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I Failed - I Failed - I Succeeded

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    You Live To Fail

    Life is all about failure.  When you fail, you'll be facing many emotional and psychological changes in the self.  It is never easy and sometimes it may cause you to give up what you love.  But failure is what makes you become more mature.  In my own...
    lrkun lrkun 26, M 7 Responses Feb 4, 2010

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    Digging

    There is a catchphrase that goes... "Two steps forward; One step back" If one takes the group's title literally, then it should be... "One step forward; Two steps back". This phrase won't get you anywhere. And most of the times, this is the onset of our failures. When we begin...
    Sylphy Sylphy 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 6, 2012

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    I failed-i failed- i Succeeded? u b th juj

    I've failed a lot in school, but I perservered . . . At wat pt does perserverance become stupidity? i went thru so many hurdles from the administration that, in spite of my abilities, recommendations, and awards, i almost didn't graduate. i dont think it was a good idea to...
    sunflower101 sunflower101 26-30, F 9 Responses Jul 5, 2010

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    Chance

    Chance as I use it means opportunity to accomplish what you wish. Therefore having the opportunity to write, I do so, as I like and wish to write. By analogy, if you have a chance to do as you please, do so. Do not waste the opportunity.
    lrkun lrkun 26, M 2 Responses Feb 13, 2011

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    You Fail You Try; You Fail You Try Again; You Never, Never, Never Give Up

    It is helpful to look at people who were faced with surmountable disadvantages.When I was born I was a very very sick boy. I was taken from my Mom which many of you know. My one foster parents could not afford to take me to Indianapolis, so instead of the foster parents being...
    MandyzYouthPastor MandyzYouthPastor 46-50, M 1 Response May 24, 2012

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    Need Motivation To Finish Degree

    I have been in college for 3 years, 6 semesters, about 24 months. I am suppose to graduate in October of next year. But I don't see that happening. You see, I am short of 43 credits. I have 139 credits in total. And I had to repeat a total of 27 credits! Yes i failed those...
    malanieeyra malanieeyra 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 4, 2013

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    Life Is Bad And Good At The Same Time

    So many problems I had to get through it and challenges I had to take it, and whether you win or lose, you'll get the benefits in the end of the road.   lots of my days were black on me , so I have had a harsh experiences; now I've got scars all over my body, but as I...
    adamwillis adamwillis 18-21, M Feb 4, 2010

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    State By State..fail?

    california....win connecticut...FAIL minnesota..win hawaii...FAIL wisconsin..FAIL...for now
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 5, 2010

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    Either for the better or for the worst.
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    I just got out of a relationship today because he was unhappy and he said things just weren't working. He didn't help me to understand or anything. The next relationship, I'm not...
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    Sometimes painful lessons can teach us things we didn't think we needed to know.
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    I've always been the smartest kid in class, I would have everything down in the first Ty, and I'm grateful for that, I really am. But near the end of school it just seemed too...
    DrKippo DrKippo 13-15, M 2 Responses Aug 7

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    Of course they do. They take a bad situation, learn from it, and do something different.
    PeaceBatman PeaceBatman 22-25, F Aug 7

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    Or natural selection, not really sure. I have no money, bad self image, and no chance of being in a relationship anytime soon. Guess I'll have to find what it is I'm meant to do.
    DallasB DallasB 26-30, M Aug 8

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    It's gotten to a point where I don't even think about him anymore. He's just a healing scar that gets clearer every day. He's no longer the same person, nor am I. Every once in a...
    chloejune chloejune 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 11

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    ki2su ki2su 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    How could this have happened.... I was so close
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    I was in a relationship for 3 years and one day I wake up go to work and I get a phone call off her saying that we should split up because she wants kids within the next year or 2...
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    The island of Ithaca is considered as a fantastic place to visit for sailing holiday seasons from the Ionian Islands. Town of Vathi hosts among the list of entire world’s...
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    I sometimes feel I grew up without a father. And I sometimes think I would've been better off without one. Growing up, I could never understand the 'daddy's little girl concept...
    JacqtheRipper JacqtheRipper 22-25, F Aug 13

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    we are married for last 20 yrs. my wife has superiority complex and i am an introvert. she enjoys insulting me in front of my children and relatives, she is a good orator and don...
    abren abren 51-55, M 4 Responses Aug 18

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    smgreen1703 smgreen1703 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I am tired. There is nothing to look forward to. I have succeeded at a great deal of goals but the really important ones I have failed at. I am tired
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    Tigerlily53 Tigerlily53 18-21, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    Mostly because my gym teacher lied to us again. He said he was retiring and just like the last 5 times he didn't .-. Which sucks 'cause he was an *** ._. I almost failed his class...
    ButtersTheMerciful ButtersTheMerciful 13-15, F 8 hrs ago

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    Why are people happier when they are clueless? I think about that quite a bit. How I was happier when I was younger because I didn't know any better. How I failed to see the world...
    UntimelySoul UntimelySoul 18-21, T 12 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Sometime in the spring of last year I began talking with someone I'd been friends with on Facebook. We'd joined the same group at one point and just made the odd comments on...
    Ribsy83 Ribsy83 31-35, F 3 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I wish people would quit insisting on what's best for me, as in I shouldn't stop looking for love. Maybe that's the problem, because I spent literally half of my life looking for a...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum 31-35, F 1 hr ago

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    Yesterday, I sat and cried for hours because I failed my learners permit for the sixth time. I know you may think that failing my learners permit is nothing to cry about but the...
    JewStar4Life JewStar4Life 18-21, F Aug 9

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    I really deserve it, so I'll start with that. I really expected to get into graduate school, or even prior to that; I expected to not continue to be alive past 30. I lived a...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 2

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    I like my roommate, and he almost succeeded to use me for sex. So glad I wasn't drunk that night... What a bastard, cheating on his girlfriend and trying to use a roommate. Don't...
    Analuma Analuma 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    The Truth or simply 'truth' without the clumsy addition of any embellishments, can be defined in essence as just 'what is.' It is the state of things as they are without any...
    pretender2687 pretender2687 26-30, M Aug 6

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    TaylorJensine TaylorJensine 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 6

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    xoxWesxox xoxWesxox 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 13

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    SeaweedEater SeaweedEater 22-25 Aug 15