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I Try to Have a Positive Outlook On Life

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    It's Contagious!

    I used to get really uncomfortable around people who were always positive. Then something just changed for me a few years ago and I have now become one of those people, lol!
    deleted deleted 26-30 9 Responses Mar 30, 2011

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    parth2233 parth2233 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 15

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    I Need to Find the Good In Life.

    Sometimes I get really depressed with the way the world is turning out. I cry a lot and ask God to help everyone.  I hear one little thing on the news and I am depressed for a while.  For example, a little boy of 2 years was thrown off a bridge in Hawaii and I just put...
    ItsThereSomewhere ItsThereSomewhere 31-35 1 Response Jan 24, 2008

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    Choose to Be Positive Every Day

    Nothing is good or bad but by comparison. There will always be someone more fortunate just as there will always be someone less fortunate. I consider myself very fortunate and actually more fortunate than most. I have full use of all my senses, I have full use of my...
    RavenLee RavenLee 46-50, F 5 Responses Feb 2, 2008

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    Being Hopeful

    I hope by meeting new and interesting people here, that life can be alittle better. I am starting to put things in perspective and getting it back on track. But times are tough and I guess it always will be. Moving on!! Hoping to meet more interesting people.
    Dleushon Dleushon 31-35, M Jul 11, 2013

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    Positive

    I do my best to find theĀ  positive things in lifeĀ ive been threw so much in my life i cant stop now .I have to find the posivive in everything becalse if i didntit bitterness would consume me . and ive been threw alot of abuse and bad thingsi wont let anything keep me down .
    lunnas lunnas 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 16, 2011

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    My most awaited day is finally here, Thanks God its Friday! Let's start the morning with a smile on our faces and positive outlook in life. Spread the love, spread the good vibes...
    MeJustBeing MeJustBeing 36-40, F 3 Responses Sep 11

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    So why is it so damn hard? Some days I feel so thankful to be alive and other days I feel like everything's just falling apart around me. I really need this year to be good and...
    Madhatter135 Madhatter135 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I was about 13.. I had this friend who I was hanging out with on a parking garage, he said he would jump if I left him too go home, I had too be home. When I got home he called me...
    TaylorRenee14 TaylorRenee14 16-17, F Aug 30

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    Always thought the choice between being happy for yourself and giving up the things we want to make others happy was such a fine line. I wanted to have a great life just being...
    enoch1005 enoch1005 22-25, M Sep 3

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    I am thankful for the people I have in my life
    cjohnson1983 cjohnson1983 31-35, F Sep 8

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    But sometimes it's just so damn hard! Am I right? I try to be positive. Sometimes I'm pretty successful. But tonight is one of those nights for me where I can't seem to pull my...
    saundra04 saundra04 26-30, F 1 Response 21 hrs ago

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    Life is hard. There's no book written step by step for what's right or wrong, or how marriage should or shouldn't be, how to or not to raise your kids. You just have to follow your...
    MsMoon2013 MsMoon2013 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 2

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    I need an extra dose of positive on this Monday!
    Lizann77 Lizann77 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 15

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    When you think some one is treating you bad, when you hate some one for wtvr reason it's actually a projection of YOU and how YOU need to treat or not treat yourself. P= P...
    janedoe9021 janedoe9021 22-25, F Sep 18

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    Today was my birthday. 11:11 (this is the time, and some say you can make a wish at this time) ! I'm officially one year older. I feel the same, but in a way I feel better than a...
    TheAnonymousINFx TheAnonymousINFx 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 31

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    The good life, as I conceive it, is a happy life. I do not mean that if you are good you will be happy; I mean that if you are happy you will be good. - Bertrand Russell
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 30

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    I had mono my senior year in high school (most likely the trigger event). After that I realized my body wasn't right, but I pushed through it. I was a college athlete. 2 years ago...
    Shannyn7 Shannyn7 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 12

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    I avoid any stuff that negatively affects the body such as drugs, liquor(not legal yet, but I'll never touch it), cigarettes, and I exercise and keep a healthy lifestyle. What is...
    TetraZL TetraZL 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    Be Thankful They Blessed Your Life
    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA 51-55, F 1 Response Aug 31

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    I just threw in this group for people that have done so much with there life, they are burn out or bored with it. My goal is to use this experience we have to help others.
    starfoxACEFOX starfoxACEFOX 26-30, M Sep 2

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    I have saved many lives. They were all kids lives though like under 18. I have also talked many people out of self harm as we'll. I am suicidal and I wish to self harm as we'll but...
    gamerslippy99991 gamerslippy99991 16-17, M 3 Responses Sep 4

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    I really don't asides my older sister she's my best friend really she's actually my only friend I wanna know what's so repellent of me in real life 0.0 like do I come of as a...
    BabyDuchanne BabyDuchanne 16-17, F Sep 6

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    Right though I mean just for this teen part of my life I don't regret how I spend my sad little days -,-
    BabyDuchanne BabyDuchanne 16-17, F Sep 6

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    It was a hard thing to do and a long story but isnt a good feeling to save others life?
    Nano567 Nano567 16-17, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    honest to god my life is the most saddistic **** i have ever witnessed.
    unlovednbroken unlovednbroken 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I am a girl and it is a pain in the butt we have so many responsibilities bras and period etc. And if we don't look pretty we get judged for also mood swings 1 sec I will be happy...
    ChloeMcLeod ChloeMcLeod 13-15, F 5 Responses Sep 5

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    help me to keep my heart strong and true in the ideals of my Soul purpose. Let my mind keep its focus on my highest intentions and release easily the thoughts that hold me back. As...
    Bythelight0fthemoon Bythelight0fthemoon 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 4

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    I am so thankful for so many things! Tonight I am especially thankful for my friend Dave. You rock, Dave! I love you! Thanks for bein' my pal! Hope to see you soon!
    saundra04 saundra04 26-30, F Sep 11

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    It sucks that someone thinks that about me, but it doesn't change the truth of who I really am. And it sucks that I lost that friendship, but there are others who think the world...
    saundra04 saundra04 26-30, F Sep 13

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    This IS A TRUE STORY! When I was 4 I got the worst birthday suprise ever. My party was ending and there was a knock at the door. My older brother was not home so my mom answer the...
    DanielWilson2000 DanielWilson2000 13-15 2 Responses Sep 1

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    I love this app. I love how I am not judged. I love how I can share my experiences and feelings, it really lightens me. I feel so good after posting my experiences. There are...
    prettyloner prettyloner 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 2

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    My friend was walking on thin ice on a pond and fell through and couldn't swim and went under till I cleared a path through inch thick ice to pull him up
    stevencollett stevencollett 13-15, M Sep 4

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    I can dream about the future, ghost and other weird things. Does anyone else has the same experience?
    TheNigthWillArise TheNigthWillArise 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 10

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    ...and that makes me who I am <3 Proud of it.
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 10

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    Is it truly saving if the person did not want to be saved?
    dragonrider11 dragonrider11 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 19

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    My grandmother. She was choking on her Magnesium tablet and I had to do the Heimlich maneuver. It was scary, but she survived.
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 22

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    Life is tough, but with participation & having a positive outlook makes the journey less bumpy and worthwhile.
    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA 51-55, F 1 Response Sep 17

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    "THE MUD HOLE - The Story of a Premonition" Thursday evening to Friday morning, 1st November 2013 (after Halloween) I woke up, after a disturbing dream. In my dream, there was...
    TNTandCHOCOLATE TNTandCHOCOLATE 31-35 Sep 20

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    I find it amusing hearing everyone ***** and complain about life on here, I sympathize with them, but I also want to tell them to suck it up and quit their wining. I want to post a...
    colorstone colorstone 31-35, M 2 Responses Sep 7

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    It's 1am so days three and four are being combined I have food and a roof over my head. I am (relatively) safe. I have my health. I'm a successful athlete. I have a whole life...
    Based4ever Based4ever 13-15, M Aug 30

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    Thinking about life itself as i use to do i realized a magnificent interior revelation. I will try to explain in writing form this feeling that i had. All of us came to existance...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M Sep 4

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    Thinking about life itself as i use to do i realized a magnificent interior revelation. I will try to explain in writing form this feeling that i had. All of us came to existance...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M Sep 4

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    Hello. My name is Emily and I am 12 I have an older brother, Nicki who is 14 and my oldest brother, Tyler who is 19. Tyler was diagnosed with aspergers when he was about 2-3 years...
    Emilymiljkovic Emilymiljkovic 18-21 5 days ago

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    I wish my life could have turned out differently. I am a married woman, but have been very happy for the last 24 year now. I guess it was ever since we had to sell our new...
    Sara600 Sara600 56-60, F 1 Response Aug 30

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    I appreciate all the things big or small in my life happy or stressful days, I do appreciate them because I'm still here.. You can be way less fortunate then you are now so be...
    siciliana91 siciliana91 22-25, F Aug 30

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