I Think I Am Stupid But Know I Am Not

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    To this day I can't do long division.

    Can't drive. Can't canoe. Can't dance. Can't do woodwork. And probably a whole load more! Despite the fact I've had lessons,training,experience of them!
    picklebobble picklebobble
    51-55, M
    1 Response Sep 25, 2014

    Self-compassion....? Ya,

    I have none of it. Thank you eating disorders and anxiety. You really have ruined my life.
    GetYourFreakOn GetYourFreakOn
    18-21, F
    Sep 25, 2014

    It's just, my mind is always blank!

    I mean I think about stuff, but I instantly forget about it and I can never carry on a decent conversation. People think I have no personality.
    GoldYonderly GoldYonderly
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 7, 2014
    fauxlady fauxlady
    26-30, F
    Sep 24, 2014

    If you think you are stupid

    but know you are not. You obviously don't think you are stupid.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits
    22-25, M
    Sep 26, 2014

    I don't know. I just feel

    so damn oppressed by the people around me. I wish I can be like them.
    BloodEpiphone BloodEpiphone
    16-17, F
    1 Response Sep 24, 2014

    It's not that I was bullied.

    I've had a good life. Unfortunately Even my friends think of me Dull as a pocket knife. I know they think I'm stupid Been trying to prove them wrong But how can I ever do that All month long I've heard "How are you so stupid" Guess they don't realize I'm wounded I think they...
    BlackAlleyCat BlackAlleyCat
    16-17, F
    Sep 25, 2014

    I find myself feeling this way

    when I make a simple mistake... I try not to. But it's hard. My advice for everyone? If you ever feel dumb, remember all the times you felt smart or do something to make you feel smart :)
    thatcurlyredhead77 thatcurlyredhead77
    26-30, F
    Mar 9, 2016
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