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I Want to Succeed In My Goals

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    I Can't Find Inspiration

    I go to high school every day. I used to be a straight A student. My grades have been slipping. I care so much, but I cannot find the motivation to put forth the effort. It all seems so pointless. I mean, sure, I can do the work, study, kiss *** to all my teachers, but what does...
    Mylifeinwordsxox Mylifeinwordsxox 18-21, M Nov 7, 2013

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    With everything this worlds been through,

    I don't believe in not having a goal.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 4

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    deleted122 deleted122 18-21, F Nov 15, 2015

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    Has anyone been working towards a specific long

    term goal and its close to fruition and yet....u feel uncertain that u will succeed, or more like fail at it? Ive been working on getting my Stationary Engineering license for a year now along with staying clean off heroin for the past year. The exam is 3 times a year and has...
    braster25 braster25 26-30, M Apr 30, 2015

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    Small Wishes, Bound In Twine, Crossed By A Heart Or Two..

    E. E. Cummings wrote, “To be nobody-but-yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody but yourself—means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight—and never stop fighting.”Along with mistakes, goals are the only other...
    Littlemisssomebody Littlemisssomebody 31-35, F Mar 18, 2012

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    In my mind I can see me being successful

    but I never seem to start working at it, there's always that doubt in my mind that it's all just a fantasy.
    Bearthebear Bearthebear 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 21, 2015

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    What Is Going On?

    I really really really want to achieve my goals and fulfill my dreams, but everytime i set a goal, i wait until the last minute to do all the things to achieve it instead of working towards it. If i get overwhelmed, I usually by some unknown force forget about the goal and do...
    LitamalianTherpo LitamalianTherpo 31-35, M Oct 31, 2012

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    I Will Study Hard.....

    I will study hard.....I will study hard.....I will study hard.....I will study hard.....I will study hard.....I will study hard.....I will study hard.....I will study hard.....I will study hard.....I will study hard.....I will study hard.....I will study hard.....I will study...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 1, 2013

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    To Succeed In Your Goals, I...

    To succeed in your goals, is to be successful. Although we will never be perfect, finishing ones goals is a close to perfection as you can come. The secret to succeeding in your goals, is to not set the bar above your capabilites. Know your strengths and weaknesses. Learn to use...
    jespusspuss jespusspuss 66-70, M 1 Response Aug 13, 2008

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    My ultimate goal is to wake up each

    and every single day on the sly smile of my beautiful redhead wife, YESS she HAS to be a redhead.. Ever since day 1 and ive had this super crush on Ariel of The Little Mermaid, i mean come on who doesn't love freaking ARIEL lol. Nowadays, if i spotted a redhead shed have my...
    Valencia Valencia 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 8, 2015

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    Everytime I succeed at something it seems like

    there is always someone who points out all my other problems or flaws. I really need something to motivate me to not want to give up. I don't want to do anything that I will regret. Anybody have any ideas???
    LoveNeverFails21 LoveNeverFails21 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 17, 2014

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    I'm a simple guy. I just want an income i can

    live off of, Enjoy the small things in life, my own house, marriage and a kid..those are my goals. Nothing too crazy
    josh221992 josh221992 22-25, M Nov 14, 2014

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    The heat of day The cold of night Ill follow

    through With all my might My paws may ache But will not die On my journey For paradise
    wendylou25 wendylou25 18-21, F May 17, 2014

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    I only have one goal

    and my goal for this year is the same as last year. Finish one book of my choosing willingly. Now I know to you norms or avid book readers you're probably laughing in your seat right now. "Finishing a book is easy! My three year old has read 10 books!" For some people yeah...
    AfterFall AfterFall 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 17, 2015

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    I Feel Lost

    My mother 3 yrs ago died and i did'nt know who really my father is... i don't know where to go and where  should i start to move on... i have no relatives...  and because i really want to pursue my dreams i decided to be a working student... but as i expected i got low grades...
    talyn talyn 18-21, F Nov 13, 2011

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    200 push-ups yesterday.

    100 today. So sore . 20 down 80 to go.
    Xirzin Xirzin 18-21, M 3 hrs ago

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    I succeeded tonight. too much depressing,

    I got the job at McDonald's. Too much happiness I can clear my debts at last. triggers. painful back also trigger. I succeed Thanks to new political activism, going to a mini party conference tomorrow for green party. needed info to help them. Also helping friends too. busy...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 30, 2015

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    From no teeth to fixed teeth in 3 days.

    . Swiss technology requires no cut for placement of dental implants; no artifical bone grafting no sinus lifts and multiple surgeries The entire surgery for all teeth takes approximately 90 minutes under anesthesia and is pain free. This technology is possible even in...
    rohanvirani rohanvirani 31-35, M Aug 3, 2015

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    10 Secrets To Success

    I just read this from http://www.pickthebrain.com, hope these lists will inspire you too. 1. How You Think is Everything. Always be positive. Think Success, not Failure. Beware of a negative environment. This trait has to be one of the most important in the entire list. Your...
    Malikhain Malikhain 26-30, F 1 Response May 21, 2012

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    Need to be honest...I see everyone progressing

    in life and reaching goals. I honestly think I have no goals for myself and I don't really know what I want in life. I think that's why I'm depressed. I'm only happy when I have no responsibilities and nothing to do. when I'm stress free. I wish I could be happy again and do...
    thisisausernametoo thisisausernametoo 18-21 May 19, 2015

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    I went to bed at around 3 am yesterday also

    brushed my teeth at around 11 pm..I usually go to bed at around 6 am sometimes,though it's usually at around 5 am.I'll give myself credit because a couple of months ago my sleeping was worse.I stayed up till 9 am on a few occasions.My goal is to be in bed by no later than 3 am...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F Jul 11, 2015

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    Mos Def

    This is my list of **** that I will accomplish regardless of what anyone says: -Play a guitar solo at the peak of Mount Everest -Defeat every self proclaimed martial arts master -Eat an entire Durian without throwing up -Make a 16 x 2 x 2 steel bar buckle in a single punch -Dunk...
    CaptainMurphy CaptainMurphy 22-25, M 2 Responses May 9, 2013

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    God I wanna improve my English skills thats the

    most important goal for me in the next year. I don't wanna move to US or UK I think that English is the official language in the planet.
    Chinrussian Chinrussian 18-21, M Nov 30, 2014

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    I want to make all my dreams come true.

    It's near day of New year 2016. I'm gonna change. I will ignore what people think/says. I'm gonna catch my dreams. New year 2016, I wish I'll be happy everyday, successful, Healthy. My family is full of Happiness.
    Frozzen Frozzen 18-21, F Dec 17, 2015

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    My top goal is to go in the army.

    I can't do that because my mum doesn't want me in there or any other public services I do t think any other job would be suitable or any I would like for me :(
    jia2405 jia2405 13-15, F Mar 11, 2014

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    My Parents Don't Want Me To Succeed

    I am 18 and I just started college. I have never really been a bad kid. I tried really hard in school and I helped out around the house. Have you ever been afraid of waking up one morning and hearing from your own mother you aren’t welcome home anymore? Well I fear this every...
    Purplewingsfly Purplewingsfly 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 27, 2012

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    No Goal In Life Is Perfect

    No goal in life is perfect, but life without goal is definitely a problem
    atulkjain atulkjain 31-35, M May 25, 2013

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    I am very good at accomplishing all my goals-

    I've done it this far in life. But I have one huge problem I don't know how to deal with. I have accomplished every goal I ever set. I graduated with my BA with honors. I got my MA with pretty much getting an A on every paper I ever wrote. Anything at work I do with I do with...
    QuestionMarks QuestionMarks 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 5, 2015

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    Arise, awake, stop not

    until your goal is achieved. - Swami Vivekananda
    ShikhaJ ShikhaJ 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 10, 2015

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    So Many Goals, Not Enough Time.

    I have so many things I want to get done before I turn eighteen I have no idea how I'm going to get it all done. I will be eighteen in June and by then my goals are to: Get my GED (getting it next week) Learn how to drive/ Get a driving license Get a job Start...
    Breathlessnights Breathlessnights 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 18, 2011

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    I made my goal to fix my sleeping pattern,

    and I did. I get to spend my day outside in the light. For about 2 months I have been sleeping all day and be awake all night. Just one step at a time, and goals will be accomplished :)
    xluhhv xluhhv 18-21, F Nov 13, 2014

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    How To Motivate Yourself ?

    How Does Motivation Work? Before we get into specific methods, it’s useful to examine what motivation is, what it does, and how it works . Motivation is what drives you toward a goal, what keeps you going when things get tough, the reason you get up early to exercise or work...
    Fo2los Fo2los 18-21, M Aug 27, 2012

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    I have a goal I plan to achieve

    when I am older and I my best friend has agreed to help me with this goal no matter how much it pains me....and that goal is.... To help my mother
    Lilred17 Lilred17 18-21, F Sep 24, 2014

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    The hardest thing sometimes is setting up a plan

    and following it. So many distractions and things that get in front if your path or just laziness. Any advice on how to set a goal or plan and follow through with it?
    Experiencezzzz Experiencezzzz 18-21, M Apr 15, 2014

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    My top dream for the time being is passing

    either IELTS or TOEFL. Both would be just awesome! But I'm not yet mentally ready, even though maybe grammar-wise I am.
    Tourion Tourion 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    justme1996 justme1996 18-21, F Dec 6, 2014

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    I wish I had more time to do the things

    that I like doing instead of spending all my time doing the things I don't like doing.
    taylor7922 taylor7922 18-21, F Dec 6, 2013

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    Goals and dreams...we all have them,

    but action is the name of the game. My goals and my dreams are not limited to anything,I believe everything can be achieved once you put your mind and back into it. My goals? .. To help create the first A.I. The first artificial intelligence,the first conscious machine,simple...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 3, 2014

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    Well, I also succeeded.

    Once again, no tissues required. Another day, another weekend in fact. No idea how it happened today, think I was too whacked out by this cold, it's hit me today right in the head. But also I genuinely hoped my fiancée would call, wishing to hear her voice again. That something...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife 26-30, M Feb 1, 2015

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    Staying On Track With My Health & Fitness Goals= Me Feeling Happy, Confident & Full Of Eenergy!

    So glad to be on track again; Eating healthy & getting fit! I'm feeling good & sticking with it for longer this time. I've lost 10 lbs. in 3 weeks with exercise & healthier choices. Also I'm loving the results I'm seeing. Slimmer me. Toned legs. Ab definition. Lifted booty. I...
    Sitaswife Sitaswife 26-30, F Oct 12, 2013

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