I Want Personal Growth

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 112 People

    Starting With My Attitude

    I once read it's personal growth that keeps you and your partner interesting to each other over time. A worthy goal indeed. It's not that I havn't been facing my demons and growing from them. I have. At one point I remember the feeling that I just dont want to learn anymore...
    EternallyHopeful EternallyHopeful
    31-35, F
    7 Responses Dec 14, 2010

    --Choosing to become a better person,

    or a worse one-- There can be a state of soul against which Love itself is powerless because it has hardened itself against Love... a repudiation which is eternal precisely because it has become, in itself, immovable. There are analogies in human experience: the hate which is...
    SilverSearching SilverSearching
    31-35, M
    Dec 27, 2014

    Everyday We Grow

    It amazes me that many people think that once we're done with formal education, there is no more learning to be done.  People may take time to learn some new task or job-related skill, but few devote themselves to learning how to be a better person, to be more...
    think2much think2much
    46-50, M
    1 Response Mar 23, 2008

    I'm over it... Being lonely

    and waiting to meet someone to hang out with or even date....Idk today I've decided to just say **** it and focus on doing what I want to do which is lose weight and get a job in the hr field. Idk truly I'm done. Nothing happened...I've just naturally come to a breaking point.
    thisislifelady thisislifelady
    26-30, F
    Jun 26, 2015

    Seeds

    I feel that there are buds and seeds that I discover.  I feel that they need nourished and picked out before they die through neglect.  I feel there are many elements to my life which demand growth and exploration, and in same time they need to be nourished. ...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 18, 2008

    None of us are ever ready to see the darker

    parts of ourselves, until we are. There's no shame in that.
    SilverSearching SilverSearching
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jan 25

    Seeking

    I aspire to understand. To apply the simple rules of being to the wonderful gift of life that I have been given. Once achieved, I believe this application will enhance my experience of life. I often think about what happened to the wisdom that holds these simple truths. Why is...
    WholeMan WholeMan
    51-55, M
    Oct 27, 2010

    Stagnation Is Death

    If you are not growing, evolving and developing, what's the point? My greatest challenge with personal growth is I sometimes focus too much on doing things for the "greater good" and lose focus on doing things to help my personal growth and development. I want...
    silvermoon silvermoon
    31-35
    Oct 26, 2007

    Wow!! haven't been on here in like 2

    or 3 years looking at this account like damn I've changed a lot physically mental **** just looking through all my old messages and wow!! they're ******* cringe worthy 😂😂
    Brent896 Brent896
    18-21
    Apr 14

    Remember, no amount of guilt can solve the past

    and no amount of anxiety can change the future.
    DrugStorePoet DrugStorePoet
    22-25, M
    Mar 12, 2014

    Not Being Good Enough...yet

    To be smarter, funnier, happier, sexier, more charming, more charismatic, more social and so on are few personality traits I believe a have to improve in order to fill my life with more and meaningful relationships, both friendship and romantic ones. And maybe that kind of...
    GabrielEU GabrielEU
    26-30
    Nov 23, 2012

    When you experience asituation in your life

    and it make you re-think who you are in a bad, but now turning in to a good thing but suffering from self doubt it ways and discouragement.
    ticasuk12 ticasuk12
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 17

    I inherently want to become greater person.

    Deep within me I am called to make my way through struggles and emerge victorious. Oh yea, I seriously have a "VICTORY" stance.....
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 10, 2015

    Growing as a person means improving yourself

    while also accepting your flaws and weaknesses. It's a paradox that's almost impossible to achieve when growth is motivated by guilt, but easy enough if it's motivated by love.
    SilverSearching SilverSearching
    31-35, M
    May 18, 2014

    I Thrive On It

    Personal Growth is so awesome !!!!  I love to  work on self improvement It fuels me !!!! i tend to push myself to hard though which in itself is damaging , but as long as its done in moderation and you dont beat yourself up over it its cool !!
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    1 Response May 4, 2007

    growth takes time. even

    if you want to improve yourself ,it won't happen overnight but it will happens if you keep improving and working . bless
    Jippyjane Jippyjane
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 16, 2015
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