I Know the Difference Between What I Want and What I Need

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 198 People


    I want a trillion dollars but l only need a little less than that.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    16 Responses Jan 28, 2009

    Let Me Illustrate

    Need: food, water, shelter, clothing, socialization, love Want: everything else
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jul 17, 2010

    When You Wash Away the Glitter...

    I want to be a touring man's woman, "The Queen Of The Groupies", to know that I am his number one and to have his child. I need love, respect and honesty. What I want and what I need are not so different, really. One just looks more sparkly than the other.
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jun 25, 2009


    while I sort of agree with spirit , my list is shorter and in the following orderWater...humans cannot go very far without it or very long.FOOD....can be gone without better than water but still not a good idea.Shelter....Espically in places like where I live in michigan. Places...
    mailmanshadow mailmanshadow
    56-60, M
    Apr 19, 2011

    I Want ....

    to tell the truth .... I NEED to get this over with and not care what an *** it's going to make me look like. I don't owe anyone anything, and it irritates me to NO end to here you go on and on and ON .......   grrr -- but if things were different, it would...
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Mar 3, 2009

    I need someone to love me

    and take care of me I know I'm going back to what I Ust to do (self harm) I need to be looked after :(
    Lasbutterfly Lasbutterfly
    18-21, F
    Nov 15, 2015

    Want Vs. Need

    I WANT *****; I WANT ****, I WANT beer; I WANT money; I WANT one-on-one attention; I WANT a house on my property; I WANT to see X-Men Origins; I WANT to beat the attitude out of my brother; I WANT a Mercedes; I WANT to drive an 18-wheeler... I NEED a mechanic job; I...
    filthydieseltech filthydieseltech
    22-25, F
    2 Responses May 19, 2009

    Him Or Me

    i need to stay out of the relationship with him. i need to not go crawling back. i need to move on. but i want to go crawling back.
    DesertingFate DesertingFate
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 20, 2009
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