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I Believe We Create Our Own Reality

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    I'Ve Been Looking... - i came into this world unlike any before me and unlike any after me.....as did everyone....why i came as i have and why i am as i will be...i don't know why...
    sanchezy sanchezy 31-35, F May 25, 2013

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    Bronnie Ware's book, 'The Top Five Regrets of the Dying - A Life Transformed by the Dearly Departing' is a memoir of her own life and how it was transformed through the regrets of...
    openwindows openwindows 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 30, 2013

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    The Way I See It - The layer of life that is based on reality, isn't real at all, but a figment of each persons view...their view of others, of life, and of themselves.   so...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 28, 2008

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    It's All Me! - Being that I am the one who decides what I see, experience and feel. I am the only one who can create my reality. No matter what people say it is always me who...
    GoddessNakiBean GoddessNakiBean 36-40, F 6 Responses Feb 1, 2009

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    Sometimes I Wonder…… - Reality is what we are living, whether or not it is real for anyone else if it is real for me it is real. If I think I see aliens it doesn't matter...
    Chelebub Chelebub 51-55, F Feb 10, 2013

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    Creative Minds Are Rarely Tidy... -
    openwindows openwindows 41-45, F Apr 30, 2013

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    Confirmation Bias - I think the vast majority of all conclusions, even and especially those made under the closest scientific scrunity, are subject to confirmation bias.  This...
    Honir Honir 26-30, M 3 Responses Dec 4, 2008

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    I Hope We Can - I believe i can become a better person. I believe it so it is true. I have paid for my actions and will now reap the rewards of living a good life. Does anyone else...
    souloftheether souloftheether 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 10, 2009

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    I Believe We Have The Power To Control Our Lives - I have read a lot here on EP and heard and seen a lot in my real life how people complaint about their unhappy lives and failures...
    deeepsea deeepsea 26-30, F Apr 12, 2012

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    Stop Seeking and You Will Find... - In a Native American parable, the creator gathers all the animals and says: 'I want to hide something from humans until they are ready for it...
    anadolu anadolu 36-40, F 4 Responses Jan 14, 2009

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    I Absolutely Agree - I intuitively cannot see reality any other way. Yes there are plenty of books that agree with this i think though that we need to get past our emotional...
    gothere gothere 41-45 2 Responses Feb 22, 2009

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    This Is Unbelievable, But This Is True - this is about the closest perosn i know as a friend...it was about the time when she was in college, she met this extremely good-looking...
    a1a a1a 18-21 4 Responses Nov 22, 2008

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    Your Thoughts Equal Your Life.... - According to your faith be it unto you...
    openwindows openwindows 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 9, 2013

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    Just What Is Reality? - I do believe that we create our own realities.. because what "I" see as reality, is something quite different than what "you" see. ...
    Dee67 Dee67 41-45, F 9 Responses Oct 11, 2008

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    Love Life, No Regrets - I believe that we all have the capability of making life into anything we want it to be; with a little dedication and determination, we can stop at nothing...
    beautifuldisasterxo beautifuldisasterxo 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 12, 2008

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    True - Well, about 6 years ago I was diagnosed with Multiple sclerosis.my mind and body began to deteriorate, 2 yrs ago my wife was busted for prescription drug abuse, lost her job...
    touchtalk2live touchtalk2live 36-40, M Nov 2, 2012

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    Life Is a Self-fulfilling Prophecy - I truly believe life is a self-fulfilling prophecy.  I don't think that we necessarily all get what we deserve, but we do create the way...
    ReformedAutomaton ReformedAutomaton 36-40, M 9 Responses Nov 18, 2007

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    Embracing My Own Sovereignty - I have been a student of metaphysics for several years.  The most frightening and liberating experience I had over 10 years ago was listening to...
    bemystic11 bemystic11 56-60, F 8 Responses Mar 12, 2009

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    Yeah - Reality here. I'm a mother. I love my baby girl. I love going online, reading, going outside. I love vacation too.  
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 6, 2008

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    Mama always said that as a child, i was so stubborn and strong willed, I could pick a fight with the sun if I didn't like it's lightening. Now everything is like water on a duck...
    Thelightinthesky Thelightinthesky 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    What Is Is, Isn't It? - Or is it all just what is inside?
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 24, 2009

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    Reality Is Subjective... - I believe that reality is subjective... I have my own reality... but it may not be the same reality as yours... I have my beliefs and thoughts and morals...
    phidget phidget 31-35, F 3 Responses May 15, 2008

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    Yes, I do believe we create our own reality... We guide, direct and influence it... By every action, every reaction, every word and every thought we bring about changes whether...
    SoulJourner SoulJourner 36-40, M 3 Responses Jan 10

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    Can Stress Be Calming? - I spent last week gearing up for this week.  This week was suppose to be full of long hours, traffic, desperate phone calls from children and not...
    Freestanding Freestanding 51-55, F 9 Responses Apr 23, 2009

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    It's True and Not Just At the Surface... - To me, it's a fundamental truth that we create and attract what occurs in our lives.  I think the reason that happens is that the...
    bioyah bioyah 41-45, M 2 Responses Sep 7, 2008

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    Me Too~ - I had no choice but to join this group as this has been my life's motto for decades, I am known for this mantra among my few close friends. Sometimes people don't...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone 51-55, F 1 Response Apr 12, 2012

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    Extraordinary Story -   Here is an extraordinary true story about a woman who was dying of cancer and had a near-death experience. Within days, her body was healed...
    anadolu anadolu 36-40, F 5 Responses Dec 21, 2008

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    Reality Bites...and I Did It to Myself... - ...I didn't learn...really get it...that we create our own realities until recently...by then, I had already created years of misery...
    SerenitySeeker SerenitySeeker 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 15, 2008

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    Every Decision, Action, Tho... - Every decision, action, thought, etc. goes into making your own reality.  Sometimes you may share that reality with someone else but sometimes...
    KiaC KiaC 31-35 2 Responses Apr 11, 2008

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    So True - Everyone see's stuff different Cause it's what they precieve. I mean you hear all the time The Real world. What exactly is the Real World? What may be real to me, May not...
    matthewsmommy matthewsmommy 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 6, 2008

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    More Often Than Not. - I enjoy remaining blissfully unaware in most situations. It helps me to maintain a certain distance from the drama that seems to be going on everywhere...
    xstarxdestinedx xstarxdestinedx 22-25, F 10 Responses Jan 31, 2009

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    Dreams and Reality - People usually dont realize how much their hopes and dreams are affecting the reality... i myself too dont still underestand it, but i try to learn it.
    AwakingDreamer AwakingDreamer 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 17, 2008

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    A Story I Wrote... - I wrote a story a couple of years ago about a relationship between an Aries-Taurus cusp and a Libra-Scorpio cusp. The saying goes "opposites attract" and this...
    ForeverNaive ForeverNaive 18-21, F Aug 18, 2012

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    I Believe In Partial Control - I believe that we do not shape our reality entirely. I believe that in order to know that the computer is a computer, it takes the faith...
    TheWicked TheWicked 26-30, F Feb 13, 2009

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    The Blue Feather Project -  I discovered this wonderful idea that we create our reality a few years ago. However, it wasn't simply a conclusion that I came up with over time...
    fudgibaby fudgibaby 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 16, 2008

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    I Think So, I'm Hoping ... - I think so, I'm hoping I read the phrase right.  I don't know why it would switch pronouns like that. "Do you believe you create our own...
    mandarose524 mandarose524 26-30, F Apr 11, 2008

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    100% - We completely decide what we allow in our lives and how it will affect us. we decide what reactions we will have to these things. none of us are victums.
    goldie25 goldie25 31-35, F 4 Responses Aug 7, 2008

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    Why Must We Do This To Ourselves? - A lot of people would likely read the title of this group and assume it means to take action of your own life. To get out there and seize...
    itsmesally itsmesally 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 8, 2010

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    It's Worth The Effort - No one really got anywhere by sitting at home.  I tend to feel guilty if I watch T.V. for too long, for all the other things that need to be done. ...
    UnderEli UnderEli 41-45, M Aug 13, 2010

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    This is my dream. I love drawing and writing ever since I was younger. I wish I had others interested in creating one with me, but there aren't to many people interested in comics...
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    There are times fantasy can't distract us from reality. Times that we simply wish to be heard, listened to, understood. But those around us prefer a different route. We are born...
    superficialife superficialife 22-25, F Apr 2

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    1 - I believe in love and the power of love. I believe love has the power to turn a life around, for both the one who gives it freely and the one who receives it. I believe love...
    diablesse34 diablesse34 46-50, F 14 Responses Apr 4

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    IF god existed this is what I would say to him: Sir with all due respect, it's not fair that you created beings with the capacity to get addicted to pleasure and feel pain because...
    superficialife superficialife 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 19

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    Defense of Total Depravity and Its Effects on the Human Will ~ Total Depravity means that sin has touched all of what a person is. In the unbeliever this means that his...
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    Defense of Total Depravity and Its Effects on the Human Will ~ Total Depravity means that sin has touched all of what a person is. In the unbeliever this means that his...
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    I only need to see how years of negativity has manifested in my life to believe how powerful this “law” is. My present life is a clear demonstration of “like attracts like...
    ProgressNotPerfection ProgressNotPerfection 41-45, M 3 Responses Mar 25

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    I do believe in forgiveness. This doesn't mean forgetting though, let's make that clear. Forgiveness is a very complex concept to grasp; is it saying "it's fine" to something...
    cassidysc cassidysc 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 17

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    Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle. Most of us are acutely aware of our own struggles and we are preoccupied with our own problems. We sympathize with...
    venusdi venusdi 70+, F 2 Responses Mar 17

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    I spent a lot of time studying this subject (years ago, so it may have been tweeked since then) but Hawking (et al) believe that our universe is shaped like a soccer ball and that...
    quantumike quantumike 51-55, M Mar 28

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    Early this morning, I drove with my mother to downtown Los Angeles. We were going to the flower mart to stock up on supplies to decorate for my gram's 90th birthday party tomorrow...
    heysho heysho 36-40, F 26 Responses Mar 28

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    Every time I look at the ones I hate, every time I am wronged, I imagine my own world. Inspired by the movie 2012, I created my own few imaginary arcs, capable of holding 8 billion...
    Yinnistic Yinnistic 16-17, M Mar 29