I Don't Envy Others For What They Have

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    Why the hell should I care about what other

    people have, it doesn't mean that they're actually happy with it. I used to envy people who's had their father in their lives but then I saw how some of them were and realized how lucky I was
    CosplayPotato CosplayPotato
    16-17, F
    Sep 2, 2014

    I USUALLY don't envy others

    for what they have. Not as a rule. Its not my nature. Except....except.....Jesus Christ! My kitchen is really getting on my nerves. It hasn't been renovated since the seventies. Its teenie tiny. No work surfaces. I mean none. No storage space. I am down to three burners. I get...
    LilAnnie LilAnnie
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Nov 8, 2014

    Envy Others

    I don't envy others for what they have.  I am happy for them instead. My hubby & I were talking and he said; people are jealous of me, people are jealous of us about the love we have between us and we are happy together.  I guess some people hate seeing people happy.  My...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    May 28, 2011

    Life Has Been My Best Friend

    I have a huge admiration for people who can write wonderful stories, express themselves and be outspoken. Some people think I am like this too, although there are days I have a big difficulty to express what I really am and what I really feel. Sometimes is a truly struggle... I...
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    1 Response Apr 2, 2011

    Yet, I do find specific traits

    and morals that certain cultures have, as unique and admirable. For instance, I love Greek History like Sparta's fighting ethics and my favorite tv show is Vikings and their methods when fighting. This is not to say I approve of the raids they would do for plunder, but something...
    city87 city87
    26-30, M
    Dec 6, 2014

    Dont u just hate how sometimes those you think

    are your friend just start being rude and envying you ??? I mean everyone has something special about themeselves so why waste time hating on someone😡
    cindyz5 cindyz5
    18-21, F
    Apr 21, 2015

    One of the secrets to happiness is to be

    content with what you have been blessed with. There will always be someone with more. I am happy for my friends with blessed lives. I love Louis K.C's quote when he teaches his daughter on the show this. "Your never gonna get the same thing as other people, it's never going...
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    2 Responses Sep 2, 2014


    To read other tomes from the corporate library and then to come to a story like this must appear surprising to say the least. But I'd be lying outright if I said I wasn't a victim of envy. Envy is one of the most petty sins out there when you really think about it. The sheer...
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    1 Response Feb 6, 2011

    I am not in a competition wth anyone I hope we

    all make it. call me crazy but I like to see other ppl doing good n happy. also I am too busy working in my own grass to notice much of anything else. I am in a race with time trying to follow my dreams n competing wth who I used to be n who I want to become
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