I Think We Are Too Hard On Each Other

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    Does Play Well With Others ....

    For the most part, I tend to get along quite well with everyone.  some would call me a 'bleeding heart', I just say that I have a heart.   I grew up in a very middle class family, but to me, we had everything we ever wanted: lough, laughter...
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72
    36-40, F
    Dec 27, 2008


    Usually I'm just too hard on myself. Everyone else usually gets the benefit of the doubt first. MAhahahaha! But me, Nope....I have to be Mary bloody Poppins. Practically perfect in every way! Makes me SICK!!! Mahahahahaha!!!!
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    Apr 13, 2009

    As Humans

    We are not inclined to give others the benefit of the doubt. We do not have enough empathy for our fellow man and we seem to prefer the "eye for an eye" over doing our best to understand one another, at least from my perspective. I think it would be beneficial if...
    maryjana maryjana
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 25, 2008


    There is a tendency to judge others by our own moral standards, which have in effect been created through our own very particular religious and cultural socialisations.  If we find something to be distasteful and if we do not understand it, rather than trying to embrace...
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    Dec 4, 2008
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