I Don't Like to Fail

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    Fear of failure stops me doing so much, and not doing things makes me feel even worse. 
    Rodin Rodin
    1 Response Mar 1, 2009

    I Thought

    I thought a thought. But the thought I thought wasn't the thought I thought I thought. If the thought I thought I thought had been the thought I thought, I wouldn't have thought so much.
    freezywater freezywater
    41-45, M
    1 Response Feb 17, 2011

    The Steps

    Today I was in a great mood. We had a tremendous storm last night, which is a rarity in Vancouver, and among other things, it felt my glorious mood would be settling in for weeks to come. On my way home, I realized I had not eaten since yesterday evening. I was starting to feel...
    MzAliceFaye MzAliceFaye
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 8, 2012

    It's Easiest

    Throwing in the towel, giving up, those seem like the easiest things to do sometimes. That is failing to me. Even if I am not victorious at something, it might not mean I failed at it though. I don't always have to win, I do always have to try however.
    deleted deleted
    Feb 17, 2011

    I Don't Think Anyone Likes To Fail

    Sure, we're all bound to do it at some point in our lives... We are, after all, only human. Even so, failure can be a humiliating experience.
    DeadOfDecember DeadOfDecember
    22-25, F
    Aug 16, 2011

    Can't Stand It

    That is all i have done ... my whole life. I would wait until parents evening as a child and dread it because i knew what they would say ''lacks confidence'' ''is a loner'' '' lacks in this area'' I would dread it a whole lot more because i knew it meant more trouble with my dad...
    deadinsideout deadinsideout
    31-35, F
    Oct 23, 2013
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