I Have Learned The Simplest Truth About Life

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    Just Take The Risk

    JUST TAKE THE RISK    The future is full of opportunities and the ideas you have, the risks you would like to take, the changes that you want to make happen are absolutely possible. Don’t let your thoughts betray you and instead be proactive about it and just take the risk...
    danieldaramola danieldaramola
    22-25, M
    Jun 4, 2012

    As You Go Through Life..

    As you go through life you will see that there is so much we don't understand As you go through life you will see that  things don't always go the way we planned As you go through life you will realize nothing matter more than knowing who you truly are As you go through life you...
    danieldaramola danieldaramola
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Jun 18, 2012
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits
    22-25, M
    Aug 13, 2014

    Things I've Learned In Life

    Things I've Learned  I've learned ... that the best classroom in the world is at the feet of an elderly person. I've learned ... that when you're in love, it shows.  I've learned ... that just one person saying to me, "You've made my day!" makes my day. I've learned...
    danieldaramola danieldaramola
    22-25, M
    May 22, 2012

    You Are Very Special

    A well known speaker started offhis seminar by holding up a $20bill. In the room of 200, he asked, "Who would like this $20 bill?" Hands started going up. He said, "I am going to give this $20 to one of you but first, let me do this." He proceeded to crumple the dollar bill up...
    danieldaramola danieldaramola
    22-25, M
    Oct 31, 2012

    Dont Hope ...decide

    This is a story of what love really is in a marriage. While waiting to pick up a friend at the airport in Portland, Oregon, I had one of those life-changing experiences that you hear other people talk about — the kind that sneaks up on you unexpectedly. This one occurred a...
    danieldaramola danieldaramola
    22-25, M
    Jul 12, 2012

    Live And Work

      4inShare     Father was a hardworking man who delivered bread as a living to support his wife and three children. He spent all his evenings after work attending classes, hoping to improve himself so that he could one day find a better paying job. Except...
    danieldaramola danieldaramola
    22-25, M
    Jul 12, 2012

    Roses Have Thorns

          <img src='http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-HQDIOQxmlU0/T8YXP_3MfEI/AAAAAAAAAEE/Ap4bqoTbPbM/s1600/tn_singinintherain.jpg' width='160' height='120' />     “You can complain because roses have thorns, or you can rejoice because thorns have roses” either way...
    danieldaramola danieldaramola
    22-25, M
    Jun 8, 2012

    Your Simple Gesture Could Be Life Saving

    Mark was walking home from school one day when he noticed the boy ahead of him had tripped and dropped all of the books he was carrying, along with two sweaters, a baseball bat, a glove and a small tape recorder. Mark knelt down and helped the boy pick up the scattered articles...
    danieldaramola danieldaramola
    22-25, M
    1 Response Oct 17, 2012

    Live And Work

      4inShare     Father was a hardworking man who delivered bread as a living to support his wife and three children. He spent all his evenings after work attending classes, hoping to improve himself so that he could one day find a better paying job. Except...
    danieldaramola danieldaramola
    22-25, M
    Jul 12, 2012

    Your Simple Gesture Could Be Life Saving

    Mark was walking home from school one day when he noticed the boy ahead of him had tripped and dropped all of the books he was carrying, along with two sweaters, a baseball bat, a glove and a small tape recorder. Mark knelt down and helped the boy pick up the scattered articles...
    danieldaramola danieldaramola
    22-25, M
    Oct 17, 2012

    Life throws us many challenges.

    Many changesMany twists and turnsTry to live life to the fullAdapt to changeEmbrace the simple thingsNo mater whatLife goes on
    charlie1960 charlie1960
    51-55, M
    1 Response Aug 13, 2014

    So Many Things We Have Forgotten..

    There are many things that we forget from our past, but when we look back over our lives we find that we do remember certain times when we consider that we have acted well and other times we have made mistakes. Such have been our lives in the past. The Bible tells us that...
    danieldaramola danieldaramola
    22-25, M
    Jul 21, 2012

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    gxd786 gxd786
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    EscapingUrLies EscapingUrLies
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    Since today is the last day of being able to post for the foreseeable future, I thought I should let everybody know a few things about me. 1) I love the great outdoors. I could...
    HaleyAnnabelle HaleyAnnabelle
    18-21, F
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    psychicprayer psychicprayer
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    Apr 20
    Life for me has always had more downs than ups, but somehow I've always managed to keep fighting through it. EP use to be a place I would come to vent and talk to people and it...
    nightskyvampire nightskyvampire
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    boldtimer boldtimer
    66-70, M
    Apr 19
    # 17. Hope. What a small word, yet the world spins around it. Every person lives with it. And me, I'm surely one of them. Here I am stuck with poor grades. Stuck with the...
    Abi936 Abi936
    22-25, M
    Apr 19
    EP has helped me get thru so many bad times. I have met people here that I am going to try to keep up with after this closes. I dont want to just say goodbye to them, they are...
    boldtimer boldtimer
    66-70, M
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    bflyboo14 bflyboo14
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Apr 19
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    alwaysthereforY0u alwaysthereforY0u
    18-21, M
    Apr 18
    "People are sad because we constantly point out the negative things and forget to notice all the wonderful things in life"
    SilverUniicorn SilverUniicorn
    70+, F
    Apr 18
    I am greatful for the opportunity to have this heartache. It means I have loved, and loving makes life meaningful.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 18
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    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer
    46-50, M
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    VioletVivid VioletVivid
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 17
    I'm 54 and have had a great sex life. If you have a question about sex, from an average guy who's not a therapist, ask me below. I'm married to a nympho and have been a swinger...
    Nudistguyinco Nudistguyinco
    51-55, M
    Apr 17
    Our life in two paragraph . The things we dream of doing . The things we dream of having and accomplishing. The goals and thoughts we think about , the type of life we desired...
    Stephenrko Stephenrko
    36-40, M
    1 Response Apr 17
    I'm done being so miserable. Nobody deserves that. Happiness is a choice and I'm choosing it now. You should too. The heck with the people who kick us to the ground and enjoys it...
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 17
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    genjiipiexx genjiipiexx
    31-35, F
    Apr 16
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    BellaGrace1 BellaGrace1
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Apr 16
    I have flashbacks of my past life My past self fact file (idk what it's called) Name: Melodes Sex: (yes plz!) male Age: Unknown (probably around 14 at the time of flashback...
    MichaelByers MichaelByers
    16-17, T
    Apr 16
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    nevergoingtousethis nevergoingtousethis
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 16
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    newlife1122 newlife1122
    26-30, M
    Apr 16
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    DarJotzahr DarJotzahr
    22-25, M
    Apr 16
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    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 15
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    lasergraph lasergraph
    61-65, M
    2 Responses Apr 15
    Sensitive people are the most genuine and honest people you will ever meet. There is nothing they won’t tell you about themselves if they trust your kindness. However, the moment...
    hazaramujahideen hazaramujahideen
    70+, F
    Apr 12
    Hello, I am a 34 year old female who just found out 2 weeks ago that I have a moderate PE. About 7 weeks ago I experienced a crushing pain in my chest and thought it was a heart...
    zitorobin zitorobin
    31-35, F
    Apr 12
    Christian Greed https://dochub.com/timesoftrouble/kWbzzO/christian-greed What can truly amaze a genuine believer that looks only to the Father is just how true his words on world...
    timesoftrouble timesoftrouble
    56-60, M
    Apr 11
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    timesoftrouble timesoftrouble
    56-60, M
    Apr 11
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    Smileydork Smileydork
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 11
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    genjiipiexx genjiipiexx
    31-35, F
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    BSTisapain BSTisapain
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    Hambeezbrow Hambeezbrow
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    Sunflowerintw Sunflowerintw
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    genjiipiexx genjiipiexx
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    genjiipiexx genjiipiexx
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    BlueJinx BlueJinx
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    lifeseemstosuck lifeseemstosuck
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 5
    Revenge is in the creator's hands/god's hands not mine. The Revenant
    LittleMilwee LittleMilwee
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Apr 5
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    LittleMilwee LittleMilwee
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    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 5
    It's all I have. You know? What a shame! What a waste! Some how I have to get over this. Life is moving forward and I am stuck. I have the appearance of moving on but it's a...
    ijustneed2talk ijustneed2talk
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Apr 5
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