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I Think Sometimes, You Just Have To Go For It

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 166 People

    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    zillaron zillaron 51-55, M 2 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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    Another song of my life. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=raWEDnyVnEs
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