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I Love Myself and Its True

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    Took A While - In fact, decades. Once I started to though, i never stopped and don't plan to. Wait, are we talking about the same kind of loving yoursel? (((Wink)))
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 18, 2010

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    Why I Love and Care the Way I Do - Its God's command to love thy neighbor as yourself. Well I know that doesn't mean I have to be there best friend. But I do love...
    Neveah Neveah 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 30, 2009

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    I Wont Lie to You -                           ...
    flourlady111 flourlady111 46-50, F 10 Responses Sep 30, 2009

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    A Real Person - I always thought I was a kind of crazy shadow or ghost belonging to the dark side.  Not the dark side as in Star Wars but the dark side of life.  While growing...
    rubyetuesday rubyetuesday 56-60, F 2 Responses May 4, 2012

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    My Happiness Has To Come First - So many times, a new dawning of awareness, an eye opening experience happens and we see the reality of our situations. We see that we have put...
    KrazyAuntKim KrazyAuntKim 46-50, F 5 Responses Dec 9, 2012

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    I Know I Am Strange... - I am one of the very few and strange people who you might have the opportunity to meet in real life who feel comfortable in my own skin.I love myself even...
    fightn4me fightn4me 46-50, F 3 Responses May 7, 2012

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    I am a tom boy kinda girl.. but so what!! i love myself now n don't care what others think of me.. i love to try out new things ...so what if others don't like it. i love to deal...
    90colors 90colors 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    Today I had yet another deep conversation with my acting professor. He told me how I should just ignore people's judgements and go past that, how I shouldn't be afraid to be myself...
    Realitea Realitea 18-21, F Mar 18

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    I've been trying to concentrate on things about myself I like rather than my flaws. It's so much harder than I thought it would be. I always catch myself comparing myself to other...
    daniefaye32346 daniefaye32346 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    I wouldn't call it loving myself, but rather that I find myself to be one awesome, one of a kind person. I am intelligent, hard working, easy going, open, and honest, to name some...
    bkf2 bkf2 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    I love myself, I have taken care of my self, I have daily good habbits of brushing the teeth twice, cleaniness, proper eating, and have taken proper care of my body, because I am...
    shlproy123 shlproy123 26-30, F Mar 20

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    Somewhere in the middle of trials, adversity, heartache, pain, and betrayal; I've learned how to love myself.
    Itonlytakesone Itonlytakesone 26-30, F Mar 22

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    I do not love myself which in turn makes it hard for me to love or show affection towards other people.
    MissMisunderstood1 MissMisunderstood1 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    I've only been on EP for three days, and it's already helping me with my ongoing battle with depression. Or rather, it's helping me to help myself. I'm the kind of person who...
    xeian xeian 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    Meant for someone else, but not for me. Love was out to get me. That's the way it seemed. Disappointment haunted all my dreams... Then I saw his face. And now I'm a believer...
    ladypirate108 ladypirate108 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    Until now...... and this person Is not single. Just my damn luck. I have never been faithful to ANYONE except for now. For that reason I don't feel like I have ever really been...
    vwilliams69 vwilliams69 41-45, F Apr 2

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    I'm an 18 year old girl and don't think I'm all cut out for relationships... now if you are about to comment and say "you're too young" or something Along those lines, then please...
    Dimples411 Dimples411 18-21, F Mar 22

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    For the past couple of years i had been very hard on myself.I am not proud for who i am.I can't even say to myself that i look beautiful.I always have this attitude that i am not...
    dreamingnightingale dreamingnightingale 26-30, F Mar 24

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    I don't hate my ugliness...I hate people shallowness I don't hate being different ... I hate it when people think being a sheep is smart I don't hate being proud of myself...I...
    AutoLove0 AutoLove0 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    I was a homeschooled outcast with no friends. LITERALLY no friends. Not one. I never got out of the house and spent years living that way. I prayed and prayed for someone to come...
    ForeverUnordinary ForeverUnordinary 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Everyday I gain more confidence and become more accepting of the way God has made me. I am learning to embrace my flaws and accept my mistakes. I am grasping a deeper understanding...
    TryingToLoveLifeNow TryingToLoveLifeNow 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    For so long I've beat myself up over bad decisions that I've made in the past and I regret so much. Now that I'm older I can begin to move on and focus on my future, focusing on...
    Angel325 Angel325 31-35 2 Responses Mar 25

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    I'm done with you. I can't believe I was thinking of killing myself over someone as pathetic as you. Go to hell mofo! #FeelingProudOfMyself
    GaleJake GaleJake 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 2

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    I love me. I love the skin I'm in.😍❤️
    PrettyFknDope PrettyFknDope 26-30, F Mar 20

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    Open your heart to the unconditional love of the Prime Creator. Shift your mind to a better place, to a place where you truly belong, enough of hurting yourself; it's time to love...
    toufie1 toufie1 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 25

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    Each day I'm getting closer to my goal! I'm loving who I am. I loving what I see in the mirror. Minor insecurities still exist, but I'm on my way to overcoming them. Knowing that...
    Angel325 Angel325 31-35 Mar 30

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    I hate being affectionate. I hate showing my feelings. I'm the sweetest you'll ever find but I hate being vulnerable. I've been through so much that I don't know what it feels like...
    toyamanaskieeee toyamanaskieeee 18-21, F Apr 3

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    I most certainly do. Nothing will change that. No hateful comments or preconceived notions will dent it. I love me and all my faults.
    EmotionalPrincess EmotionalPrincess 22-25, F Apr 5

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    Not in a completely narcissistic way, but I try to be the kind of person I would want as my best friend. I also believe you can't truly love someone else until you love yourself...
    ShesAVeryKinkyGirl ShesAVeryKinkyGirl 26-30, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm just as curious as to when do you exactly know when you love yourself. Right now I'm not so sure.
    beaudsaste beaudsaste 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    We see many people come and go on E.P. Some end up our friends and although they leave, they develop a relationship with us which is just deeper than E.P. When you are in...
    alwaysawanderer alwaysawanderer 66-70, M 1 Response Mar 31

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    Beauty isn't what you look like. It's who you are. Being beautiful isn't about looking pretty and acting perfect; it's about doing beautiful things. <3
    Siqo423 Siqo423 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    I'm not perfect, and I've made A LOT of mistakes in my life, but the person I am seems really great to me
    ash5698 ash5698 13-15, M Mar 21

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    No boy or girl deserves to be treated like an option.
    patooooots patooooots 18-21, F Mar 23

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    I am having such a beautiful day today! Just being alive, and knowing that I have the ability to make **** happen and that I have creative control over my life makes me feel so...
    COMMITTEDTOME COMMITTEDTOME 26-30, F Mar 23

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    i know for a fact that moving on is a process... but sometimes i wish i have an amnesia to instantly forget him. i really hate him and that someone else.. a ***** and a jerk...
    princessdinamunti princessdinamunti 22-25, F Mar 26

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    It's a process. But I used to be the type to respond to every guy that messaged me on Facebook because I felt so happy that someone could want to talk to me. I know it's just...
    Nessybabi Nessybabi 18-21, F Mar 27

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    The more I talk about my issues and social anxiety, the easier I find it gets. Before I opened up about it I was so ashamed of it and felt like a smaller person. Now that I put it...
    Nessybabi Nessybabi 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    I am the smart ***, the gentleman, the bad boy, the crafty, the listener. Obscure yet known by everyone. I'll be there for the ones who need, I'll treat you with respect as long it...
    BeatTheBest BeatTheBest 16-17, M Mar 29

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    i am a tomboy, and i do not care what people say behind my back,cause thise is who i am and i would not chang to be a real girl as i have lost the light of being a straight gairl.i...
    tomboyathena tomboyathena 13-15, F Apr 4

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    I am 37 and I have felt this way since I was 6.
    iamnothing99 iamnothing99 36-40, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    i dont know why but today it seems a little hard to say i love my daddy.He has always been my hero,an angel in my eyes but now he is far from that. I am ashamed of him. I dont...
    Angelina1992 Angelina1992 18-21, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    Its easy to say, that I am hard on myself, I always have been. Some say that I may be a bit too hard on myself, and that may be true too, but something that I am learning as some...
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    i do believe in true love and i always have. Just because people arent able to find the right person doesnt mean true love doesnt exists. It does exist but only few get to...
    Angelina1992 Angelina1992 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 26

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    Love Of My Life I love you with everything I am. I feel you with everything I'm not. I lose myself in your eyes. I find myself in you. I trust you completely. You pilot the...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    For the longest time, I thought being born on Valentine’s day, sucked. Yeah, it’s a holiday full of love and for those without a partner or sweetheart… it sucks...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 51-55, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    All my best quotes Beauty isn't about having a pretty face. It's about having a pretty mind, a pretty heart and most importantly, a pretty soul True love isn't easy, but it...
    ParisMaisie ParisMaisie 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Here the past few days I've been dealing with a lot of insecurity and self esteem. I was talking with my best friend today and I think I have a really good idea of what I would...
    needinganescape needinganescape 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 1

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    Yeah, I am myself, 100% I'm the original G. So many goddam people always ask me how and why I change how I act and behave and stuff depending on where I am and who I am with...
    bluemetalchick9 bluemetalchick9 18-21, F 6 Responses Apr 5

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    Doing and Being Relationships In a TV show I was watching, a woman was talking about how she was prepared to move abroad with a man she'd only recently met on a dating website...
    vector8 vector8 46-50, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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