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I Think Sometimes, You Just Have To Go For It

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    If I Can't Do This, I Can't Do Anything

    If I can't do this, I can't do anything.  Thats what I told myself when I made myself call someone who used to be my friend.  We had a really bad falling out two years ago.  It tore me apart because she was my oldest friend, and the closest thing I ever had for a...
    SerenaDragonfly SerenaDragonfly 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 15, 2010

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    I Most Definatly Do

    I believe in taking that 'leap of faith' into the unknown, in going for it and taking a risk. Life is too short, I would rather live and fail, then to not live at all.
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 3, 2012

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    Very True

    I'm all in favour of taking time to think about it ... being cautious ... looking at things from all angles before making a decision. That's all just fine ... but sometimes you just know that if you don't grab the bull by the horns and go for it, the opportunity will pass you by...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss 51-55, F 4 Responses Feb 7, 2010

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    All Ya Gotta Do...

    There's some times when all you can do is make that huge leap of faith and trust that somehow everything will come out all right. Sometimes all ya gotta do is do it!
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F Sep 28, 2011

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    Do It!

    I just came out of a crippling year-long depression that left me unable to even leave my apartment unless absolutely necessary. With the help of a little spiritual wake-up call, some herbal anti-depressants, and Ep, I am finally over it, and would like to start living life...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 3, 2010

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    I Don't Like The Negative Approach I Here Others Giving Young People

    I think sometimes you have to "go after something hard" like say education or a job or take a gamble in approaching someone you are attracted to... I hear a lot of people today discouraging the youth about education and jobs, and romance... romance is not dead and its not just...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F Jul 25, 2011

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    zillaron zillaron 51-55, M 2 Responses Feb 7, 2010

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    Ke$ha

    I have really been into the music of artist Ke$ha lately. I decided to look her up & check out her website. I got this story off her site today & LOVE it. This is a classic example of just going for it!     "If there’s one thing Ke$ha knows how to...
    VendettaVita VendettaVita 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 8, 2010

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    Yes... And sometimes that reason is so they can hand you a fork. Or sell you something second hand, or if its a random dating site to murder after kinky movie watching.... Its...
    Qwert143 Qwert143 22-25 3 days ago

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    Sometimes what you fear the most is the very thing that will set you free!
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 21

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    I ain't charismatic nor funny, so I think I can't have a long lasting relationship.
    HeterosexualTransexual HeterosexualTransexual 18-21, T 2 Responses Mar 8

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    I have read experiences and questions on here and many times the persons are wanting to find love but too scared to take a chance. It is obvious they have taken a chance before...
    srfchopper srfchopper 56-60, M Mar 21

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    You've liberated my life more than you'll ever know. I could not ever thank you for words wouldn't come close. You have a piece of me so when you're sad I have tears that start...
    Isis27 Isis27 36-40 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    Rarely, if you are lucky a special person will come into your life that you feel an instant connection to. One that will unwittingly inspire you to be a better person, a better...
    kayakgirl08 kayakgirl08 36-40, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I was so low when you came into my life I didn't see my worth till I met you I didn't no what love was till I met you and for all of this I am eternally grateful x
    Sirwithherkey Sirwithherkey 36-40, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Sometimes they come to inspire.Sometimes they come to motivate.Sometimes they come just to offer good tidings.I wish one would come to hold me in her arms and make me feel like a...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 46-50, M 2 Responses Mar 16

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    To see you again was the main reason for this trip.. But también quería ponerme en una situación nueva...mejorarme... I came here to try to better myself and force myself to...
    thbirdwhisperer thbirdwhisperer 36-40 Mar 22

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    She'll lie and steal and cheat, And beg you from her knees Make you thinks she means it this time She'll tear a hole in you, the one you can't repair But I still love her, I don't...
    FreudianSlip13 FreudianSlip13 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    my parents always say stuff to me that they sometimes regret having me they ALWAYS shout at me all the people at school think I have a great life AMAZING parents But no its so not...
    sonalichaggar2003 sonalichaggar2003 13-15, F Mar 7

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    I think this is one of them times... my friend is away... my life is a mess... my closest friend doesnt want anything to with me... i have no one.. i think i might just sleep...
    cupcakes1995 cupcakes1995 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 14

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    No matter what you say or what you do. When I'm alone I'd rather be with you.
    Itsnotareligion Itsnotareligion 22-25, F a week ago

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    Life can be about taking chances and finding really great things and yes, failing sometimes. Or it can be about wondering what if because you never dared to try. Lauren Dane...
    TCL009 TCL009 41-45, F 5 days ago

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    yesterday I walked down the street and seen a slice of pizza on the ground that looked reasonably clean so I picked it up only to find out later I stole it off a hobo so today he...
    snoopcat840 snoopcat840 16-17, M 1 day ago

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    I always whished to sleep and not to wake up the next day.....but obviously I get up n hope for things to get better....I'm from a middle class family who suffers and struggles to...
    Lolitha794 Lolitha794 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    I always remember people. I have a photographic memory so sometimes I just remember their faces. Sometimes I won't remember anything about their personality or what their voice...
    GreenEyess GreenEyess 16-17, F Mar 21

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    I wish I was anorexic because I love love love food. I could eat it all day and then as soon as I'm done eating I feel bad. I've tried throwing up before but I don't have that much...
    aestrada91 aestrada91 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 10

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    Not sure what the reason is sometimes but I am sure there is a reason.
    BeachAngelTami BeachAngelTami 46-50, F 3 Responses Mar 15

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    I just want to sleep forever and live in my dreams and never wake up to deal with this world
    saftyg saftyg 13-15, F Mar 18

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    If I could just sleep forever I could pretend to be with you
    brokenhearted89 brokenhearted89 22-25, F Mar 22

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    This is something I would really like to do. I am currently sitting on the floor in my room. I am so tired, physically and mentally. I would love to go into a deep sleep and not...
    jaylol jaylol 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 9

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    ...Him. I want to go back to being in denial! Here's some BG info 1st (please don't judge) I am 19, graduated from highschool as an honour student and am currently attending uni...
    Alienatic Alienatic 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    Don't get me wrong, I support interracial relationships and I think men of all erhnities are beautiful and awesome but I don't think it's for me.Lol I assume Conner or John Smith...
    bridgeoverwater bridgeoverwater 31-35, F Mar 7

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    Heh yeah.. I think I might like you more than just as a friend... *blush*
    XxLittleBrotherxX XxLittleBrotherxX 18-21, M Mar 13

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    How much is enough? Ever notice that the more money you make the more you need? Stop thinking "I just need this to be happy" and start thinking "I am so happy I have all of this...
    Reddu5t Reddu5t 31-35, M Mar 20

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    You'd think EP was a way to find solace in friends and perhaps get away (not completely get away, but to a degree) from the bullies and mean, cruel, terrible, rascist, sexist, etc...
    queenettejeanette queenettejeanette 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 20

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    Now the IRS is going to give money to the 5 million illegals I think I'll move to Canada. Maybe Russia, at least there you know you are in a socialist government
    leroy6708 leroy6708 56-60, M 1 Response Mar 2

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    Come to think about it, especially those who complain endlessly about their spouses (and yet do not move on), I have to say most people deserve each other! Just a thought.
    BUalways BUalways 46-50, M Mar 6

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    These words you should always remember 
To you, my heart I surrender
    disasterland disasterland 18-21, F Mar 14

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    I think it should be legal in Flordia and studd
    whiteboii13 whiteboii13 16-17, M Mar 15

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    Pretty much said what I wanted too in the title. I know there are hundreds if not thousands of people out there that agree with me.Not saying there is anything wrong with sharing...
    PrettyOldSoul PrettyOldSoul 41-45, F Mar 23

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    No matter what government decides, it is quite clear the benefits, to assist children with illnesses and disease, far outweighs what a few right wing libs in government decide what...
    Kman4You Kman4You 31-35, M 2 Responses Mar 23

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    I just met this really nice young man on here & for some unknown reason he blocked me with out any explanation that really boggles my mind! I don't know what to even think about...
    bevS62 bevS62 61-65, F 7 Responses 4 days ago