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I Want to Have a Happy Life

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 234 People

    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    I just lost my mom and my client that I have been with for 2 1/2 years just passed away, live your life and have fun doing it, it's just not that serious. do what makes you feel...
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    Your cuteness drives me crazy.. But we're just friends. Sorry, but we can't be any more.
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    And while I'm at it, in the moment!
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    "I AM GOING TO KILL MYSELF!" . That's what someone told me not too long ago. If you're thinking the same, you may want to think that over very carefully, because when that...
    GraceIsMine GraceIsMine 66-70, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Because I'm only going to be here this one time and experience every moment in only that moments time frame and it goes by faster and faster. So yeah bring it on!!! I love living...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 4 days ago

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    So there's this guy at my job and every time he sees me he always wants me to tell him something about my life cause according to him my life is "exciting" but then when I tell him...
    ImTheQueenFYM ImTheQueenFYM 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    sharestry sharestry 18-21, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    urmm i think ive recite 'live life to fullest...' to myself, in my head all my life. At the downsides times, i remember the song "What's Up" By 4 Non Blondes. And so....when its...
    sommersjo sommersjo 36-40, F 6 days ago

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    Depression is real I know I live with it everyday
    ArkansasWildone ArkansasWildone 46-50, M 6 days ago

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    I want to stay positive. We only one life to live. After 10-13 years of being negative, I decided to make a change. I decided to be grateful the little things in my life. I had...
    greenamythese77 greenamythese77 18-21, F Jul 26

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    Can't really share anything personal on here no more!! What a BS.
    3mjay 3mjay 26-30, M Jul 26

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    sitting in my stalled car, will it start, I need it to start
    Richard161 Richard161 46-50, M Jul 25

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    i really wanna work on the life i wanna live because I'm considering to make a huge runaway and travel the world luxuriously , and Im here to gain friends all over the world good...
    thecampaign965kay thecampaign965kay 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 25

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    I find alot of people on EP are from the UK, and the time zone difference makes for odd conversation..
    abbyroad56 abbyroad56 56-60, M 1 Response Jul 25

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    PJBelle PJBelle 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    I read some of the things on here and I sit and think. Wtf am I doing with my life?? I'm missing out in so much. I gotta lot of living to do.
    Imawesomee100 Imawesomee100 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    You have to wonder how much of the way we think and feel is affected by what we put into our bodies...
    saundra04 saundra04 26-30, F 4 Responses Jul 22

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    I want to live not just, exist. You know ????
    Alex288837359 Alex288837359 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    I don't go out , I have no friends , I stay home watch movies , play games , make music .... I love my doggie too !!! All day home.
    DynatronCorpse64 DynatronCorpse64 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 21

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    I just want to live my life without having to revolve every decision that I make around a job. I want to travel when I feel like it. I want to work whenever and wherever I want to...
    CDoza CDoza 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 21

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    The only thing promised in life is death so you minus well live life to its fullest potential
    ProvenBeauty ProvenBeauty 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    I love this image would like to hear your thoughts and whats stopping you from accomplishing this
    livingtruthfully livingtruthfully 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 20

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    I'm 19 years old and have no plans on how I'm going to love my life and make the most out of it. Is it too late?
    Omziraal Omziraal 18-21, M 5 Responses Jul 19

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    l love all outside activities but my wife dose not so its been tuff to find some me time to hike or fish which is something i really enjoyed doing.
    whois12000 whois12000 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 19

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