I Believe That People Can Change

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 169 People

    Sure they can; an external force is necessary,

    a life changing occurrence, or a moment of deep introspection, a spark of morality that makes you realize, even if just for a fleeting moment, that you have done wrong. Everyone is born on a blank slate, situations tilt you towards the good or the evil.
    countingthestars countingthestars
    22-25, M
    Mar 5, 2014

    Living Proof

    I hate the saying that 'a leopard never changes its spots', if that were the case, what is the point in us having determination of our own lives, of us acquiring education and understanding. We, as individuals, are ever-changing, we learn things each and every day which help us...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Dec 26, 2008

    today the old me sleep

    for good tomorrow the new me is awakened.
    LoneWarrior94 LoneWarrior94
    18-21, M
    Jan 23, 2015

    In this relationship,

    I am hoping and I do believe him when he says he will change. At first I allowed the disrespect, because I never thought the relationship was serious. to me it was about the sex. Now that we haven't been separated. I find myself losing my patience. I am demanding behavioral...
    wanderlustlover wanderlustlover
    26-30, F
    Jan 13

    I have changed. I am a totally different person

    than I was four years ago. I have new friends, a plan for my future, and I am happy. I want new things out of life and i have different needs. Why would anybody want to be the same person they were when they were 16?
    texasdiamond texasdiamond
    22-25, F
    Oct 4, 2014

    One Step At A Time

    anybody can change,but one needs to have the wants and needs to change. Even if it's just a little thing. Little things add up to bigger things. 
    Behopefull Behopefull
    46-50, F
    1 Response Sep 11, 2011

    I believe people can change good

    and bad. My ex is a great example of this. We dated all threw high school and we had a great relationship we had a lot of things in common as far as interests, religious views etc. When we turned 18 we decided this was the real deal and became engaged. He was a wonderful man...
    Chicgeekgal Chicgeekgal
    26-30, F
    Aug 18, 2014

    They Really Can

    My belief that people and situations can change is very central to who I am. It's the reason why I'm forgiving and believe in second chances and it's the reason I don't give up easily and usually don't get cynical about the world we live in. Transformation is the whole point...
    moonlitReveries moonlitReveries
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 24, 2009
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