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I Think Dr Seuss Is Brilliant

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    Prejudice, The Sneetches

    I find this book to be utterly brilliant. It really shows the roots of prejudice and how small things that shouldn't matter often give people a sense of superiority over others. "Now the star bellied Sneetches had bellies with stars, the plain bellied Sneetches had none upon...
    ionizedTeslacoil ionizedTeslacoil 22-25, M 3 Responses Apr 24, 2011

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    No Other Man

    Think about it. Really think about it. This man not only changed the "Acceptable" children's books belief, but karate chopped the stupid clean little world of **** and Jane with his nonsensical books! He instilled morals into books that weren't false or lazy. He truly believed in...
    TheOtherWarner TheOtherWarner 13-15 Jul 9, 2011

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    "I meant what I said and I said what I meant." ~Dr. Seuss
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    "A person's a person, no matter how small." ~Dr. Seuss
    intrigued4life intrigued4life 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    "Step with care and great tact ,and remember that Life's a Great Balancing Act." ~Dr. Seuss
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    "Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened." ~Dr. Seuss
    intrigued4life intrigued4life 36-40, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    "The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go." ~Dr. Seuss
    intrigued4life intrigued4life 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do...
    intrigued4life intrigued4life 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    "You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child." ~Dr. Seuss
    intrigued4life intrigued4life 36-40, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    We had a rare friendship one i know I'll never find with another person. If you've ever watched grays anatomy then you know gray and yang called each other their "person" well he...
    shimmersandsparkles shimmersandsparkles 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 7

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    I am a college student going into his second year of school in a week. I have yet to sign up for classes. I can no longer get in a Calc 2 class because all the spots are taken...
    Lateralus07 Lateralus07 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 17

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    There are 4,409 members jt this group as of 4:23 a.m. on August 17th. I wonder are we all the brilliant tortured souls we think we are? There's got to be a few dumb narcissists in...
    LIZard0121 LIZard0121 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 17

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    your life is hard but you make mine easier. through everything you've been through you never complain. and your always looking out for me i know you don't see yourself as beautiful...
    BenjaminChapman BenjaminChapman 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 12

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    I am trying to keep a positive outlook on things. I should really be pretty happy. My life is not a bad one. I have all of my limbs, and they all work pretty well. I still...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M 45 mins ago

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    Please watch my YouTube video I just posted if your thinking about having an abortion search sprimpas14 it's titled my biggest mistake (I regret my abortion)
    Sprimpas14 Sprimpas14 18-21, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    It is my personal belief that religion should not be preached publicly. I am a semi-atheist, and although I have no issues with people believing in certain things, to go around...
    dabram71 dabram71 16-17, M 3 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    Oh jeez I came on here this evening and look in my message box and she this girl that says "ew ur are ugly" I mean why waste your time and my time just to cyber insult me I mean if...
    BabyDuchanne BabyDuchanne 16-17, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    Rate me!!! :-) what do YOU think?
    brandontaylor brandontaylor 16-17, F 7 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I want to know if u think I'm attractive
    girlygirl7490 girlygirl7490 22-25, F 11 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    If u girls out there keep falling in attractive jerks and aholrs , one day when they break your heart not come crying and telling that the world is so unfair and **** and why is...
    asianahyang96 asianahyang96 16-17, M 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I'm not so self-conscious anymore. I met a wonderful man that taught me to love myself and I finally started believing it. It was a long, hard road but I finally accept who I am...
    jb1663 jb1663 26-30, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I have never met nor do I think I ever will meet a woman who will love me and be able to see past my disfigurement and disability, its a very lonely life. Which is one of the...
    wheels1972 wheels1972 41-45, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    The Victor by C W Longenecker If you think you are beaten, you are If you think you dare not, you don't If you like to win but think you can't It is almost a cinch you won't If...
    westwoman westwoman 56-60, F 1 Response Jul 30

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    What do you think about the most? I think about my future and how many children am i going to have and if I will be a good person all my life. Also, I think about my faith and my...
    Thatsoanne Thatsoanne 13-15, F Jul 31

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    All my life I have fought the fact that I am different than other people. Now I won't say I am on a higher deeper level than other people necessarily, or a lower one, but I am on a...
    colorstone colorstone 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 5

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    Dear J, We crossed paths under somewhat unusual circumstances. I just happened to be the one there when you were about to crumble, and I caught you and listened to you and...
    travellingthrough travellingthrough 26-30 Aug 16

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    Is it bad to lie to someone when you are lying about something that is your own business and no one else's? For example: (this just happened) I told a coworker that I can't come...
    Lateralus07 Lateralus07 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 17

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    I don't know if I'm fooling myself or not. I try to be happy all the time, I try to find happiness in the smallest things, and I embrace how lucky I am. I spend my free time the...
    Lateralus07 Lateralus07 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 19

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    I am thinking about him all the time. In everything I do, I think about him, if only for a little while. I guess it could be called obsessive, but I think it's just being in love...
    SwimmingDarkness SwimmingDarkness 16-17, F Aug 21

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    Death - Some thing which has No Life.. Well you know that is one of the thing which you cannot avoid but still continue to run away from it. But as you know you can run but can...
    uselessguy uselessguy 36-40, M Aug 22

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    When u look at u, u think about u U think about the way u feel U think about the way u live U think about how u hurt U think about what u want There's nothing wrong in that But...
    Wonderstruck28 Wonderstruck28 26-30, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    Should I be up... like right now... I can't sleep... same as last night, it seems to be commonplace for me to think too much at night. The thinking keeps me awake too. Night...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 1 Response Jul 31

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    I most certainly do. If you block someone because you don't like them, they don't agree with your ideology, you hate them for some idiotic bigoted reason....that's completely...
    EmotionalPrincess EmotionalPrincess 22-25, F 9 Responses Jul 31

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    Hello EP one more story to tell you, just accept this because i'm really sad when I was little, always blamed myself for certain accidents that happened at that time until you...
    lovingCuteSmartGirl lovingCuteSmartGirl 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 31

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    I think about things that I don't want to think. Now it's time for me to think about things that I do want to think but at the moment it seems impossible not mention that those...
    narutobuddy narutobuddy 13-15, M Aug 3

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    Men always complain about nice guys losing out to a$$holes, well..nice women lose out to b*tches just as much. I think with both sexes we suffer from "superhero complex", where we...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum 31-35, F Aug 4

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    In thinking about going to church & how I've changed . . . It's not that I think they're wrong. I just don't think they have it all right. And it really bugs me when people think...
    saundra04 saundra04 26-30, F 5 Responses Aug 10

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    So my boyfriend and I have been dating for 2 years. I love him and would do anything for him. I am confused whether I should stay with him or break up with him and would appreciate...
    lonelynomoe lonelynomoe 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    It's really sad with all the money and fame that he still felt bad enough that he didn't want to live anymore. He was a well loved celebrity. Goes to show you that true depression...
    455cargirl 455cargirl 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 11

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    An old man turned ninety-eight He won the lottery and died the next day It's a black fly in your Chardonnay It's a death row pardon two minutes too late And isn't it ironic... don...
    SweetEmotions SweetEmotions 36-40, F Aug 12

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    So I know most people have probably heard the news by now that, Robin Williams commited suicide. What kind of frightened me is that I just made a correlation... So the, Disney...
    BelleGold BelleGold 16-17, F Aug 14

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    It was early spring this year when my wife asked me "Would you mind if I did not wear bikinis on our holiday this year".She then explained that her reason for wanting to not wear a...
    stuartishere stuartishere 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 14

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    Today was freshman orientation for school and I went really confident. I thought I looked great and I thought I was gonna make lots of friends and maybe even meet a cute boy or two...
    Fishy2k14 Fishy2k14 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    they think I'm an innocent 14 year old , they think I don't smoke or drink, they think I don't cut myself or have suicidal thoughts, that I live a happy life despite losing my...
    MrFoe MrFoe 13-15, M 3 Responses Aug 15

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    I defiantly over think everything. If someone changes, maybe the way we talked isn't the same, or the way we are around each other seems different, I automatically begin to think...
    CallMeChelsea CallMeChelsea 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 16

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    Today i think i'm having a depression mood swing. I have this summer assignment that i basically have to get done in 1 day or else i have go to the lake with my step-mom where i...
    a1uM1nuM448 a1uM1nuM448 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    There is no such thing as a good relationship without it. There is no such thing as "I'm not going to discuss that" the matter is closed. That is psychological abuse and brutality...