I Don't Crave Wealth, Power, Or Fame

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    My ....

    My needs are simple, yet not in practice -   to have love, a career in which I can be myself fully, and laughter   Wealth- i seem to find the happiest times have had have been those random scrimping and saving times, in which making pennies last for weeks when living...
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    Apr 25, 2009


    I do not crave the wealth of money, power, or fame all I have ever craved is a warm hug, someone to be beside me and love me for who I am.  The fortune I crave is my family because they are worth more than all the millions of dollars in the world, I crave the...
    tatteredwings tatteredwings
    2 Responses Jun 6, 2009

    Nope Me Either !!

       Wealth is a sign of evil and greed. I am not wealthy, nor do I have any power, definitely not famous. I am completely satisfied with what I have presently.  I have my health good looks great kids. What more do I need.  I know for a fact wealth did not get...
    cjpsf5 cjpsf5
    41-45, M
    9 Responses Jun 14, 2009

    I Am Successful

    The word "successful" is a word with mixed definitions depending on the person who is defining it.  The popular definition of "success" is the most accepted because those that define it have the power over the ones that don't fit the definition.  The...
    alteredstate alteredstate
    22-25, M
    1 Response Sep 5, 2009

    A Simple Life

    is what I want, is what I have always wanted. To have enough money so I don't worry if I can go to Pizza Hut and still make the bills. To have the power over my little corner of the world to make a difference in my house to have the kids understand who their father is and have...
    mtvlm mtvlm
    41-45, M
    7 Responses Aug 17, 2009

    Usery And Corruption Of Big Banks

      Isnt it getting clearer that it is the ruling elite class that are controlling things. Dont snigger at the idea that the illuminati are in control making this world the way they want it.
    lafsnack lafsnack
    51-55, M
    Dec 1, 2012

    Money Can't Buy It...

    Maybe I would crave those things, if I didn't crave something else. Someone better, more valuable and precious to me than all of those things. Nobody can take that love away. Can't take away the memories. I'd be happier with just that and nothing else in the world, than I would...
    Zarfo Zarfo
    2 Responses Sep 8, 2009

    Im Happy..

    God always give me the reason to pursue my dreams.. he has his own way on giving what im asking for.. and before i knew.. there it is..summer class is coming.. and i am very much excited because God's answered me..all i need to do is  to wait for my turn's.. im still positive...
    isza isza
    22-25, F
    Mar 30, 2011

    Me Too

    I know it sounds crazy but all I really want is for me my hubby and kids to be happy, safe, and secure. Money is nice but It usually causes more problems instead of bringing happiness.
    bamela27 bamela27
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 2, 2009

    Another Way

    I had a life that showedme all, I saw them all.The rich and de powerfulI saw, and I saw the famous.Some of them even were friends.They did not impress mewith what they possessedand mostly they did not even try.They were fascinating onlybecause they were differentsometimes and...
    moreandless moreandless
    56-60, M
    Feb 20, 2011


    My god, NO! I do have a talent for writing and I have no doubt, if I were to try and make it in the publishing world, I would have all of those things: wealth, fame, and power (from a celebrity status). That's exactly why I'm not trying to be published or even remotely...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 6, 2009
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