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I Know I'm Not Perfect

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 497 People

    Far From It

    But that's ok you don't have to be. It only took me until my 40s to learn this but I guess it better late than never! It's a gruelling treadmill, the strive for perfection, it truly is.
    Eggyegg Eggyegg 46-50, F Jul 14, 2011

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    My vision of perfect was a different kind,

    mostly with enduring a stare at the mirror in front me, or handling to unzip my dress & show what I am to the world. Everyone tells me my idea of perfection is purely physical & that I shouldn't be whining about myself because I was a decent pretty while other girls my age aren...
    ChantyPrime ChantyPrime 13-15, F Jan 28

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    So as long as I'm a human being

    and I'm not perfect, I'm able to say I'm having some growing pains. Because in order to sustain where you are once you made such a breakthrough that everyone is looking at you, now everyone is like, 'Ooh, is she gonna make a mistake?' Yes, I'm going to make a mistake. Yes, I'm...
    halyona halyona 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2014

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    I am in noways perfect,

    as some of you on here can attest. I often make mistakes, drop my guard, do something stupid and bitterly end up regretting it. But i sure as heck do try and do the right thing
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 24, 2014

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    I have flaws just like everyone else.

    I'm am the farthest away from perfect there is but hey, I try my hardest to be the best me I can be. I know I make mistakes and I mess up a lot. That's why I say I'm really far from perfect. But my girlfriend... Omg she is so perfect to me. She's is the most beautiful to me and...
    toiletwater toiletwater 16-17, M 1 Response Jun 21, 2014

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    I know I'm far from it.

    Why does everyone always cut me down all the time??
    lexii1998 lexii1998 16-17, F May 6, 2014

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    If you buy me mcdonalds

    and Starbucks, and watch the walking dead with me.. I'll love you forever 😘
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 3 Responses Oct 14, 2014

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    people think just because they have better

    things then me...there better than me...but in reality ur not...ya I get that im not as good as u and not perfect but who's was to be a robot...people make it seem like I GIVE **** what u have to say to me, when I don't....idk but y is the human races so stupid...
    PenguinLovercx PenguinLovercx 16-17, M 1 Response Oct 23, 2014

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    Aly00cat Aly00cat 26-30, F Jun 26, 2014

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    People tell you to kill the thing that's making

    you sad, the thing that's destroying you. So why do they get so mad when you try to kill yourself?
    EmereyTragedy EmereyTragedy 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    My Secret.

    I'm not perfect. I'm not always nice, cheery, and kind. DON"T FORGET THAT. THe thing is. .. most people automatically assume i'm nice and kind, but there is this one guy who saw through my b.ullsh!t. Oh yea.. .he is HOT .. . .and I wanna do him. NOW. Yep, I probably shocked you...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Aug 26, 2013

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    I'm Not Perfect

    I'm not perfect and that's ok. Why is it because I'm a christian I have to live a certain way according to others. Why cant I just live or is that too much to ask. Yes christians do get mad and somtimes curse, we are humans not perfect little angels. Yes I yell at my kids, I...
    munoztorre munoztorre 31-35 1 Response Jul 25, 2010

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    So there im the cabinet this mommy of 40 found

    an empty jar of Skippy chocolate ️PB. Oooh Noooo. I sighed. However I was able to scrape the sides of inside the jar clean. DELISCIOUS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Farmmaid Farmmaid 36-40, F 5 Responses Mar 29

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    I understand that in all of my experience I

    talk about my past and how well I am doing. I just thought I'd let everyone know that I am not perfect. I still deal with daily trials and I still need help from my counselor. I am still scared at certain times and I occasionally have nightmares about me being raped, but I try...
    HaileyBear19 HaileyBear19 18-21, F Feb 27, 2014

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    okay call me wired call me odd call me a freak

    but I'm still on the honor roll when you barely passed 1st grade
    vanessa147 vanessa147 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    I'd Like To Be Or Just Kind

    Everyday I wake up and I put these lines on my hand... " I can not change the past or the future, I can only deal with the present there is no sense in worrying about any of these things." " There is no way for me to change how other people treat me, or their reactions...
    Starbuck82 Starbuck82 26-30, F Jul 28, 2011

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    I know I'm just a normal girl

    and I'm not special. I denied what my best friend said to me.
    chocolatewhatsoever chocolatewhatsoever 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    I'M Sorry I'M Not Perfect

    People complain to me about their problems without any consideration for me and my feelings. When I try to help, they yell at me and say I'm useless. Well, fine. I just won't help them when they complain to me anymore. I know there's **** in their lives, but I HAVE **** GOING ON...
    KittyKatKitKat KittyKatKitKat 18-21, F Mar 29, 2013

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    I'm far from it. I have autism

    and asbergers syndrome. I'm too quiet, shy, sensitive, etcetera. But for some reason, I'm proud of myself. I've made it to junior year and I'll be a senior next year. I've overcome countless problems just like everyone else. Despite my social problems, I feel nothing can hold me...
    DrewbyDoo DrewbyDoo 16-17, M Apr 7

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    I have boring brown eyes

    and weird curls, I have a weird sense of humor and a short temper. I know I'm not perfect but I'm me.
    xabiana xabiana 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    I know I'm not perfect but my friends treat me like I am. I love everyone who does that.
    Muskan7253 Muskan7253 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    I've been working on myself for the last few years. I'm perfectly happy to remain single, but if the right person comes into my life, I won't resist it.
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    I am playing soccer, I steal the ball from a girl. I hope she doesn't start something .. again. she turns with fury in her eyes why is she so mad we r just playing a game. I don't...
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    All my friends are pretty, and when I stand next to them I just feel like sh*t...... I don't know how I became friends with them, they all are so pretty and I know I'm not pretty...
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    Whatdreamsarelost Whatdreamsarelost 31-35, M May 10

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    I am so I'm love with this guy right now. we have not even met in person yet. I've been talking to him for a couple months. we text eachother all the time. He makes me laugh and he...
    EmilyPouliot EmilyPouliot 22-25, F 2 Responses May 16

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    I promise you that I'm not but I try to be for the people I love in my life .
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F Apr 30

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