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I Want to Live a Long Happy Life

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    How Do I Stop Stressing About The Future & Enjoy Now?

     How do I stop stressing about the future & enjoy now?; Ch 14   Ch 14 “ready, steady, Now” from “be happy,” by Robert Holden Ph.D.   This chapter talks about how every one in the US has the right to “the pursuit of...
    WifeTellsAll WifeTellsAll 31-35, F Nov 4, 2009

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    Who Doesn't?

    Well, now I'm trying to write about it I can't think of any more than the title. Don't we all want this?
    TheLuckyHobo TheLuckyHobo 31-35, M 2 Responses Sep 16, 2009

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    That's All I Want.......

    Perferably not alone. Mahahahaha!!!! Of course knowing me as well as I do, I also know that I won't be truly happy alone anyway. So if I want to live a long happy life...........Then I'm guessing I won't be alone.... If it's happy. lol... If I can't be happy, just kill me now!
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 29, 2009

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    Trying To Unlearn What I Grew Up Thinking Happiness Was. Wifetellsall; Wife Tells All

         According to the book I’m reading, “be happy” by Robert Holden specifically in Ch 17 he talks about us needing to figure out about how the family we grew up in is our where we learned about happiness.  We may learn that what we...
    WifeTellsAll WifeTellsAll 31-35, F Nov 16, 2009

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    That's All.

    All I ask for is good health. That's all. I want to bypass all these hereditary illnesses that I might get in the future. I want to be as cautious as I can around people with contagious diseases as well. If I can be healthy, I will be happy. That's...
    flyawayhome flyawayhome 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 29, 2009

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    Doesn't Everyone?

    I always longed for exploring. The need to do extraordinary things, see unknown places, travel the world has always been inside me, probably because I read a lot. When I was younger I used to picture myself going to Africa to help build orphanages or irrigation systems. I dreamed...
    TheRealJade TheRealJade 18-21, F Feb 5, 2012

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    Words To Live By

    When I'm feeling down and out I like to read these words of wisdom1. Life isn't fair, but it's still good.2. When in doubt, just take the next small step.3. Life is too short enjoy it.4. Your job won't take care of you when you are sick. Your friends and family will.5. Pay off...
    january71 january71 46-50, F Nov 9, 2013

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    "I Want to Live a Long Happy Life"

     "I Want to Live a Long Happy Life" and to achieve it i have to be healthy and happy in my surroundings and i must be patient snd wait for things to happen because i believe good things happen to he who waits
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 8, 2008

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    We Need to 1st Define Happiness Before We Can Set Out to "Live a Long Happy Life."' Wifetellsall; Wife Tells All

    I'm reading "be happy" by Robert Holden Ph.D. Ch 3 is entitled: “defining true happiness." He starts out asking everyone to  complete the following sentences. I put my answers in () you can add your answers as comments if you'd like...
    WifeTellsAll WifeTellsAll 31-35, F Sep 22, 2009

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    "I Want to Live a Long Happy Life"

     "I Want to Live a Long Happy Life" and to achieve it i have to be healthy and happy in my surroundings and i must be patient snd wait for things to happen because i believe good things happen to he who waits
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 8, 2008

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    Happiness a Life Long Journey; Wifetellsall; Wife Tells All

    Don't we all. I'm starting a personal quest to a happier life and in doing so I am reading "be happy" by Robert Holden Ph.D. This book was adopted from his 8 week course of Happiness. Here are my thoughts on Chapter I  “the happiness genie” Chapter 1...
    WifeTellsAll WifeTellsAll 31-35, F Sep 17, 2009

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    2 months ago everything was fine.. everything seems perfect.. i was happy with him and he was happy with me.. i just didn't know what happened to us.. he forgot about me.. he just...
    magebricks magebricks 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 9

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    I want to travel the world. I want to write a book. I want to learn everything. I want to research if parallel dimensions existed. I want to live in a fantasy world...was what is...
    littleowlet littleowlet 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 1

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    Life seems so different since we drifted apart ...I only want to be happy with you
    hannagrace hannagrace 31-35, F Feb 16

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    This is what everyone say! I want to be happy! Does it really happen to you? I even had a hard time trusting someone, I guess this is what happen when you trust someone before and...
    Oceandock19 Oceandock19 41-45, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Money and power are but just one of the reasons why people becomes greed. Why people had to sacrifice. Why people do filthy things just to gain a lot of wealth. I won't deny, we...
    ShadesofWhite67 ShadesofWhite67 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I do I mean im still sad but I want things to work out with him v.v I actually like him I just want to be happy with him he's all I think about day&night he could be my prince in...
    Alonzoisgay Alonzoisgay 13-15, M Jan 28

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    I want to be happy but without sexual perverts who can't keep theirselves tame, or blame it on their hormones... Being happy does not involve your **** people. -_- it involves...
    katebait katebait 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I cant do this. Always being Depressed or full of Hate. Its eating away at me. I want to be happy. Just once. But no, I mess everything up. So I'm stuck right where I am.
    KOOLKAT446 KOOLKAT446 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 10

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    I'm failing in everything I do. I want to turn my life around and reach my full potential but I have zero motivation to do so. It really bothers me. I'm failing in school; im...
    marymbuthia marymbuthia 16-17, F Feb 8

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    But I struggle to see that anything is really worth it. WARNING: DEPRESSING STORY AHEAD, WISHING FOR POSITIVITY IN ANSWERS PLEASE ;) I mean, on the plus, I see a guy at work...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife 26-30, M 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    Today is February 3rd...also known as the greatest day in the world, to me. Today was the day you first graced the earth with your presence. Not one second of one day goes by I don...
    Bound2You Bound2You 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 3

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    And I don't want the world to see me, because I don't think that they'd understand.
    Indomitable6811 Indomitable6811 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 hr ago

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    seasons change, situations change, people change. everything changes..over time, i will stop caring and over time i will be twice as stronger than i am today. i will not roar like...
    deleted deleted 26-30 a week ago

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    I married my husband when I was 19 that was twenty five years ago next month. In the long years that we've been married I have raised two beautiful daughters and we bought a house...
    Blurple70 Blurple70 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 6

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    Day 3 "There is a candle in your heart, ready to be kindled. There is a void in your soul, ready to be filled. You feel it, don't you?" By Rumi So Day three can be summed up as a...
    warriormama warriormama 41-45, F 4 Responses Jan 27

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    Chinese New Year 2015: things you need to know about the Year of the Goat (or Sheep) Everything you need to know about yang, pillows and primroses Today... Feb 19 2015...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M Feb 19

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    I think after 30 yrs of living in the same town with the same ppl with the same gossip and everything is the same! Its really time to travel and see wat the reality is! Versus...
    Frenchgal11 Frenchgal11 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 3

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    in life, the right time of happiness is now,and don't expect someone else to bring you happiness,you are the source of your own happiness.if you keep waiting for someone or...
    gian11 gian11 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 10

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    I, myself, prefer not to talk about my past. I have overcome it on my own and will give a brief statement here and there, but I do not think a history lesson on anyone's life will...
    Stickwithmebabe Stickwithmebabe 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 30

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    I am Happy thanks to all the advise all my friends on EP gave me ....THANKS TO ALL this has been the worse year my life and I gotten through it thanks to you ALL love to all my...
    monica0215 monica0215 51-55, F 1 Response Feb 12

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    Day 7 I am Content in my personal relationship with Happy Man... I am enjoying my children.. I have become more curious about expanding my Exercise options. My diet is becoming...
    warriormama warriormama 41-45, F 3 Responses Feb 1

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    I wish and pray that I will be truly happy with all my heart... That I will be able to laugh at small things and be happy always... How I wish this very much... :)
    19htiaf 19htiaf 22-25, F Feb 3

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    this is not where I wanted to be. I am not who I wanted to be. I want to live my life. I need to face my fears and turn it around. so many changes are scary. what is the next step...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Feb 9

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    I just want to get away from everything, to start a new chapter in new life. Reboot. Rekindle. I just want to disappear.
    bleakharoun bleakharoun 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 11

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    It's Valentines Day...I wanted to wish "Her" Happy Valentines Day...But I don't think I can...what am I gonna do? Seriously driving my mind crazy!!!?? HAPPY VALENTINES DAY To...
    MyLifeIsWithYou93 MyLifeIsWithYou93 18-21, F Feb 13

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    I'm so done with keeping to myself and being reserved. I just want to have fun in life and life a memorable one.
    21falloutsatthedisco 21falloutsatthedisco 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    Life is Tough, you just have to learn to take it day by day and have Faith that in the end everything is going to be ok .........
    MollieB MollieB 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 10

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    I would like a companion someone to share things with and chat to. Would be great if you live in London.
    Londonlady2 Londonlady2 36-40 6 days ago

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    i don't want to see myself crying and crying again... why do i always get hurt? this life is soooo unfair!
    KarenIsMyName KarenIsMyName 18-21, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I have let myself down. Why did I do such things, taken such decisions. Why? I don't know. Yes I know that I should be happy where I am and it is for my own good that I am here but...
    Tommtomy Tommtomy 31-35, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Not just me, i want to make whole universe happy even aliens :)
    fauxlady fauxlady 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 11

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    I want to date someone who will make me happy. Make me smile.
    samsam2343 samsam2343 13-15, F Feb 13

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    when i was in 7th grade i was bullied everyday for a lot of reasons.. it was phycial and mental. they would call me names, tell me too kill myself, call me a tr*nny, f*ggot, freak...
    andylovesyou23 andylovesyou23 18-21, M 3 Responses Feb 14

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    I want a daddy who I can call or FaceTime with, that will love me and won't leave me, a daddy who's not to old but not to young, a daddy who is in shape. Yes I'm young, I'm 15 but...
    MontanaWhitley MontanaWhitley 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 14

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    We can dance if we want to, we can leave your friends behind Coz' if your friends don't dance and if they don't dance then they're no friends of mine
    DorkyGuy90 DorkyGuy90 22-25, M Feb 18

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    I just want to feel that I'm happy.
    Modyf Modyf 26-30, M