I Expect Nothing Then I Am Not Disappointed

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 302 People

    Rejection Feels Like Nothing!

    When you expect nothing, you can do a lot more things. I've literally done things I never thought possible because I let go of expectations. I let go of what I think others think of me. But more importantly, I detached myself to expectation. Now I'm able to do anything I want...
    tehvanquisher tehvanquisher
    Jan 24, 2011

    I Go Back And Forth Like A Diner Waitress On Roller Blades

    "Oh the trouble I've seen..la la la "  Well it's a song of sorts lol.......But yeah life has crapped on me a lot of times...here's the ABC's of it in brief.. A. molested,beaten,degraded and deprived all through out my childhood B.Gang raped by five guys as an...
    bjoys2004 bjoys2004
    46-50, F
    Jul 17, 2010

    I Dont Have A Choice Or Do I

    disappointment do we learn? disappointment, or is it of nautre? When we are children we learn disappointment for odd reason even when we are in the best of life ex, ect. Is being an adolence knowing how to control disappointment? Do i blame disappointment is that reason for...
    mistymarie mistymarie
    26-30, F
    Jul 2, 2011

    Everything Is A Surprise

    I can't allow myself the luxury of ever getting complacent about my life again. Time and time again I have and the results were devastating.
    deleted deleted
    Feb 27, 2011

    All I Gotta Say Is........

    All I know is this: Your born you work like a slave and die. I do not try to get my hopes up because ALMOST everytime I do it all fails concerning my expectations. I pray to God daily and hope for the best and try to keep my faith in God. The only 2 things guaranteed in life are...
    Snookybear Snookybear
    36-40, M
    Nov 9, 2009

    Yes, Expect Nothing

    ... but hope for the best. dont forget!
    clarkee clarkee
    2 Responses May 27, 2011


    There is no reason to expect anything. Normal as this may sound, it also is a basic, easy and natural strategy. Because, yes, life is a battle field, one in which we perish. Nobody has ever seen one who proves otherwise. Almost all we get from life, we get for free. Our personal...
    moreandless moreandless
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Feb 28, 2011

    Real Love.

    I'm honestly tired of relationships. you want to know why? what people call romantic love is a dreadful myth that leaves a shitload of people desperate, lonely, and spiteful? You know why? because although it's possible to form romantic relationships without attachment to outcome...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix
    31-35, M
    Aug 18, 2011

    Life Is Like That

    We came in with nothing, we'll go out with nothing. Everything we get, and lose, along the way is a gift or a teaching of some sort. Take it for what it is, then let it go if you have to. If you came in with nothing then it was never really yours, was it? I don't always let go...
    roughNready roughNready
    51-55, F
    4 Responses May 24, 2011

    Waste Of Time

    I rarely ever expect anything these days as I am tired of getting my hopes up only to be let down every single time. Whether it's work or family or even love, it just seems that as soon as I start to hope for or expect something good the situation is then doomed to fail. You...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 19, 2012

    I Expect Nothing

    its true,i expect very little from other people,i have just learned to rely on no one but myself,i dont mean that in a bad way,its just how i prefer to do things.i've got very used to being on my own & getting things done for myself.i expect next to nothing from other people...
    clayantony clayantony
    41-45, M
    Nov 8, 2009

    Cant Stop Wondering!

    Why it seams to me....that the pretty....down to earth....girls/women/females....all seam to be attracted to the guy who is dangerous, abusive, not loyal, selfish, un-caring and filled with drama? I'm not blowing my own horn....don't get me wrong....but why does this type of...
    JustMike619 JustMike619
    41-45, M
    Jul 8, 2013

    This Doesn't Always Work But Has Been My Motto Appearing Negative No 2012?

    The idea to be Optimistic and Positive to me is a real fine line. Plus my ways are not the popular conventional ways either. My ways are most often in Antithesis with the rest of everyone here on this Planet. But sometimes even more sinister than I can imagine. I would expect...
    ChakraSolipsismMGP ChakraSolipsismMGP
    56-60, M
    1 Response Dec 31, 2011

    Going to start doing this.

    I've always expected the worst. But it is better to expect nothing and live in peace. A wise Birdy told me so :) Thank u bird lol
    ADeepPerspective ADeepPerspective
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 27, 2014

    Here is Practical Explanation about Next Life,

    Purpose of Human Life, philosophical/religious facts, theories etc. ___________________________ *********** Practical Explanation ( For Example ) :- `1st of all can you tell me every single seconds detail from that time when you born ?? ( i need every seconds detail ?? that what...
    madhav1 madhav1
    26-30, M
    Dec 10, 2013

    Blessed is he who expects nothing,

    for he shall never be disappointed.
    ImAlivingParadox ImAlivingParadox
    22-25, F
    May 21, 2015


    If you set low expectations for others they will always live up to them.  I guerss that is the same thing as expecting nothing and that is what I am doing these days.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    Sep 17, 2009
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