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I Never Judge a Book By Its Cover

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    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...
    eleanorssong eleanorssong 56-60, F Mar 24, 2012

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    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...
    juliegirlie juliegirlie 41-45, M 26 Responses Aug 25, 2011

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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 just like...
    lunnas lunnas 41-45, F 6 Responses Dec 28, 2009

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    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...
    Appleicing Appleicing 46-50, F Mar 8, 2012

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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

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    I'm consistently judge because of my attitude and skin color. I'm literally the nicest person who can understand you, that you'd ever meet. To the ones that say I'm black, you're...
    LilRedFoxTail LilRedFoxTail 18-21, M Mar 26

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    you do not know me, and I do not know you, so why do you want to judge me ? till I have lived your live, I would never judge you. on EP are so many different people, feelings...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 5

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    I will never judge anyone. I have done some things in my life I'm not proud of and so have many other people. I have no right to judge anyone so if you need help then msg me. I...
    BeefStromi BeefStromi 18-21, M Mar 18

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    I don't care what your past is like, people can always change. I will never judge you
    Otto1234566 Otto1234566 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 25

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    I see so many people saying that they are open minded! Do they even know what it means? I think not, most are under the delusion that it means they accept this or that latest fad...
    venusdi venusdi 70+, F 3 Responses Mar 28

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    Women are women regardless of sex. And men are men in the same respects. You can be both or a mix of the two. Or you could be neither if that's what suits you. But people are...
    drummerboyJames drummerboyJames 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 31

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    This is a pet hate of mine. It's a perfect example of 'don't judge a book by it's cover' everybody always wonders why people have such low self esteem; it's because they're...
    AlaiahMay AlaiahMay 18-21, F Mar 23

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    The saying "Don't judge a book by it's cover" is totally true. I once judged someone without getting to know him and every time I think about it, I feel like such a terrible person...
    CaliLove87 CaliLove87 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    Newest Discovery By R. J. Heathorn (* PUNCH, May 9, 1962) A new aid to rapid--almost magical--learning has made its appearance. Indications are that if it catches on all the...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Apr 7

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    Pokemon Jackouniva Chapter 3 and something So I answered the Cross Watch, “Hello?” Alyx said frantically. “Hello.” I said. “Snoopy where are you?” she questioned...
    Beastmode2011 Beastmode2011 13-15, M 2 Responses Mar 22

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    I'm just like that. I believe life has out everyone in the situation that they are now and that's what may cause them to be who they are. So don't judge!!! If I were in their...
    iwishitall iwishitall 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I feel ridiculous, but I dreamed about someone I've never met.. I can't remember his face and his name..god I'm so pissed off at the guy who talked to him..I know in my dream that...
    captainlexter captainlexter 13-15, F 5 hrs ago

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    The Government UFO Files – The Conspiracy of Cover-Up By Kevin D. Randle – Retired from the military in 2009 as a lieutenant colonel. UFO hunter and writer since 1974. www...
    PaulDaleRoberts PaulDaleRoberts 51-55, M Mar 18

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    BOOKS, love em. Brings me to new worlds.
    MLDHolmes MLDHolmes 13-15, M 15 hrs ago

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    Paddington Bear, Dr Doolittle books. Read them all to my son as bedtime stories, and at some point, I hope to read them as a grandparent (the first time I have ever had that...
    jumpersforgoalposts jumpersforgoalposts 46-50, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I love the movie catching fire,hunger games,also the books
    blueplasma blueplasma 13-15, M 3 hrs ago

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    ❤!! Absolutely! And I try to read the book first
    LillikoiSeed LillikoiSeed 41-45, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    Everyone is adamant that people care more about what the heart has to offer rather than appearance, but the reality is, people DO judge us and people DO judge us based on our...
    MissMisunderstood1 MissMisunderstood1 16-17, F 5 Responses Mar 29

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    I am not a perfect person. I've made bad choices & displayed poor behavior in my past. I've paid the price for it & I've learned from it. What really gets to me though is, other...
    bethrichards bethrichards 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 30

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    I'm so tired of hiding my scars and cuts. In tired of the lies I use to cover my mistakes and wounds, tired of putting make up in my battle scars. I should be proud, I survived...
    BleedingAngel BleedingAngel 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    Basically, when I walk into a bookstore, I feel overwhelmed. It's like I'm surrounded by new adventures and beginnings and I just wonder which one I should start next. Which path I...
    TotallyWoW TotallyWoW 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 30

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    I live for the thrill of finding an amazing book among the clutter and random stacks of forgotten literature. There is nothing like the smell of musty pages, aged perfectly. I love...
    flightlessbird314 flightlessbird314 22-25, F 6 Responses Mar 31

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    Deliver Me From Evil-The commotion downstairs tapered of. With my ear to the floor I could hear it all. A worm was coiling and uncoiling in my stomach as I listened. Next it would...
    UnwantedMutt UnwantedMutt 22-25, M 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    I really do hate being judge by people but somehow I always end up not caring about it or even pay attention about it since I don't wake up everyday to please everyone nor look...
    Acesha16 Acesha16 18-21, F Mar 31

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    Butterflies dont just happen, you know?my old dream..it will always be a part of meI’ve been there a couple of timesin dreams and dreams awakeit is the must beautiful an...
    RoobieCatenis RoobieCatenis 18-21, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    I was saying the assignment was to hard. My teacher said"Your just making it hard" I said "9 kids are failing the class and many others got D's. Its hard!" she said "But you can do...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 19

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    We met when i was 16 and he was 17. Dated for 3 yrs and got married right after i graduated high school. During my last year in HS he joined the military. we stayed together and...
    PerdidaPorEl PerdidaPorEl 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Samsung introduces three new accessibility-oriented accessories to the Galaxy Core advances made specifically to help the disabled or visually impaired. First, and perhaps the...
    engraciay engraciay 22-25, M Mar 19

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    I get judged all the time from people I've never met, but I really don't care, if you aren't perfect, then you have no right to judge
    ash5698 ash5698 13-15, M 2 Responses Mar 21

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    I don't want to be judged or hurt, so I'd never do it to anyone else. I've lost count of how many people have judged me based on being female, or my ages, or tattoos etc. Well...
    squishyarmadillo squishyarmadillo 26-30, F 6 Responses Mar 22

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    Lest I be judged with the same measure as I let, I won’t judge you From across the room I see you looking at me with criticizing eyes and you don’t know me, but I won’t...
    PrettyOldSoul PrettyOldSoul 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    I have no talents. My GPA is really high, but I feel like a faker. I don't really belong. I'm not actually that smart. I'm not any good, not really. I just happen to get good...
    mysteryhatcat mysteryhatcat 16-17, F Mar 25

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    Makes me giggle I can walk few yards from my house I get men and women just look at me. Went to local store women kept staring I'm like....Jesus never seen women before I do seem...
    blondebunny77 blondebunny77 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 26

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    A lot of the time when someone says. I love you or care for you. I will be there for you. When it comes down to the real deal. There's normally an unspoken condition, only when its...
    Quanitta Quanitta 26-30, F 13 hrs ago

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    I get judged for being gay and like wearing tight jeans and stuff, it doesn't get to me I just think its really annoying and who cares?
    Otto1234566 Otto1234566 13-15, M 2 Responses Mar 25

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    How can it be that people at a first glance tend to belittle me and think less of me, Just because I'm pregnant at a young age. I understand that its frowned upon and that I should...
    analeeah98 analeeah98 13-15, F 5 Responses Mar 27

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    I have to appear in court today from a car accident I had last month. I have never appeared in front of a judge before. I wrecked after driving on icy roads. I wasn't speeding or...
    Booksaremypassion Booksaremypassion 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    I cannot judge or deem punishment. No human really can. The reason we have laws is because a large consistent agrees and follows them...mostly lol. But really, what is right and...
    Rydil Rydil 18-21, M Apr 10

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    Images are powerful..so far in the past 72 hours I've been very mindful of; not only where my mind wanders, but what images are my eyes penetrating. Once the brain sees the image...
    Readytobedecisive Readytobedecisive 26-30, F Mar 22

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    I think every day the fact I live in the world being judged. Everyone in the world is judged in some way. But one thing is very common people judged people how they talk or...
    ChillyWilly82 ChillyWilly82 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 25

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    I can't quite put my finger on exactly what I like about bookstores but I like them nevertheless. I'd rather be stuck in a bookshop all day than go shopping for clothes like most...
    RupanjaliSamadder RupanjaliSamadder 13-15, F 4 Responses Mar 25

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    Im totally addicted I think, ive watched them all atleast 20 times. Its like no other movie could meet the imagination put into those books and films. Of course the books are...
    dixiecrystal1 dixiecrystal1 18-21, F Mar 26

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    I am reading insurgent right now. I started it yesterday. So far so good. Its the book after Divergent! I am also reading Perfect Match, a Jodi Picoult book. I Love to read!!!
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    All the psychology books I own are on psychological disorders. They are on the bookshelf in my room. Its always a blast when someone comes over and I have to explain my interest...
    PenandMind PenandMind 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    Many people do things because of the path they have been lead. I am not here to judge you. I am here to openly listen to your experiences. I myself am not perfect. Life's...
    musicilove musicilove 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 5

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    My favorite book is Pollyanna. Its a good book got a little sad in it. But end up good. Just need to get the DVD of it. If there is any.