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I Love Simple Things

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    Simplicity.

    Things that are simpler than others make more sense, and they're not complicated. I mean, to be able to explain something where you and everyone else can understand it without having to dish out a million and one explanations or throw a dictonary, how sweet is that? I'm all for...
    L0vetheway L0vetheway 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 17, 2008

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    Simplicity Brings Me Joy

    I love seeing through the eyes of my grandchildren.  When we play, their is no worry, no pain, no sadness, no stress with bills to pay.  When we play, there is adventure,  delight, imagination, laughter from the gut, fascination, unconditional love, enjoying the...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom 51-55, F 4 Responses Nov 20, 2008

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    No it doesn’t stops here,

    Certainly not the end of my bad times But it does make the present day worse, smells rotten. You know the kind I like, soft and serene. Calm and curious as well. With each night sets by it’s the feeling of unknown that fears me I don’t exactly know which state actually I...
    nealbrute nealbrute 22-25, F Jun 26

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    That Little Thing

    I Saw this wierd Car the other day,(I Just got my license) and thought to myself "Hey, No ones gonna buy that. Why put it on sale? Its all beat up." But when i got closer, i saw it wasent beat up, it was made to look dented and worn. I Asked the Dealer how much it was, and he...
    LiveWhileyaCan LiveWhileyaCan 13-15, M Mar 2, 2013

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    Breathing.

    Breathing. Reading. Sleeping. Savoring. Praying. Dancing. Road tripping. Music. Kissing. Pets. Singing to God. Antics of children. Fishing. Toys. Games. Finishing exams. Playing harmonica. Singing. Talking. Joking. Holding hands... all the great things are...
    laties860326 laties860326 26-30, F Nov 16, 2011

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    That's Me

    to me, the simple things in life bring the greatest pleasure and the greatest memories.  things like: the smell of spring my daughter laughing holding hands sitting around a campfire hearing that special someone's voice on the phone apple pie :D shopping with my...
    KinkyFlower KinkyFlower 31-35, F 4 Responses Jan 12, 2009

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    Here Is the List:

    1.Smiles 2.FLOWERS 3.Thank-yous'! 4.Miss-yous'! 5.Rainy days! 6.Green Surroundings 7.Tiny animals 8.Shiny little things 9.Unexpected phone calls 10.Appreciation for anything-dress or hair or anything basic. 11.Boiled-corn with pepper.   ---List under...
    tenderfoot1 tenderfoot1 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 16, 2008

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    The Most Beautiful Experience

    I listen to the soft classical music playing through my head. I watch the sky and see that the earth doesn't sit still but is constantly moving . The unbalanced feeling is scary yet wonderful. The faint clouds pattern the sky in the most amazing way. Sure it's like this most days...
    MusicalBatman MusicalBatman 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 29, 2013

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    I Love..

    I love the simple things. The things that no one seems to notice. The things people ignore. The things people take for granted. The things people think will always be there. The things that are clearly there, but no one ever takes the time to notice. You know, those things...
    ariesgrl16 ariesgrl16 16-17, F 7 Responses Nov 16, 2009

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    The Wonder of It All...

    The sound of water...the smell of grass after the rain... birds chirping ....rain drops on a flower... standing in a stream,feeling the water rush past .....sand between my toes.....looking at the clouds rush by.....the wind in my face .......
    Candita Candita 22-25, F 5 Responses Dec 29, 2008

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    Keep It Simple

         Love the simple things.... The smell of rain, freshly cut grass,sun rise, sun sets, nightly stars, familiar food cooking, a child's smile,the sight of a humming bird taking in nectar, dolphin at play ..... oh, nothing can bring a smile to my face as these...
    grams grams 56-60, F 6 Responses Jul 27, 2007

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    Perfect

    The simple things in life is what makes the world go round. I try to never forget the simple things in life. Holding handing hands with the one you love, doing things together. Just dont ever let it slip away! Thats the most important thing.
    picgirl picgirl 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 17, 2008

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    Kids Are a Blessing!

    I could sit and watch her for hours . Yesterday she was singing Tomorrow with a video . Children are truly amazing to me , it is one of my favorite things in this world ! Everything is new and exciting . I guess i am easily amused but playing in the mud or on a playground and i...
    redheadsrule redheadsrule 36-40, F 23 Responses Feb 24, 2008

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    Babies

    One of my favorite things raising my kids. I loved being a mom and now grandma. I always enjoyed playing on the playground...upset when weight restrictions were on some, teaching them big words. I was terribly upset when they left home- were close ...empty nest i know.I love...
    redheadsrule redheadsrule 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 1, 2007

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    ADeepPerspective ADeepPerspective 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 27, 2013

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    Simple Things

    simple things make me smile alot. things like rainbows, butterflies, sunsets, laughing, smiling. i dont care how corny it sounds. like a while ago my friend randomly bought me a vanilla milkshake just because. that was his reason & theyr my favorite. things like that put...
    youdontknowme54321 youdontknowme54321 16-18, F 1 Response Sep 1, 2007

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    Are You Ready To Learn More (aka Baby Steps To Wisdom) ?

    There isn't a better teacher than experience and there isn't better facilitator of learning than time. Each day holds in it's sack for you an exciting collection of experiences. Throwing one at a time, churning your intellect, and enriching your conscience, it unfolds in front...
    guardsvan guardsvan 41-45, M Aug 24, 2012

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    The Little Things...

    I just love the simple things... My first cup of coffee in the morning, a glass of wine on a cool fall night, a smile, and even a kind word.   These simple things can make my day!
    bassman bassman 26-30, M 2 Responses Oct 17, 2007

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    It's the simple, little things

    that truly matter.. Nothing has to be major to be heard. Everything is important, you should appreciate the little things in life. Simple is beautiful. Simple is admirable. Simple is humble. Simple is fun... Simple is happiness.
    xFreeSpirit23 xFreeSpirit23 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 11

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    Life Is Better

    life is better when everything is kept simple, life is stressful and boring when everything is complicated and neurotic sometimes its good to enjoy simple thing such as love, sunshine and nature. They are simple but beautiful to behold.
    Donalh Donalh 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 16, 2008

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    So Simple, Yet So Profound

    Last year I was driving on the freeway and saw something that made me think about life and made such a difference in me forever. In the middle of a concrete jungle, in the emergency lane, there grew a plant with delicate blue flowers.  It proved to me right then and there that...
    ANewCreation4Him ANewCreation4Him 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 17, 2012

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    Sometimes it's the simplest things

    that bring the most joy.
    Kathieredart Kathieredart 56-60, F 7 Responses Jun 10

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    Little Things Add Up

    Sometimes all it takes to totally change my mood is for someone to smile at me for no reason as we pass on the street or watch as a butterfly flutters past or hearing a song I like on the radio, or even just someone waiting that extra 2 seconds so they can hold the door for me...
    KaBe22 KaBe22 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 12, 2010

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    Simplicity

    I love walking around aimlessly with a nice person, making new friends, working out, eating clean, laugh, watch youtube-videos, listen to music, kissing, holding hands, having sex, being outdoors, drinking coffee and have great conversations. I'm done with all the fake pleasures...
    untethered90 untethered90 22-25, F Nov 25, 2013

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    Keep It Simple!

    Trust me.Even the most complicated topics can be explained in a very simple fashion.If you listen to the words of highly intellectual and highly successful people's explanation for some concept,they would explain to you in a simple way that even the ordinary people can understand...
    maskedmenace maskedmenace 22-25, M 5 Responses Jun 3, 2011

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    Fresh air Clean water Sunshine Whole foods Deep

    sleep Self Compassion Meditation Smile Love
    WhereTheWildRosesGrow WhereTheWildRosesGrow 70+ Jul 5

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    Simple Things Are Blessings To Me.........

      Praying at night and thanking my higher power for a day like no other. Watching deer graze in my back field and knowing that feeling of peace inside my heart that only they seem to bring to the forefront of my mind. Opening my door every morning and seeing my cat rolling...
    Simplyliving Simplyliving 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 27, 2010

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    Oh Yes

    Lets see ... Burgers and fries and cherry pies. Thunder and rain. Sky and the sun, the moon and the stars. New growth like flowers and leaves. Children's smiles and laughter. Feelings like love and forgiveness. Yes, that what helps me get through.  
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F Oct 25, 2008

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    Driving with the windows down.

    . Bass turned up 💜 Nothing Better.
    kwink2291 kwink2291 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    Simple Things.

    Ten Simple Things I Love: 1. Getting in bed after class has ended and falling asleep to That 70s Show. 2. Getting voicemails from the people that I love. 3. Looking in the mirror and liking what I see. 4. Cooking birthday dinners for my friends. 5. Vodka and cranberry. 6...
    SweetbriarPoet SweetbriarPoet 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 4, 2008

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    Me

    Lying on on hammock , talking with a friend , playing with animals ..or kids . Just sitting by the lake ,like yesterday. I just don't like alot of hooplah give me simple i am a happy girl!
    redheadsrule redheadsrule 36-40, F 4 Responses Jan 13, 2008

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    I love the way he looks at me.

    I love the way he talks to other people on the phone and gives me silly looks. I love the way he shows he cares about everything in my world, no matter how stupid. I love the way he smells. I love the way he attacks me in bed. I love the way he cuts his food. I love the way he...
    rustydiamond22 rustydiamond22 26-30, F May 14

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    Tranquility

    Hot chocolate, the smell of lilac, baby lotion..these are all simple things I love. Most of all I love the ocean. The most relaxing, peaceful place in the world to me is the beach. I love the smell, the feel of the sand, the breeze blowing in my hair, and the sound of the waves...
    ColorMeReal ColorMeReal 41-45, F 6 Responses Oct 20, 2007

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    'i', The Budhdha

    I escaped the vices of the palace in search of some thing that will help me escape the misery of humanity. From the hermit living in the mountain pass to the monk in the mystic valley , every one I met said to me that there is no escape from misery. They made me promise them...
    guardsvan guardsvan 41-45, M 1 Response Sep 21, 2012

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    The Simple Things In Life A...

    The simple things in life are usually those that bring the biggest smile to my face.
    evilkittymew evilkittymew 36-40, F Sep 4, 2008

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    Somethings

    Something make it all worth it The hug The kiss The moment when you fined the person you were meant to be with when you look at a animal and know you are one or when you throw something off a wall just for the hell of it. when your with your best friends and you kiss one of em...
    BloodyRaven BloodyRaven 13-15, F Aug 10, 2013

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    A Peach

    I was going to the office to get some work done on an off day. I always get more done when I am the only one in the office. Anyway before leaving I grabbed a peach from the fruit bowl, washed it and neatly cut it into 8 slices I could take with me in a plastic bag. About mid...
    outercalm outercalm 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 29, 2009

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    That Would Have Made Things More Simple:)ζ

    The Force of Love "Love is an element which though physically unseen is as real as air or water. It is an acting. living. movingforce ... it moves in waves and currents like those of the ocean. " (1834-1891) NEW 'tHOUGHT AUTHOR The law will work just as the law of...
    StoneColdSixx StoneColdSixx 36-40, M Nov 4, 2013

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    You Have to

    You gotta love the simple things, otherwise, what else is there in life? What are you gonna look forward to. You have to love brown paper packages tied up in string. You have gotta love paper to draw pictures on. You gotta love typewriters, because they are soo supa coolie! You...
    thatgirl thatgirl 16-18, F May 11, 2007

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    The Things Money Just Can't Buy...

    Love & Romance   Why does it seem that the things that cost nothing seem to be the hardest things for some people to give in a relationship?  I'm talking about time, effection and attention, and of course it should be mutual. After all, when you are in a relationship and...
    Red73 Red73 41-45, F 3 Responses Nov 29, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    The Simple ThingsTo watch a sunrise on a clear summer's mornA new day that's dawning is beauty rebornThe sparkle on a rose when kissed by the dewEnchantment and wonder are found in...
    ashtonn40 ashtonn40 36-40, M 3 Responses Jul 29

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    My love for US sitcoms began with watching M*A*S*H, at night, alone in the early 90s. It was a simple story told so beautifully, every episode had a message and the human touch, it...
    rajblr1970 rajblr1970 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 7

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    Sometimes I really wonder if people don't confuse being happy with having fun. I don't know that I'd say I have a fun life, but a lot of the time I'm pretty content, happy even...
    sometimeslonelytoo sometimeslonelytoo 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 14

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    Never really been the type that always wanted the lavish, extravagant, luxurious things in life. I'm more for the simple things like just having someone by my side and to spend...
    VivirLaVida VivirLaVida 16-17, F Jul 31

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    I appreciated the way he looked at me. I appreciated the way he loved to give me soft kisses, and the way he would hold me when I was upset. I appreciated the way he would remind...
    hugsfeelgood hugsfeelgood 16-17, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Having my 4 yr old tell me I made a delicious dinner. Makes my day. Even when it's a simple grilled cheese sandwich. He puts life in perspective for me and helps me see beauty and...
    iamhsk iamhsk 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 31

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    In my life, appreciate the simple things i life start to be most important thing in my life because I don't really have the ability to do all of things because of my situation! So...
    aleph77 aleph77 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 17

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    I love words. I believe that every word contains a certain energy and when it is read, it sparks that energy to draw a picture in my mind depicting the exact meaning of the word...
    nighttrekker nighttrekker 26-30, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I love that her hair smells of honey and flowers, I love our simple breakfast and love knowing I have her.
    OldViking OldViking 36-40, M 1 hr ago

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    Everything is beautiful when it's related to mother nature. Let us take a restaurant place for instance. No matter how modern or classy its interior, it will never beat a place...
    nighttrekker nighttrekker 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Sonny & Johanna will probably be returning to entertain us early up coming year once they have completed other commitments.this is a wonderful place to relax and get in touch with...
    Lyndon407mj Lyndon407mj 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 20

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