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I Believe Our Purpose In Life Is to Listen, Learn, and Love

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    Our Purpose In A Nutshell....

    The most basic of all human needs is the need to feel understood. We have external physical senses, and we also have internal senses that most people have either not tapped into of forgot they are there. Life is about experiencing as much as you can while gaining a better...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 7, 2013

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    Everyone Has A Story

    I believe our purpose in life is to listen,learn, and love. I have always like learning new things, trying new things and being open to what life has for me.  Listening to your heart and soul is what fulfills up and fills our life experiences. These things make us who we are...
    Owleeeeease7 Owleeeeease7 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 9, 2009

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    Everyone Has A Story

    I believe our purpose in life is to listen,learn, and love. I have always like learning new things, trying new things and being open to what life has for me.  Listening to your heart and soul is what fulfills up and fills our life experiences. These things make us who we are...
    Owleeeeease7 Owleeeeease7 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 9, 2009

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    Words Of Wisdom My Father Taught Me

    Listen: listen to the wind in the trees, the still symphony of nature and all She has to share with you. listen to the heartbeat of the Earth, to the rhythm of Life and to changes in the rhythm. the Earth is weeping. Learn: learn everything. everyone is a teacher. every...
    intrepidtraveler intrepidtraveler 31-35, F 19 Responses Oct 24, 2009

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    Be Happy & Learn From My Mistakes

    If I'm happy and learn from my mistakes, everyone benefits.
    WarriorMom WarriorMom 51-55, F 3 Responses Dec 6, 2008

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    Everyone Has A Story

    I believe our purpose in life is to listen,learn, and love. I have always liked learning new things, trying new things and being open to what life has for me.  Listening to your heart and soul is what fulfills us and fills our life experiences. These things make us who we...
    Owleeeeease7 Owleeeeease7 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 9, 2009

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    Mistakes and Failures

    are the beginning of most successes. At least that is what Winston Churchill would like us to believe.  I have found this to be the truth. 
    aftermath aftermath 61-65, F 4 Responses Dec 29, 2008

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    Love And Purpose

    If I had to define a purpose to my life, I think I would have to say:  I'm here to learn about love.  This seems to be what the story lines of my life have been about.  The defining moments of my life appear to point to this.  The struggles.  The...
    Dee67 Dee67 41-45, F 10 Responses Dec 11, 2009

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    Everyone Has A Story

    I believe our purpose in life is to listen,learn, and love. I have always like learning new things, trying new things and being open to what life has for me.  Listening to your heart and soul is what fulfills up and fills our life experiences. These things make us who we are...
    Owleeeeease7 Owleeeeease7 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 9, 2009

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    Just A Thought

    I am where im suppose to be. Im where the beginning meets the end, and all is for once revealed. Life is too precious to spend stressing or worrying. I worry about everything from the things my son does, to the way people perceive me, to the composition of the molecules I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 25, 2013

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    “Believe that life is worth living

    and your belief will help create the fact.” ~William James
    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA 51-55, F Aug 12, 2014

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    Life Is Beautiful.

    Life is so beautiful. So many people don't realize the beauty in it , and that makes me sad. I used to think this world was so cruel, and that it would be better to leave it. But then i realized Its my life. If i want to be happy, than happy i shall be. I noticed that i was...
    Kat5683 Kat5683 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 24, 2013

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    Everyone Has A Story

    I believe our purpose in life is to listen,learn, and love. I have always like learning new things, trying new things and being open to what life has for me.  Listening to your heart and soul is what fulfills up and fills our life experiences. These things make us who we are...
    Owleeeeease7 Owleeeeease7 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 9, 2009

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    Reading through this website helped me so much with my recent situation, that I felt the need to contribute somehow and hope it helps others in return. A little background about...
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    How do we learn about LOVE?We learn it from the people who genuinely understood us, wholeheartedly accepted us, and in the best way they possibly could, always made time for us.How...
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    I've never been unhappier with my life then i am now. I am totally different person then i was 3 years ago. I don't recognize myself anymore. If someone told me 3-4 years ago that...
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    I was recommended the Four Agreements and wanted to continue sharing on this experience since it's where I began. [Disclosure: I am a chemist by trade and new to psychology but I...
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    For me, trees have always been the most penetrating preachers. I revere them when they live in tribes and families, in forests and groves. And even more I revere them when they...
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    Mmmm, that moment when you first walk into the bookstore … the sight of all those books, the excitement of what you might find, in the case of my favourite bookstore the smell of...
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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...
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    http://youtu.be/DGY4SE8QpNI I love how a lot of Swedish music has such a deep meaning to it. Here is the translation: Detta Har Hänt: (This Has Happened) Now I see happiness and...
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    What is Love and what is True Love? You cannot know the whole meaning of Love if you don’t experience it by yourself. It’s not just a happy, joy and good feeling and it’s...
    oneheartE oneheartE 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I am an absolute Christian. I don't embrace relativism. I embrace true truth or absolute truths within the Bible. I don't bend my convictions. I wi discuss with anyone my hard line...
    AbsolutelyTrueTrurh AbsolutelyTrueTrurh 46-50, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Because of my mental illness I am not capable to listen to music or watch tv or read sudden things. I am extreme sensitive and can handel only a view things that do not make me...
    Schitzofrene Schitzofrene 46-50, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    I feel like ****, absolute ****. I have no idea what I going to do with my life. I'm not even sure what I am currently doing with it now. I've been lying to people, people who...
    blackenangels blackenangels 13-15 1 Response Jan 12

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    HELLO DEAR CHRISTIANS! FOR I HAVE BEEN TRYING TO SHARE THIS STORY FOR MANY YEARS.....BUT NOBODY SEEMS TO WANT TO LISTEN AND NOBODY SEEMS TO CARE >>>>>> ***FOR THEY HAVE EYES AND DO...
    LadySweetness LadySweetness 41-45, F Jan 18

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    Inspired By The Leper The leper healed by Jesus as related in Matthew 8 and Luke 5 is, for me, one of the most inspiring people in the history of faith. We are told by Luke...
    perseverer perseverer 51-55, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Hi, everyone. Ever fell in love with the right person at the wrong time? Well, in my case I fell in love with the wrong person at the wrong time. Yes, you didn't misread that. I...
    krokskray krokskray 22-25, M 4 Responses Jan 18

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    Chuck Mangione ft Esther SatterfieldThe Land of Make Believe******************************I just love this song so much.  Haven't played it in a while. But tonight is perfect...
    Love2014nb Love2014nb 51-55, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    "Amazing"AerosmithI kept the right ones outAnd let the wrong ones inHad an angel of mercy to see me through all my sinsThere were times in my lifeWhen I was goin' insaneTryin' to...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 16

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    akindheart akindheart 56-60, F 9 Responses Jan 16

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    seriousmommyprob seriousmommyprob 31-35, F 6 Responses Jan 18

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