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I Make Mistakes

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    Obviously- but lately I've been making a lot of

    them. Most involving love. Everything gets so complicated... it's no longer black and white- but shades of gray. No one even knows about them- and I can hardly admit it to myself.
    tefaire tefaire 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 5, 2013

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    I make the odd mistake

    but I never cause hurt. I'm probably over trusting and that's my mistake.
    michaellaxcd michaellaxcd 56-60, M a week ago

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    I Make Mistakes.

    I make mistakes. Everyone makes mistakes, how do you expect to get anywhere in life without mistakes. You learn from your mistakes, and the more you learn, the more you succeed. You start making the right choices, from the mistakes. Everyone makes mistakes, and instead of...
    TawniNichelle TawniNichelle 13-15, F Nov 25, 2011

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    You know I've made so many mistakes I can't

    even count them!!! I hate my past and I'm still not learning from my mistakes im still doing the same things over and over again... I hate who I am. I hate being born I don't want to be i. This world or any other world I wish I could just disappear I wish I was never born and I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 30, 2014

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    Do you ever text or type too fast

    and someone corrects you even when you know what you were trying too say? Yeah that happened too me just now. Damn I felt like an ***. Smh.
    YourSecretAdmire22 YourSecretAdmire22 22-25, M Feb 5

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    Why do some people here choose to spend all

    their time feeling sorry for themselves? Most people make mistakes but many realise the error of their ways and try to better themselves. Time and time again I'm reading about people dating losers, realising they dated losers, realise the loser hurt them unimaginably and then...
    MyHoudini MyHoudini 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 12

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    We all make mistakes.

    We are human it's a given that it will happen and frequently too. Making the same mistake over and over again is tough. It is always by accident for me when it happens at work. Never intentionally. Why would I choose to make more work for myself. I always try to do everything...
    ttbridge ttbridge 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 13

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    I try to help others

    but sometimes make things worse.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 27

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    I have made a huge big monumental one recently,

    I cant take back what I said, but ruined what could have been a really awesome relationship with the best girl ever in the world, I really hate being such a stupid, ugly, moronic idiot
    SeptGurl2015 SeptGurl2015 46-50, T 2 Responses Apr 17

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    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F Nov 30, 2014

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    There is a time in life to take a stand.

    A time in life to back away. A time to tread lightly and time to go full speed ahead. So many different souls we encounter in the journey of life, each very unique in their individual personalities. One must learn the tender art of good communication, it is very important in our...
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Apr 4

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    Hey I'm human Mistakes are our greatest

    teachers, they start teaching us from the moment we are born and only stop when we have died.
    shaunrain shaunrain 18-21, M Mar 17, 2014

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    Everyone Does!

    what's important is that, we learn from them! :)
    chelleychelles chelleychelles 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 7, 2008

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    29wine 29wine 41-45, F 6 Responses Apr 18, 2014

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    Pretty much everything I do are mistakes,

    and I can't help it. No matter what, to the people that mean the most to me I just mess up.
    therealsydster therealsydster 13-15, F Nov 22, 2014

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    The Plan Of The Master Weaver

    If we all just knew his plan for us, imagine how much pain could be eliminated.  But I guess with love comes love, joy, and pain. My life is but a weaving Between the Lord and me, I may not choose the colors, He knows what they should be; For he can view the...
    SaulofTarsus SaulofTarsus 56-60, M 3 Responses Apr 21, 2010

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    Feel so stupid why did I do

    that FFS urrrrr someone slap me!
    polarbearlove polarbearlove 16-17, F 3 Responses May 16

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    I've made so many mistakes in this life.

    I very good at helping others make decisions and I'm told I give excellent advice. I just can't seem to do so for myself. So I will continue to barrel down this path thru my life hoping that at some point my perseverance out distances my errors. Sometimes I don't even remember...
    Flutterby9812 Flutterby9812 46-50, F 11 Responses Feb 14, 2014

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    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 12

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    Lessons Learned

    As human beings, we are fallible creatures. My belief is that the mistakes we make along the way, will only help us to grow and mature. The important part, of course, is that we learn from those lessons that life has dealt us. None of us are perfect, far from it. I make mistakes...
    angelwings626 angelwings626 41-45, F 12 Responses Jan 26, 2011

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    I made a mistake by loving someone.

    Who can never love me back.
    projecteudoxiee projecteudoxiee 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 17, 2014

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    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 9

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    I made a mistake. Mistake to trust easily,

    love too soon... Wish i could take everything back... But i need to move on and learn from it. Breaks my heart that i'm not worth of the truth.
    hopefaithlove84 hopefaithlove84 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 17

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    I can't believe I made

    that mistake but it happens. I can't tell my parents :(
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 23

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    Sometimes I feel like I do everything wrong.

    Like all I do is make mistakes. All I do is try to do things right. I don't expect to be perfect just okay.
    crimsonrosebud crimsonrosebud 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 19

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    I can never learn my lesson.

    I make the same mistakes like 20 times, and still don't learn my lesson. It's a problem...
    genegeek16 genegeek16 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 21

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    I've made plenty in my life.

    They don't define who I am. The important thing is what we learn from them.
    WokenandOpen WokenandOpen 31-35, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My Biggest Mistake of Them All

    Excluding my past addiction, my biggest mistake was after my divorce wanting my children to have a relationship with their father.  I did everything I could for him to spend time with them.    I didn't have a relationship with my father and didn't want my...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom 51-55, F 11 Responses Nov 8, 2008

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    Everyone Does

    You just have to accept it. I know, easier said than done. I know it's hard to accept that sometimes, mistakes have to be made. No-one's perfect. But sometimes, you just feel like you have to be, even though that's impossible.
    IamcalledS IamcalledS 18-21, F May 8, 2013

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    I feel like life takes us on a journey,

    whether a good or bad journey we are supposed to learn from. I have able to put things and people I perspective...until lately. I feel like nothing is working. Not my career, not my marriage, nothing. My children are all I hold onto with dear life. I've started chatting with men...
    Jaimeo Jaimeo 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 10, 2013

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    We are only human, I don't see mistakes,

    I see opportunities to learn
    lloydieboi14 lloydieboi14 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 1, 2014

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    I just made one and I don't know what to do I'm

    so upset with myself. I don't even know if he wants to talk to me anymore...
    therealsydster therealsydster 13-15, F Nov 16, 2014

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    I sometimes wonder, how can I be

    so stupid! I've let go of who I am, and all that I love simply out of anger and happiness mixed. I could slap myself. I could kick my own ***. The famous words I tried to tell you... All words my heart spoke. Just when you think it's real...it's not. So why??? Why do I play...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    ...... :(

    I've just made a mistake.... I predicted a problem, about which a person didn't want to talk... and I made him feel more sad... I said sorry, but he doesn't like when I say this to him... but ... I just don't know what should I do now... I feel really bad, because of silly...
    bublina bublina 18-21, F 14 Responses Jul 4, 2008

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    Everyone does, but I feel like I make more

    than everyone else, which makes me upset all the times!
    lonelypeople lonelypeople 26-30, M Jan 15, 2014

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    But I've learnt most mistakes,

    the big ones at least are the result of allowing emotion to overrule logic. We knew the right choice but we didn't obey. Once was a mistake, twice was a choice.
    He1ps He1ps 13-15, F Jul 13

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    Too Many To Count

    I wish I could go back and erase some of them but I can''t so I just go on and learn from them.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 7, 2009

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    Yesterday, I accidentally caused an argument.

    The story's too long to post here, but I feel horrible about it, and I can't get it off my mind. Mainly because two very close friends are disappointed in me. I think one cam't even look at me right now. I really didn't mean for this to happen, and I swear I'll never do it again...
    blindangel92 blindangel92 22-25, F Apr 14

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    I totally just ignored someone tryin to send me

    a message and I didn't mean to!! I'm sorry đŸ˜©
    BandsAndNyc BandsAndNyc 18-21, F Oct 22, 2014

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    CaliforniaPsycho CaliforniaPsycho 18-21, F 2 Responses May 6, 2014

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    I think everybody does,

    but if it wasn't for making mistakes and falling down. How could anybody learn so they keep their balance in the future? Trial and error.
    HeyIThappens HeyIThappens 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 8, 2014

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    It's my temper which helps me make my mistakes.

    The worst part is that I hurt the person who had nothing to do with me being angry. Cindy, I'm sorry
    mortaritaville07 mortaritaville07 46-50, M Feb 13

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    What ever i went through

    or i am going thru i hope and pray that no one experiences it ever its a very dark and bad place to be at !!!
    anasteel2 anasteel2 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 27, 2014

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    I have made an error in my life right now.

    I ate a banana and I'm slightly allergic to them.
    ZER0RPHEUS ZER0RPHEUS 18-21, F Apr 18

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    i feel like i keep making mistakes with you

    and i always hate myself for it.....im so sorry:,(
    ZuckerOaksPilgrim ZuckerOaksPilgrim 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 5

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    Sometimes life is so strange.

    It presents us with a test. Sometimes we fail, sometimes we pass. We never know when it'll fall in our laps. Sometimes you're going about life trying to move on, trying to live life. When suddenly you're thrust into one of these tests. You have a choice keep going even though...
    ChainedHeart ChainedHeart 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 17

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    And It Could Be Just Taken As a Lesson

    but it involved other person that i thought was love of my life it is hard to be aware of how other people could feel about your mistakes.... because it might be easier to forgive than to be forgiven... or are those same things?
    Rovvy Rovvy 22-25 1 Response