I Put Everyone Else Before Myself

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    Why I Do It...

    i put other people before my self as i dont think i should be getting the help or what ever as there are people in this world who need it more than me but at the same time i think of what people would do if they didnt turn to me and ask me for advice as this is the only thing i...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Jun 3, 2009

    First Priority

    I have very low self-esteem. I feel like I am nothing and maybe invisible to others most of the times. Everyone else in this world is more important than me, so I would like to help them solve their problems first. Helping them makes me a little bit satisfied and...
    SomewhereTomorrow SomewhereTomorrow
    18-21, F
    Jul 4, 2009

    I Think I Do It Because..

    I think I do it because... in the first place I don't actually know what pleases me, what makes me truly happy. I really do like putting other peoples well being before my own though, it's just something I've done all my life and have grown accustomed to. It makes my heart...
    Marowit Marowit
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 28, 2009

    I Must Stop

    FINALLY - BEEN DOING THAT ALL MY LIFE
    Thought1 Thought1
    22-25
    3 Responses Jul 7, 2009

    Not Anymore

    I am finding that putting others before myself is not the right way to live my life. While it may appear on all fronts to be a noble and good thing, I assure you it takes away from oneself too much and in the end may cause regret.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Mar 30, 2011

    Who Am I to Say Your Less Important?

    i out everyone else befor me too. i don't like putting me first, i almost feel selfish about it. Like im visiting my dad for the summer, and it was only suppose to be two weeks but its almost 3 mothes, and im already unhappy. im lonley, sad, and i just want to go home. so i asked...
    KatMarston KatMarston
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jul 8, 2009

    I Must Stop

    but I cannot. I am not an egoist. And I can never be. Everybody else is. ALWAYS. I don't know why it is like that. And I will never understand why it's only me always who is absolutely selfless ALWAYS AND REGARDING SIMPLY ANYTHING IN LIFE, IN LOVE, EVERYWHERE...
    Thought1 Thought1
    22-25
    4 Responses Jul 21, 2009

    Well Not As Much Anymore

    It got to be rather ridiculous, people will take advantage of just about anyone if you let them.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 30, 2011
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