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I Want to Believe

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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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    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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    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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 7 Responses Apr 10, 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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    The love of mankind is progressing towards the

    ethereal Divine. Crime rate is at an all time low. Love is abundant and overflowing!! I want to believe.
    PrettyOldSoul PrettyOldSoul 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 4

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    But I also believe this friendship mostly has an expiration date. There will always come a moment when you'll grow apart. This can be because mutual interests disapear, or one of...
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    I don't think I ever have.. My father was (still is) very religious man and he would take me and my brother to church every Sunday. We would pray, attend to church activities and...
    SuicidalSam SuicidalSam 22-25, M 2 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    I don't believe in God. When I say it out loud, it's hard for me to understand why. I've always believed in God as a kid. I was raised that God heals all and we must pray everyday...
    Shygal3029876 Shygal3029876 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    1) Name: Alice 2) Male/Female: Female 3) Were you named after anyone? Nope, not that I know of. 4) Does your name mean anything? I think it means "noble" and is of German...
    stuckinthislabyrinth stuckinthislabyrinth 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    Philosophy of mine. Ha ha. Well it is put in a fairly simple way and repeat myself a little. Also it is not necessarily a view everybody will appreciate. But nor should it be. It...
    m1ckm m1ckm 41-45, M 3 days ago

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    Not every woman's purpose, but definitely mine!! I have always wanted to be a mother of many children, but over the past couple years that want has changed into something much...
    DaddysPlusSizedPrincess DaddysPlusSizedPrincess 22-25, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    Love is just a word until someone gives it a meaning. You can tell me that you love me all you want, I'm not going to believe you until your actions match the words you speak. I'm...
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94 18-21, F 10 Responses 5 days ago

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    What is more attractive than recognising the being in front of you as the same as you? What is better than finding a person who understands your suffering and shares your...
    Ad8m Ad8m 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    I am currently in LDR-met online going on to 2 years now.Ive fallen deeply inlove with him and he is my first love.We've never met before.I am a christian and i hold strong on to...
    Carlinah90 Carlinah90 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Hey love..., Your life is going to be a roller coaster but you're a strong girl, just keep holding on. I want you to know that everyone is beautiful in their own way and that if...
    TheMorticiansDaughter TheMorticiansDaughter 13-15, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    you know i really do not know how to look at this Gay Marriage and Transgender stuff, I was talking to my room mate about this myself & my room mate are not gay but i told him my...
    Jerseygal72 Jerseygal72 41-45, F a week ago

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    I think that to feel completely certain about anything is arrogant, that we only understand a fraction of a fraction of a fraction of the Universe and how it works. A few centuries...
    RazzlethemDazzlethem RazzlethemDazzlethem 26-30, T 1 Response a week ago

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    I wanted to understand why you have been so blue, I started by telling you that I have been too. We both struggle with demons inside our minds, Our fear make us want to pull down...
    Seekingmeaning Seekingmeaning 41-45, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I don't know what to do with all my passion. Drove past an old familiar stomping ground, and can't find words describing feelings in me going on. My soul opens up, and that huge...
    jaymepopejoy jaymepopejoy 56-60, F Jul 19

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    I can't stand them! Them, the others! They hate us! They just want to kill us all, they are nothing but evil!!! Our brave, honorable soldiers, they attack them only because they...
    Levat Levat 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 19

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    To be honest I thought this had a lot of sense put into it. I also believe that people are indeed becoming sheepish. Once I asked around my peers the question " what do you want to...
    Jowvon16 Jowvon16 16-17, M 2 Responses Jul 18

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    Or is it because I haven't been in-love? Ppl come into your life, you lust, you love, you break up, you hurt, you then move on. Weeks, months or years later they may pop back in...
    Trainedheart Trainedheart 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    I'm in a writing group, and we were given the prompt to write something about the chance we never took. I struggled with the prompt because taking a chance is not something I've...
    livelaughlovedream3 livelaughlovedream3 41-45, F 4 Responses Jul 15

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    1: My name is Emily. 2: I'm 15. 3: My middle name is Rose. 4: I have a twin sister who is 2 minutes older than me 5: We are fraternal though. 6: I am very indecisive 7: My...
    Emsickles Emsickles 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    i believe there are millions out there that can, they just don't believe in themselves that they can..so here's to all who think they want to, not to sure if it's possible, to...
    raggedeagle raggedeagle 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    I believe in God. And consider myself a spiritual person. For the longest, I questioned Christianity. I have seen so much bible bashing, judgment, playing God. I can't be a part of...
    CreoleItalianwoman CreoleItalianwoman 31-35, F 5 Responses Jul 12

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    Do you believe in love? I do, but I believe it is only destined for some. I come across those who found it and married, I come across those who date a lot, but I also find those...
    InspireMeZilly InspireMeZilly 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    Do you believe in love? I do, but I believe it is only destined for some. I come across those who found it and married, I come across those who date a lot, but I also find those...
    InspireMeZilly InspireMeZilly 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    I had an unfortunate childhood. I think in some cases, my parents did the best they could, but their capabilities were very limited due to their own issues, personally...
    insight00 insight00 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    It is a somber night, a night of rain I am left alone to my memory. I recall a visit of so many years. Recapitulating how love changed my life with vibrant vibes ,how my heart...
    winterfall winterfall 36-40 Jul 12

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    1. Name? emma 2. Sex? female 3. Were you named after anyone? nope, i'm the original 4. Does your name mean anything? apparently it means 'universal' 5. Nick Names: emja, em...
    emjagrace emjagrace 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 11

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