessInMiami HopelessInMiami 26-30, F Jun 2, 2013

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    He Never Gave Up - So Heres the Story (Sorry for the Spelling Mistakes e.t.c Im crap at telling Stories) Once There was this 5 Year Old Kid , Who Spoke so Fast that People could...
    ColouredSmurf ColouredSmurf 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 6, 2012

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    Alone! - I feel that I am rejected by the society, this is normal to me for the last 6-7 years. Never had a friend to share moments! no one to share love ! no invitations for...
    nissn nissn 18-21, M 7 Responses Oct 19, 2011

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    I Want My Life To Make A Differance In Someones Life - This is my life long goal: I want my life to bless everyone's life that I cross in this life. I want to help people restore...
    wildflower65 wildflower65 41-45, F Jan 27, 2011

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    Eternally Aspiring. - I am a firm believer that as humans we will all strive to be better people then we were ten minutes before. And that that will always be a distant yet...
    johnArgus johnArgus 22-25 1 Response Mar 13, 2012

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    And Here We Go Again... - I can't even tell you how many times I've purchased journals in anticipation of filling them with profound thoughts, poetry... things of that nature...
    sparrowminded sparrowminded 22-25, F Jun 19, 2012

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    Scan - Realization Virus DetectorVirus has been detected in Life.exe!!Anger.exe...detectedDepression.exe...detectedUnhappy.exe...detectedLonely.exe...detectedNegative.exe...
    polo8907 polo8907 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 25, 2011

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