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I Want More Out of Life Than I Have

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    Grateful

    I am not ungrateful for what I have, in fact I am very fortunate for what I have been given and have achieved in life thus far, in fact, I often feel as though I don't deserve what I have.  However, the day we stop wanting more out of life, is the day we stop dreaming, the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 14, 2008

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    Slowdance

      S L O W D A N C E: Have you ever watched kids on a merry-go-round Or listened to the rain slapping on the ground? Ever followed a butterfly's erratic flight Or gazed at the...
    Livinginpeace Livinginpeace 41-45, F Jun 8, 2008

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    Trapped

    I want more out of life simply because I feel that I can something different and do what I want to do. I am so tired of being stuck at home. I know whan I get to be able to control my life that I will do something that no one ever thought that I would do. I don't want to stay in...
    meggieverde meggieverde 16-17 5 Responses Oct 5, 2008

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    Mel

    I went travelling following a very low point in my life and it changed me as a person. I always knew I was different and wanted more. I can't cope with the everyday routine of life. I mix with people day in day out who are so settled, but I am constantly searching for happiness...
    Mellypops Mellypops 26-30 2 Responses Sep 12, 2012

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    My Positive Thinking Is Lagging Today

    I'm having to work to get up and get going in the mornings. I'm having trouble getting my chores done during the day.  I feel lethargic making myself move to do only what has to be done.  I have one heavy issue I'm dealing with but others in my family have heavier issues they...
    rubyetuesday rubyetuesday 56-60, F 2 Responses Jul 19, 2012

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    Life is so stressful, and I'm tired. I wish I could just completely relax.
    will1982 will1982 13-15, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    riddle me this,what outside  of the thought process is concern worthy?
    miimii0069 miimii0069 26-30, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    So there's this guy at my job and every time he sees me he always wants me to tell him something about my life cause according to him my life is "exciting" but then when I tell him...
    ImTheQueenFYM ImTheQueenFYM 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    My whole life I've been bullied. Since primary school I've been called every name under the sun, and expected to keep quiet. Now everybody thinks they can push me about and that I...
    Lau3690 Lau3690 13-15, F 23 Responses 4 days ago

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    urmm i think ive recite 'live life to fullest...' to myself, in my head all my life. At the downsides times, i remember the song "What's Up" By 4 Non Blondes. And so....when its...
    sommersjo sommersjo 36-40, F 4 days ago

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    I am a girl but I would venture to say that I definitely have more friends who are boys than friends who are girls. A lot of the girls I know are stuck up and judgmental and think...
    ericawalker ericawalker 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    I want to stay positive. We only one life to live. After 10-13 years of being negative, I decided to make a change. I decided to be grateful the little things in my life. I had...
    greenamythese77 greenamythese77 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    Can't really share anything personal on here no more!! What a BS.
    3mjay 3mjay 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    I want more self confidence too I have allowed my husband to Robb me of everything. I need my self-confidence and my voice back.
    unhappywife16 unhappywife16 41-45, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    i really wanna work on the life i wanna live because I'm considering to make a huge runaway and travel the world luxuriously , and Im here to gain friends all over the world good...
    thecampaign965kay thecampaign965kay 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Someday, I just want to be totally comfortable with who i am, inside and out. I am not there yet but i get a little closer everyday. If anyone has any problems of their own and...
    Floppyfish56 Floppyfish56 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 23

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    One of my highest goals in life is to live life to the fullest.
    GlitterFawn18 GlitterFawn18 13-15, F Jul 23

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    I think it's very important to tell people encouraging things. I found out today one of my favorite instructors from college passed. He always encouraged me to push myself and...
    PJBelle PJBelle 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    I read some of the things on here and I sit and think. Wtf am I doing with my life?? I'm missing out in so much. I gotta lot of living to do.
    Imawesomee100 Imawesomee100 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    I honestly don't even know why I am writing this. I've never really used writing as an outlet, but then again I don't think I've ever felt this alone. This was my first summer back...
    eshan20 eshan20 18-21, M Jul 22

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    Just had a baby and that makes me feel like I want even more :)
    loveylaura loveylaura 26-30, F 6 Responses Jul 21

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    I just want to live my life without having to revolve every decision that I make around a job. I want to travel when I feel like it. I want to work whenever and wherever I want to...
    CDoza CDoza 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 21

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    Just started working today and I don't think the other girls like me. I always feel like people are talking about me so then I start looking awkward and that will make them talk...
    catema catema 18-21, F 9 Responses Jul 20

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    The only thing promised in life is death so you minus well live life to its fullest potential
    ProvenBeauty ProvenBeauty 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    I'm 19 years old and have no plans on how I'm going to love my life and make the most out of it. Is it too late?
    Omziraal Omziraal 18-21, M 5 Responses Jul 19

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    l love all outside activities but my wife dose not so its been tuff to find some me time to hike or fish which is something i really enjoyed doing.
    whois12000 whois12000 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 19

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    I've tried meeting people in person and can never seem to talk to people. I try online dating, but all I see are women that I already know won't like me or find me attractive. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Jul 19

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    i wanna go out and explore the nature instead of lying in my bed playing on my phone ==
    samanthasince samanthasince 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    Limitless Love I have always been a girl to always have friends & boyfriends at her side at all times. In reality, I believe the reason for this behaviour was because I loved the...
    Outlawbabes Outlawbabes 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 19

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    I was just told by family members that I should feel guilty for wanting to leave my husband I have been told to work out my problems and not be such a ***** smh This person my...
    Virgo1981 Virgo1981 31-35, F Jul 17

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    I've been getting more confident and I chose a dress to wear for tomorrow. My Ma instantly asked who I was trying to look cute for. I guess she's use to me wearing jeans.
    Brynija Brynija 13-15, F 4 Responses Jul 16

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    I have a fear of blushing. So much so that I blush very easily and it interferes with my life. I am fearful of speaking up at work or in groups because of this. Anyone else in this...
    greeneyedlady263 greeneyedlady263 26-30, F 8 Responses Jul 16

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    I am 12 and so fat that even my sister, who is 3 years older than me, is skinnier. To be honest my whole family is fat but I believe i am the fattest one. At school my friends don...
    mirnoz mirnoz 13-15, F 6 Responses Jul 15

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    My philosophy class can be depressing since it makes life seem pointless and meaningless. We read The Myth of Sisyphus which is about a man named Sisyphus who tricks Pluto into...
    XxLionHeartxX XxLionHeartxX 18-21 5 Responses Jul 15

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    it's frighting to see every piece of yr life falling apart...u cant shout, cant ask for help.... like an anconda, right on yr neck, slowly increasing pressure...strangulating...
    destinyguy destinyguy 26-30, M 2 Responses Jul 15

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    Every day I wake up determined to live. Some days, this looks like a lot of naps and snuggles with my daughter. Some days, like today, we visit the beach and with oxygen in tow we...
    beachesandsunshine121 beachesandsunshine121 26-30, F Jul 15

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    what is it when you care about the happiness of your crush more than the happiness that you deserve
    Makayla246 Makayla246 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    I don't know if it's a fear of rejection or what.. I get in these moods where I can't control my anxiety and I always express these ridiculous feelings and do things that tend to...
    Holdontothefire Holdontothefire 18-21, M 5 Responses Jul 14

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    how do u see life as simple or as complex??
    kalpanapatel kalpanapatel 26-30, F 5 Responses Jul 14

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    I only have 3 girl friends one is my bestfriend and the other 2 I more so consider associates. I just seem to get along better with guys.
    MsLaura2 MsLaura2 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 13