I Spend a Lot of Time Questioning Things

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    The Life of a Cynic...

    I was born to be a cynic... I've always been a "questioner"... I'm famous for asking "why"... it irritates people but at the same time it makes them think about what they are saying... all I'm looking for is a logical reasoning behind statements... just...
    phidget phidget
    31-35, F
    Jun 17, 2008

    Stuff

    I am always questioning everything around me. Hell I even question my own mind and want to know how and why it works. Why I am the way I am. It drives me crazy that I cannot pinpoint what makes me me inside my head. I do not believe we house ourselves in our mind. We are only...
    ZZ00ZZ ZZ00ZZ
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 14, 2012

    Yeah, I Do.

    I do a lot of questioning... But not nearly enough of it out loud.
    iFortiTude iFortiTude
    31-35
    Aug 11, 2008

    I question everything.

    I think it's good to question things in a general sense, but sometimes I drive myself crazy questioning things that I already know or can never find the answers to. But I do like the fact that it makes me think, and allows me to be more confident in my opinions without...
    DarkAngel24 DarkAngel24
    18-21, F
    Apr 7

    How big is the universe?

    Is there other life out there? Why does society so judgey? Why can't I do what I want? It's my body and I should be able to. Am I going to turn out like my mom? Will my future kids hate me? What if I lose the people close to me? Will I end up alone? Why do I still feel along if...
    EmoSakurachan EmoSakurachan
    18-21
    1 Response Mar 25, 2014

    I love to try and visualize eternity,

    its impossible. The vastness off the universe is baffling. How big is the universe really? Where does Haley's Comet go for 75 years? Is there a parallel universe with an earth identical to ours, but where Elvis is just a baby or John Lennon, never got shot? Why is there a...
    SterlingKickstand SterlingKickstand
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jan 26, 2014

    Everything's possible.

    .. What is may change, what was not may come possible. Deepest moments of our lives should be more constant... and in that consistency we could find really meaningful answers like... "No, we are not alone".
    4biandu 4biandu
    31-35, F
    Aug 9, 2015

    Billboards

     The other day I was driving to school on the high way, and I started thinking about billboard. They are such a part of our modern landscape, we hardly even notice them any more. Which is weird, because they are so unnatural. We find it unusual when we are somewhere with out...
    bizzarlyfabulous bizzarlyfabulous
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 4, 2009

    Too Many Questions

    I question religion, I question humanity, I question my life, I question if I truly matter to even one person, I question my social ability, I question if even one person will fully know me or not. I am very intelligent and I often overthink things, and I consider the...
    emipurple emipurple
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 11, 2013

    Why?

    why must we all have to be lied to?the so called  non politic driven threat level,why we went to war.what congress has done behind our back.the fact we do pay takes to the un.that there is a secret north american union.even churches are in on the act.political parties have...
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    36-40
    Aug 22, 2009

    Look Up First, Ask Second

    There is just so much information out there. Every time I learn something new, or read about something, questions pop into my head. My favorite for most things is "why?" but I also like proposing experiments or asking "what would happen if...?" When you stop asking questions you...
    Knabble Knabble
    18-21, F
    Sep 25, 2011

    I'm a "believe it when I see it" sortof gal,

    which leads to me questioning everything.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 7, 2014
    Zaquoya Zaquoya
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 7, 2014

    Old Thoughts

    I used to think, this restless mind, the burden it was, like a virus. Starts somewhere in your mind somehow, and eventually consumes the entirety of your thought process (maybe existence?). Funny things are today I find it the cure that enlightened me, and made me an...
    eyeopening eyeopening
    18-21, M
    Apr 15, 2013

    To question is to live fully; to get the answer is bliss

    I have always asked questions. I was so curious about the crud underneath my fingernails, the skin left floating in the bathtub and why the hairbrush took hairs out of my head. I wanted a microscope to examine them and other bodily substances along with some of the food that we...
    Missalaineyeus Missalaineyeus
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Mar 18, 2012

    My Nickname Is Q B For Questio...

    My nickname is Q B for question box. I question everything.
    turtlemusic28 turtlemusic28
    26-30, F
    May 2, 2008

    And Why Not?

    If we accept everything the way it is told, what do we really learn? My classmates tire of my inquisitiveness. It doesn't matter whether we're in English, Biology, Religion... everything my teachers say is followed by a "why?" A few of my teachers admire my curiosity...
    SheistheLorax SheistheLorax
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 13, 2008

    I believe questions are a healthy part of life.

    Sometimes I will question things I already know answers to just to challenge others (or to **** some people off lol). Yes sorry I do enjoy seeing certain people all worked over nothing just because I know I can and/or bc the person is a jerk. Mainly I just like to see life at...
    kristin8227 kristin8227
    31-35, F
    Oct 16, 2014

    I Question My Decisions, Ov...

    I question my decisions, over and over again.  I never seem to think that I made the right choice for anything.  But it always seems to work out okay.  So maybe someday I will trust my own instincts.
    institches1981 institches1981
    26-30, F
    May 1, 2008

    all the Time if You...

    all the time if you dont question things how do you find the answer to your questions. and finding answers and learning is how we all grow.
    jossiemarie jossiemarie
    22-25, F
    2 Responses May 1, 2008

    There Are No Answers

    I question everything. Even the existence of truth. Epistemology the philosophers call it. I don't think it exists. Sure, we all develop beliefs about things. But I have a deep seated intuition that this world is not what it seems. We are all living in an elaborate illusion...
    xandermann xandermann
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 20, 2011

    You Better Question Things.....practically the Whole World Has Lied to You!

    I found out My churches lied to me; My Government lied to me; the Schools lied to me; the history books lied to me.  Bernie Made Off with a lot of peoples retirement funds and you wonder why I have a problem trusting people and enteties like banks and governments?
    RetiredMerc RetiredMerc
    56-60
    1 Response Aug 22, 2009

    But the truth is, I just want to stop making

    things harder on myself than they have to be by trying to dig deeper all the time. Sometimes a spade is just a spade...
    sahmmama sahmmama
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 23, 2015

    Holes And Beliefs

    Theres holes and gaps in every belief and theory because everything derives from thought an thoughts will always be flawed as long as we deal with humans.On some varible there just are perceptions that we are unable to see or conprehend whats your truth may not be mine and vise...
    klegend0 klegend0
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Oct 11, 2012

    I hear the dogs barking in the paster Another

    night fighting with disaster The wolves are hungry The cattle are free.. When they are gone it will be me.
    akawewilly akawewilly
    46-50, M
    Apr 9, 2015

    In this case, my life decisions.

    . And the ones I'll have to make in the future. I'm actively trying to be positive but I still feel like I'm destined to fail, somehow.
    aspiringmagicalgirl aspiringmagicalgirl
    18-21, F
    Oct 15, 2015

    I Spend A Lot Of Time Questioning Things

    I have always questioned life and people....why are we this way and that way..why do we act the way we do..is there anyone out there that truely cares and doesn't have underlying intentions....why don't we care the way people used to....WE ARE ALL THE SAME REALLY..WANTING LOVE...
    aussie696 aussie696
    31-35, F
    1 Response May 31, 2010

    Me

    I I question myself more than anybody else.
    VincoVulnero VincoVulnero
    31-35
    Aug 14, 2011

    A Part Of Me

         The title of this group describes me perfectly. I can't even walk without questioning my surroundings. Everything evolves into a question constantly. No one could even fathom the amount of questions that I ask myself on a daily basis. Thank goodness for google I say, but...
    viceverxa viceverxa
    18-21, F
    Apr 18, 2012

    Currently Questioning Everything.

    I tend to question everything. Authority, rules, people....life. So many things are so odd or pointless that you just have to question them. So many things fail to make any sense to me... especially when I question about how the world came to be and such. It kind of scares me =/
    KawaiiDoll KawaiiDoll
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Oct 22, 2011

    I Am Testing To See If...

    I will post again only under my name or someone elses on here. Please ignore.
    WinterMoonNights WinterMoonNights
    46-50, F
    1 Response Oct 13, 2012

    Mostly when I'm doing some dry herb.

    .. Things..everywhere seems absurd.. I look at things I see everyday The things I see in a different way Questions that have no answer Posed by the ones we serve Questions I ponder not looking for conclusion... Content to stay here with the Illusion.....
    akawewilly akawewilly
    46-50, M
    Apr 9, 2015

    I Question Everything!!!!! ...

    I question EVERYTHING!!!!! I drive my boyfriend insane. Especially when I ask him a question that he can't explain. Or he can't explain it in a way I understand.
    fred8064 fred8064
    16-17, F
    May 1, 2008

    I Spend Far Too Much Time Q...

    I spend far too much time questioning things. Also reading too much into things. I think it's the root of my paranoia.
    FeelingCrazy FeelingCrazy
    46-50
    1 Response May 2, 2008

    Question: Why Are People So Unintelligent Sometimes?

    Answer:  Because they choose to be.
    DopeyGirl DopeyGirl
    36-40, F
    1 Response Dec 31, 2007

    I question purpose a lot.

    Why are we here
    ADeepPerspective ADeepPerspective
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 13, 2013

    Why Am I Cursed With Such a Horrible Life?

    Why do people mentally torture me & think it's funny? Why do so many people hate me? Why do they choose ME to pick on, for NO reason!
    otad12 otad12
    31-35, F
    7 Responses Aug 12, 2008

    any atheist I can chat with?

    (I'm not am atheist but I love chatting with em)
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 7, 2015
    DefiantRed DefiantRed
    70+
    Jul 18, 2010
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