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I Seek Inner Peace

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    I Wish For It So Much..

    I sought it, I thought I had found it once. I did not. Yet, I've picked myself up, and I'm trying to find it. I long for inner peace. I long for my thoughts and fear to dissipate, lessen, or fade away into non-existence. I find myself wanting to cry at times from the tumult of...
    StarGazer09 StarGazer09 18-21, F Dec 29, 2011

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    What you think if your significant other told

    you this "This is exactly how I see things: If you truly loved me,you would of married me wen I everybody said no instead YOU called that **** off and that hurt because I was willing to still marry you. You know I have a passion for the military so in my eyes it's not just some...
    pxschilling pxschilling 22-25, M Aug 11, 2014

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    Spirit Man

    In front of every strong Woman is her Spirit Man....he respects her,adores her and bows to her. He nutures her Spirit, and takes care of her body like a temple. He seeks her inner being and when he finds it, it becomes his light. She calls to him and he answers. Together they...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Mar 28, 2013

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    Inner Peas

    Yes, I am truly a seeker of inner peas. Del Monte baby peas, simmered in butter, with a little salt & pepper, along with a rib eye steak and baked potato. Yummy! Once those peas are in my tummy I'll have my inner peas. I think I'll have some inner peas this evening....
    neonshades neonshades 51-55, M 4 Responses Mar 10, 2010

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    I Found Happiness

    I am happy with my life. I have been through Soooooo! much the last past 5 years In the process of all I went through the peaceable fruit "Happiness in me." "Happiness just me!" Happiness in Jesus in Me!" This was well worth all my suffering.. I have a closer walk with God.... He...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F Sep 11, 2013

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    I'd Love To Turn The Tide

    Behind every word I write is a story a meaning.Words to comfort me; words of wisdomall written down on a piece of paper.Most will read my story and forget every word I wrote, to them it's justanother story.Some will read what I have written and readbeyond my words and find that...
    Jay04Sch Jay04Sch 36-40, F Jan 22, 2013

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    "A human being is a part of the whole called by

    us universe, a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings as something separated from the rest, a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to...
    Aimee17 Aimee17 41-45, F May 6, 2014

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    Inner Peace

    Inner peace,I'm seeking it,To be at one,In the universe,Live life,Happiness,To the full,A spiritual Me.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Nov 24, 2011

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    It's bad ain't it? That I honestly want to get

    put back into the hospital so I don't have to deal with everything at home. I was at the hospital for 4 days and I can say I have honestly never felt so much peace and happiness in my entire life. I loved it. The only part I didn't like was visitors.
    Roxxie16 Roxxie16 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    Trying To Balance Things Out

    I am real caregiver not just on the medical field but also at home or where is needed. I do enjoy my job taking care of Alzheimer's Dementia people I really don't mind treating them with love, respect & dignity and I get lots of love and appreciation in return from them. I'm a...
    OoLunaoO OoLunaoO 26-30, F 7 Responses Jul 12, 2011

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    I Found The Answer To It

    I have inner peace. I found the answer to my inner peace. I have reached a destination in my life I have never been before. It has brought me total satisfaction for inner peace. It didn't happen over night. However, it was some difficult times reaching this point. I am honestly...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 16, 2013

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    I Will Search Even Deeper

    My heart and soul search for the feeling I desperately want to find; peace, happiness and love. So much has happened to me throughout my years of being in this world I've often begged to be taken away from this cruel world. But I am beginning to find peace and comfort in finding...
    Love2Express Love2Express 22-25, F Oct 10, 2013

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    Verily With Hardship Comes Ease [Quran]

    So, after so many years of failure and difficulties, confusion and suffering emotionally and mentally. It is a shocker that years later so many of my dreams have come true. Never in a million years would I think that I would ACTUALLY graduate from university or even get in to a...
    chenobyl1986 chenobyl1986 22-25, F Feb 26, 2013

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    The other day I had a waking dream.

    I started out that as I neared the end of my life I thought about finding one of those lost places on the earth where no man had set foot before, somewhere deep in the rain forest. Once there I would erect a plaque with my name, date and Long & lat of the location. In this...
    chadjunk chadjunk 46-50, M Feb 3, 2014

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    I Found The Road To Inner Peace!

    It was in front of me the whole time. It was the path to being true to myself. Not allowing things that go against my nature to be said or done to me. I stopped wanting to please others when it made me sick. If a soul can not treat or talk to me is the way i wish.... i will turn...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 5 Responses Sep 26, 2011

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    Figment Of Our Imagination

    Worry! Think about it, how much time a person spends on worrying. How on Earth can folks find peace when their time is all took up? A chaplain created a worry table. He broke it down into categories.... Worries about things that never happened ... 40% Worries about the past...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 4 Responses Sep 30, 2011

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    I feel like I have acquired a significant amount of inner peace in the course of a year. I'm a working progress, of course there's still a lot for me to learn. Yet there's a clear...
    alxvii alxvii 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Someone I care for very deeply hurt me badly. I need to forgive them but there is so much pain. I feel like this is a major obstacle in my path to inner peace.
    WWB82 WWB82 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 21

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    That's my life goal. Since i was a little child,there's always violence..that surrounded me..i escaped from where i used to lived..couple of months ago. My new life just started. I...
    JerryJerryA JerryJerryA 31-35, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Inner peace is when you no longer have to struggle with your ego. In the Kabbalic terms the ego is what holds us back from enjoying the bounty from the Light. A good lesson is...
    Corzomec Corzomec 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I've found inner peace myself. It's the most wonderful feeling, coming to terms that the only thing that matters, is the exact moment you're in. The past is gone, don't dwell on it...
    SkylerofOsiris SkylerofOsiris 18-21, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    The peace that I seek can only come from a self acceptance that i am not perfect and never will I be. It's a hard pill for me to swallow. I look back at pictures from the past...
    Southernbelle1203 Southernbelle1203 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 20

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    I would love to be able to be alone (or in company) and summon up a truly peaceful feeling. I feel more contented nowadays but I couldn't say I have ever felt peaceful. Open to...
    NPMEE NPMEE 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    I've tried so many different things, over so many years. Initially I believe I was depressed, for a long, long time. When I got out of the depression, I know I still have anxiety...
    HTreaty HTreaty 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 18

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    Over the past few days, I've had this feeling of peace. I've been suffering from depression for a long time so this is odd for me. I'm not sure why I started feeling better about...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 20

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    It's not as easy as it sounds, but honestly, it's a lot easier than it looks. But I miss him. My little sliver of complete hope. Maybe not peace because he started riots in my...
    junipersun21 junipersun21 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I don't expect to ever find it completely. I think life is a journey, and the best we can hope for is to do more good than harm.
    SavannahAnsley SavannahAnsley 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    My friend once said that the ultimate in life would be able to stand on top of a mountain, with no money, possessions, people, electronics, nothing, and be able to feel happiness...
    llventricle123 llventricle123 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 18

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    "You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection." Buddha 
    inkadinkadoo inkadinkadoo 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    If someone tells me 'the sky is green', I simply say "okay." I don't need to agree with them, and I don't need to prove them right or wrong, or show them "proof" that I am right...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 2 Responses Jan 7

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    Inner beauty is the brightest, shiniest freeing and most obvious type of beauty . I inner beauty is far longer lasting also. Seeing people as they really are is always interesting...
    girlfoxy girlfoxy 36-40, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    Be Like A Bee By: Life coach SHUBHA VILAS on The Speaking tree.When ambition crosses the fine line of ethics, it metamorphoses into greed. The Bhagwad Gita says, ‘Ichha dvesha...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F Jan 15

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    This made me think. Am I strong? Do I feel strong? What is inner strength? Not sure I can answer any of those, but let's see what comes to mind. I know I'm not tough in a...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Thats why my friends ask me why I'm not admiring good-looking type of guys. I really believe that one of the things that make a guy attractive is how he carries himself, the...
    Seaspiritaria Seaspiritaria 13-15, F Jan 9

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    3 years. I ran to him. I was giddy every time I saw him. I Loved Him with abandon. But this is not a story about a guy who lied his way into my pants. This is a story about the...
    Houndstooth Houndstooth 51-55, F 3 Responses Jan 20

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    Lucking out on the aesthetic monopoly is great but what do people with outer beauty really contribute to that at all? Sure, one can upkeep their appearance or not but one's...
    Nyx1978 Nyx1978 36-40, F 8 Responses Jan 8

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    There are many people who love and care about me. I am blessed. Now it is my turn to become the strong and independent woman I know myself to be. So many are afraid to get close to...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    What's not to admire about inner beauty. It shows ones true self. The hard part sometimes is revealing the inner beauty. For we and me for one, put up walls to protect ourselves...
    MichaelS41074 MichaelS41074 36-40, M 2 Responses Jan 12

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    As we sit and talk, I notice how still I am. I realize that I'm listening with my inner ear, all of its antennas activated. So I hear his insecurity and his disappointment, his...
    Injoy1767 Injoy1767 46-50, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Everyone has there inner demons that put you down and make you think bad things are going to happen or something you are when you are not being positive is the best way to defeat...
    rach232323 rach232323 18-21, F Jan 3

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    My inner voice tells me to kill yourself, I try but I can't, I'm too much of a coward.
    brownzugar brownzugar 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 4

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    I feel that outer beauty is most important for the first impression, but after several encounters, it is their inner side that determine how you feel about the person, how you can...
    firenbell firenbell 22-25, F 6 Responses Jan 10

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    Race, Geography, Appearance, Facial Index, Richness or Ethnics are not needed. What is needed? I am going to answer, only Etiquettes are needed. Race and Face, Ethics and richness...
    malak87 malak87 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 13

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    I am often asked 'what attracts you to another person?' and the answer is always expected to be a physical attribute. People are often surprised when I say I like a person who can...
    Superficialsaint Superficialsaint 31-35, F 24 Responses 6 days ago

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    I am often asked 'what attracts you to another person?' and the answer is always expected to be a physical attribute. People are often surprised when I say I like a person who can...
    Goldenfairy Goldenfairy 26-30, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I see everyone as unique and we are all travelling our own interesting path through life . As a professional Mistress Domme i love nuturing and releasing those hidden inner depths...
    girlfoxy girlfoxy 36-40, F 6 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    I find peace in art, music, and poetry. anyone else like this? is there someone out there that thinks that we could spread peace through music?
    MrSophisticated MrSophisticated 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 14

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