I Don't Hate

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    I don't hate because it fuels the fire already

    burning in this country. I study Henry Thoreau, Mohandas Ghandi, Martin Luther King Jr, Leo Tolstoi, the Dalai Lama, and other writers and practitioners of peace, and I am inspired by them. If we were an educated citizenry, more people would begin to find ways to peacefully...
    Aguynamedbill Aguynamedbill
    36-40, M
    1 Response Apr 2, 2014

    Normally I don't hate

    but when somebody messes with my three favorite people (mom, big sis, and my wonderful girlfriend) I will never forgive them. And somebody who in the past hurt all three doesn't deserve my forgiveness. My stepmom broke all three rules and made fun of/and or hurt all of them. I...
    YLIhououin YLIhououin
    22-25, M
    Aug 14, 2014

    Why Sow The Seeds Of Self Destruction...

    When you hate you diminish yourself for the sake of someone or something else. It's not a good place to be. I have people I should hate... really should... but I just put them in a place in my mind where they don't matter, where they are denied and outcast. Seems to be a better...
    AngeGardien AngeGardien
    51-55, M
    Nov 21, 2013

    Please don't hate....

    haters feed on being hated. Just like lovers grow on love. Become neutral, indifferent... it takes you less energy and feeds them less. I have hated with a vengeance, I wanted to destroy the person for the bad things that he did to me when I was a child and I carried that...
    marmitemicky marmitemicky
    66-70, M
    2 Responses Jul 20, 2014
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