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    Earthlostangel Earthlostangel 46-50, F 13 hrs ago

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    I had an extremely intelligent woman on EP send

    this in a private message to me. I believe she has posted it elsewhere in one of her own stories, but I simply had to share it here, too. If you see this, please know I found it extremely profound and have read and reread it so many times I've nearly committed it to memory...
    MommaBella MommaBella 31-35, F 13 Responses Jan 22, 2014

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    A lyric from a Jazz Butcher song: "This is

    party time ... and it's better than a cold bath with someone you dislike."
    Woody6 Woody6 41-45, M 1 day ago

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    "The loneliest people are the kindest.

    The saddest people smile the brightest. The most damaged people are the wisest. All because they do not wish to see anyone suffer the way they do"
    JLeDoux69 JLeDoux69 18-21, M 14 Responses Dec 10, 2013

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    To bring anything into your life,

    imagine that it's already there. Richard Bach
    AmyOnEP AmyOnEP 41-45, F 1 day ago

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    What I've learned from life is that

    for every inch of sadness lies a foot of happiness ahead. I've learned that the simplest of times brings the grandest of pleasures and that the hardest goodbyes often lead to the best hellos. I've learned that crazy chances guide us to unexpected discoveries and that tough times...
    raiee raiee 26-30 1 day ago

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    MorningRose10 MorningRose10 31-35, F 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    Earthlostangel Earthlostangel 46-50, F 13 hrs ago

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    Wow...Just Wow

    “I always wonder why birds choose to stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on the earth, then I ask myself the same question.” ― Harun Yahya This quote just hits home, and I...I cannot even answer it.
    Kmade Kmade 18-21, M 15 Responses Aug 24, 2013

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    Work It, Ladies.

    "You know what's really powerfully sexy? A sense of humor. A taste for adventure. A healthy glow. Hips to grab on to. Openness. Confidence. Humility. Appetite. Intuition... Smart-*** comebacks. Presence. A quick wit. Dirty jokes told by an innocent looking lady... A woman who...
    birdie39 birdie39 41-45, F 10 Responses Oct 26, 2013

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    The loneliest people are the kindest The

    saddest people smile the brightest The most damaged people are the wisest All because they don't wish to see anyone else suffer the way they did
    ChiyoStorm14 ChiyoStorm14 13-15, F 8 Responses May 15, 2014

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    A Quote I Like...

    After 9/11 when the country was gearing up for war I was in a shop and found a bumper sticker with a quote by Ghandi: "An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind" I bought the bumper sticker & it is on my rear bumper to this day.  
    RebeccaRSR RebeccaRSR 46-50, F 26 Responses Jun 29, 2007

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    I Am Proud Of My Heart

    I'm proud of my heart.  It's been played, stabbed, cheated, burned and broken,  but somehow it still works. There is nothing more beautiful than a person whose heart has been torn apart, but still believes in the beauty of love.
    jssp jssp 41-45, F 12 Responses Mar 18, 2013

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    Having perfected our disguise,

    we spend our lives searching for someone we don't fool.......Robert Brault.
    Littlemissshy25 Littlemissshy25 46-50, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Never be bullied into silence,

    never allow yourself to be made a victim, accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself. Harvey Fierstein
    IF64 IF64 51-55, M 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    Imperfection

    While you're busy looking for the perfect person, you'll probably miss the imperfect person who could make you perfectly happy.
    deleted deleted 26-30 33 Responses Jun 27, 2013

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    Be careful who you open up to.

    Only a few people actually care, the rest are just curious.
    ruthlala ruthlala 22-25, F 11 Responses Apr 9, 2014

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    'Life is a one way street,

    no matter how many detours you take, none of them lead back. So enjoy life's every moment, as none of them will happen the same way again.' Unknown
    NobleDebaucher NobleDebaucher 46-50, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Let me tell you something you already know.

    The world ain't all sunshine and rainbows. It's a very mean and nasty place and I don't care how tough you are it will beat you to your knees and keep you there permanently if you let it. You, me, or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life. But it ain't about how hard ya hit. It's...
    jameswertman12 jameswertman12 26-30, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    If your happiness depends on what somebody else

    does, I guess you do have a problem. Richard Bach
    AmyOnEP AmyOnEP 41-45, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    We must dress according to the dictates of

    fashion ,kill in the name of our country's frontiers,elect politicians.....Our children must follow in our footsteps .....We must never make our parents sad ,even if this means giving up everything that makes us happy.Paulo Coelho.The Zahir.
    whitesunshine87 whitesunshine87 51-55, F 3 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    F-E-A-R has two meanings: 'Forget Everything

    And Run' or 'Face Everything And Rise' The choice is yours
    67wonderwoman 67wonderwoman 46-50, F 20 Responses Apr 5, 2014

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    Mothers hold their children's hands

    for a short while, but their hearts forever....Author unknown
    allsfinebime allsfinebime 51-55, M 8 Responses May 11, 2014

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    Quote About Love 8

    Let go of the things that can no longer be fixed. If you force yourself to try and put them back, things will only get worse. Holding on is being brave, but sometimes moving on makes you even tougher.
    GirlThinking GirlThinking 26-30, F 16 Responses Jul 8, 2012

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    People say " There are other fish in the sea.

    " I say, "**** you; she was my sea." - J.Faulkner
    TheGirlFromJupiter TheGirlFromJupiter 18-21, F 9 Responses Mar 31, 2014

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    "Airports see more sincere kisses

    than wedding halls. The walls of hospitals have heard more prayers than the walls of churches."
    juniper12 juniper12 26-30, F 19 Responses Jan 2, 2014

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    A recent study has found

    that women who carry a little extra weight live longer than the men who mention it.
    SirLaughalots SirLaughalots 36-40, M 6 Responses Apr 2, 2014

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    MeGaMatt88 MeGaMatt88 26-30, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    5 Things That Will Transform You From The Inside-out

    (Found this article this morning and wanted to share it. )Self improvement Where we are in life is based on our identity. Our beliefs about ourselves are based on that identity. Our future worth and opportunity is based on that identity. Many people think that if they change...
    surrealreality surrealreality 31-35, F 20 Responses Mar 2, 2012

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    I am a quote junkie and I could post hundreds

    of quotes I love. However, these past couple of weeks have been very difficult for me and so today here is the quote I relate to the most."My prayer today is to not be negative about anything for one day. It is so easy to be disappointed, critical, cynical. Nothing is easier...
    GirlLearningHowToSmile GirlLearningHowToSmile 26-30, F 11 hrs ago

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    The Starfish Story

    A young man is walking along the ocean and sees a beach on which thousands and thousands of starfish have washed ashore. Further along he sees an old man, walking slowly and stooping often, picking up one starfish after another and tossing each one gently into the ocean. “Why...
    deleted deleted 26-30 15 Responses Nov 5, 2013

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    'We must free ourselves of the hope

    that the sea will ever rest. We must learn to sail in high winds' Aristotle Onassis
    NobleDebaucher NobleDebaucher 46-50, M 22 hrs ago

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    Broken Angel

    She's the girl that believes that what comes around goes around. The one that hopes for a better day. The one that won't give up on you. She's the girl thats unlike the rest. The one that spent her days smiling, and her nights crying. She's the girl that would love to be loved...
    lovelywings lovelywings 31-35, F 28 Responses Nov 25, 2012

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    Memories are what warm you up from the inside.

    But they’re also what tear you apart
    s3gur0 s3gur0 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    Boxerlove2 Boxerlove2 41-45, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    See the positive side,

    the potential and make an effort.The Dalai Lama.
    whitesunshine87 whitesunshine87 51-55, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    "I’m not the girl your mother warns you about.

    I won’t kiss your best friend or break your heart. I won’t make you choose between what you love to do & me. I’m not cold. I’m not reckless. I’m the girl your father mentions when your mom’s not around. I’m the girl that gets away. I will love you more than...
    diablesse34 diablesse34 46-50, F 21 Responses Apr 14, 2014

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    wintersecret wintersecret 31-35, M 21 hrs ago

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    Intimacy is not who you let touch you.

    Intimacy is who you text at 3am about your dreams and fears. Intimacy is giving someone your attention, when ten other people are asking for it. Intimacy is the person always in the back of your mind, no matter how distracted you are.
    JerryyJamess JerryyJamess 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    "Fake people always impress others by their

    fake promises. But true people always prove their original identity by their actions." Author unknown
    MorningRose10 MorningRose10 31-35, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    nstar1983 nstar1983 31-35, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Love This :)

    "Seduce my mind and you can have my body. Find my soul and I'm yours forever."
    missdillusioned missdillusioned 41-45, F 30 Responses Apr 13, 2012

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    “A heart given freely is the most vulnerable

    and selfless thing one can offer another human being. It can be as fragile and needy as a newly born infant, or as solid and self-supporting as a granite pillar, yet it is the hands of the recipient that determines its ultimate fate.” ― Mark W Boyer
    diablesse34 diablesse34 46-50, F 11 Responses May 30, 2014

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    "Lucky to have me, I'm not easily attained.

    Lose me & I become your greatest loss" r.h. Sin
    msb2015 msb2015 26-30, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Friends Are Like Underwear...

    Some crawl up your as... Some snap under pressure Some don't have the strength to hold you up Some get a little twisted Some support you Some are your favorite Some are cheap and get bent out of shape And some actually cover your as.. when you need them
    Helper96 Helper96 46-50, F 44 Responses Jan 11, 2012

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    Let Them Go...

    When people leave you, let them go, your destiny is never tied to anyone who leaves you, and it doesn't make them bad people, It means their part in your story is over.--Unknown
    Helper96 Helper96 46-50, F 20 Responses Jan 18, 2012

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