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I Want to Change the World

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    Meme: [noun] An element of a culture or system of behavior passed from one individual to another by imitiation or other non-genetic means. “The individual is handicapped by coming face to face with a conspiracy so monstrous that he cannot believe it exists. J Edgar Hoover...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 13, 2012

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    Project Love And Tolerance Part A

    As I am writing this I am in the midst of overcoming depression. It just so happens that I thought of this plan through the brony community and even if you aren't a brony you should take this plan into consideration. There are five parts to this plan, this is just the...
    dashiewolfie7889 dashiewolfie7889 31-35, F Mar 23, 2013

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    Change Myself

    Half of me wants to knock you out, Half of me wants to tell you that I'm sorry,                                 ...
    anonymx anonymx 46-50 1 Response Feb 23, 2008

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    beautifulc0nfessions beautifulc0nfessions 18-21, F Feb 28

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    This Isn't Enough

    I am not going to shy out of doing this. Articulating what I want to say too people has never been my strong suit, and I am not the type that anyone would quote, but I have so much to share with everyone. I am tired of all of these socially skilled people being looked up to and...
    FreshfacesNewbeginnings FreshfacesNewbeginnings 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 18, 2012

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    Change

    I also want to change the world.  Perhaps swap it for Jupiter - lots more land.  Of course we would have to learn to breathe methane.  And the gravity - man, we would each way a ton.  What would that do to the weight watcher people?  And what about the...
    levin60kitty levin60kitty 61-65 1 Response Nov 5, 2008

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    Hmmm...Change the World....

    I know that saying "I want to change the world" seems like such a big ambition. But of course I don't mean that I want to go out there and be Superwoman! I know there are things that I as one person cannot change. After all a true world change would mean having everyone...
    brwneyedbeauty brwneyedbeauty 18-21, F 1 Response May 31, 2008

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    The Birth Of A New World

    my dream, my goal, my future, i want to change the world. i want a world free of predjiduce, racism, crime, hate, pain, and war. a world were the good kind honest people make it in the world and the bad evil people get nowere. a world were people can live long, happy, comfortable...
    Leon77 Leon77 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 27, 2013

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    My Beliefs, Not My Words

    The following was not written by me, but I stand by the message. The emotional drive to “change the world” is a common stage of early adult development typically beginning around age 16 and lasting until around age 24. Usually, individuals who become aware as to how the...
    findmeholdmeloveme findmeholdmeloveme 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 24, 2012

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    We Can Change The World

    Some people say "I can't change the world it's too big deal" or "I can't do that, It's not my business" The question is "Where you live right now?" We don't have to think hard "Oooh... What can I do to change this world?" or try to join an army team and stay in Gaza or be a...
    ChocolateNz ChocolateNz 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 6, 2013

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    I Don't Know How I Am Supposed To Change The World, But I Feel That I Am Called

    I know it sounds weird, or maybe narcissistic, but I feel that i am supposed to change the world for the better. i believe that I am a natural leader. Right now, I have a job where I work like crazy. I work all the time. Its because I want to be the best and affect the most...
    jense jense 36-40 1 Response Jan 1, 2012

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    I'm Willing

    I'm willing to change the world, but right now I don't feel like doing anything. I just wanna lay in some grass and watch the river flow. That is what bothers me about me. I'm tired of being a 'going nowhere' type of guy. I want a change, but people won't make a change, which...
    Anonamonstrosity Anonamonstrosity 18-21, M Aug 17, 2013

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    it pains me to think people freeze

    and starve on this earth as I sit in my warm home, on my iPhone and be a glutton by eating 4 slices of pizza. I wish I had money to give to these poor people.
    laughoutloudlily laughoutloudlily 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    You Can Make A Difference <3

    Hi my name is , Briana Lee. I’m a sophomore in college I am 19. I am doing a school Project on Anorexia. AND I NEED YOUR HELP. I am creating a Public Heath Message. This Project is supposed to help girls and women just like you see the struggles Anorexic Women go through. I...
    babiibrii babiibrii 18-21, F Nov 4, 2012

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    I want a world where we don't have to be pushed

    into adulthood so young in our lives, and pressured to find jobs we hate just to live in big houses and buy things we don't need. I wish there was a way that everyday was fun for everybody and of course sometimes you gotta do some cleaning and take care of things, but I don't...
    phocas phocas 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 5

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    I want to make the world a place

    where people don't have to worry about being judged or bullied. People these days are separated into cliques based on "labels". We don't have to be like this! We're all people and unique! We can learn to like each other who have different interests! When I told my friend that...
    Lunamoon16 Lunamoon16 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 2

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    What Difference Can You Make In A Few Days?

    For the past five years, I've been planning to do missionary work around the world. I always said to friends and family, if I don't make a solid home for myself by the age of twenty seven, that's what I want to do. With my 27th birthday a month away, I told a friend of mine that...
    ThesmallZ ThesmallZ 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 3, 2013

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    Something I Want to Do

    I don't need to change the world in a huge way, even if I could just do something that would even have the slightest impact I would be happy. Our world right now is in need of a change and I want to be somewhat involved in it.
    BleedingMascara BleedingMascara 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 24, 2008

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    Inspired By The Events Of The Recent Massacre In Newtown Conniticut

    I have been reading so many stories about the victims. Twenty innocent little souls. Lives lost, wasted. The selfless, heroic acts by their teachers as they gave their lives to protect the lives of their students. Not because it was their job, but out of love. I read these...
    NobodySpecial NobodySpecial 41-45, M 2 Responses Dec 17, 2012

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    Been Bugged About A Few Things We've seen

    cruise diasters...bunches of it lately. We've seen that story about that 16-year-old girl sailing around the world by herself and how she was almost stranded when her boat tore up. We've seen scubadivers or other people that have been lost at sea. I REALLY want to change...
    FashionQueen86 FashionQueen86 26-30, F Dec 25, 2013

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    This is my very first ep story,

    so don't crucify me if it's not very good. Here I am, it's half an hour past midnight and I won't be able to fall asleep for another few hours or so. It's quite annoying not being able to sleep. So from now on I'm going to use my time of not being able to sleep by writing. I...
    Ethan57 Ethan57 16-17, M Dec 8, 2013

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    What Do You Want To Change

    People always say if i had _____ I would change the world. But you most likely dont need ______. I get little moments of inspiration, and Ideas I have found a way to create a near perfect Government, I have found a way to get hydroelectric power without damming a river, I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 28, 2012

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    I want to change the world,

    not let the world change me.
    Hope70 Hope70 41-45, F 3 Responses Apr 13

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    Never Feed The Monster

    This food company along with a few others control the entire food supply. Ever wonder why the last few executive rulers of this country have eaten only organic. Even the 'ruler' of britian have their own 'garden' which is conventional only. When said company will not even...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 13, 2012

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    Together We Can

    Actually, I realize that I alone cannot change the world, but wish to do whatever I can to make it a better place for all of us. Most people try to take the weight of the world on their shoulders and quickly become overwhelmed and frustrated. What many people don't realise...
    Tylorian Tylorian 51-55, F 1 Response Feb 24, 2008

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    I Have Answers

    Yeah, I have nice things, a house, food, and an education but my happiness isn't there. I have so many answers to the world's problems but in the US our government is too perverted to do anything. I would give up everything I have to go help those in poverty. Everything, and...
    clyde666 clyde666 16-18, F 4 Responses Sep 3, 2007

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    World Change In Society ?

    Okay ... I'm not going to be all "I wanna change the world because..." I'm going to get to the point. Look at this danm website our world is a mess 11th graders wanna die 12 years olds are getting raped by their own fathers .27 year olds have little to no knowledge and Our 13-15...
    Deadlylovely13 Deadlylovely13 70+ 2 Responses Apr 13, 2013

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    Or At Least, Do The Best I Can.

    Changing the world isn't a one person job but I believe that together, we can. There's so much I want to do... I want to end poverty in third world countries. It's so heartbreaking going to India and watching kids younger than 8 years old begging for money... seeing them...
    in0centbeauty23 in0centbeauty23 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 26, 2010

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    What Do You Think?

    The desire to change the world is in the core of my heart. I don't know if it comes from a selfish desire to be important or an empathetic capacity to understand and want to quell the pain of others but ever since I can remember it is all I have ever wanted to do. After years of...
    BlackMan101 BlackMan101 22-25, M Apr 22, 2012

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    want the world to spread kindness

    and happiness towards each other. I want people to be a blessing to others!
    imadamkadman imadamkadman 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 21

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    One Day At A Time

    I have been a hairstylist for over 20 years. I have recently decided to dedicate my entire life and attention to supporting others in experiencing themselves in their greatness. I discovered really powerful transformational principles and plan on tour all around the world...
    Phoenix333 Phoenix333 31-35, F Apr 6, 2013

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    It Has Too

    http://www.naturalnews.com/Infographic-SOS-Stop-Out-of-Control-Science.html We must each take accountability for our part. Global warming is the least of out worries. Bee collapse. Firefly decimation. Bird decimation, Deformed amphibians are all a result of out selfish self...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 12, 2012

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    Petition Signer

    Something really cool I like to do to change the world a little bit at a time is I sign petitions. Anyone can sign a petition including teenagers (I am one) and it is free. My number one place for signing petitions is change.org
    elmheart elmheart 13-15, F Oct 28, 2012

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    We Can't Be Putting Up With This Anymore, Lads

    The division of humanity, the bullying, troubling, hurting and general annoyance of one human being by another, is generally disgraceful. No one asked to be bullied, or categorised based on their beliefs or experiences or music tastes. I don't know if you have this subculture...
    Crye Crye 16-17 1 Response Nov 21, 2012

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    Hmmm

    I've always wanted to change the world, but my idea of how best to do that has been changing.  I counseled and case-managed children and families for a while, but I got a little burnt out, and then had to move across country for my boyfriend's job.  I always thought the...
    jenesequa jenesequa 26-30 Jul 24, 2008

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    Change Is The Only Constant!

    "The other day, I watched Hotel Rwanda. It showed the reality of war and genocide. Your friends, family and neighbours die all around while the world watches. Everyone else turns on the TV, see all the horrors of war and say, "Oh, that's a shame." and go back to their ordinary...
    mayasharma mayasharma 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 9, 2013

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    Three Things Young People Should Know To Save The World

    Three Things Young People Should Know to Save the Worldby David Swanson http://www.newclearvision.com/2013/06/11/sins-of-omission/#more-2346 Of course, old people should know these things too, and some small percentage does know them, but energy seems better invested in trying to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 16, 2013

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    I Want To Change The World.

    I want to change the world. That's a pretty big statement right? I recently asked a question on EP that didnt really get the response I was hoping for. I asked people to check out Zeitgeist and Jacques Frisco. I think parts of Zeitgeist can offend some people (mainly the part...
    SDuWarriorInf SDuWarriorInf 31-35, M 1 Response May 24, 2013

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    I'm Not Sure How But I'm Going To Change The World

    I want to build schools in Africa I want to teach music to children I want to show teens how to be happy I want to show the homeless how to work I want to change this world, but I suppose I have to start with my own town.
    Huskymutt Huskymutt 22-25, M 3 Responses Sep 21, 2010

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    Global Awareness

    As humans we inhabit the earth. Industrializing building does nothing but destroy perfectly needed land. We ignore places where crops and things could grow as well as digging for oil. Are Americans that lazy? But I want the world to be aware of everyone has problems, but not...
    no1all no1all 22-25 Mar 28, 2012

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    I Want to Help Dyslexic Children

    Just know about "Dyslexia"...! Totally makes me cry! "Dyslexia is a brain-based type of learning disability that specifically impairs a person's ability to read. These individuals typically read at levels significantly lower than expected despite having normal intelligence...
    ChocolateNz ChocolateNz 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 19, 2013

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    Time To Take A Stand!

     The world is tired of all the oppression, and the violations of are civil rights. We have wasted to much time being silent. If you have an opinion now is your time to voice it. The world is ready to hear us speak.  It would seem that they needed to take down a couple...
    nobodyimportant20 nobodyimportant20 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 20, 2012

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    For The Better If Possible

    If not, I'll settle for changing things for the worse. Arise, my robot cow army! Lay waste to those vegetarian fools!
    doctormadmann doctormadmann 26-30 May 2, 2012

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    It's all in the title👆👆👆👆👆 I want change. You say you love me but what is love exactly? If love is being another one of your play toys, I'm not interested anymore. I...
    bulimicbixtch49 bulimicbixtch49 13-15, F Apr 9

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    I cant believe how many disrespectful people there is in this world today and I hate to say it but mostly in the younger generation. Times have changed and i get that but what...
    wickedone72 wickedone72 41-45, F 8 Responses 4 days ago

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    I decided to take some risks & do some things that I haven't done before this year. I want change in my life. I want to be a better person. I want to be successful in life. I want...
    TheQuietOne92 TheQuietOne92 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    I want a world without critics, a world where i can be myself and not be judged. I also want a world where i have my sober father 24/7. A world where the people i care about on...
    PsycoKiller PsycoKiller 16-17, F Apr 12

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    Hello EP Staff & members !We all noticed (not so difficult), that the amount of spam messages increases exponentially on the Q&A board on our favorite site ....I think, You, EP...
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    All I am is a girl I want the world in my hands I hate the beach but I stand in California with my toes in the sand ( The part that I love ) He know what I think about and...
    ziaJamal ziaJamal 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    21 years of marriage, trust violated, I'm done, I've been a good man, husband, father, but when it comes to emotions and the understanding of handling compressed situations . Your...
    DMS777 DMS777 41-45, M 7 hrs ago

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    Yes I do. I really want to learn how to do things to my vehicle. Change tires. Change oil. Brakes. Exhaust. How I love seeing a man doing his own oil change instead of taking it...
    DoubleyouX DoubleyouX 22-25 7 hrs ago

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    So before I wrote about how I was the kind of person who would push people away that I care for. I have learned how to stop doing that, however it did take losing someone I love...
    beachbumgirl1 beachbumgirl1 26-30, F 10 hrs ago

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    We all want to be that girl, to be special, to be loved. We want him to look at us and see his future, see his heart. We want to be worth it, worth any risk and any pain so that...
    heartfire heartfire 31-35, F 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I want to live life to the full, there's a whole world out there and I know I'm not livening it to its full potential, I'm tired of the same people and same things if I was giving...
    johnm1995 johnm1995 18-21, M 7 hrs ago

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