Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Speak Before I Think

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 234 People

    Only for a quick second.  I think that honestly, even when I say the wrong thing, I know better... but I say it anyway.
    Bonjourchic Bonjourchic 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 11, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It Leads Me to Lieing

    In the middle of a conversation, I'll 'remember' something that is pertinent to the subject, or that would sound cool. It has led to a myriad of lies that are either little white lies, or gigantic ones, that are carried on for years and years. I never feel comfortable on these...
    Pirately Pirately 16-17, F 2 Responses May 17, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It Always Happens to Me

    Some people live by the 5 second rule.... not me, I always think.... "was it I who said that? And what did I say?"   it doesn't make life easier if you forget to think before you say something.
    linda linda 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 7, 2006

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I think sometimes i should think

    before i open my big mouth. Im sorry if i was ever a ***** to you.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 9, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'd Be Rich!!

    If only I got a dime for all of the times I spoke before I thought, I'd be rich by now.  I'm a lot better than I used to be, due to previous experiences.  Thank God, I've learned from those mistakes!  
    silvermystics silvermystics 51-55, F 1 Response Jun 17, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    For The Love....

    I don't just say whats on my mind...if someone is acting like a donkey I can't help sometimes expressing something like "hee haw"...seriously. Sometimes I even use a Shreck voice and call them a "donkey". There are no other words to substitute for a douche bag, douchebaggary...
    Delphinia65 Delphinia65 46-50, F 1 Response Apr 2, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Sometimes...I've Gotten Mu...

    Sometimes...I've gotten MUCH better at thinking first.
    SpringForward2k8 SpringForward2k8 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 11, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    today seems to be a day of reflection. We are just coming out of the full moon cycle, so it's to be expected. it's been a week filled with family, the people I truly love and...
    loveandlight29 loveandlight29 26-30, F 2 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Rant alert! I despise it when someone takes it upon themselves to speak for all... Including EP members announcing what or who they love or do not love and speaking as if on...
    FormidableMe FormidableMe 41-45, F 10 Responses 4 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Dear All, Before marriage i use to control senses. once upon a time i was true to my love. After marriage i came abroad for work and my wife is away from me. Why am not able to...
    rajanhot rajanhot 31-35, M 7 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It was a lovely week off all in all. Four of those days he was off and spent with us. I had been wondering if my feelings for him would change with all the efforts he's been making...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 4 Responses 8 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    G FrSH - Tinie Tempah Sometimes Lyrics I think about you sometimes Girl I can't lie, I think about you sometimes I, I think about you sometimes I hope that's alright, cause I...
    187Lockdown 187Lockdown 31-35, F 8 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can't buy a simple bowl without agonizing over which design to pick for crying out loud, I'm that bad at overthinking. It's hard for me to make a decision about anything and I...
    Leftofcenter4 Leftofcenter4 41-45, F 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I felt so good today, so accepting of myself and I enjoyed speaking to everybody today. I'm surely having another bipolar week. I'll probably be down again tomorrow but I'll make...
    Miriamjen Miriamjen 16-17, F 12 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wanna talk about atoms, death, aliens, sex, magic, intellect, the meaning of life, faraway galaxies, music that makes you feel different, memories, the lies you've told, your...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You seriously can't tell someone they love you. Clearly he just doesn't know it, and it hurts me but I had to let him go so he can figure it out on his own. If he figures it out...
    taminglife taminglife 22-25, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i am quite gud at writin esaays and other things....but when asked to speak i suck!!! even while speakin in ma mother tongue i am not fluent and blabber meaningless words sometimes...
    shreedivyaaaa shreedivyaaaa 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hello. When you read this piece of history guard it very well. because you will need :) Before the sign up for Log on EP, which I call my little world, I already started to read...
    lovingCuteSmartGirl lovingCuteSmartGirl 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'll talk to anyone on here but preferably, I'd like people to add me to their circle that I have common/similar experiences with. Also, if you add me into your circle please try...
    Born2Inspire Born2Inspire 18-21, M 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Pictures Not Included I appreciate your interest and I respect your healthy curiosity. It's important to act on one's regard for the unknown and for this I empathize (I'm an...
    mokele mokele 31-35, M 4 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think its related to our parents! I've been doing research about it for a long time and Everyone who experience it like me has someone in their family who know things before they...
    BegBeg BegBeg 18-21, F 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can't sleep tonight Wide awake and so confused Everything's in line But I am bruised I need a voice to echo I need a light to take me home I kinda need a hero Is it you? I never...
    TiredOfBeingHurt TiredOfBeingHurt 18-21, F 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Have you ever noticed how much people use "I" these days? It's almost as if there is no such thing as a dialogue anymore in regards to conversation. There are just two monologues...
    iShined iShined 18-21, M 14 Responses Jun 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm a mute. But I like to think, that I don't need to speak to express how I feel. Poetry does this quite well for me. Outcast I cry my tears. Tears of pain. I reach out for...
    SilverFang4772 SilverFang4772 16-17, M Jun 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I would prefer to say "believe" rather than "think" because I feel so strongly about this. There are people who simply have no right to bring children into the world. You know this...
    DeGustibus DeGustibus 26-30, M 1 Response Jun 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I need to take control of my life again. I need to take action. It's who I am, what I know. I know what I want, and I'll focus on one area for now. Maybe the others will fall into...
    livelaughlovedream3 livelaughlovedream3 41-45, F 8 Responses Jun 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A few days ago I found out that a close friend of mine who I've known since I was a child had attempted suicide. She's lucky to be alive. I always thought she was this really...
    VolunteerMouse VolunteerMouse 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Okay I can't but I just want to share this: My friends are all from different cultures and we were looking around and saying if we can speak fluent in their native language "I can...
    pinkhappysparkle pinkhappysparkle 13-15, F Jun 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I hear many voices yelling inside my head. It's so loud that it's hard to think and read and sleep and basically get through my daily life. Sometimes I run through conversations in...
    daydreamcat daydreamcat 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was raised speaking both English and Spanish; I speak both languages fluently. I have started learning German on my own (I'd like to learn much more though), and I also hope to...
    nerdfighter314 nerdfighter314 16-17, F Jun 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I ask some of the worst questions, because they have no answer. Like: what were we before we were born? Where did humans even come from? Why do we require oxygen, and how did...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 10 Responses Jun 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    What is the difference between hearing and listening? Hearing is just something sounds that go into your ears. (Examples: bird calling, car's honk) Listening is to be able to...
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My teacher...Oh hello. *cheeky facial expression* Alright, I did a previous one of this story but this is way more updated like holy ****. But, I will start all over so you'll get...
    Notification Notification 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I recently loses a good friend of mine. Me and her were like best friends. We would go home together, go shopping, and always making each other laugh. However, one day when I came...
    ChrissySy ChrissySy 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Every Friday and Saturday I go to play a game with this group of people that I have known for a while now. They are all hilarious and I always have a fun time there no matter what...
    DearYou DearYou 22-25, F Jun 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Do you want to maximize sales of your organization? You can increase the sales of your business with the help of professionals training programs. The latest and professional sales...
    motivational29 motivational29 26-30, M Jun 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love her, I know I do, I'm just not sure if I'm in love with her. How can I be, we've never kisses, touched....met! She fills my day with happiness, laughter and hope. Every...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    yet sometimes not enough. I care too much and yet not enough, I have been told. I speak too often and more often, I know, I don't say enough. I try too hard and know I should have...
    knightedone1 knightedone1 41-45, M 4 Responses Jun 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    yet sometimes not enough. I care too much and yet not enough, I have been told. I speak too often and more often, I know, not enough. I try too hard and know I should have tried a...
    knightedone1 knightedone1 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    yet sometimes not enough. I care too much and yet not enough, I have been told. I speak too often and more often, I know, not enough. I try too hard and know I should have tried a...
    knightedone1 knightedone1 41-45, M Jun 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    And sometimes not enough. I care too much and yet not enough, I have been told. I speak too often and more often, I know, not enough. I try too hard and know I should have tried a...
    knightedone1 knightedone1 41-45, M Jun 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    And sometimes not enough. I care too much and yet not enough, I have been told. I speak too often and more often, I know, not enough. I try too hard and know I should have tried a...
    knightedone1 knightedone1 41-45, M Jun 14

    Your Response

    Cancel