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I Love and Accept Myself

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    A Complete 180!

    i used to be a self-loather. when i was a child, i was aware of how different i was and the thing i wished for more than anything was to be like everyone else. i remember, shockingly now, but frequent and normal back then, how i would look at my reflection in the mirror and burst...
    Syvilla Syvilla 26-30 1 Response Sep 15, 2010

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    I Am Me And I'm Not Going To Change!

    I do love and accept myself  and I don't want to change any of these quirks that make me unique and wonderful!
    natdj88 natdj88 22-25, F Oct 9, 2010

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    I used to hope for a miracle in my life

    until I realised that my life is the miracle. I remind myself when I feel like the whole world is crumbling down on me. When life, situations and things seem to be getting "on top" of me. I no longer yearn to find a purpose in life because the fact that I'm alive today is a good...
    Quanitta Quanitta 26-30, F Mar 23

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    I Can't Think Of A Reason Why I Shouldn't

    I am of God.  That alone is something special.  A part of Him, is in me.  He saw fit to create me, for whatever reasons.   
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Nov 22, 2009

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    I Have Arrived.

    I have finally accepted myself and begin to love myself.Its taken a long time with so many challenges and traumas in my life.With the help of professionals and doctors,i have arrived.This journey of self discovery is interesting and scary.Its stepping into the unknown at this age...
    unshakable unshakable 61-65, F Sep 11, 2010

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    i think it's more like i tolerate who i am. i'll never understand me and i'll never be able to accept me but at least i guess i am resolved that this is who i am, so be it.
    trailsonrails trailsonrails 51-55, M Aug 3

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    i appreciate my own company. i always have but ive been lonely too. now im making a bit of effort because ive left myself alone or in someone elses hands for too long. its weird...
    luckylassie luckylassie 51-55, F 2 Responses Aug 16

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    What to hate about me? I'm too perfect to live in this world XD jk! Seriously.. Sometimes i love myself like a lover other times like a best friend Sometimes I hate myself but...
    AutoLove0 AutoLove0 22-25, F Aug 3

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    August 10. Letting Go of Perfection. "As I journey through recovery, more and more I learn that accepting myself and my idiosyncrasies — laughing at myself for my ways — gets...
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    My new recovery project is reminding myself : I accept myself for my strength and weakness, my good and bad, my success and my failures. Doing something has to be better than...
    Mangostrawberrybanana Mangostrawberrybanana 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I was bullied in High School and humiliated by the two women I dated because of my small size. After some experimentation I have come to realize I like androgyny and I am bisexual...
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    Pharrell-Williams-Happy-2013-1200x1200 I believe that the secret to happiness is looking within. I received some advice from an old friend once that said, “You can’t ask...
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    I want so much to stop hating myself, but I think that I am afraid to fully accept myself and all my flaws because I am afraid that if I do that, I will be complacent and never get...
    beanz1 beanz1 31-35, M 3 Responses Aug 21

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    I just got done writing a lovely letter to my beautiful best friend for our 1 year friend anniversary. I absolutely love writing. I love it so much and I can express myself freely...
    SpecialKind SpecialKind 13-15, F Aug 1

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    I used to but our knifes are not strong enough. Anyway I went to the kitchen and grabbed a knife I kept moving it on my hand softly wanting to cut my self but I stopped and went...
    DrowningInPain2 DrowningInPain2 13-15, F Aug 8

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    Who doesnt? I love touching myself and when guys tell me they are and describe whats got them going...
    BiKayla18 BiKayla18 18-21, F 5 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    Why? Why should I hate you, me, or anybody else, I'm blessed by a heart, a soul, So clean, So pure, Untouched, Why? Why shouldn't I love you, myself, or anybody else, I'm blessed...
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    I love being myself. I don't care if someone likes me or not....it's their problem not mine.....I am sometimes goofy, moody and sweet...depends on the day and who I am talking to...
    greeneyedmomma greeneyedmomma 26-30, F Aug 14

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    Cut my life into pieces This is my last resort Suffocation No breathing Don't give a **** if I cut my arm, bleeding This is my last resort Cut my life into pieces I've reached my...
    greeneyedmomma greeneyedmomma 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 21

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    Why get inked if you wont get to see it everyday? I got this tattoo's on my wrist & this is not just for nothing...A HEART ❤️ with music notes around it + the 3 stars...
    skullmeggy skullmeggy 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I don't want to deal with judgements and not feeling adequate enough anymore. Just feeling that who I am and my environment are very wrong. I feel like here I know I'm not within...
    ajrestless ajrestless 18-21, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    So having unrequited love fore someone you have known for a few months is bad or even a year or two. Though knowing someone your whole life and having unrequited love for them is...
    BDMW15 BDMW15 16-17, M 26 mins ago

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    So it's me again. The guy that people seem to love to hate but I accepted the hate. I admit that a part of me miss having to think about someone else then me all the time. What I...
    ilikenetflix ilikenetflix 26-30, M 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    August 30. Accepting Our Best. We don't have to do it any better than we can - ever. Do our best for the moment, and then let it go. If we have to redo it, we can do our best in...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 16 hrs ago

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    Another fight going on between my mom, and dad right now at the moment. I finally noticed who is really there, but can't show it. My father. He can't show it because he works all...
    OutOfTheOrdinary OutOfTheOrdinary 13-15, F 3 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I joined an Experienced titled "I cannot talk about my problems to people" and I told the truth.. I cannot. This whole time I have been sharing my hardships with angels... I am...
    1Lostcause 1Lostcause 16-17, T 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    I lost my love of life to my best frnd my frndship olways tries to put me down they try to change me I m fedup of this y d hell they can't accept me for who I m they comment on my...
    Kazi313 Kazi313 16-17, M 6 hrs ago

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    I have accepted that I'm always going to be different than others. It used to make me feel so alone but now I feel so apart of the universe. I am psychic, empathic and a medium. I...
    SageEden SageEden 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    This is not a poem. Neither it is a novel story or some sort of anecdote. This is a simply advice from the author to anyone who thinks that his or her life is not worth of living...
    Craney1 Craney1 31-35 Aug 18

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    "I love you means that I accept you for the person that you are and that I do not wish to change you into someone else. It means that I do not expect perfection from you - just as...
    mik02 mik02 41-45, F 12 hrs ago

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    Yes, really just want to be accepted for who and what I am. I am a transgendered woman. Something I am just coming to terms with myself. As I do I want and need someone to accept...
    DawnR59 DawnR59 51-55, T 1 Response Aug 17

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    July 30. Accepting Powerlessness. Since I've been a child, I've been in an antagonistic relationship with an important emotional part of myself: my feelings. I have consistently...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Jul 30

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    Well, this is obviously a lie. I mean, there'd be few people to claim they accept Hitler, Pol-Pot or Stalin as they are, or for what they are. And those that do, well, they don't...
    Faust76 Faust76 36-40, M 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    Smile and say thank you. That's really the only socially acceptable way of accepting a compliment. I don't want to start a confrontation or make the situation awkward, so it's a...
    GiantKaiju GiantKaiju 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 2

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    When I was young, I believe that doing or saying how you feel without thinking is a strict no no. That’s why even at a very young age. I don’t do or really say what I feel. And...
    VoiceLessMe VoiceLessMe 26-30, F Aug 11

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    I always get teased because I listen to kpop and I don't 'understand it' it's been a part of my life for 4 years and ppl can't accept that
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    I ask for strength that I can bear the pain of losing someone I can't have...I must be strong to finally let go of him, but deep in my heart I want to hold on, but am I so crazy...
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    GlamGasm GlamGasm 22-25, T 20 mins ago

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    August 4. Vulnerability. "I've learned that the more vulnerable I allow myself to be, the more in control of myself I really am." —Anonymous Many of us feel that we can only...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Aug 4

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    Her essence, you ask? Graceful like the smell of lust and desire. Oh god, is our fire hot! Not to mention it's uncommon fuel, which is our inability to have each other. Well, you...
    ReMaxius ReMaxius 18-21, M Aug 5

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    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F Aug 10

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    Do you remember a time where I was just a few feet and even years older than you? When I could wake up every day and play with you without the fear of judgment. You had accumulated...
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    August 28. Taking Care of Ourselves on the Job. It's okay to take care of ourselves on the job. It is not only okay - it is necessary. Taking care of ourselves on the job means...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 2 days ago

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    I'm finally getting to the point in my life where I can accept who I was, who I am, and who I am becoming. I grew up feeling alone and pushed aside so I never thought anyone would...
    adobson5194 adobson5194 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 31

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