I Fear Failure

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    Of course I want to excel

    and I dont want to fail. But what if I did... fail? Im afraid I wont be able to take it. :(
    Spencer024 Spencer024
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 17, 2014

    yes i do. I am a perfectionist.

    I always want EVERY thing under control. i don't embrace my imperfections. I don't like failing. I hate to see someone doing better than me. All this because i Don't accept myself. Accepting and surrendering is the step towards dealing with this, i think. I hope i do better...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Jan 19

    My Fear Of Failure

    is preventing me from succeeding. if i dont find a way to beat it, i will end up a mediocre fraction of what i could have been. the most successful people i know are not the ones to whom everything came easily. i was someone who never had to try, and hence never failed. now i am...
    dirtybarefoothippie dirtybarefoothippie
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 19, 2011
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