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I Believe Arrogance Hinders Personal Growth

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    There are times when I think this can be due to my perfectionist streak, but most of the time I think I'm just being honest with myself, and there's always room for improvement. I...
    sometimeslonelytoo sometimeslonelytoo 41-45, M Jan 7

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    I inherently want to become greater person. Deep within me I am called to make my way through struggles and emerge victorious. Oh yea, I seriously have a "VICTORY" stance.....
    OrchidsNuBlu OrchidsNuBlu 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    I've noticed different sub-personalities within me that affect my moods and behavior. However, I do not have a multiple personality disorder. I do not experience abrupt shifts from...
    DarkPathos DarkPathos 51-55, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    So tonight's topic of interest is arrogance, right. This post is heavily influenced by someone who I will not name because they would just respond in the most ignorant, and...
    theycallmetk theycallmetk 16-17, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    The Rapture.. Carol Brooks “Today’s church wants to be raptured from responsibility.” [Leonard Ravenhill] ON THIS PAGE Introduction Does It Matter? Beliefs...
    Cootamundra Cootamundra 70+, M 1 Response Jan 10

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    The late Whitney Houston sang ... If somebody loved you, don't they always love you? I look in your eyes and know you still care. I believe love is eternal and endless. And all...
    Stufy Stufy 46-50 1 Response 4 days ago

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    There are two types of arrogance that I have identified thus far. The first one is the one that is most common in my society. Arrogance due to natural ego. People get told that...
    theycallmetk theycallmetk 16-17, M 5 days ago

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    I'm frustrated almost beyond reason at the narrow-minded attitudes people allow themselves to have towards those who are different from themselves. My partner has expressed to...
    lyhoma lyhoma 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    It is the mind of people which hinders women in getting equal rights as men.
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 3 Responses Jan 11

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    (PS I KNOW THIS DOESNT HAPPEN EVERYWHERE this is just an event that took place in my life) So recently I got into an argument with this guy who happened to gay. I have nothing...
    JOJOMCGEEE JOJOMCGEEE 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 12

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    The arrogance and ignorance of people is ridiculous. I'm 19 years old and not even a parent yet and a lot of parents now don't bother raising their children. They put kids in front...
    redwings8895 redwings8895 18-21, M 7 Responses 2 days ago

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    You see, I really wonder if it's really so bad. I mean, we all have at least thought about ourselves being put on the pedestal, haven't we? And it's true, we are all very important...
    Ellaven14 Ellaven14 13-15, F Jan 18

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    The scale of suicidal and arrogance but both are looked down at. I act arrogant but by now and do I mean it. It just keeps a positive atmosphere for myself.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Jan 19

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    It is a perfectly natural trait for humans to get angry, upset, etc. We all do and it is sometimes very healthy to do so. Not a good idea to hold all of those emotions in. At...
    SynchronicityMagic SynchronicityMagic 61-65, F 4 Responses Jan 12

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    My college time friend was fired because he had a bad mouth. I know he is very intelligent. But high IQ does not necessary make one intelligent in the society. Traits like...
    katsuobushi katsuobushi 36-40, M Jan 19

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    I don't believe in gender, just like I don't believe in ghosts or goblins, and I don't get why after thousands of years of civilization and intellectual growth, humankind is still...
    astrophobia astrophobia 26-30 Jan 9

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    What Does The Bible Say About Itself? Is the Word of God just an old history book that has been changed through the years? Has God preserved his Word? For what reason did God put...
    Stigmata1 Stigmata1 26-30, M 13 Responses Jan 20

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    "You know what the issue is with this world? Everyone wants a magical solution to their problems, and everyone refuses to believe in magic."- Alice in Wonderland 
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 3 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I always have a feeling they exists out there in the world. I really do believe in it. I have had many encounters to there i have been haunted and scared and afraid to just move...
    navyson89 navyson89 22-25, M 1 hr ago

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    Actually I believe intimacy is not sexual at all. I have been sexual with people with no intimacy what so ever. Conversely, I have been intensely intimate with people, actually far...
    jfar123 jfar123 41-45, M 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    This made me think. Am I strong? Do I feel strong? What is inner strength? Not sure I can answer any of those, but let's see what comes to mind. I know I'm not tough in a...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 1 Response 50 mins ago

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    ANGELS  are all ourond guarding & caring for usNormally we don't see Angels just feel their presenceGod sends his Angels to protect us day and nightEveryone has a Gurdian...
    ANGELOFPEECE ANGELOFPEECE 26-30, F 39 mins ago

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    Rapture a pipedream. A Short History of Pre-TribulationismMichael Cordner in The Rapture of the Church, documents the history of this doctrine.. “Pre-Tribulationism was unknown...
    Cootamundra Cootamundra 70+, M 5 Responses Jan 9

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    YASMIN ALIBHAI BROWN THE INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPER Sunday 18 January 2015 Inequality is threatening to tear our democracy apart, yet the Government is only encouraging it In the...
    sogdianrock sogdianrock 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 18

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    Richest 1% to own more than rest of world (99%), Oxfam says The world's richest 1% of people will continue to become wealthier, says Oxfam The charity's research shows that the...
    sogdianrock sogdianrock 51-55, M Jan 19

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    In the age of highly competitive market, online promotional initiatives are inevitable for the growth of sales and revenue generation. The SMBs and SMEs can largely progress in...
    edr567 edr567 26-30, M Jan 21

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    “At every step, we were told our goals were misguided or too ambitious, that we would crush jobs and explode deficits,” he said. “Instead, we’ve seen the fastest economic...
    tryingagainII tryingagainII 56-60, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    I refer to them as my 'Personal Guidelines,' and they are a set of rules I've given myself, through evaluation of what I believe and what I expect of myself as I go through life...
    KoalaRising KoalaRising 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Your result for The Personality Defect Test ... Robot You are 71% Rational, 43% Extroverted, 29% Brutal, and 14% Arrogant. Robot You are the Robot! You are characterized by your...
    myzterieboy myzterieboy 41-45, M Jan 3

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    I always felt like i was alone on this matter. I know there are a lot of men that appreciat various types of women but i still feel like my preferences are so wide that i can...
    BogdanBolinski BogdanBolinski 18-21, M Jan 1

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    For people interested in reincarnation read the book series by Dr Brian Weiss the first book is Many Lives Many Masters. He had written several books. He is a psychiatrist by...
    Mukwah Mukwah 41-45, F 5 Responses Jan 3

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    What It Means to Accept Christ— A.W.Tozer A few things, fortunately only a few, are matters of life and death, such as a compass for a sea voyage or a guide for a journey across...
    Cootamundra Cootamundra 70+, M Jan 19

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    God and me (Nothing but the truth) Every time I find evidence, I end up doubting if its true evidence. But theres always someone telling me its true, I was made this was. I...
    HandyMannyWanny HandyMannyWanny 16-17, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Anyone that believe evolution is true has the right to challenged those that believe in creation, and many do just that. If any proof became that available that evolution was true...
    Cootamundra Cootamundra 70+, M 9 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    Beautiful cathartic intimacy Deep mutual acceptance Profound sensual surrendered passionate lovemaking Mutual Emotional support Each person putting the other before themselves...
    Ajushi Ajushi 36-40, M 3 Responses Jan 17

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    Parable of the unjust steward (Luke 16:1-8) This parable is a bit difficult to explain, so if someone else has a better view please respond with it. Luke 16 1 And he said also...
    Stigmata1 Stigmata1 26-30, M 3 Responses Jan 18

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    I have always believed in ghost. As a little girl I saw my father after he died. I was eight and no one believed me but my 6 yr old brother. I have not had any other close n...
    Str8sweetness Str8sweetness 31-35, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Pre Tribulation rapture or post tribulation rapture??? I personally believe in a PRE, what would be the point of a post honestly??? What's your take on this???
    kjohn91792 kjohn91792 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    For the last few years, I have worked hard on my physical fitness and the whole issue of health and fitness has become a passion of mine. I recently have toyed with the idea of...
    suzieb1971 suzieb1971 41-45, F 4 Responses Jan 11

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    Sometimes it is just unbelievably unfair. Some people say sweet things without really being sincere. You get that unavoidably happy feeling, especially when that person's...
    2Paz 2Paz 26-30, F 5 Responses Jan 19

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    Timeline part 2. All of my metaphysical training and all my observations of the human experience, around the world and in my own life, tell me that there are no coincidences. There...
    bcvegas4u2 bcvegas4u2 66-70, M a week ago

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    10 years after being with my man, 2 kids and in the past year- 2 years something isn't right. In the last few months it has really blown up. He is extremely paranoid after reading...
    thinkin0fme thinkin0fme 31-35, F 2 days ago

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    What I believe is that attraction based on looks can create a relationship, while personality can cause it to be amazing or collapse under you.
    OrionWolfe OrionWolfe 13-15, M 10 hrs ago

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    Do you get the disorder since you were born or get it in your life time? i believe i dont have this when i was born, i had a lot of friends when i was child. Trauma and bullying...
    chocolattee chocolattee 22-25, M Dec 29, 2014

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    If your doing it for your health I suggest calling it something else so people don't think of you as a fruitcake. These people are not in it for their health, they made their own...
    PixieCutLover PixieCutLover 41-45, M 1 Response Dec 29, 2014

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