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I Stand Up For What I Believe In

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 259 People

    I Always Have, And I Always Will.

    One quality I've always had is standing up for what I believe in. If you don't have the commitment and determination to stand up for what you believe in, what's the point of believing in it in the first place? I'm not the type to make exceptions or change my beliefs because...
    KatLeroux KatLeroux 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 5, 2009

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    Back To Core Values

    Yeah, I know...people get tired of hearing me say "Honor, Courage, and Commitment. But...that is who I am, and how I live. I have certain things I believe are right. And I believe you do the right thing...just because it's right. I don't base my position on 'what's in it...
    Toby2day Toby2day 51-55, F 2 Responses Nov 19, 2009

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    Mitt Romney Argues His 14% Tax Rate Is Fair

    This what Mittens said today when asked if he thinks that him paying 14% tax and those making $75.000 pays from 28 to 30%. Oh its fair, he claims that cooperate pays a tax of 35% which is bigus thats why he pays less. Last I knew, even owners of business pays a tax yet we pay...
    redtailfree48 redtailfree48 46-50, M Sep 24, 2012

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    Prop 8 - Difference Of Oppinion

    I do fight for what I believe in at all costs. Probably the most recent example was when I discovered that my parents and I had different views on Prop 8. We were watching the news which was covering the topic. So I brought it up as a discussion, it didn...
    missadventurer missadventurer 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 20, 2010

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    I am confident and I rest in my decisions!

    I believe in hard work and integrity.  Honesty and loyalty!  Love and Harmony! I know, who I am and where I stand. I respect anyone and I don´t judge anyone. I love myself and my family. I am here to stay! Get used to it, because I am here to stay! I am going nowhere! Deal...
    FaroesePearl FaroesePearl 26-30, F Mar 8, 2012

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    Hope For Tomorrow

    Well .. Is not easy to grow up alone. .. Ever year gone from our life make u wonder .... I know life not easy. .. And been gay is not make things.. Better. But. Ia m gay and that who i am. Yet most of men in gay world.. Not really help each other. . Most of them shallow...
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    No Matter What Others Say About It

    I am a Wiccan....I have been picked on a lot for this....but this is what I believe in and so I act as if I'm deaf to them....
    TheemopandaX TheemopandaX 18-21, F Dec 26, 2010

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    It Only Takes One

    I believe that you should be yourself. Don't try to be like this person or the next I believe that being yourself will ultimately resort in something beautiful and magical
    cubanqueen cubanqueen 36-40, F Apr 29, 2013

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    A Story That Has Always Stayed With Me

    This is a true story of courage which I think is amazing whether you are religious or not. In a country that did not have religious freedom there was a group that met secretly to worship. It was a small group of people that met at a friend's house. One day in the middle of...
    missadventurer missadventurer 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 20, 2010

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    I will fight for what I believe is right and that's that once my mind is set there is no changing it
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    If you have people you can talk to who honestly listen and care about what you have to say, be thankful. I'd give up all my material possessions for one person who genuinely tried...
    Goodbadladywoman Goodbadladywoman 31-35, F a week ago

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    Sometimes we forget what we do have because were always looking at what we don't have
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    I have talked about this on another post...but I AM grateful for what I DO have. I know that sometimes it doesn't seem like it, but I am. My family, my friends (I don't have many...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 4 days ago

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    I believe in standing up for those you love. I am a very shy and often insecure person. I hate to tell my opinion for fear that it's wrong..I know, how can an opinion be wrong...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I stand up to my Aunt and "Uncle" who insist on trying to control my life,telling me who i am to talk to and who i am to date and what to wear,they brainwashed me so bad that i had...
    jesikahluv jesikahluv 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    Our predessors had to stand against Hitler and the Japanese. Now the time is coming again when our freedom must be fought for. But this time it is against the cowards and killers...
    Thesoutherner Thesoutherner 66-70, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Being a stubborn person really helps out with standing up and fortifying your desires.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I am a strong believer in Anarchy and the freedoms it brings
    RealityBlowsHD RealityBlowsHD 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    i stand up for my self and my family if someone says something to me i stand up for my self and make them feel like the weaker man
    TheRainbowDino TheRainbowDino 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    Money or No Money Having been sitting down for over 2 hours, I decided to hide myself in the conference room. For once, it was all silence. The only sound I could hear was the...
    cedicoin cedicoin 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 28

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    Hey this is to all the girls:) you are all beautiful and princesses, so don't forget it:)
    WhiskyLulubyBlonde123 WhiskyLulubyBlonde123 18-21, F Sep 4

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    The most amazing relationships start unexpectedly! I lost my all hopes and was not in a condition to trust anybody. I was broken into peices and had no one to listen to me. I...
    CuteButterflyGirl CuteButterflyGirl 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    It will take a goddess to take me away. If I'm alone forever because of that then I don't care.
    Eniri Eniri 18-21, M Aug 31

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    One of the secrets to happiness is to be content with what you have been blessed with. There will always be someone with more. I am happy for my friends with blessed lives. I...
    kwarner kwarner 31-35, M 2 Responses Sep 2

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    Why the hell should I care about what other people have, it doesn't mean that they're actually happy with it. I used to envy people who's had their father in their lives but then I...
    CosplayPotato CosplayPotato 13-15, F Sep 2

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    A Woman was admitted in a hospital as she was suffering from Brain Tumor. Her son & relatives were around her. She died within a few Hours. Her son cried the whole day & became...
    surender007 surender007 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    I've be asking that question to myself all the time. This what I'm telling to myself, I'm here for some reason and I do not know what God plan for me. I would love to know why God...
    colonaileen colonaileen 26-30, F 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    Until a crisis hits. We all do that. But few are happy to list blessings. Until they get taken. Love. Kids. Walking. Eyes. Vehicle. Home. Health...
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Aug 28

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    a man is helping his wife make a password for the computer. he types in MYPENIS. the wife starts laughing hysterically when it says ‘ sorry not long enough ‘
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    It's just the way I work I don't like to fight but I will fight for my loved ones and my lover
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    I'm grateful for my family, my pups, and a roof over my head. I'm more blessed than a lot of people in the world.
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I'm grateful to be pregnant! There are woman out there who can't get pregnant and I feel real bad for them. But one day I hope they can get the privilege to hold a baby of their...
    loveylaura loveylaura 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I am a lover... But should I need to fight my love? I have Indian boy frend for 3 yers relation i am filipina. I was working in Kuwait and I meet him der. Wer both loving each...
    Lonelygir27 Lonelygir27 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Sometimes there's just no alternative. You have to. Otherwise there will always be someone who will walk all over you. Even if you lose the battle. At least you can say you did all...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    . .that is right..when there is love. I can't sleep tonight. .I am too sensitive sometimes.
    SwanLake78 SwanLake78 36-40, F Aug 22

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    I actually avoid fights like the plague. I'd rather look like a ***** than fight some dumbass trying to look good. However, push too far or mess with my friends I will send you...
    FallenPride FallenPride 22-25, M Aug 26

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    This is why my life sucks I think
    RexxTheDinosawr RexxTheDinosawr 18-21, F Aug 29

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    I have God, Jesus, and my angel. I have everything because I have them. I do not need a family or home or friends like others have, because they are my family, my home, and my...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    My friend today said she envies me "you have the husband, 4 happy kids, the house even the dog and you work" Appearances can be deceiving as she assumes I'm happy
    myownbox myownbox 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Facts should follow words...I strongly believe in that, never underdstood how people can say something and do the opposite... at the same time. I mean, if you say you admire...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 5 Responses Sep 7

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    My story is up on my profile under "I am me, I am you, I am them". This one is for something I witnessed and decided to stop, there are several incidences like this, but this was...
    CongratulationS CongratulationS 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 13

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    Sometimes I forget what is the point of living. As a nine year old, I started cutting & as I grew older as teen my self-harm techniques have developed. I have attempted suicide...
    greensanctuary greensanctuary 22-25, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    I had written my story in "I want to meet my twin flame". The story though, I sound kind of harsh or something in it. So I do have the story there, but I think I will just write...
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    LOS ANGELES TALK SHOW HOST & WRITER Here's a black female journalist's opinion of the Obamas. These are her words not ours. Even if you love Obama you might take a few minutes to...
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    We'd die there'd be no point of life everything would just be a ending doom war wouldn't end freedom wouldn't begin love wouldn't conquer we wouldn't rise above the fear of a new...
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