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I Sometimes Feel Like I Do Not Belong In Society

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    PuckDrop PuckDrop 18-21, M Oct 19

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    The Word Society Doesn't Makes Sense To Me!

    The whole world is essentially one big (currently) segregated society. As time has passed we have further distanced our human connection by borders, countries, states, cities, class, race, gender, sexual orientation, religion. The way I see society everyone belongs, everyone is...
    Beautylieswithin93 Beautylieswithin93 18-21, M 4 Responses Oct 17, 2011

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    If Society knew my dating life.

    .. Mother~Hes too old for you! Father~He better treat you good! Guys my age~Eww, go away you piece of trash. Girls my age~OMG go find your sugar daddy you h0€ Guys aged 18-20~You should... ;) Him <3~ I love you. c:
    InnerEgo InnerEgo 16-17, T Sep 6

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    Change Society, Not Yourself

    Sometimes I feel out of place in society, and I'm okay with that. It's less that I feel like I don't belong in society, and more that I feel like several sets of values surrounding me are what don't belong in society. I'd rather help society change to be more accepting of...
    effervescence effervescence 26-30, M 4 Responses Apr 14, 2011

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    I have no friends and no one likes me

    why do I always feel like this? Like complete ****?
    jinxxedforlife jinxxedforlife 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 20

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    The society put many problems in our lives,

    but the most important thing that happened to us is the miracle of life, nothing is more important than that. We should not worry about such problems or consider anything more important (job, money, knowledge, progress) than enjoying the present.
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Wrong Era.....

    I don't really feel like I don't belong in society...more like I was suppose to be born in the 70's. I just love their way of life and their style. Besides...I don't like the music of my generation..I prefer older music. I just like everything old. lol.....this new generation...
    Charmingminx484 Charmingminx484 18-21, F 6 Responses Jun 6, 2012

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    Lost Generation by Jonathan Reed I am part of

    a lost generation. And I refuse to believe that I can change the world. I realize this may be a shock, but “Happiness comes from within” Is a lie, and “Money will make me happy” So in thirty years, I will tell my children They are not the most important thing in my life...
    BurningFist BurningFist 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 20

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    Just like the title says,

    I don't feel like I have a place in society. I'm such an abnormal person that there's no real place for me to fit. Furthermore, things that society considers normal I have to work really hard at and things that supposed to common knowledge I don't know. My interests aren't...
    discopopteen discopopteen 22-25, M 2 Responses Jun 9

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    dashuria dashuria 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 19

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    we seem to live in a world

    where people think that they HAVE to be the most badass, or they have to see who can give the least amount of ***** and where apologies are a foreign language. I'm a part of a generation (the millenials) where posting facebook statuses of "loyalty and trust" is the thing as if...
    BiCPP BiCPP 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 12

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    I feel i do not belong in society.

    I have unique ways of looking at things, i have high hopes and aspirations and i feel a lot of that is rejected by society. "Be like us and do as we do". People tried directing my future, but none of them were truly happy... So why would i want to be like them? How many...
    Jonesing4nice Jonesing4nice 18-21, M Apr 5

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    Pressured By Society

    It drives me crazy, sometimes, the things that modern society finds so important -  looks, status, possessions...and even though you don't want to care, society presses its values on you and measures you by those values every time you step out the door.
    xryss xryss 31-35, F 5 Responses Jun 13, 2008

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    I Don't Belong Either

    Sometimes when I am at the store or somewhere I try to be friendly and ask how somebody is even if I don't know them,and it's like they just give me a dirty look and go another way through the store. i am a pretty woman and yet people are always treating me likeI don't belong...
    swatches swatches 41-45, F 2 Responses May 23, 2007

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    "It's not hard to get your way

    when it's your way or the highway. People either follow suit or they're not around. I don't really like the sound of that, 'cause that sounds like a temper tantrum." kinda says it all.
    MollyAgnes MollyAgnes 46-50, F 2 Responses Nov 12

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    I often want to go off

    and live in the woods the activist and the peace lovers, but I have bigger aims in life to try my best to help
    SkaFacedJoker SkaFacedJoker 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 12

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    I dislike the fact that we're all "supposed" to

    do good in school and get good jobs if we want to survive. I don't think we're born to just work for ppl we don't even know. I think life's more about sharing experiences with people having fun and living instead of staying home watching tv and wasting ur life working.
    Illuminaty Illuminaty 13-15, M Apr 20

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    I used to be to tolerant of everyone

    and I feel I'm just so intolerant of anyone I sometimes forget how good people can feel. It's like I need constant attention or I feel rejected and uncared for, which only leads me to withdraw from people even more so
    dancerinadaydream dancerinadaydream 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    has anyone ever felt

    that when ever your at school you feel that u don't belong in it I just walk around the halls quiet and sad
    alijahmcdaniel0256 alijahmcdaniel0256 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 3

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    I feel like I was meant

    for something greater than just living. I don't know how to put it, I guess I just feel like I don't belong.
    michael9666 michael9666 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 3

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    I feel like to fit in society you have to have

    an iPhone, be skinny, have money, and basically just be fake. I'm pretty much the opposite of that
    sammylynn333 sammylynn333 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 19

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    Almost always, when I go out in public I find

    myself laughing at people. There at morons everywhere. It's incredible. I love laughing, but it's so exhausting especially because I realize that these people are what make up America. And that's depressing because I'm part of that group, even though I know better. So I'd much...
    jakeypooh17 jakeypooh17 18-21, M 4 Responses Sep 28

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    The result is not the end of the world,

    just the men telling what you can or can’t do. (I listened to this in a cartoon network program)
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My Perspective and wishes for the world

    I hate it. And I don't hatee many things. There's so much wrong in the world and I wish I could just fix it all up.I look around me and I see minless courpses all around me. At school none has respect or patients. No manners and no morals. You could be dying and people still...
    hmwilson801 hmwilson801 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 4, 2013

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    For instance, School.

    I don't know about you, but at my school society is pretty ****** up. Maybe it's because you spend 7 long hours surround with people that care more about what kind of shoes you wear, or how much makeup you can put on your face, or how you dress, who you hang with, the number of...
    blueapple12 blueapple12 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 17

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    I can't communicate openly with people

    because I'm too shy. I get the feeling people think I'm a ***** because I don't really like to talk, and when I try to be outgoing I say the most inappropriate things! This is why I've never had a boyfriend and probably never will. I wish I could be a normal person.
    batjokes batjokes 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 1

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    I feel like that, like I don't belong here.

    There's no one I relate to, or understands me or have the same interest in things as me. But I suck it up. And push on, and Pray I'll find or come across someone who gets me.
    Salute2MyFlaws Salute2MyFlaws 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 3

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    I'm Getting Out!

    Alright, the plan is in motion. This place that makes me miserable, this life that is so unfulfilling, these people that refuse to do anything but tell me I can't live the life I want...I'm leaving. No one, and nothing, can stop me. If you don't like it, so be it, I don't need...
    Fernwolf Fernwolf 18-21, F 7 Responses Aug 21, 2012

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    Where Are We Heading?

    The society we live in is changing. Changing for worse. I'm afraid of '1984' coming. Coming soon. Maybe not in my lifetime, maybe not my children's, but soon, much too soon. Because, what are we doing to avoid this? We do NOTHING. We do nothing to oppose the government, we do...
    Silfaya Silfaya 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 22, 2013

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    Yep, I feel like I'm

    so out there that there's not a place in society that I can truly be myself without worrying about being judged. I know may people think that, but when you're not apart of the social norms. It's very lonely, confusing, and just plain annoying.
    PocketUke PocketUke 18-21, T 2 Responses Oct 3

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    I Feel Like An Outkast, An Outlaw... The One That Sticks Out...

    I dont really know how to start this, never do... But here goes... I donno why im posting this, guess i jus wanna get it off my chest... But im kinda feelin the same way as a couple people here... But like i say im feelin an 'outkast' so i doubt anyone could relate to me... I...
    HesJustThatKid HesJustThatKid 16-18, M 4 Responses Jan 5, 2007

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    Edshort43 Edshort43 41-45, M 2 Responses Oct 19

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    I feel like, there's no hope,

    one cannot simply be totally free anymore. I feel like, I was born to work my entire life pursuing an illusion. Whenever I buy something i think about how much life that object has taken. That we hadnt solved world hunger, and we will never do so because there's no profit...
    scringerw scringerw 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 21

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    GoldGuard GoldGuard 36-40, M 1 Response Oct 1

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    I can't stay or walk with one person cause i

    don't have any topic to talk with except that one have. It feels awkward. Can someone guide me?
    Karara0 Karara0 22-25, M Sep 28

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    I am a 37 years old, I am married

    and I have a son .At this moment I was searching on google the most fast ways to suicide.I dont feel happy with what I have.I dont love my husband anymore, but I can do anything for my child.I cant find a way to feel pleased in any way.I m thinking I better die, because I dont...
    nynusha nynusha 36-40, F 5 Responses Oct 3

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    Does it not sound like all beings,

    whether animals or humans are plagued by loneliness. I think they are, isn't it common for most of us to be in company of many yet feel like an outcast. Like mindedness, common interests does that ring a bell. Of course we humans follow the quite natural, social, animal...
    toohottoresist toohottoresist 36-40, M 1 Response Jun 23

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    Society. I enjoy looking up words in the

    dictionary to find different meanings or hidden meanings. Since I sometimes feel like I do not belong in society, I decided to look up the word society: "A human society is a group of people involved in persistent interpersonal relationships, or a large social grouping sharing...
    Aeonian Aeonian 51-55, M Jun 16

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    I Refuse

    My family and me disagree on many things, but the biggest seems to be on how I should live. My mother in particular. She only sees "You need to find something you love, and then get a job doing that so you can contribute your brilliance to the world!" While I believe "I'm too...
    Fernwolf Fernwolf 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 26, 2012

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    A phrase I came up with: All of your

    inquisitions are true, but that’s the deal. What will you do about it?
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Society Is Whats Wrong

    does anyone ever think about what really matters? its a good sign if you feel like you don't belong here..Because there is so much wrong with our society..media..made up fantasies our society feeds us as young children then we grow up and think this is it?? I am an over talker...
    overthinker80 overthinker80 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 15, 2012

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    This society is so ****** up.

    We aren’t recognized by who we are, but by what we have or how much we produce. This shouldn’t be this way, we cannot measure the value of a life. Grades, jobs, money, intellectuality or material things do not tell if a person is more “important” than other. Our lives...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    Do I Have To

    I have always felt different. I don't talk like others do, I don't think like everyone else on the planet, I don't see things the way other people do. I'm always getting in trouble at work for my sense of humor & lack of propriety. I'm tired of being told to be nice, to behave...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 11, 2012

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    The other day I was at school

    and when I got back I looked at my mother straight in the eyes and told her: Mom, I'm tired of being social. And headed to my room. Yeah. :/ don't ask
    LadyWhatever LadyWhatever 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 27

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    I really do feel like I should crawl into a

    hole by myself and just watch The Cosby Show until I die.
    ifearsnowmen ifearsnowmen 18-21, M Sep 6

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    The sheep feeling is what I reject the most.

    Everybody doing stuff coz they are meant to do it. Focking hell what a boring life...I like to see it from a different perspective.I aint no sheep,tho they call me the black one.I am an alien from outter space observing and adapting society to my own being and not the other way...
    4biandu 4biandu 31-35, F Sep 28

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    My Protective Nature Arouses This Instinct

    Yes, I do indeed sometimes feel like I do not belong in society.  I say this not out of self-pity - on the contrary - I say this out of a sense of avuncular protectiveness.  You see, I have visited society, and I know something about it.  For example, I...
    ElLagarto ElLagarto 56-60, M 16 Responses Aug 27, 2007

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    Sad And Ashamed

    i have recently watched zeitgeist 3 and joined the movement. I saw 1 and 2 years ago wen they were released. I or should i say 'we' all don't belong in society as it is today. yet wen i try to tell people about it - especially friends and family, i am looked down upon and seen as...
    juantwo juantwo 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 16, 2011

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    aliterekhova aliterekhova 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 19

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    I've always felt like an outsider

    and am trying to figure out my place in this world
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 27

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    Not only I disagree with feminism,

    individualism, globalism, and all the - isms that rule in today's world, but I cannot accept a society where human relationships are not based on honor, honesty and generosity, but in sheer interest and profit.
    Danceofhours Danceofhours 41-45, M 2 Responses Jun 21

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