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I Want to Have a Happy Life

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 227 People

    Reminder

    There are days when I Wake up Happy There are days When I wake up Sad Before it gets too much to handle I jst have to remind myself Thats its just one of those days.
    pisces1987 pisces1987 26-30, F Aug 29, 2009

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    30 Something? Meet Depression!

    May 2nd, 2007 30 something? Meet Depression! I don't know if "Depression" likes people in their 30's, but I have never met so many people who are depressed until now....cause I'm 33 and my friends are mostly 30 and up. I used to be depressed at 24 caused I graduated...
    nourradiance nourradiance 36-40, F Aug 15, 2007

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    3 Steps To Happy Life

    1. Do not stress yourself with useless people who do not even deserve to be an issue in your life 2. Never invest too much emotion at one thing because if you do, you will end up hurting yourself. and lastly 3. Learn to live life without worries. SMILE :) :)
    clairezky clairezky 18-21, F May 15, 2013

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    Always thought the choice between being happy

    for yourself and giving up the things we want to make others happy was such a fine line. I wanted to have a great life just being happy doing what I love to do but other see that as being selfish. I just want the best for my family and also my future family, but I don't want to...
    enoch1005 enoch1005 26-30, M Sep 3, 2014

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    I Want My Money Back!

    i want my money back! after all the crap i have been through i better end up happy, or some ones gettin their *** kicked!!
    LoveISHateHateISLove LoveISHateHateISLove 13-15, F Mar 8, 2011

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    DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 20, 2012

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    Don't we all? After all the drama of recent

    years, all I want is happiness... Karen x
    KarenDurose KarenDurose 41-45, F 4 Responses Jun 22, 2014

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    I honestly cant stand the way people look at me,

    they look at me and see a ****, I don't see why, ive never slept with anyone, im still young. I have large boobs and a big butt, but that does not mean I fool around with every girl I see. If I did do that why would I be sad sometimes? I smile a fake smile all the time trying...
    Yumi679 Yumi679 13-15, F Mar 16

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    To Be Happy Is...

          To be happy is to be happy with being sad, part of the time.  People has developed all the wrong ideas about happiness, sadness and depression.  It is impossible to be happy all the time.     If we can accept that life has its...
    nourradiance nourradiance 36-40, F 3 Responses Mar 12, 2009

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    Get Out of Discontent

    A friend of mine asked me two days ago. "Are you content with your life right now?" I told her, I've never been more content. The truth is I am content with the big picture of life. The checks and balances make life worth living. But that is not to say, that I don't have...
    nourradiance nourradiance 36-40, F Feb 28, 2008

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    True Happiness

    My definition of happiness definitely does not fit the point of view that society wants me to accept. I don't care about having lots of money, a nice house with a white picket fence, 2.5 kids, a nice car or cool things. I don't need to have a high paying job and social status or...
    contacthigh contacthigh 26-30, M May 9, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    I just want to run away from life. I have realized that I want so much but I'm not fighting for it or doing something about it, I know I should. I'm just 16 and i want to live life...
    Jjta Jjta 16-17, F Apr 3

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    I want to live life more mindfully, be more present in the here & now. I think I get carried away sometimes & spend too much time in my head.
    saundra04 saundra04 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    Well, I've never posted anything before, but there's no time to start like the present. I just wanted to post about what I'm labeling, "Quarter Life Crisis". I'm 23 and have yet to...
    oibrulee oibrulee 22-25, M 5 Responses Apr 6

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    Is it selfish of me...to want too much? Shouldn't I just be thankful for everything I've got? I am so blessed after all. Why do I feel the need to ask for even more? Those are all...
    shannonymous shannonymous 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    If life is truly given to us just once and after that there's nothing only black emptiness in which our whole essence disappear.... Then shouldn't we use this gift of life wisely...
    Gelezinis Gelezinis 70+ 5 Responses Apr 17

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    Well it sounds great, but it's just getting there. I'm making baby steps. started swimming and walking. I told my spouse I was a fat ball. He said I was his butterball, sweet. I...
    jmjkpl jmjkpl 56-60, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    I want the most out of life. I want to keep my husband, cuz I think he's pretty great. He's a good forever guy. But I'd also love to be in love again. And I'd love to have a...
    saundra04 saundra04 26-30, F 6 Responses Apr 10

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    Im tired of my life. I'm tired of my every day routine. I'm tired of the way I've been acting. I need a change. A big change. I need to flip this life upside down, turn it around...
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94 18-21, F 11 Responses Apr 18

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    I feel like my life has no purpose and is very insignificant. I'm doing nothing with myself. I work just to come home and pay bills.
    heatherrrbee heatherrrbee 22-25, F 13 Responses Apr 3

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    I'm ready to go. See the world. Help people. Experience life.
    Jakewilli Jakewilli 18-21, M 4 Responses Apr 4

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    Life is not alws smooth and soft.....,There may b Narrow ways...... Up and downs unsure emoticon Darkness and Shadows.... Overcome everything with wisdom and patience..
    akhlasahmed akhlasahmed 16-17, M 3 Responses Apr 6

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    There are people who is striving so hard to be alive despite that they are sick, they are abducted by criminals, theyre place is in war and etc. these people strive and choose to...
    Aaaashton Aaaashton 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 19

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    Life is very simple don't make it complicate.
    metoofrendly metoofrendly 41-45, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I see life as a buffet and I just want to sample a little bit of everything that is offered to me after all, you never know until you try!
    Taumilynn Taumilynn 36-40 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Surviving is winning, everything else is bullshit! Fairytale spun by people afraid to look life in the eye! Whatever it takes, kid! Survive!
    1776patriot 1776patriot 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    You never know when you will run out of time or what the future holds so you just got to live life to the fullest and make every moment a pleasure. I'm in track and I and hoping to...
    ardie619 ardie619 13-15, M 5 days ago

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    http://www.mindbodygreen.com/0-18429/20-truths-about-life-you-didnt-learn-in-school.html
    metoofrendly metoofrendly 41-45, F 4 days ago

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    Just thinking & reflecting . . . I really want the most fulfilling life possible. I think in order to do that, one must become really good at figuring out how to keep everything in...
    saundra04 saundra04 26-30, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I feel like I'm at a crossroads. Nothing significant has changed, but that may be the reason for my discontent. I want things to change. I want to look forward to something, lie...
    Fallflower Fallflower 36-40, F 13 Responses Apr 17

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    Beauty, facial feautres and other NONSENSE! LOOKS RUINED ME BIG FREAKING TIME! I LOST MY IDENTITY THANKS TO LOOKS! I BLAME THE LAPTOP(THE DEVIL) I WANT MY OLD SELF BACK! I HATEE...
    Abdulaziz94 Abdulaziz94 18-21, M Apr 19

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    I just want to buy a plane ticket to Paris and forget about work.
    newbienurse newbienurse 26-30 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    Never say anything suit yourself that you do not want to come true -Brian Tracy
    bluemoon2121 bluemoon2121 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    I am blessed I have 5 beautiful kids a loving devoted partner, but I want more I want to get out there and see the world and find myself again, I want to do something else I love.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I DONT WANT TO WASTE ANYMORE TIME ON ANYMORE DRAMA!!
    misslopez13 misslopez13 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    Some things are not chosen some are thrown at us, some are meant to be and others wont last. Our stories are constantly being written until the day we are dead, and when we do...
    RestlessFlame RestlessFlame 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Have you ever thought " what if I wasn't born? If I wasn't conceived, or maybe if I was aborted? What would my soul have been? A dog? A tree? A bird? What would I be if I wasn't...
    Ponderingsoul Ponderingsoul 18-21, M 4 Responses Apr 3

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    I rarely go.out. I lie in bed a lot. I have a few friends. I'm inpatient and anxious. I just want it back.
    Ang012685 Ang012685 26-30, F Apr 7

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    EP is merely a distraction to a busy life and an outlet where I can be negative without people assuming Im going to kill myself.
    Socalsunset Socalsunset 22-25, F Apr 8

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    Living to the fullest... This most mean different things to different people. I know my b/f really enjoys the adrenaline stuff and bless him for it. That is nowhere near anything I...
    BethKristin BethKristin 36-40, F Apr 8

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    I live on a 22 acre smallholding in very rural west Wales, UK. Many would envy me - but the truth is, it's not all it's cracked up to be. There are always animals to be fed...
    bach62 bach62 51-55, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Glad you joined the family sillychey97 Welcome to Hell 😈 ....We have cookies
    Living2Heights Living2Heights 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 11

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