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I Want Happiness

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 633 People

    Is Anyone Really Happy?

    Happy- Delighted, Pleased or glad. Yeah I have been happy. Like when I became an Aunt. Getting to watch both my nephew's grow up. Getting to know my biological family. But the one thing I'm not sure about is will I ever be happy with who I'am as a person. Granted I'am only...
    Mizbest23 Mizbest23 22-25 1 Response Feb 7, 2009

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    FerrarixD FerrarixD 13-15, M Nov 12, 2014

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    What Is Happiness?

    Well, it's been a long time, far too long since I felt true, genuine happiness. What it is like to feel happy? I have no recollection. Yes, my troubles are always there, looming permanently.Sometimes, I take the bull by the horns and challenge it and that's the time when I feel...
    fuglygirlonthebench fuglygirlonthebench 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 2, 2011

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    I Think Death Is The Only Way

    I want real happiness, I want true happiness. I am not happy being a boy. I am not happy being someone who really isn't me.If my wish will really come true, I would be happy, I will find happiness easier. But my life now was a total waste. The happiness I want is too Impossible...
    Mirai13 Mirai13 18-21, T 1 Response Apr 24, 2013

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    I Will Create My Own Happiness

    You can't find happiness, You are the one who creates it. It's about the way we think about our self, its about mindset. The world is your self, the world is your mirror. The way you think about your self will be reflected in this world. Its about energy, you control the things...
    castle12 castle12 16-17, M 2 Responses Mar 30, 2011

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    You are NEVER going to be happy

    if you are always comparing your life to other people's and constantly creating a picture in your head of how things should be as to how they currently are. There's nothing wrong with looking to expand and improve. However, sometimes I think you should take a good look at what...
    AngelofPink AngelofPink 70+, F 4 Responses May 17, 2014

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    Happiness

    Happiness,A crazy thing,Can't bottle it up,All you can do,Be happy.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Feb 8, 2012

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    I Think Everyone Wants Happ...

    I think everyone wants happiness, I just think they all define it differently. My definition of happiness is being content wherever you are. It is a choice, not a feeling.
    Collegemom7898 Collegemom7898 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 26, 2009

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    Everyone Does!

    Without happiness you will never feel complete. Above all what most people want is happiness, not money, big cars or a mansion.   If you were to choose what would you choose? Happiness for me! Thanks!
    Friendlybabe Friendlybabe 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 26, 2009

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    Wtf

    Now I gone and done it, how the heck I get here man..:O
    Randysdot Randysdot 51-55, M Nov 27, 2009

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    We All Want and Need Happin...

    We all want and need happiness in our lives. I can find happiness in the smallest of things, so I count myself lucky.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 27, 2009

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    I Will Enjoy Joy

    Please believe I am very thankful for everthing. No complaints. My husband and I are starting from scratch which I don't have a problem with. I crave joy and happiness. I know that it cannot come from material things. I know that it has to come from my inside. That is hard. I was...
    iamchanging iamchanging 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 7, 2010

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     All I've Ever Wan...

     All I've ever wanted in my life is to someday be happy. 
    Rapture Rapture 18-21, M Jan 26, 2009

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    This is what most of us say everyday.

    We want to be happy. Most of us don't know what it means to be happy. We believe that happy comes in simple forms. Forms like a healthy relationship, millions of dollars, going to a completely different place in the world. We always feel like if we had that one thing we would...
    ran20 ran20 26-30, M Feb 24, 2014

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    Let's Make The World With Full Of Joy

    Money can be an issue for your dream . I wanted to be a dentist and I had to give up because of financial problem. However, now i can achieve my dream!! Because I took this opportunity and i know how it is like to taste your success. I don't think it's fair for people who are...
    yilinxx yilinxx 18-21, F Sep 21, 2013

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    Over the past couple of years I went through

    some major changes in my life and used to feel very unhappy, until I decided that I had to do something. I took the following two steps to finally be happy again. I hope this will help someone struggling with their happiness. Number one is gratitude. The most practical way to...
    mattomnipositive mattomnipositive 26-30 1 Response Jan 24

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    Me Too

    Happiness is a choice... and I believe that, so it is I who can give myself happiness... But help me guyz.. I want to share that happiness too.... Guide me, God too! Because this happiness is for yah!
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 7, 2013

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    Everyone Needs Happiness<3

    Yesterday, I had a bonfire with about 6 to 7 people. I have a pool house in my backyard and we were sitting in it talking to eachother. I put my head on one of my friends shoulders because I was squished in between two people. My other friend was playing around with his hand so I...
    iheartac iheartac 18-21, F May 5, 2012

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    Once, I Was

    I used to be so happy. My husband had always made me happy. But then, he only wanted to destroy and kill. Now, happiness comes in tiny bits and pieces. It's almost like someone has put a ban on it for me. That, for me, it's not allowed. Or that I have to grab some appointment for...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 20, 2011

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    There's something so sweet

    and mindful about ordering a subscription for a magazine you love! First of all, once a month you get a happy surprise in the mail. There's nothing nicer then making my morning tea, sitting down in my chair with a blanket and opening my Discover (or the many others) and reading...
    mybirch12 mybirch12 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 27, 2014

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    Happiness

    They say the more u chase a butterfly the more it will flee from u the same is said of happiness I never could catch it on my soul. Till I stood still and it fell in to the palm of my hand such a surprise void of expectation and with a beauty I never dared dream of before every...
    ViciousIllusion ViciousIllusion 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 26, 2012

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    Rain Shares My Mood Again

    Slept most of today, dreams randomly dealing with the fact that I really thought I was going somewhere with an amazing woman for the past month and she abruptly cuts it off over the phone yesterday. Hearing from my last lover adds to my confusion. I wanted a normal relationship...
    tinymind tinymind 41-45, M Sep 21, 2013

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    I've Always Look For My Happiness...

    Everybody wants to be happy and contented. Happiness is not difficult to attain. However, some people tend to think otherwise. Happiness means different things to different people. So what is happiness and how can we achieve it? People seek happiness in a lot of different ways...
    fears fears 18-21, F Jul 14, 2009

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    My Friend Answered

    My best friend finally answered regarding our complete disconnection from each other. I told her the full depth of my feelings and she recognized them and said we both needed a few months to time to sort things out. I couldn't agree more. I thank this website for helping me...
    tinymind tinymind 41-45, M 2 Responses Jun 11, 2013

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    I Want To Be Happy Too!!!

    All in life that I want is to be happy and to have someone to make happy. Neither have came yet. Soon I hope.
    ThatDammedSinner ThatDammedSinner 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 24, 2013

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    Willing To Try

    To get one must try. I have had some bad years in life but here's to tomorrow.
    Extinguish Extinguish 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 10, 2013

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    Little Things Makes Me Happy

    I like little thing, because it the things that makes me happy, I hate people who take others for granted,people who don't take other people feelings into consideration.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 4, 2009

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    I want happiness...but all I have is.

    .sadness....in my heart...️I don't wanna be crushed anymore.....
    FriendlyDragon FriendlyDragon 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    What Is My Problem?

    I love being on EP. Why? Because I get lonely when I come home. I have a great boyfriend, but he is a loner. I am a sociable person. I like to talk. I enjoy company. We only have a few friends because my man is so picky about who we socialize with. As a result, I get lonely a lot...
    woollyjacket woollyjacket 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 9, 2011

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    "I want Happiness " Remove I cause that's ego

    then remove Want cause that's a desire . Now all it left is Happiness :)
    Johnnystha Johnnystha 26-30, M Jan 24

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    Happily Never After

    I have work so hard to create perfect happy life, that for most is their priority. I tried my hardest just to forget every bad waking moment of my life, every single day. I tried to ignore my own weakness and looking for my best self. But, I apprently always stumble upon my...
    LisaWiserLiser LisaWiserLiser 18-21, F Mar 18, 2009

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    You want to know what happiness is?

    It's waking up in the middle of the night for no reason, shifting under the blankets and feeling the heat of the person next to you. You turn around and see them in their most peaceful, innocent, and vulnerable state. They breathe as though the weight of the world lays on anyone...
    MarissaSimmonds MarissaSimmonds 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 24, 2014

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    Happiness Always

    I'm fed up being and feeling sad.  I want to be happy and all I need is happiness.  Happiness, please come to me, I need you so.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 6 Responses Oct 7, 2010

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    Happiness just can't be compared

    or measured. Happiness is all around. Just go for it.
    85maverick 85maverick 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 17

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    My Small Corner

    Yes, I think I have gained some small corner of happiness in my life. To others, it may not seem like much. Just a few close friendships, hanging out with family, and a cutie boyfriend. :-) I'm not rich... I'm not able to travel to Japan or Ireland, like I want to... I'm...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jan 26, 2009

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    I met the most amazing guy

    and it hard to explain but we have such a deep connection that we can talk about anything Nothing's off limits and he doesn't judge he listens and accepts me for who I am and I accept him it's nice to talk everyday and worry about each others feelings and emotions we help each...
    psychologyLover08 psychologyLover08 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    I feel so alone sometimes I wish I had a girl

    who would love me accept me an let me hold her in my arms
    spyroboy4 spyroboy4 18-21, M Oct 23, 2014

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    I Am Tired Of Not Feeling Good. And Wanted Happiness

    I am so tired of hurting and feeling sad and depressed.I just wanted happiest for once in my life.To laugh and have lots of fun .And see what life will bring to me .So i am not going to look for it.
    ladywolf123 ladywolf123 51-55, F 1 Response Feb 19, 2012

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    i Want Happiness Because Ha...

    i want happiness because happiness makes my mind happy and calm...and it soothes me.
    nicoleuy nicoleuy 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 26, 2009

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    I Want Happiness

    I've always craved happiness, true happiness. I'm not asking for perpetual joy, a day undenying bliss would be just fine. A day in which I can wake up and eat Coco puffs while watching Boomerang. A day in which I can rent movies such as Coraline, Up, The Tigger Movie, Monster...
    jlinahwrites jlinahwrites 16-17 1 Response Oct 7, 2010

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    I wish I could make everyone happy.

    Everyone at work, all the customers, all the bosses, all the hot women, all the cool dudes. And all of the general public. All of my family too. Not that I make anybody angry, but my quiet personality certainly makes me feel like people don't like speaking to me. I do get sad...
    ninerzoon ninerzoon 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 27, 2014

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    After all the emotional **** I've been through and the roller coaster that im heading towards..I just want to feel better and.. Be happy. I want happiness and it's been so long...
    HealingSadness HealingSadness 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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