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I Value Passive Strength

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    And The Meek Shall Inherit The Earth...

    Meekness is defined as:  mild, resigned, long-suffering, submissive and gentle.  It is synonymous with forbearing, yielding, soft, unassuming, and calm.  Our country values strength.  Physical strength is coveted and prized.  Yet, there is...
    Skiilah Skiilah 51-55, F 1 Response Nov 9, 2009

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    Sixty One.

    T  he great nation is the one below all others, which pools the world's influences in union, As a Feminine partner The feminine partner always overcomes the masculine, not by standing up, but by lying down Thus a great nation places itself below a small nation And even a...
    Honir Honir 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 28, 2009

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    Self-assured

    I am not especially impressed by physical prowess nor a loud, arrogant attitude.  There are folks who seem to think that if they shout loud enough that they will get what they want.  Or if they are physically threatening that this will somehow prevail in a situation. Well of...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss 51-55, F Feb 6, 2011

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    I value proper grammar and give am respect for those who chose to do it consistently. I admit that I am quite the slacker sometimes. Sometimes, I do not care what my grammar...
    jaylow13 jaylow13 36-40, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I have been around passive aggressive people long enough to recognize the signs when I see them. That being said, it is extra offensive and disappointing to me when I recognize...
    Aimee17 Aimee17 36-40, F 19 hrs ago

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    Being a strong individual takes a lot of hard work. And what I've learnt is that in order to become strong you must face your weaknesses and be able to accept them for what they...
    nadsxo2 nadsxo2 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    It’s very difficult to tell, whether you’ve made an enemy out of a passive aggressive person. They will probably deflect any attempt from you to read their emotional state. It...
    TheGreatLeveler TheGreatLeveler 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    Passive-aggressive behavior is the indirect expression of hostility, such as through procrastination, sarcasm, stubbornness, sullenness, or deliberate or repeated failure to...
    PandorasDream PandorasDream 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 11

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    Quoted from http://divorcesupport.about.com/od/isdivorcethesolution/a/passiveaggressivehusband.htm "The passive aggressive husband won’t return his wife’s anger. He will ,get...
    squirrelbounce squirrelbounce 36-40, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Has anyone ever dealt with a revenge seeking passive aggressive co worker? If so how did you handle it? Thanks
    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    Passive aggressive people are constantly thinking of making others feel less of them selfs its like mostly every1 can be victom the best thing ive done was to just ignore people...
    missyluvsmissy4me missyluvsmissy4me 41-45, F Jul 6

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    This morning he stomped into the bedroom where I for once was sleeping in. I've had a bad cold with a cough for 2 weeks so I'm a bit tired. We had spoken about the family coming...
    squirrelbounce squirrelbounce 36-40, F 2 days ago

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    I've made it through some tough events in my life - standing alone. I had no guidance no patents to tell me your doing great, I'm proud if you. I didn't have friends and grew up...
    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 29

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    When you feel you’ve lost all else, strength is what you find. Every day I seek greater strength within; not to be greater than anyone else, but to defeat my greatest enemy...
    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA 51-55, F Jul 12

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    I do.. I wish you could know. If I take the time out to communicate with you, it means that you hold enough value to me. And I want to do it just because I like you. I don't want...
    FreeFallWall FreeFallWall 22-25, M Jun 25

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    I do.. I wish you could know. If I take the time out to communicate with you, it means that you hold enough value to me. And I want to do it just because I like you. I don't want...
    FreeFallWall FreeFallWall 22-25, M Jun 25

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    Yeah I do value friendships.. But I don't think many of my real life friends see friendships the way I do. I'm the type of friend that's always there for you no matter what, I'm...
    LittleKandi LittleKandi 16-17, F Jun 27

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    Honesty, loyalty, honor, ard work, discipline, hierarchy, these are for me the milestones of Tradition in opposition of moral relativism and hedonism that rule in our society...
    gio36 gio36 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 10

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    I don't think anyone else values punctuality. I am consistently punctual and left waiting around like an idiot for 10-30 minutes. I find nothing ruder than lateness. If I go to...
    amandapanda88 amandapanda88 26-30, F Jul 12

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    Friendship is an important thing... I got tested with my friend ship with my best friend, cause he told somebody a secret that happend to me in 2013, and I over reacted... After I...
    MagnusOystryk MagnusOystryk 13-15, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I truly believe compassion is the most important quality any person can have. I think it is the key to making lives better and changing the world into a more beautiful place. I...
    SupernovaxGirl SupernovaxGirl 26-30 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I absolutely love old fashioned values. Men dressed just as nicely as women; women were strong but still feminine. When compliments were very flattering "baby, you look gorgeous in...
    Jonesing4nice Jonesing4nice 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    It's not that I want to die (not anymore...not since I started praying and trusting in myself and a higher power), but i just want the pain to stop. I know that one day, things...
    lunabyrd666 lunabyrd666 18-21 Jun 24

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    “Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” ― Lao Tzu
    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA 51-55, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    To forgive and forget is a much nobler deed than but be filled with rage and hatred for the rest of your life. It is not a weakness. To forgive someone is to have the strength to...
    Liv4Life Liv4Life 18-21, F 5 Responses Jun 28

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    What I Believe And Learned About Forgiveness At first the theory, the thoughts, the things I believe. Then one real example from life. --- I believe that there is no fulfilling...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 46-50, M Jul 3

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    Until you heal the wounds of your past, you are going to bleed. You can bandage the bleeding with food, with alcohol, with drugs and work but eventually, it will all ooze through...
    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    I think my strengths are Im creative fun smart loyal honest and real focus a really good listener a good cook a good writer/artist now I think my weakness is sometimes I second...
    Jasminehi Jasminehi 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    My strength and courage keeps me going. Idc what anyone thinks and I'm free spirited. (:
    jordan43930 jordan43930 13-15, F Jul 13

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    In this world there is so much hate for one another and I believe it has to do with not forgiving. When you think of forgiveness what do you think? just wiping away the past or...
    faithmonyai faithmonyai 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Forgiving isn't a easy thing to do as I'm sure everybody knows! Therefore can't be a weakness because it takes a lot of understanding and willpower to forgive after their...
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    I can't help from correcting people's bad grammar in my mind as I read their stories.
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    If someone could please help me with this issue it would be greatly appreciated. he's a retaliation seeking PA, you know the one who NEVER lets tot forget about anything you've...
    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F Jun 28

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    I couldn't put my finger on it for 6 years or so, I thought I was going crazy. He's PA. FINALLY! an answer. But not for him he doesn't believe it he's in denial. But here's my...
    jjflygirl1 jjflygirl1 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    I couldn't care less if I were dead
    bucketman23 bucketman23 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    So tonight was successful. I met somebody who I think can help with my progress a lot. He is really easy to talk to and we share similar experiences. The whole reason I joined this...
    KylieLaine KylieLaine 18-21, F Jun 23

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    Met probably the coolest person ever. Mrs. SmartyPants, thank you for letting me vent about all sorts of things! I need more people like this that are so understandable and relate...
    Guuuu Guuuu 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 23

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    If you believe in God, who cares? If you believe in nothing, who cares? If you believe we were created from aliens or whatever, who ******* cares? It doesn't affect you. Just be...
    seriouslybrit seriouslybrit 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 23

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    You know, we could sing too much,. We could shout too much, till we got hoarse. And we could sing at the wrong time, or shout at the wrong time. But here's one thing, we're never...
    smilejem smilejem 16-17, F Jun 27

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    I believe in fate. I believe in destiny. I believe that I was ment to meet Jess. All of my life I've felt kinda alone. I have friends but they don't really understand and...
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    "If I love someone I am grateful and her freedom remains intact. It is not given by me. It is her birthright, and my love cannot take it away. How can love take somebody's freedom...
    iJeetu iJeetu 26-30, M Jul 2

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    A true friend is someone who is there for you when he'd rather be anywhere else. A true friend is one soul in two bodies. If you have one true friend you have more than your...
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    If you have a neighbor who is an ******* to you and you cuss him out or get vengeance on him he will only want to further stir up trouble. But if you bake him a cake and leave it...
    danondorf danondorf 16-17, M Jul 3

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    The best feeling in the world is watching a good friend overcome something and know that you're the reason why they're gonna be on this earth longer.
    KylieLaine KylieLaine 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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    Last night I had a sleepover with my friend, she came over to my house and we just watched random movies. At about 12:30a.m I kept dozing off, but my friend was talking to me so I...
    tealstreak2222 tealstreak2222 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    Hi I am here to make friends, that what Friendship is all about so how about it lets be friends :)
    sunnyday55 sunnyday55 46-50, F 2 Responses Jul 5

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    Again and again I observe that people are personally offended by a different opinion. Missionly is one example. This young woman has yet to learn discussing without being...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 46-50, M Jul 8

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