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I Enjoy Being Around People Who Are Positive

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    I Always Hope It Will Rub Off On Me

    Positivity is catchy. That's why I try to surround myself with positive people. I need some for myself. lolI don't use people, but I do try to learn how to be positive by listening to them and watching how they handle things. I grew up in an environment that was nothing but...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 29, 2011

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    Positive People

    Positivity breeds positivity. The more positive people around the more positive u feel.
    Maz1980 Maz1980 31-35, F Dec 20, 2012

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    People I Like

    "Bad associations spoils useful habits" (A bible quote I remember)   It's true! I know it! I know that in the past a lot of the things I got involved with and the person I once had a lot to do with the people I associated with. The people I hung out with at one point reflected...
    surrealreality surrealreality 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 28, 2012

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    Positive Responses Only - I've had to deal

    with negatively OL and IRL on a regular basis and I feel it's time for a change, I want to be around people who will actually like my work and no I don't mean being a 'Yes-Man' or butt-kisser or sucking up, I mean people who would honestly like me or my work no matter what I...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13 22-25, M May 13

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    I try to surround myself only with positive

    people and thoughts because I feel like positive things will gravitate to me.
    trishayvette trishayvette 22-25, F May 13

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    It Is An Upward Spiral

    I've worked for some big name companies, and I've gotten to know some pretty powerful people.  The one thing they have in common is a positive attitude.  One person likes to say "I didn't know it was impossible when I did it".When I am around positive people, I feel my own...
    DarknessCalls DarknessCalls 41-45, T 2 Responses Jan 6, 2012

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    Cherry On Top!!

    with a Palm of a Chuckling toddler,,reach for the Sky (Y),, Grab a handful of fluffy Candy floss Clouds,, Roll'em in your hands,, Shape ur Dreams,, Taste'em, ..they'll Come True..=)
    bellavanilla bellavanilla 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 26, 2013

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    "The Earth Is But One Country And Mankind Its Citizens"

    God created one earth and one mankind to people it. Man has no other habitation, but man himself has come forth and proclaimed imaginary boundary lines and restrictions, naming them Germany, America, France etc.... And torrents of blood are spilled in defence of these imaginary...
    taumaranui taumaranui 41-45 May 19, 2012

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    Through The Gloom And Doom I See ..... A Conga Line !!!

    Oh yes absolutely true! I worked at one time in an office with the most negative person in the world. I would come into work smiling , bouncy and after about 10 minutes of conversation with this co-worker , I would find myself deflated , and trying to use the letter opener to cut...
    softkitti softkitti 22-25, F 7 Responses Mar 9, 2012

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    Positive Returns

    You smile ~ I smile. You say something nice ~ I say something nice. You get what you give I guess. I enjoy being around positive people.  I thrive in their company.
    2wiceasnice 2wiceasnice 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 27, 2011

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    Positivity begets Positivity

    Positivity is a matter of your choices choose positive people to be surrounded by choose positive environments choose positive actions choose positive intentions choose positive attitude choose positive responsibility choose positive music choose positive art choose positive...
    8FOOTDREAD 8FOOTDREAD 41-45, M 12 Responses Oct 28, 2011

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    Me Too, I Like People Who Are Positive

    Being a positive person I hardly can take people who are negative, people whose cup is always half empty. Recently I was diagnosed of Temporal Arthritis and there were some changes in my life style since then. Inspite of all those changes I keep being the same person I was...
    spiins spiins 56-60, F 1 Response May 24, 2013

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    How To Find Your Role Model?

    This is a question, but it is not the question that is very important right now... I guess what is more important before getting to that question is may be to ask why a role model, or even more importantly is how to determine the characteristics of that role model... There get...
    will2search will2search 46-50 1 Response Aug 12, 2012

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    Real talk! Hate people who are fraud, i cut them off easy.
    RealTalkFriend RealTalkFriend 26-30, M Aug 20

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    I keep distance from political and religious leaders since they preach one thing and practice in different ways. I love simple people who are open minded and sincere in deeds and...
    freenfair freenfair 70+, M 2 Responses Aug 24

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    I like people who say what they think what ever is is and in whatever way they want. Direct openess and honesty is my policy throughout everything I do and say.
    Thesoutherner Thesoutherner 66-70, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    Well, maybe "admire" is a strong word. I've never really admired anything in my life. Appreciate, sure, but we have to remember that everyone, EVERYONE, is a teeny tiny bit fake...
    Tuva Tuva 31-35, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    In a free and nurturing environment, only the mind is free from multiple rules of inevitable regulation. The body needs food, water, sleep and sun to live but, only to serve as a...
    ebolarama ebolarama 26-30, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Some years ago I took part in a workshop called Actualization - focusing on supporting people to be more "actual" - or, actually who they are - no more no less. This doesnt mean...
    ToniaMV ToniaMV 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 30

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    When someone is not open minded they do not change. They become self centered and believe they are always right. If someone does not have an open mind then they will always want...
    NameIsMailbox NameIsMailbox 13-15, M 2 Responses Aug 25

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    So everyone that knows me understands that I am emotional. I use words of emotion, my music is full of feeling, everything. So when I encounter someone who shows no feeling to me...
    devinprater devinprater 18-21, M Aug 18

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    I have a friend who is truly not afraid to be herself. She's blunt with her interests and doesn't care what others think. The first time she met my sister openly told her she was...
    blueamber blueamber 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Fighting My Own Demons The greatest enemy is the ego. I learned, it demands to act out without considering the people around and the consequences. It makes you forget wisdom. It...
    samemay54 samemay54 51-55, F 6 Responses Sep 3

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    I really do - we are only strangers in life , when we keep to our selves - there are reasons some of us keep to our selves - due to bashing , bullying , gossip and i don't blame...
    stephenrko stephenrko 31-35, M Aug 23

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    I believe that being an open-minded person can define a person of his maturity. He does not argue in conversations, but rather listens and takes note of critical points, discuss...
    kyrielee kyrielee 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 25

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    It is really is fairly simple...the more you recognize how worthy and good enough i already are just being me, the more i will find myselve naturally showing the world who i am...
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 8

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    I am a big believer in this. If you can't tell me your true feelings then I don't want them around me. I hate to have to drag it out of someone. Just tell me good or bad and I...
    lonewolf2060 lonewolf2060 51-55, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Most people live in a shell of their own and do not express their feelings. Some feel it too odd to express in front of people. Guess some people are natural with it and some...
    uselessguy uselessguy 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 18

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    Not really, I mean who else would I have to pick on? If you choose to be that way and want to run your big mouth and say stupid things, your open game. It works both ways, right...
    KawaiiDemon KawaiiDemon 18-21 Aug 19

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    still trying to write a story for each experience i claim to have had, lol. i am one that will stay quiet when people are gossiping about this or that. it never fails, they'll...
    trailsonrails trailsonrails 51-55, M Aug 17

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    Conscience and cowardice are never the same things. I myself have always been my own master. Independently by nature. I won't allow any external influence in my life. Except those...
    NonchalantEros NonchalantEros 31-35, M 4 Responses Aug 25

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    So many people would have it that they are 'individualistic' when, in fact, they slavishly follow 'trends' and ideas. Quentin Crisp was the most effeminate of men and yet, consider...
    SLdale SLdale 51-55, M 2 Responses Aug 26

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    It's best to share your true feelings. If you don't people will never know how you really feel
    cjohnson1983 cjohnson1983 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 4

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    Well adoring is kind of the wrong word for me...because most of the time when I do share... people either take and twist what I say into something they may feel with the words I...
    MMMartin MMMartin 51-55, F 2 Responses Sep 6

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    ...to an extent. Some people shouldn't be themselves in public, haha
    NatashaRose NatashaRose 18-21, F Sep 8

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    These people, guys. Steer clear. Ignorance is not always bliss.
    NocheSombra NocheSombra 18-21, F 18 hrs ago

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    I have a very caring and loving boyfriend who is away from me for a while. The distance is killing me I miss the affection and lovin, im an extremely affectionate and loving person...
    Tilou420 Tilou420 13-15, F 4 Responses Aug 16

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    Not many ppl are open minded every one lately just goes w the flow lol
    Cruzcrz Cruzcrz 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 24

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    We not meant to live within the confines of our mind. Our mind's are meant to grow. Open your mind.
    PhilosophicMind PhilosophicMind 18-21, F 11 Responses Aug 25

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    I get that we all have our issues. But some of you guys are just looking for reasons to ***** and whine and it's really irritating. I laugh at many of these posts rather than...
    tibber4lyfe tibber4lyfe 13-15, F Aug 28

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    Why is it so difficult to find a genuine person on here to have a conversation with. If u are please message me
    debs73 debs73 41-45, F 5 days ago

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    if your nice to me I'll be nice to you
    ashleysokolik ashleysokolik 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    I think its better to be discrete in language. Some things just go without saying anyway. Would you say the things you did today if you were on tape or in front of children...
    sum1ab sum1ab 46-50, F Aug 20

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    I am in a constant struggle between what I am and what I want to be.
    InhuldibleCrelk InhuldibleCrelk 36-40 3 Responses Aug 21

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    It takes a rare combination of Delusion and grace to roam freely, without the fear of consequence or danger to hold you down. The kind of crazy you only ever read about in books...
    s0undgarden s0undgarden 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 21

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    Confidence. How do I gain it?
    emiveritas emiveritas 18-21, F 8 Responses Aug 21

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    Instead of trying to force your way of life on me, how about you just accept that I'm not like you and what I do doesn't even affect you
    AmeliaRose1 AmeliaRose1 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 21

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    margai margai 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 27

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