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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 17 Responses Apr 5

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    "Like stained glass windows,

    people sparkle and shine when the sun is out. But when darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within". ~E. Kubler-Ross And where does the light come from? The light is ignited by the sparks of understanding, acceptance and...
    jenga1 jenga1 46-50, F 1 Response 3 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.
    Sungirl3 Sungirl3 46-50, F 36 Responses Jun 27, 2013

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    30 Things To Start Doing For Yourself

     "Remember today, for it is the beginning. Today marks the start of a brave new future." I found this article and wanted to share. I printed this out and have it by my computer so I can see it everyday. New thoughts for the new year. Start spending time with the right people...
    surrealreality surrealreality 31-35, F 44 Responses Dec 31, 2011

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    owlabyss owlabyss 16-17, F 7 Responses 17 hrs ago

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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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    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 25 Responses Jun 29, 2007

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    "Assuming that all men are bad

    because of past experiences is like assuming that all food is bad because you got food poisoning." -Me
    Bre1970 Bre1970 41-45, F 3 Responses 1 day 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

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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 16 Responses Nov 5, 2013

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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 22-25, F 19 Responses Jan 2

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    "Do not fear the wolf

    that dresses in sheep's clothing. Instead fear the sheep that tends the wolves."
    thesecretholer thesecretholer 31-35, M 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    “A nation can survive its fools,

    and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason from within. An enemy at the gates is less formidable, for he is known and carries his banner openly. But the traitor moves amongst those within the gate freely, his sly whispers rustling through all the alleys, heard in the...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 2 Responses 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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    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

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    Be HAPPY in front of people

    who don't like you, it KILLS them =)
    alx99 alx99 36-40, F 4 Responses Mar 19

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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 21 Responses Mar 2, 2012

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    "In every basketball

    or baseball match, if the team doesn't play well the coach will call them for a short break to remind and rouse everyone's spirit up. Just like life, if you feel that everything is so tight and oppressing that you can't keep on sanely, take a break. Take a break to repower, take...
    BlueHydrangea BlueHydrangea 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Love is how you forgive.

    How how you understand. What you feel. How you hold on. "I'm not a smart man... but I know what love is". F. Gump
    jenga1 jenga1 46-50, F 21 hrs ago

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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

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    A real man doesn't love the most beautiful girl

    in the world. He loves the girl who can make his world the most beautiful.
    ceywat ceywat 51-55, F 7 Responses Mar 19

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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 31 Responses Nov 25, 2012

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    The only way to control chaos

    and complexity is to give up some of that control.Gyan Nagpal management thinker.
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    The first rule of holes:

    when you're in one, stop digging.
    scrimshaw scrimshaw 41-45, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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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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    Always put yourself in the other's shoes.

    If you feel that it hurts you, it probably hurts the person too.
    Rifkyroshan Rifkyroshan 26-30, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    SouthernBelle81 SouthernBelle81 31-35, F 1 Response 36 mins ago

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    "I didn't fall in love with you.

    I walked into love with you, with my eyes wide open, choosing to take every step along the way. I do believe in fate and destiny, but I also believe we are only fated to do the things that we'd choose anyway. And I'd choose you; in a hundred lifetimes, in a hundred worlds, in...
    kwarner kwarner 31-35, M 3 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    "By the time you swear you're his,

    Shivering and sighing. And he vows his passion is, Infinite, undying. Lady make note of this -- One of you is lying." - Dorothy Parker I can't stop laughing and smiling after reading this...this happened to me :/ I lied...but at that time I thought I've said the truth...
    Quentine Quentine 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    A ship may always be safe in a harbor.

    ..but it's not what the ship was built for
    TheKingWizard TheKingWizard 18-21, M 3 Responses 1 hr 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 46 Responses Jan 11, 2012

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    "While reflecting on the 'couldas,

    wouldas, and shouldas' in life, reality is happening. Opportunities don't camp out on your doorstep." -Me
    Bre1970 Bre1970 41-45, F 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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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 10 Responses Apr 9

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    I Like This

    Treat me like a queen and I will treat you like a king. Treat me like a game and I'll show you how it's played.
    angelicsmiles angelicsmiles 31-35, F 16 Responses Nov 14, 2013

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    I'd rather be a comma

    than a full stop
    universalreveries universalreveries 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    We must let go of the life we have planned,

    so as to accept the one that is waiting for us. ~ Joesph Campbell
    Indigolesbian70 Indigolesbian70 41-45, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    If you decided not to decide,

    you still made a decision. - J.M
    RafaReu RafaReu 22-25, M 20 hrs ago

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    There's only 1 Thing 2 Do

    3 Words 4 You I love you ❤️
    Tyler8432 Tyler8432 16-17, M 2 Responses Jan 29

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    "Deep in my soul, I truly know

    that love is there for me. To fully come out, I must get in touch with and get over my defenses, doubt and sensitivity." Kaypacha
    jenga1 jenga1 46-50, F 9 hrs ago

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    if you' re searching

    for that one person that will change your life , take a look in a mirror .
    poisonlady poisonlady 31-35, F 6 Responses May 16

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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 11 Responses Jan 22

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    It Is!

    "Imagination is more important than knowledge."                                                    Albert Einstein
    DEGBEME DEGBEME 61-65, M 14 Responses May 10, 2013

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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 12 Responses May 30

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    WizardOfAahs WizardOfAahs 41-45, M 4 Responses 15 hrs ago

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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 15 Responses Mar 18, 2013

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    I have met the enemy,

    and he is me. - me, reflecting on a bad day.
    scrimshaw scrimshaw 41-45, M 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    Rifkyroshan Rifkyroshan 26-30, M 1 Response 3 hrs 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"
    jledoux0690 jledoux0690 18-21, M 11 Responses Dec 10, 2013

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    "Character is not a gift,

    it's a Victory."
    jemdl21 jemdl21 16-17, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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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 19 Responses Jan 18, 2012

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    Everyone has mantras.

    As for mine, it's never the positive one. I'm the kinda person who thinks I cannot perform well in other things than what I'm specialized on but I willing to give it a try as I always encourage myself by reminding myself that 50% is always better than 100% of nothing. I'm...
    jessycarcher jessycarcher 22-25, F 4 hrs ago

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    malizz malizz 66-70, M 1 Response 16 hrs ago