I Like Positivity

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    A few years ago, I took the "Strengthsfinder" test after reading Marcus Buckingham's book (Discover Your Strengths....).  It captured my strengths very well and positivity was one of my top 5.  It has been the key to my career success and is a key element of my life...
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    2 Responses Jun 18, 2010
    chloemarie69 chloemarie69
    18-21, F
    Dec 1, 2013

    It's That Bubble Again!

    Oh yes!It works for me ...When all those around you are wallowing in negativity ... Just ignore them and carry on living in your own positive little bubble ...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Feb 1, 2010

    Take It Easy.

    How can anyone be happy when they are surrounded by bitchy, angry, whiny, negative people?Why can't people just smile, and take life as it comes?Life isn't perfect by any stretch of the imagination but what good is complaining?If only there were literally a happy place to go...
    chaoticsoul chaoticsoul
    41-45, F
    Jan 15, 2013


    We are human We are not perfect We are alive We try things We make mistakes We stumble We fall We get hurt We rise again We try again We keep learning We keep growing And we are thankful for this priceless opportunity called life
    chaoticsoul chaoticsoul
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jan 20, 2013

    Crabs In A Barrel

    I've decided that most of the people in my life are entirely too negative. I'm at a point in my life where I'm finally making headway to where I want to be, and I'm starting to notice that even just ONE negative person in your life can hold you back indefinitely. So what do you...
    Sbgf225 Sbgf225
    31-35, M
    5 Responses Jan 17, 2013

    Worth It Weight In Gold

    In this world full of sorrow and pain , sadness and hard times , it is so important to look at the positive side of life.It is not easy believe me I know. Sometimes there are events and misfortunes that befall us , and we feel we just cant cope .  I know personally there...
    softkitti softkitti
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jan 31, 2010
    mstv1112 mstv1112
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 28, 2014

    "let Your Past Make You Better, Not Bitter. "

    There are generally only two options that we have when we deal with our pasts. We can choose to let our pasts limit us, and make us bitter, or we can choose to let our pasts make us better. We must understand that who we were in the past is nowhere equal to the person that we can...
    anghel77 anghel77
    36-40, F
    Nov 12, 2013


    Don't try to fix meI'm not brokenI'm not lost but I am outspokenDon't preach at meI've made my choiceBy listening to my inner voices
    chaoticsoul chaoticsoul
    41-45, F
    Jan 16, 2013
    peppermintsugar peppermintsugar
    26-30, F
    Dec 15, 2013

    Positive Tees

    I got some awesome Tees with positive quotes from Glad Rag Tees www.gladragtees.co.uk
    Jan 12, 2013

    Makes You Happy

    I love positive things, people, causes, etc.  I am not delirioius though with positivity.  I full understand that everyday can't be a great or wonderful experience.  I also don't believe that just by my positiveness alone I can change the world; it takes others...
    leewilla leewilla
    1 Response Dec 16, 2008
    ADeepPerspective ADeepPerspective
    22-25, F
    Dec 16, 2013

    I'm insane. I'm ****** up.

    I have problems. But I don't get depressed and I don't get bored. Warren zevon
    suzanneteri suzanneteri
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Mar 25, 2014
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