I Sometimes Doubt My Own Intelligence

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    This is actually one of my biggest insecurities.

    I frequently experience self-doubt and I often see myself as an idiot. I am quite prone to absent-mindedness and this is a common trigger of it. I am guilty at times of attaching too much significance to my slightest mistakes and beating myself about them. If not that then...
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    Apr 15, 2015

    Math Again

     That damn math! It's like..during homework/practice-i understand it just fine, but when it's time for a test..there's a F staring me in the face!
    lostprophet lostprophet
    22-25, F
    7 Responses Feb 11, 2009

    I Feel Like An Idot Once It Is All Out There and I Can Read It..

    It all makes perfect sense to me when I think about it but I am pretty sure I either come off as a moron or insane when it all comes out.
    wheredidigo wheredidigo
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 3, 2008

    Only When Cornered!

    When people corner me and insist that I am wrong or stupid, I start to doubt myself. Not a good thing. Because most of those times, if not all of the time, I had did nothing wrong nor didn't do or say anything stupid. My brain and common sense was right, all along. That's why I...
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    3 Responses Dec 3, 2008
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