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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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    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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    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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    This is how I'm feeling today and hopefully it can be ongoing. Things need to change that's for sure. I am not going to be "that girl" anymore. Don't ask me for pictures, don't ask...
    Littlemissshy7 Littlemissshy7 41-45, F 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    Yes, the sociopathic narcissist is passive aggressive too. I read a book about toxic personalities and the book concluded that the passive aggressive is the most toxic to live with...
    sartur sartur 36-40, F 7 Responses Feb 8

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    I am never a passive person, like ever! I always have something to say, I will always voice out my opinions, I always need to have a role in whatever I am involved in and not any...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 12

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    hello everyone It took me some time to understand my husband's behaviour because over the years he has successfully made me feel crazy. He seemed to be a charming, quiet...
    froggy7827 froggy7827 56-60, F 6 days ago

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    Its amazing how long I have gone through life with just an abstract notion of what my core values are. I was under the mistaken impression that "core values" necessarily meant...
    TicklElder TicklElder 41-45, M 6 days ago

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    I dont know whether my post I am going to put here is appropriate or not but for today alone I have seen more than 2 people say this that they are not valued for who they are...
    FightingTillTheEnd FightingTillTheEnd 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 12

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    I respect other different beliefs, opinions, values, goals, etc. I think EVERYONE should also respect other peoples beliefs, opinions, values, goals, etc. Everyone on Earth is...
    RyRyOfAwesomeness RyRyOfAwesomeness 16-17, M Feb 7

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    Everytime its someones birthday i buy the cards and presents. I write all the cards out myself even trying to write in different styles, If i don't no one in our family would...
    scoobie2412 scoobie2412 41-45 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Why? Why did he do that? We've been friends for almost 2 years and he never flirted with me, but out the blue, he finally did and now things are weird. He can't take back what he...
    OneRose OneRose 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 6

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    I take the time to learn about and respect your beliefs so why can't you do the same for me? I find it really horrible when people take a bash at Muslim beliefs cause most of these...
    KilljoyKitty KilljoyKitty 18-21 11 Responses Feb 7

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    I value privacy and living at my in laws is driving me insane!!! They have no idea of privacy and no expectation either. My belongings have all been searched through and they...
    beemer78 beemer78 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 10

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    Happy Valentine to All EP Users Valentine's Day is not just for lovers . It's also for our everyday friends who are dear to us. I value my friends . They're a part of my life .
    1littleangel 1littleangel 61-65, F 3 Responses Feb 14

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    Friendship is a very important part in our lifes. For example Valentine's Day is not just for lovers . It's also for our everyday friends who are dear to us. I value my friends...
    betzebub30 betzebub30 41-45, M Feb 24

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    I was at a school that was based on the English system of discipline - and I am grateful that I did attend that school. I also think that family values were instilled n you both...
    Brian1953 Brian1953 61-65, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I have read this one time, and I have never forgotten it. It is not of my own. It does make a statement that can make a difference. Strength is not just like a strong large tree...
    Alicehath Alicehath 56-60, F Feb 8

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    Often we can't see how beautiful we are from inside. This is what I have experience so far here on the EP talking to complete stranger with out knowing how they look. The happen...
    Rightherenow Rightherenow 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 8

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    Being honey here- I literally don't know where I would be if I never said that quiet payer in my bed 10 years ago, probobly in the ground. God gave me hope and faith, he's there...
    writingforlife6 writingforlife6 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    i find myself in nirvana while in deep thought only to awake to disappointment
    Rain0069 Rain0069 26-30, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    EP is for the time when I am alone.I complete two years here .I joined in March 2013.I have met some nice people here and some not so nice.It has been a nice experience mostly.
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 11 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I am sociable but I enjoy my alone time, peace and the still. I don't like chatter and noise all the time. and I can sort my head out.
    mysmugcat mysmugcat 41-45, F 1 Response 31 mins ago

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    I do not like direct conflict (That doesn't mean I won't engage) it just means I'll do my best to avoid. I can bite my tongue and tolerate stupidity for miles, as long as there is...
    TinkerTheTock TinkerTheTock 22-25, F Feb 16

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    So I saw this girl who used to bully me when I was younger working as a cashier at the nearest grocery store. I intentionally went up to her counter to see if she remembered me and...
    Shelbaayyy Shelbaayyy 18-21, F Feb 6

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    'World's humblest president' stops to pick up hitchhikerIt’s not often that a world leader stops to give you a lift.But a hitchhiker in Uruguay found himself in a car with...
    IamnotCharlieSheen IamnotCharlieSheen 41-45, M 2 Responses Feb 7

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    We took our drinks to a quieter part of the bar and he gave me a brief glance, followed by a long passionate hug and kiss...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F Feb 7

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    I just want to say, all of you who have ever thought about suicide but changed your mind, major props to you. This life is one worth living, and we can make it through together...
    metallic28 metallic28 16-17, M 1 Response Feb 7

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    This is one of the group of my friends. We four are really close to each other and like a sisters. We did many crazy and fun things together. We are like partner in crimes. We...
    RedThatDescribesMe RedThatDescribesMe 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 8

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    Silence speaks louder than thousands words. When you sit with your loved one and he is not saying anything. Just look at you and trace every inch of yourself with his eyes. When...
    rockettothemoon08 rockettothemoon08 18-21, F Feb 9

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    Especially on EP! I love to share our personal opinions and experience on EP, but we want to be anonymous. We are an Asian male and White female couple. People can remember us...
    AMWF1 AMWF1 36-40 1 Response Feb 9

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    Good looks, youthfulness, wealth, education, name, fame, status, prestige, recognition because of acknowledged talents, friends and family, it can all blind oneself with arrogance...
    harmony226 harmony226 26-30, M Feb 9

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    "Work hard to bridge the gaps in geography and lifestyle, because the older you get , the more you need the people who knew you when you were young." Although I agree with most of...
    misyblue misyblue 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 10

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    Consideration You are a very thoughtful person, and you consider all your options carefully before acting. You do your best to minimize harm in this world with the things that...
    soulrunher soulrunher 41-45, F 3 Responses Feb 10

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    You are a very thoughtful person, and you consider all your options carefully before acting. You do your best to minimize harm in this world with the things that you do, and this...
    distancerunner distancerunner 70+, M 1 Response Feb 10

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    Why does it feel like my life is on repeat and their is always a problem on that same exact day there was a problem last week? I'm feeling USELESS. Everything I do is WRONG. when...
    tirwin6471 tirwin6471 16-17, F Feb 10

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    I keep so much to myself, sometimes it makes me feel separated from everyone
    Cherrylocks Cherrylocks 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 10

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    Every thing I make/do has to be to the best of my abilities. Whether I'm making a part on a milling machine, or raking bunkers at my job. Even if it's something I don't like doing...
    p0tat07 p0tat07 16-17, M Feb 10

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    Would you openly post your name and location on EP or publicly? It make me feel ill that people put themselves at risk like that ! :/ I watched a friend get ripped apart by...
    sunshinegirl76 sunshinegirl76 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 10

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    I live with a girl who has decided she is going to leave me when one of us finds another place to move. so we are like exes now but only halfway. I go out of my way not to talk to...
    MycelialAjna MycelialAjna 22-25, M 2 Responses Feb 11

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    This lady, despite her old age is braver and wiser then a thousand men!! I love her speech and I hate the people whom she's talking to...ISIS!! http://youtu.be/_fNbVJdheg4
    IloveAllah90 IloveAllah90 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 13

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    The below sayings is old but applies till date and if followed by all then no problems at all. Watch your thoughts; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions...
    FightingTillTheEnd FightingTillTheEnd 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 15