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I Have Learned From My Mistakes

and I am sure I can repeat them exactly” 212 People

    No....I Have NOT - How many times does one need to run into a brick wall before they stop doing it....? I don't know. I'll tell you when I stop making the same mistakes over & over...
    slsr slsr 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 24, 2013

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    Sometimes... - I have been a fool. At least I'm honest. Upfront. I try. Fail. Get back up. Knocked down. I think I Will stay Down This time.
    slsr slsr 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 6, 2013

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    I Like To Think So - I have made many mistakes in my life but i do like to think i have learned from them. Don't get me wrong i have made the same mistakes more than once sometimes...
    deadinsideout deadinsideout 26-30, F Jul 30, 2013

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    What Have I Learnt - Don't be the nice guy who's serious, you'll get laughed at and taken as a joke. Be the carefree one, it hurts less and is way easier to move on. Dwelling on...
    Qtip1976 Qtip1976 31-35, M 2 Responses Feb 7, 2013

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    Lately, I have written a few stories here at EP, regarding my past relationship, and even wanting to move on to finally meet the right woman. However, amidst what I have shared...
    NinjaGuide321 NinjaGuide321 26-30, M Dec 18, 2013

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    We may love the wrong person,Cry for the wrong person but one things for sure,mistakes help us find the right person.
    Quanitta Quanitta 26-30, F Mar 23

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    I have learned that things don't always go as you think they should go......that life is full of opposites you would never dream of......that some things are not easily explained...
    SmartSweet1 SmartSweet1 51-55, F 2 Responses Mar 17

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    my exposure to other people here is priceless and has improved my outlook on things greatly.I've learned not to judge someone by the label assigned to them by themselves or others...
    bob350 bob350 56-60, M 5 Responses Mar 28

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    Guys must be turned out by the fact that you don't care to have them, because as soon as you act like you care all hell breaks loose! Ladies I know you feel where i'm coming from
    levitacus26 levitacus26 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    I do believe that military love is difficult. Imagine not knowing from one day or the next if he/she is called to a meeting on the other side of the US, Never really knowing when...
    ruledbyvenus ruledbyvenus 51-55, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    Being the youngest of four siblings, I grew up constantly comparing my progression in life with that of my family and peers. I compared my academic and professional performance...
    Hincty Hincty 22-25, F Mar 23

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    1.) There are more selfish people in the world than selfless people. 2.) A lot of people only care about themselves. 3.) Some people enjoy causing pain to others. 4.). People...
    hadyourchance hadyourchance 31-35, F 4 Responses Apr 6

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    Give love with all of your heart Never assumed no expectations You have your own rule You have a voice to say yes or no If your happy go..... If not leave.... If had a vacant share...
    mjmjharu mjmjharu 26-30, F Mar 19

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    Hello :) if you're reading this, then you're probably feeling pretty crappy right now, and probably a little confused and angry. Maybe you feel alone, like I once did. Or maybe you...
    xMina97x xMina97x 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    When I studied abroad last fall, I made friends from all over the world. It's pretty cool to see their posts and updates that involve culture and life. For example, on St. Patrick...
    queserasera22 queserasera22 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I had a bad repetitive strain injury as a result of being a guitarist studying music at university. It forced me to quit school in my final year. To complicate things, I also lost...
    AJWalton AJWalton 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 6

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    I suffer from depression anxiety and self harm. I have been on so many meds, begged for help and I will always be this way. I have always felt this way. I wish I was dead.
    Mangocupcakes Mangocupcakes 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    Im tired of these medicine's, it's been two years since my serious depression, anxiety and selfharm. I dont want to take these medicine's, i have been taking them for so long and...
    Soldottern Soldottern 16-17, F Mar 31

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    Tonight is another one of those nights where everything seems hopeless, without a light at the end of the tunnel. I try to cover it up but the cracks are beginning to show, again.
    nottobevelealed nottobevelealed 16-17, F Mar 30

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    Well, if you want to get technical, I still am. I'm still in and out of a few of the shelters in my area. However, I know this is a temporary situation that was meant to teach me...
    Mariposa85 Mariposa85 26-30, F Apr 8

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    I have made a lot of mistakes, as everyone does. But without those mistakes, I never would have learned what I have. Mistakes are more valuable than any victory because they teach...
    lillylolz lillylolz 13-15, F Apr 5

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    I remember it well. I was my old Drmusic2 deviantart account and I got a little too carried away with my online RP sessions, at the time I actually did think I was my fursona...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13 22-25, M Apr 7

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    I actually stopped a while back. Not really, like last year after Christmas. It's hard but I did and I'm proud of myself. My girlfriend looked down on me for it, though she has...
    ExileTraveler ExileTraveler 13-15, F 7 hrs ago

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    Ya I have been told I have made lots. I have made stupid mistakes. I can't even name them all. Added all up I should be a 90 year old lady. Joke of the night
    tay1244 tay1244 16-17, F Mar 26

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    A few things I've learned from watching 24 on Netflix. 1: If Jack Bauer says something like " I'll protect you, you have my words. " You need to run the other direction screaming...
    crazywhovian73 crazywhovian73 36-40, M Mar 24

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    It's true, and I think this stems out of growing up in one of the most bizarre families. I learned from an early age that I was different from most people. My family was...
    ColourmeAmb ColourmeAmb 18-21, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    i KNOW i can help. I have had Vestibular Migraines for 4 years now and I have a step by step way to take back control of your life and go back to living. Now before i go any...
    SOPHDOG SOPHDOG 22-25, F Apr 3

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    When I opened myself to learn hypnosis I experienced several things on my journey. I'm not sure if its a combined learning from other changes in my life that were happening at the...
    lightshinesbright lightshinesbright 41-45, F Mar 28

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    IF god existed this is what I would say to him: Sir with all due respect, it's not fair that you created beings with the capacity to get addicted to pleasure and feel pain because...
    superficialife superficialife 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 19

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    As I've mentioned earlier in some experiences, my 'work experience' in a kindergarten just ended. It was very sudden and I was very sad at first. Since I stopped i've felt that...
    Suwalski9 Suwalski9 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    I have an unending thirst for knowledge. I want to explore every last inch of this world and when I run out of Earth and have learned all I can, I will set my sights on the stars...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 18

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    I was working as a manager and a woman applied for a vacancy who was a little older for the role, my boss did not want to give her the job and wanted another candidate with more...
    sabasaba06 sabasaba06 41-45, F Mar 24

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    Changed a huge part of who I am as a human. Have learned to live with the "new" me. Have finally arrived at a place, where I actually like the new me.
    Michael5280 Michael5280 36-40, M 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    I am a fool, I see that now but it doesn't really matter I hear the voice, just merely words, nothing left but idle chatter It doesn't hurt, there is no pain, just a void of no...
    Bad4U69 Bad4U69 56-60, M 10 hrs ago

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    I can't really say I have much of a family. We don't act like one. I won't say they don't love me because they do. They just have a weird way of showing it. I don't even care that...
    McLovin0000 McLovin0000 18-21, F Mar 17

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    Growing up I could never connect with God. Probably because whenever I prayed I'd always ask for a nice car when I grew up, or something like that. Though there were times when I...
    LightinDarkness8 LightinDarkness8 26-30 Mar 23

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    I prefer dreams to reality. There, I said it. If I could run away into my mind forever, I think I would. My dreams are phenomenally better. All of my issues are solved by either...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F Apr 2

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    Up until a year ago I had no idea that I had a problem. I assumed things I felt was just how I was. After a few suicide attempts and finally getting help, I was diagnosed with...
    dccoh dccoh 36-40, M Apr 4

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    Well I just want to post that some time has passed and I have learned a lot. First I wake up every morning and I love the person staring back at me. I have integrity and a life...
    Sugar973 Sugar973 46-50, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    I have very few regrets if any about my life. I don't live with a could of should have attitude. While I'm not exactly proud of some of the things I've done I don't wish I would...
    Jerseygirl72 Jerseygirl72 41-45 1 Response a week ago

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    I use to think about it, planned it, dreamed about it but I never tried it.. I think I have learned to move in life
    sunnsood sunnsood 26-30, M 3 Responses Mar 18

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    I was restless in my job and decided to start traveling and see if I wanted to be a helicopter pilot. I took a few demo flights on a couple different helicopters and got to handle...
    Axelton Axelton 41-45, M Mar 18

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    I have came to complete acceptance that depression will likely always be apart of me., a piece of me I carry through my days here as an earthling . This is not me saying, hey I...
    Allissaxxx Allissaxxx 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 28

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    I was diagnosed with MG in 2001. I also had a non-cancerous tumor on my Thymus gland, that was reaching up into my throat, cutting off my airway. After yanking that Thymus gland...
    MsJesster MsJesster 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    Dear kamiep, I am so sorry I only kept u around for 18 years. I should have let u grow up I should have taken care of u. I should have respected u and let u grow into the woman...
    kamiept kamiept 36-40, F Apr 2

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    I have learned in my time on this earth that people are very deceptive, self-serving creatures. I am always wondering, where have all the truly nice people gone? Did they ever...
    lnvisible lnvisible 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    Well... This is so true, but only if "at times" means "all the time, except when I am asleep". Even then, I guess I can get pretty angry in my dreams. Lucky I have learned to...
    yulico yulico 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 9

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    Let's work from top to bottom. My arms have crap from selfharm. Not very recent, though. Last one was probably like February. The ones are my stomach are also self harm. I have one...
    PanicAtTheDiscount PanicAtTheDiscount 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    I have suffered from an eating disorder for most of my life. I am 23 now. Anorexia developed in me when I was 10, by the time I was 15 it was severe and included bits of bulimia. I...
    Mslip Mslip 22-25, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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      my step-brother committed suicide a few years ago, and last night and several other nights i have dreamed (nightmares truly) because he was so abusive to me and my...
    jdn86 jdn86 26-30, M Mar 26

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    I have a different one every single night. Last week I had a nightmare that I was in the middle of nowhere, where many many people were being held captive and hostage, being...
    treasureforever treasureforever 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 28

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