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I Value Passive Strength

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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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    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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    Yes, of course I respect different Beliefs & Values. Everyone is different & everyone has her/his own beliefs & values, you may or may not agree with them & that's perfectly...
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    Tapping into one's personal strengths (gifts, talents, skills, wisdoms, practices. ..etc) is much like exercising individual groups of muscles and bearing the prudence to "Use it...
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    If "traditional" values are: Compassion Ethics Generosity Forgiveness Love Charity Courtesy Respect Honor ... then yes, I believe in traditional values.
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    I value my privacy because I work among and with crowds of people. When I come home there are things I do that I want to do in private. I don't need to be among others always.
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    There's a moment in life when everything falls in its right place... everything and everyone just get their proper value and their own place in our lives and minds... Then we...
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    I value the friend who for me finds time on his calendar, but I cherish the friend who for me does not consult his calendar.
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    Oh no. This day is going to be a disaster. He woke up in a foul mood and I diffused it only for him to look out the window a few hours later and see that the dog kicked mulch onto...
    Ladyscorpioz Ladyscorpioz 36-40, F 6 Responses Nov 27

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    I've started treating him like he treats me the last few weeks. It's kinda funny to watch him try to figure out why he's not being pampered anymore. He looks scared. I think he...
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    I suppose I really need to vent, to perhaps hear other stories of how this behaviour is so so damaging, to hear that to accept it is to accept the nothingness you feel you have...
    liloldme77 liloldme77 70+, F Dec 3

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    I woke up this morning, and walked outside to see my mother and older brother working outside. My mother looks over at me, smiles and tells me "Good morning. We've just been...
    LittleClouds LittleClouds 18-21, F Dec 9

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    Been sat here reeling after my last 'contact' with my mother three days ago. We hadn't spoken for two months after our last argument (which resulted in me screaming at her after...
    powderkeg powderkeg 31-35, F Dec 14

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    Married to a PA for 42 years that I still love, but hate the way he treats me and I just can't do it anymore. I am feeling so guilty because I have finally made the decision to...
    Jeannie1952 Jeannie1952 61-65, F 6 days ago

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    As we grow up, we don't lose friends, we just learn who the real ones are.
    RebeccaMontero RebeccaMontero 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 26

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    well even though my mother has decided to take it upon herself to ruin my day but nonetheless I'm going to attempt to think positevly no matter her criticisms about my...
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    The end of the day. Time to relax. The oldest is gone, the youngest, hubby, and dog are in bed. It's hard to spend a whole day with him anymore. His efforts are minimal, sporadic...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 27

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    Until proven right. By those like chris. http://youtu.be/vw5lwK9UAY8
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Nov 28

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    I'm really tickled that I was just told I don't get messages from God. The last person to tell me that was a psychiatrist. :D
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    Friendship is NOT about supporting your friends even when you know they're wrong. Friendship is loving someone enough to tell them to stop being a ******* idiot before they ruin...
    shymic shymic 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 29

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    So, who's up for a new friend?
    h4ll h4ll 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 30

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    Critical thinking is something rarely taught to younger students (grade school). It really is a shame that children are not being taught to think things through. It wouldn't...
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    I think very highly of a loyal individual.
    Bpack Bpack 31-35 Dec 3

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    My life moves at warp speed. I'm convinced I am living 3 lifetimes simultaneously. I am a fireman, a family man, a business owner, an employee, and an investment venture seeker...
    nipplelover43 nipplelover43 36-40, M 2 Responses Dec 3

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    Ep er please bear with me if you open up something very personal to me & my response is quiet so slow even though you're seeing Im active here. Blame my inernet connection cause...
    msgrateful msgrateful 36-40, F Dec 4

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    Yes same opinion here.. I want my privacy. I better alone so I can do what I want to do without other questioning it.
    jjees jjees 26-30, M 3 Responses Dec 6

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    I really do, I'm not just going to tell you everything you ask about me, some I might. But just because you do something doesn't mean I will. By all means go ahead and tell me your...
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