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

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    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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    “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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 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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    The older I get the more I believe that our purpose of being here is to learn how to love, both ourselves and each other. That's it. KISS...that is "keep it simple stupid" to...
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    1. Life (being alive) - Just being alive is such a wonderful thing, because I'm breathing and I'm able to live life! With being alive, I learn how to be a human. I make mistake and...
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    AFTER A WHILE (Veronica Shoftshall, 1971) After a while you learn the subtle difference between holding a hand and chaining a soul and you learn that love doesn't mean leaning and...
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    You can't achieve everything you want to in your own life if you don't love yourself. You can go far, but I believe the unhappiness will catch up with you eventually. The most...
    MajesticMia MajesticMia 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 29

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    I'm back to wonder again what's the point of it all. We spend all our days working for money and our nights just finding ways to pass the time. Spend time with people who mean...
    alyssakayart alyssakayart 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 28

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    I've honestly never had friends, not even as a small child. I was always that one quiet kid that everyone thought was creepy or weird that played alone in the graveyard while...
    MechaKimochii MechaKimochii 18-21, F Apr 3

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    So... I just finished reading The Plague Dogs by Richard Adams. I've never been in love with books about animals... I haven't read books like that since I was in elementary school...
    IntenseCookie IntenseCookie 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I believe we are (in scientific perspective) a lowest energy cost function searching for a stable energy state so we can still survive and exist and maybe we can grow either. I...
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    Today I must speak on experiences, choices, and paths that lead closer or farther away from our created destiny. I imagine my destiny as like a train I must catch. Sometimes when...
    liveurbestlifenow liveurbestlifenow 31-35, F Mar 22

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    Why do we Pray? We pray because we Love. *If we don't love, we don't care. If we don't care, there is no need for a prayer.* We pray because we believe that our prayers would...
    KaleidoscopeMoment KaleidoscopeMoment 36-40, F 10 Responses Apr 2

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    Jason Mraz - I'm yours... another song that follows me all through the day!Lyrics:Well you done done me and you bet I felt itI tried to be chill but you're so hot that I meltedI...
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    When my preschoolers say something insulting to one another I don't scold them but redirect them in a healthy manner. When my students at my coaching job lose track of what...
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    I liked this article I ran across today so I thought I'd share it. And above is a photo from one of my recent #13's. :) "1. All truth is a paradox. Life is a precious unfathomably...
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    What could be one of the worst advice given to the world? Not just to a person , but the world ? " just Be yourself " - just like Yolo , this will cause , has misled the world...
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    I was at a training last week on how parents need to cope with their teenagers, esp. this tech-savvy generation. There was one very interesting letter/contract that was shared with...
    Aryg Aryg 36-40, F 16 Responses Apr 7

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    Today March 25, 2015 is Wonderful and Wonder-Filled Wednesday It is considered something else to others but to me, it is a beloved Friend's Day The week is in the middle of its...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F Mar 25

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    I don't think it's wrong to be happy. I believe everyone has a baseline emotionally. The way you generally feel when there is not something specific going on to affect your mood...
    littlecreekgirl littlecreekgirl 41-45, F 5 Responses Apr 1

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    Just when I think I have experienced every type of love imaginable the Universe throws me a curve ball. My first love of course was for my Parents and extended family, some more...
    bowchickawowow bowchickawowow 41-45, F Apr 6

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    I had a chat with my bf. He is going through a similar situation as I am. His family is also broken. My heart is heavy for him. It's not fun when you feel alienated in your own...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F Apr 1

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    I had a chat with my bf. He is going through a similar situation as I am. His family is also broken. My heart is heavy for him. It's not fun when you feel alienated in your own...
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    I had a chat with my bf. He is going through a similar situation as I am. His family is also broken. My heart is heavy for him. It's not fun when you feel alienated in your own...
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    I had a chat with my bf. He is going through a similar situation as I am. His family is also broken. My heart is heavy for him. It's not fun when you feel alienated in your own...
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    I had a chat with my bf. He is going through a similar situation as I am. His family is also broken. My heart is heavy for him. It's not fun when you feel alienated in your own...
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    -- THIS IS WHY WE SHOULD NEVER SAY WHY LORD, WHY ME…..  Life through our eyes Me (in a tizzy) : God, can I ask you something? GOD: Sure. Me: Promise...
    ZolaJam ZolaJam 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 20

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    Being in the great white North of the Upper Penn. of Mich you have to learn to have fun in the snow. Pretty much everyone has a snow machine or two. On this day the snow was deep...
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