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I Try Not to Judge

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    I Try...but

    There are just somethings that just seem so wrong on so many levels to me. Murder, rape, ******...I'm sure there are others but these things seem heinous to me. I just cannot wrap my mind around them. I can't understand them...I hope I never have to. Certain groups on here are...
    SweetlyLingering SweetlyLingering 70+, F 3 Responses Feb 24, 2012

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    It's Wrong

    I don't like people judging me (even though they do anyway) because I'm older, because I'm fat or for whatever other reason they can come up with. How I look, how I live my life is not for anyone to judge. How other people want to live...is not for me to judge either or for...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 4, 2012

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    It's A Challenge

    I try not to judge... It's really hard not to for me.. I was judged alot when I was younger..I know tht would give me sense of wht it feels like so I don't do it but I do.. My mom says I won't be liked..I'm trying harder not...it's hard not to find the bad things about someone...
    GuardianAngel9400 GuardianAngel9400 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 18, 2012

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    I Try My Hardest...

    I try my hardest not to judge others in my school. But half them are mean like hell :/ . I don't like being judged and don't like to judge others but I can't help it. I always feel like I'm being judged so why can't I judge others if they can judge me? but then i al;ways say...
    JennyNiceGirl JennyNiceGirl 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 8, 2012

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    I Try.....

    I also try not to judge, before I have a chance to know someone. I have put my foot in my mouth so many times when I was younger . Before I learned to not judge until I've gone through the same thing. You don't know what you would do in the same situation as someone else until...
    daydreamin daydreamin 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 22, 2007

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    I Try Not To Judge...but I Still Do

    It is very hard to not judge people. Your just going along with your life, minding your own business, and some loud obnoxious person, will pass by, and you will make judgments about them and their behavior, their upbringing. I go to the local market to buy groceries, and this...
    neuilly neuilly 61-65, F 1 Response Mar 13, 2011

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    Judging Vs Opinon

    I try not to judge how someone wants to live their life, but that does not mean I do not have an opinon on the subject.  A opinon is not a judgement.  I can disagree with you just as you can disagree with me.  This opens us up to a great discussion.  It is...
    allofus allofus 46-50, M 2 Responses Jan 13, 2010

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    Lifelong

    For everyone who abuses the principle "Do not judge me" that the world has been doing to not feel guilty of things they want to do, you need to stop riding the fence on this. I don't think or say "Do not judge me". But I notice everybody who says "Do not judge" supports judgement...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Jan 19, 2013

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    Dictionary Definition Of The Word Judgement

    The ability to make a decision and form an opinion objectively.
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Dec 26, 2012

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    Acceptance Is a Form of Judgement

    I've always thought that accepting and judging were two different concepts.  If you accept someone as the they are, you're not judging, right?  Our friends have their opinions, our spouses another, even  the people we meet on the street.  What do we say when...
    goddessone goddessone 41-45, F 21 Responses Mar 4, 2008

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    Nice Surprise

    Try is the main word here... I try not to be judgemental or prejudiced but of course it happens, especially when you have been taught from young age that people that looks a certain way means trouble. Like when people are wearing ripped clothes and a a lot of spikes and has dyed...
    Faraklin Faraklin 36-40, F May 28, 2010

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    Judge and Be Judged

    I try not to automatically form an opinion about someone ..  but to look for the good in all people but its hard ... especially when people screw you over ....  i hate labels ... but as ive said many times people usually form an opinion of me right away good or bad...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F Aug 23, 2007

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    I Try My Best

    I really really really try... but some things I still subconsciously judge... my apologizes...
    MeisterWolf MeisterWolf 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 26, 2009

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    I Can Not Judge You

    I have not lived your life.  I have not seen what you have seen.  I do not know your thought process. Of course i could make assumptions.... but you know what happens when you assume things. For me to judge your actions is ridiculous. How do i KNOW i would not react...
    Tacit Tacit 22-25, F Jun 30, 2008

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    "I Try Not to Judge"

    I do try not to judge.I have a mother who is very judgemental,she just turned 81.I do love my mother but I always joke with her and her forked tongue,we laugh about it.I know by being raised by her what it's like to live and be around someone who is constantly judging people,so...
    TexasLily TexasLily 51-55, F 8 Responses Mar 18, 2009

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    Judging Others

    "Do not judge, or you to will be judged. For in the same way you judge others, you will be judged, and with the measure you use, it will be measured to you." Matthew 7:1-2
    confusedchristian confusedchristian 18-21, F Jun 15, 2010

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    I'm not a girl who would spread a rumor about

    somebody. In fact, I don't mix-in with any typical girl group at school at all. I try really hard to avoid them because every girl at my school likes girl talk, and girl talk is terrifying for a girl who doesn't want to say anything bad about someone.
    acitythatneverwakesup acitythatneverwakesup 16-17, F Oct 4

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    A dear friend of mine was doing some things

    that hurt me. I had a frank discussion first to let her know they hurt me and to ask why she was doing this. I just don't understand the behavior. Now I'm cut off for being judgmental. I was asking why. How can I judge what I dint fully understand
    mrennie61 mrennie61 51-55, M 1 Response Aug 16

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    Judge and Jury

    I try not to Judge because I don't want people to Judge me.  Not only do people Judge other people but they have there own little jury going on also. 
    dixie934 dixie934 41-45, F Nov 12, 2007

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    I Try

    I really do try not to judge people.. I' don't always succeed, but at least I've realized it's wrong to judge people, and I know when I do it.. So, now I try to control it... which it several steps ahead of most of this planet's population.
    WorldlySheep WorldlySheep 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 11, 2007

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    I Do My Best And Wish Others Would Try As Well

    I do my very best to not judge people and I think it is very important. I have been judged and if there are not ramifications it is not really a problem, but it can be a horror if it does. I was fired for discriminatory reasons and I am currently trying to fight it, but it is a...
    BittenDog BittenDog 46-50, M Nov 30, 2010

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    Because I Know Why I Shouldn't.

    I remember when me and my mum were in a shop and we saw this really thin woman, buying loads of chocolate and sweets. My mum said, "wow, I wish I could eat what I liked and be as thin as you!" and the woman laughed but then said, "I have a condition in which I can't gain any...
    FadedSilhouette FadedSilhouette 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 31, 2013

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    The Truth Of The Matter Really

    is that a lot of people in life have taken the Christian principle "Judge not lest ye be judged" and used it and abused it to drastic proportions allowing themselves to get away with all kinds of things in life. There is a huge difference between disliking a choice someone made...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Dec 26, 2012

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    I Try Not to Judge...

    ... because there is always a reason why someone is this or that way. A reason I probably will never know. And so do I have my reasons why Im the person I am. And I wouldnt want to be judged because of that. Its not always easy but everyday I try a little bit more to be objective...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 29, 2008

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    Try Anyways

    I try  not to judge....  to each their own. live in peace be  who you are leave me alone and ill leave you alone
    MeltedFlowers MeltedFlowers 31-35, F 1 Response May 29, 2010

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    It Can Be Hard

    I try not to judge but I do find it difficult at times. Until I know everything about some one who am I to judge them, although some people I will judge......peadophiles etc  I don't think that I'm wrong in doing that. I don't mind so much when people judge me, I just go out...
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 25, 2007

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    I have two wonderful best friends

    that I love unconditionally, but one of them is a little bit closed-minded and criticizes me at least once every time we see each other. I don't really care but I do wish I could meet and have people more like myself around me. I love tolerant, free, genuine people.
    LifeTheCageDeathTheKey LifeTheCageDeathTheKey 18-21, M Sep 27

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    I Am Not God

    In my eyes I have no right to sit back and judge people. Behind every person is a story. To look at someone and judge them would be implying that I know their entire life story.  I accept people for what they are. Everybody has a story, and their story has moulded them into...
    amyjo3 amyjo3 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 17, 2009

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    I TRY not to judge NEGATIVELY.

    I think it's okay, it's not necessarily a bad thing to judge, I just have a problem with people who have negative assumptions.
    LittlePointeShoes LittlePointeShoes 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Judging V.s. Judgement

    I try not to be too critical of others' lives. Afterall, I would be a VERY lonely person if people judged and turned away from me for EVERY mistake I've ever made! However, I think SOME judgement is neccessary for protection, and self-preservance. So, I'll be honest. I won't...
    emerald emerald 36-40, F 3 Responses Oct 22, 2007

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    Why Judge?

    I know everyone does it--it's human nature--but it's really not necessary to judge people. Chances are, your impression is completely wrong, and then you end up thinking something of someone that is entirely false. I'm friends with a lot of eclectic people thanks to my striving...
    Yellowrhapsody Yellowrhapsody 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 30, 2008

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    Perspective

    My room mate wished to introduce me to a family he has been helping out for a few years. He drove them around from place to place. He bought them food, clothes, listened to their problems and taught them a better way to do things. When we first drove up into their driveway... my...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 1 Response Dec 2, 2012

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    Always That One

    I usually don't judge people at all!! But sometimes there's always this one person who eats at my skin because of certain things they do. Like the immoral, wrong and pathetic reasons to hurt someone else. If you've hurt someone I care about and you come up with a lame...
    HazelEyedWolf HazelEyedWolf 18-21, F Nov 21, 2013

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    In many things, I'm no judge. I am mental! I am curious!!
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 1 Response 30 mins ago

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    We all judge people I understand that. What I hate when I say judge.. I mean.. being misunderstood. Being misjudged because of someone's assumptions & prejudice. After a long...
    Noobzz Noobzz 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 25

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    I am afraid of being judged for even being sad. I feel like people judge me for not having many friends, its not like i dont like people i just push people away, not on purpose. A...
    kezzie10 kezzie10 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 6

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    I don't like the Christian god. I find he or she a horrible excuse to be a creator. I prefer the Norse gods and goddesses. They fit my style. The Vanir and Aesir. However I judge...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Oct 13

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    Haven't You Ever Herd The Saying? Don't judge a book by its cover, well its the same thing here on EP. I mean, really, who judges someone, based on the avatar that they have. Sure...
    SouthernBella89 SouthernBella89 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 13

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    There is nothing that annoys me more than judgemental people. In the past I was guilty of looking at someone and making a passive judgement, but in the past year I have come to...
    chels6 chels6 18-21, F Oct 15

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    Today a member made a comment about me supporting women going topless. She made a judgement that I support women going topless just so I can see their breasts. VERY JUDGEMENTAL...
    Thesoutherner Thesoutherner 66-70, M 1 Response Oct 3

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    What's the point being being honest and telling someone the truth? Especially if they gonna judge me behind my back. I thought ppl wud have the courage to be honest back. Obviously...
    specialedition1 specialedition1 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 16

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    My husband was judgemental and he thinks that him, his family and their like are the only "saved people" because they are "born-again christian". we always fight about other people...
    sunrio sunrio 36-40 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    I judge people just because that's who I am. Who's to say you can't .
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Sep 24

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    First off: I'm short, skinny, and flat all over. I look like I'm still in middle school, and I know it. But I don't like being treated like a kid just because I look like one. I...
    TryingMyBestToSmile TryingMyBestToSmile 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 24

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    I'm tired of hitting the brick wall because I have been judged unworthy
    HONAW HONAW 41-45, M Sep 26

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    Actually i don't need anyone to talk, i just wanna say if anyone want someone to listen to them, just msg me, i won't judge you or hate you :) you can talk about anything with me...
    mahdiraza mahdiraza 16-17, M Sep 27

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    So please don't judge me if you do its a problem
    missedyouso missedyouso 18-21, F Sep 27

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    Suicidal have been haunting me for as long as i could remember. So does depression. I knew something was wrong with me but i couldn't say a word. I was scared. The society around...
    alexyay alexyay 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 27

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    This is the division of difference.. Is anyone else tired of being here? Is anyone else tired of being not advanced? Is anyone else tired of the reckless, unreasonable, illogical...
    Artimas Artimas 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 30

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    They judge you on character, and how you treat others and nothing else
    EmoGirl286 EmoGirl286 13-15, F Sep 30

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