I Have a Hard Time With People Who Feel Sorry For Themselves

We either make ourselves happy or miserable. The amount of work is the same. --Carlos Castaneda 31 People

    Only So Much...

    In general, I will only put up with someone else's pity party for so long. I can be sympathetic and empathetic to my friends...when they need me to be. However, as soon as the pity party starts, I'm out. It sounds horrible but I hold myself to those same standards. In my mind...
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 15, 2008

    Carpe Diem!

    Feeling sorry for yourself is like slipping off a boat at sea and, just as you're falling into the waters, grabbing the anchor to take with you so as to have something you can cling to in your time of trouble! Psychological suffering is a waste of life. It is pointless, cruel...
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    11 Responses Jul 15, 2008
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