I Still Try to Please Everyone, Even If I Think I Dont Anymore

Those who thought they stopped trying to please everyone, but really didn't 141 People


    Sadly I am always trying to please everyone. I know it can't be done, but I still try very hard, Even if I say I am not trying, than I am only lying to myself. I try to please everyone more than anyone else I know. I try and be there for others, make thier pain and suffering...
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    1 Response Aug 7, 2009

    Colonel of Doubt

    I have said in many of my contributions and comments that I am happy with who I am, and encourage people to appreciate who they are in the moment:  "to be the best person you can be right now," is what I often say. I believe that who I am is good enough, that I really...
    UnderEli UnderEli
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Jun 7, 2009

    Left Outs

    This lesson I had to learn the hard way, and hopefully it can help others. Well if you are reading this than you try to please everyone. One statement, we try to please everyone but we forget one very important person. Us (we, I). I don't know why you please all people, but take...
    deleted deleted
    May 8, 2012

    Trying To Avoid

    i still do though I'm trying to avoid pleasing others. they are just taking advantage of it. most of our group projects are solely made.
    dazzlingeyes dazzlingeyes
    18-21, F
    May 6, 2010

    Even Though I Am Now Grown ....

    I am the most comfortable when everyone is happy. If someone is not happy - it gets under my skin, and I can not rest until I TRY to make them happy or to try and make the situation better!! I have always been like this - since I was a little...
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Jun 6, 2009

    So Why The Heck Do I Still Do It?

    I'm a big girl now. Old enough to know that not everyone is going to like me, and I'm sure as hell not going to make them all happy. For some reason, I would persist in attempting this impossible, unachievable feat anyway. Like some simpering adolescent I remain desperate for...
    Littlebrownbat Littlebrownbat
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jul 13, 2010

    Who Me?!

    All I have to say right now - can I hit that "Me Too" button a couple of hundred times??? Will I ever get over this?! 
    DorothyofOz DorothyofOz
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 5, 2009
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