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I Want to Believe

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    If only Belief were a choice.

    I Want to Believe... In Myself. In the Future's potential. In his Love. In something Bigger, some Higher Power. That one day I will find what it is I've lost. That I will be able to hold on to it this time.        
    whimsygirl whimsygirl 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 2, 2007

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    Your Will

    A song by Barren Cross   Lord, I feel so confused, can't decide what to do so I stand here before you. Please, take my hand and show me which way to go I can't see I need your wisdom to guide me I am only a man who seeks to understand what your will is for me...
    Mikahel Mikahel 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 19, 2009

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    I Want To Believe In Me

    My Definition of "Believe" is:  When you think a certain thing will happen or that a particular person/entity is a certain way.   I want to believe I can survive w/o my parent(s) and live on my own, independently and somewhat comfortably.  I want to believe I...
    SignedLove SignedLove 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 7, 2010

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    that everythin will b ok.. that feelings will pass too..that i can do anythin..cry but then get up n b stronger
    amysangels amysangels 22-25, F 8 Responses Apr 10, 2011

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    I want to belive in God:) I want to believe we

    aren't alone:) I want to belive in something because faith is what can keep us going when it becomes too hard to live...but the rational mind keeps killing the spiritual desire for faith...
    AmarieOfTheVanyar AmarieOfTheVanyar 18-21, F Dec 17, 2014

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    Believe That It Is Worth It

    I want to believe that life is worth living.
    Aswathy Aswathy 18-21, F 1 Response May 26, 2010

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    Nonsense

    i want to be believe that i will have my fairytale, and it's a happy ever after   i want to believe in true love.   i want to believe that there's a man who'll care for me and love me
    dazzlingeyes dazzlingeyes 18-21, F 12 Responses Apr 29, 2010

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    In So Many Things

    I want to believe in peace and that someday it will find us all. I want to believe in love and that it is for real. I want to believe in an after life and that we come back more knowledgeable and better than what we have. I want to believe that there is someone out there for...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 6, 2007

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    So I Do

    I believe in believing something, because I think that if I stop believing, things will go terribly awry in my life.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 20, 2011

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    Our Pets Go To Heaven

    I desperately want to believe our pets (along w/ humans) go to Heaven to wait to be joined by us one day. I just lost my cat and to know he's being taken care of & is happy would reassure me. I could stand to be here on earth a while longer if I knew one day I'll get to spend...
    amac123 amac123 31-35, F Apr 5, 2010

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    Am I Where I Am Meant To Be?

    Many years ago, when I was young and impressionable, I used to believe that life has taken me exactly where I was meant to go. Now in my mid 30's I'm beginning to wonder if that is true. My life has stood still this past 5 years. I have tried to make a change countless times...
    ellendea ellendea 31-35, F 3 Responses Oct 12, 2010

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    So Many Things!

     I want to believe that one day I will understand everything.  I want to believe that we are born to be happy and not sad.  I want to believe that I will learn to love: not too heavy, not too light.  I want to believe that life is NOT as pointless as...
    SpitshineCumfy SpitshineCumfy 16-17, F Apr 5, 2010

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    I Want To Believe

    I wanna believe But I'm having a hard time seeing past what I see right now I see right now I wanna be free But when I try to fly I realize I don't know how No one one showed me how Wish I could see That this mess I'm in will really work out for my good You said it would So if...
    ladybug557 ladybug557 18-21, F Mar 20, 2011

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    I Want To Believe

    I believe in aliens... I always look at pictures, videos and proof of aliens. But I am extremely afraid of them. Every time I hear a noise at night I get so scared I nearly fall out of my bed! I hate it! I watched the fourth ind trailer and yes it was disturbing. But I am getting...
    Ivanthehackerful Ivanthehackerful 13-15, M Apr 9, 2011

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    I Want To Believe.....

    .....In myself. .....That I am worth it. .....That life is worth living. .....That I am pretty. .....That people actually like me. .....That I'm skinny .....That my friends and family believe in me. .....That my friends and family love me for who I am. .....That the...
    WhiteSparrow WhiteSparrow 16-17, F Sep 12, 2010

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    1 I like watching movies from the 30s40s50s. 2 I like most music from 1930-1990. 3 I like sports mainly, baseball. 4 I believe in the US Constitution. 5 I value people who can...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I got let go from my job last Thursday. I feel somewhat relieved and very sad because of all the great people I use to work with that brought me so much joy and happiness into my...
    NiteOwlet NiteOwlet 22-25, F 5 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    I believe in a God, but not of the Abrahamic kind. For me, the idea of the all-loving, homophobic Tyrant-in-the-Sky God of Thou Shalt Not, waiting to cast all the unbelievers into...
    AnotherNightOwl AnotherNightOwl 36-40, M 12 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I'm not saying that is all the female of the species is good for. Far from it. But there are some females out there that see past tthe false sense of higher evolution and...
    Estranges Estranges 26-30, M 9 hrs ago

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    I'm so scared, I've always believed in God and havent been the best at praying. Lately though in the past 6 months my girlfriend has got me into God more and I love her. But now...
    KeithK902 KeithK902 18-21, M 3 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    Hi all, I want to share one of my experiences which has made me believe in this quote. On one fine sunny day, I met a guy at my working place. We had a normal healthy conversation...
    LifeIsAJourney25 LifeIsAJourney25 22-25, F 3 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    I believe that threnody a ghost in my room. He had whispered to me that his name is Bargon. I hear my guitar strum by itself, and my piano play a note or two even when it's off...
    jtwoods jtwoods 13-15, M 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    For my dearest darling treasured cherished Someone. Whom i worship with respect adoration admiration kisses gratitude best wishes. Dear Someone . You're the greatest bestest...
    GhulamMustafaJr GhulamMustafaJr 18-21, M 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    1. I am 5'9 2. My name is Estelle 3. I don't like my name 4. I love tall guys 5. I live in New Zealand 6. I have never moved house 7. But have to move out of my house 8. My...
    XXimdeadinsideXX XXimdeadinsideXX 13-15, F 7 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    A US church has cancelled its annual pig wrestling tournament following complaints animals are "punched" and "body-slammed" at the event. St Patrick Catholic Parish, in...
    mickym00 mickym00 61-65, M 3 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    Allaah says (interpretation of the meaning): “O you who believe! If a Faasiq (liar — evil person) comes to you with any news, verify it, lest you should harm people in...
    Shangem Shangem 41-45, F 9 hrs ago

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    I've always believed that most of the stuff you use as an escape comes back to bite you in the arse. Whatever your method of escape; drugs, drink, sex, tv, EP it just takes you...
    Blondiex15 Blondiex15 36-40, F 16 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    Actions speak louder then words, so believe what you see and not what you heard.
    kittykat2526 kittykat2526 18-21, F 10 hrs ago

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    Feel stupid and let down. For about a week I have been getting bad vibes about my boyfriend, but kept thinking no, stop it, he is a good man. Well he has changed towards me...
    suzieb1971 suzieb1971 41-45, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I am the only one in my family on my mom's side, my dad's side and in the medical world who believes Joe truly loves me and didn't just say the words. I am a believer in God and...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    A while ago I was thinking of things that I value/believe in. So..These are some of those things: 1.Peace,I value peace a lot,it's pretty important to me.I try not to start...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    I don't believe in normalization. I don't believe that everyone needs to act a certain way or dress a certain way to be socalled "normal". I believe in equality at the same time I...
    chasetheweirdo8 chasetheweirdo8 13-15, M 10 Responses Apr 3

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    1. Do you know what JROTC means? Well, no but I do know it's military prep for teenagers 2. Do you have Halloween costumes? no 3. What do you think of thunderstorms? I call them...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F Apr 13

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    Something I think about religion. An answer to a question that I wanted to keep. You Quran-thumpers are such a dull lot, losing your ability to use the Shift Key and shouting...
    TheSquirrel TheSquirrel 46-50, M Apr 16

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    IS HEAVEN AND HELL REAL? ARE THEY FOREVER? After thousands of years, the fear of death remains fixed in many people. The book of Job describes death as the “king of terrors...
    ArtLover01 ArtLover01 66-70, F Apr 16

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    If you really think about it, the idea of soulmates is rather insulting, as well as destructive. Sure people talk about it as if it's some grand romantic concept, but seriously...
    Army0917 Army0917 31-35, M Apr 3

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    You say I’m crazy Cause you don’t think I know what you’ve done But when you call me baby I know I’m not the only one I don’t believe in monogamy, in the conventional...
    kinkysexybabe kinkysexybabe 36-40, F 9 Responses Apr 6

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    I have a weird experience. I am not sure if my family and I have been dealing with an evil spirit. I have seen and felt things but mostly when I'm near asleep. I have had sleep...
    angelatone angelatone 22-25, F Apr 15

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    Recently my Christianity has come into question. People have challenged my beliefs to a point where even I found myself questioning that which I perceive as the truth. I’ve come...
    SRayne SRayne 51-55, M 11 Responses Apr 18

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    What Did Jesus Say About Evolution? .Did man evolve? Or is he a created being? This debate has raged for years, and has left many Bible readers confused. Yet God’s Word is clear...
    churinga churinga 70+, M 2 Responses Apr 5

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    0. Because computer programmers do that. 1. I'm a good listener 2. I forgive easily 3. I want to **** with people's minds 4. I speak my mind 5. I love silence 6. I love youth 7. I...
    neekto neekto 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 9

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    Or you might know it as lovers delusion. (When one thinks a celeb or person loves them) I Can’t remember how old I was the first time she brought this up, but it has been over 10...
    lila226 lila226 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 16

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    100.) I woke today very bored. Sitting in my house with nothing to do and found this experience and thought it will kill sometime. 99.) I grew in a small town just outside of...
    tornsin tornsin 31-35, M 2 Responses 1 day ago