I Never Judge a Book By Its Cover

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    I Read The Whole Book

    where it is a person or book i read the back cover and then i read the whole book  i do my best not to judge befor i get all the story
    lunnas lunnas
    41-45, F
    Dec 28, 2009
    DefiantRed DefiantRed
    70+
    Jul 18, 2010

    I Read The Whole Book

    where it is a person or book i read the back cover and then i read the whole book  i do my best not to judge befor i get all the story just like people we some times all of us judge or form a opinion  befor we know all the facts . just like my neibours judged me when i...
    lunnas lunnas
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Dec 28, 2009

    Another Side Of Angel; Part 1 Of 2

    Author's note: I have never judged another person by their outward appearance since this true story happened to me. I was a Military Policeman at Ft. Leonard Wood, MO in 1974. One of the people who worked in the supply room was a woman called Angel. In the years I was around...
    JesLooking JesLooking
    61-65, M
    3 Responses Jan 29, 2010

    You Can't

    Yes, the outside is what we first see and first impressions mean a lot, but they usually don't say everything about what we can and will see if and when we look further. This applies to people, animals, things, and places.
    eleanorssong eleanorssong
    56-60, F
    Mar 24, 2012

    I make so many assumptions tho,

    I wouldn't call my assumptions judgements as they're hardly negative, but I enjoy doing it so when's get to know them it's like I can see how right or how much they proved me wrong... I thought everyone did this tho because we often play the "first impressions game" and things...
    MissLorii MissLorii
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 30, 2014

    nope i think its wrong

    and you never know what the person went through in their life...
    notamonk notamonk
    26-30, M
    Oct 28, 2014

    I Saw But Did I Really See?

    I was in the mood to watch television. Just thought I'd relax and see the strange things associated with watching as this show has been known to show the viewers. A variety of episodes were watched before this one came on about cyber chips under the skin. It showed that...
    Appleicing Appleicing
    46-50, F
    Mar 8, 2012

    Cover ?

    Judge a book by its cover is as stupid as to judge someone by the color of his/her skin, religion, or philosophy. A wise man once said: ' Compare is to judge and judge is compare '. We compare against ourself, our values, our own education. These three aspects are features of our...
    juliegirlie juliegirlie
    41-45, M
    26 Responses Aug 25, 2011

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    hippie1977 hippie1977
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    kk1874 kk1874
    31-35, F
    Apr 21
    Last Post: "Books may well be the only true magic."
    SpaceOddity00 SpaceOddity00
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 21
    I have a kindle and a paperwhite and I still go back to my books. the feeling of the paper and the smell. I'll always go back to the books.
    penpalwriter penpalwriter
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Apr 20
    I read quite a bit and always find comfort when I find a really good book to read.
    natalie243 natalie243
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 20
    I read all Sarah Dessen's books from 12-15. Not because I related to the teenage girl protagonists but because their troubled lives were not troubled at all lol. It was a nice...
    yasmine98 yasmine98
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 20
    Many people, myself among them, feel better at the mere sight of a book. ~Jane Smiley.
    SpaceOddity00 SpaceOddity00
    18-21, F
    Apr 20
    Personal preferences! I hate being judged for what I like and personal preference and then made to feel like **** for what I DO like! Great example is health shaming that I dealt...
    MiamiMexirican MiamiMexirican
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 20
    hit me up if you're younger and like guys my age
    sterman0937 sterman0937
    26-30, M
    Apr 20
    Ahh, the smell of age and time itself; it makes you feel like holding old books like that with a degree of reverence.
    moondiva moondiva
    36-40, F
    Apr 19
    I didn't know my father that well. I remember when I was 10 years old my Dad took me to see the house where he was born in, because my Dad wasn't born in a hospital. He took a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 19
    At times I think to myself: "Drop the book and get stuff done!" Then, I laugh and turn the page.
    SpaceOddity00 SpaceOddity00
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Apr 19
    All of this, this group and all the stories here, are really impressive... in the most horrible of the possibile ways. What I'm most impressed with are the amount and similarity of...
    TotalVoid TotalVoid
    26-30
    Apr 19
    ******* off on tumblr to an 8 year old
    letschat29 letschat29
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 18
    I hate people who judge why can't people get to know you first also I'm open minded I tend to agree to disagree who cares if someone disagrees I don't care what others think about...
    LauraBowker LauraBowker
    46-50, F
    10 Responses Apr 18
    Happiness is... Returning from the bookstore with a bunch of great new books.
    SpaceOddity00 SpaceOddity00
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 17
    Books: One of the easiest things to pick up & possibly the hardest things to put down.
    SpaceOddity00 SpaceOddity00
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 16
    I really want this book called "we are here too" olive L.C Haynes's letters and diaries from WW1 (November 1914 to February 1918).
    mblan11 mblan11
    18-21, F
    Apr 16
    https://www.wattpad.com/story/33979199-way-of-the-woad-book-one-of-the-laoch-series Historical fiction. Gods, Immortal Warriors, Magic and Romance. A great read.
    RebekahS RebekahS
    18-21, F
    Apr 16
    Everyone is judged on their looks but we in seem to be held to a higher standard. A discussion I had one time someone made the point that women have more of an advantage being able...
    nuwalker nuwalker
    66-70, M
    Apr 16
    I like f*****g dogs so much
    LittleSlut666 LittleSlut666
    22-25, F
    16 Responses Apr 16
    I've had some really MEAN people REALLLLLY try to bring me down lately. I've had to leave them all behind. Its just me now. BUT , I still will NEVER give up, even if I have no...
    amnotthattired amnotthattired
    26-30, F
    Apr 16
    ok i never wrote a story before i just got this idea of how it would be keeping my dreams nd thoughts in paper i just wrote one part so please do read it and tell me the flaws and...
    thendofmisery thendofmisery
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 15
    GUESS WHAT??? WE ALL JUDGE!!! BOOM.
    AfricanGirl19 AfricanGirl19
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Apr 14
    I've been through a blender, you could say. Age 2, I'm diagnosed with a genetic eye condition that eats away at my vision. Age 6, I'm diagnosed with mild Asperger's Syndrome. Age...
    AsYetNameless AsYetNameless
    13-15, T
    6 Responses Apr 14
    To that one person who judged me as if she knew me a lot. I'll never let you walk on my shoes. I'll never let you wear them because it can be too big and overwhelming for you...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
    Apr 13
    As I lay in bed at night, I ask myself.... What will happen in the next chapter of the book?
    SpaceOddity00 SpaceOddity00
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Apr 13
    I say everyone in the world is special and uniquely beautiful. Which is true, but maybe I should elaborate what I mean by that. Everyone is equal in my eyes, there are some...
    FieryWolf FieryWolf
    16-17, F
    Apr 13
    If you were like me at one point where you were so shy and humble and never felt confident, just think of where you are now and you can finally say "I made it."
    OmiB OmiB
    16-17, M
    3 Responses Apr 13
    Most days i really wish that i hadn't found this place 3 years ago. This place has taught me things I never needed to know. it's really bad when one thing completely overshadows...
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Apr 13
    Has anyone read Ellen Hopkins rumble or traffick? I'm thinking about getting them but I've seen a few bad reviews about rumble. I do have an read all of her other books.
    beautifullybroken29 beautifullybroken29
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 13
    https://www.wattpad.com/story/33979199-way-of-the-woad-book-one-of-the-laoch-series Historical fiction novel, Fantasy, Gods, Immortal Warriors...a story to get lost in. My first...
    RebekahS RebekahS
    18-21, F
    Apr 12
    https://www.wattpad.com/story/33979199-way-of-the-woad-book-one-of-the-laoch-series Historical fiction novel, Fantasy, Gods, Immortal Warriors...a story to get lost in.
    RebekahS RebekahS
    18-21, F
    Apr 12
    https://www.wattpad.com/story/33979199-way-of-the-woad-book-one-of-the-laoch-series Historical fiction novel, Fantasy, Gods, Immortal Warriors...a story to get lost in.
    RebekahS RebekahS
    18-21, F
    Apr 12
    I love The Smiths but this is a truly magnificent cover
    TheRealWelllaugh TheRealWelllaugh
    36-40, F
    Apr 12
    I love books although I can't keep up with reading them... I just found a book at the dollar store that selling for $19. I feel like I made the best deal for the year. I didn't...
    toniyl toniyl
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 12
    Some days I want to go to the highest mountains and scream so loud that everyone in the valley can hear. Some days I want to cry an ocean and swim in my own regrets. Some days I...
    Heroprincess2207 Heroprincess2207
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    Goodreads is a great site for book lovers. If you don't know it already, I highly recommend it. Its a great way to find books and keep track of what you read.
    dasanitr dasanitr
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 11
    I don't know why but people dont understand me and often get mad at me for jumping to conclusions and I know I sometimes say rude things without realizing I hate being judged. I...
    ErbiumbInTheEr ErbiumbInTheEr
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    Hello everyone. I have been overweight most of my life. And since i was a kid, i have been listening to all kinds of comments regarding my body weight. Kids are very harsh in...
    Fabulitious Fabulitious
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Apr 11
    The story of my life. Every day in school, and outside on the streets. Usually it endures at school the most though. I constantly undergo such judgement by not only people who've...
    TheMasterMan1 TheMasterMan1
    16-17, M
    Apr 11
    I have no limits or moral message me
    LittleSlut666 LittleSlut666
    22-25, F
    13 Responses Apr 11
    preferably a little girl but I would suck a little boy if that was the case
    penisishard4yng penisishard4yng
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Apr 11
    I feel that even here people start passing their judgments based on your thoughts, apprehensions, feelings and questions you post here. Their behavior suddenly changes as if they...
    tomharryasia tomharryasia
    31-35, M
    1 Response Apr 10
    this book will be on my entire life from birth to my end it will be very detailed and thoughtful every action I've done good and bad it will be the truth. in it's pages. I'll write...
    SladeBolinLeaderofEp SladeBolinLeaderofEp
    18-21, M
    Apr 9
    Person: Do you know any good books? Me: Are you sure you're ready for this conversation?
    SpaceOddity00 SpaceOddity00
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Apr 9
    https://www.wattpad.com/story/33979199-way-of-the-woad-book-one-of-the-laoch-series Free on Wattpad, historical fiction with gods magic and Immortal Warriors. grateful read.
    RebekahS RebekahS
    18-21, F
    Apr 9
    I need books to read. Anyone please. Not story books. I need books on human development. Books on the human body. Books on life. Books on self development. Books to improve...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    13 Responses Apr 9
    that is me i love reading books does that make me a nerd sure why i don't care ehat other people think of i like the way i am
    girlsnightout123 girlsnightout123
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 9
    any girls into taboo things? please message me. would love to talk with you
    becky0616 becky0616
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 8
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