I Want to Think More Positively

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    Smile, It Makes People Wonder

    I am not a toatly pessamistic thinker, but it's more that 50%.  I always think of the worst case scenario first, and the best case scenario last.  I always think that things are going to turn out badly and am trying to figure out a plan before I even know for sure what...
    institches1981 institches1981
    26-30, F
    Jul 24, 2008

    Better Late Than Never...

    My boyfriend came home from work the other night talking about how negative everybody he works with is. We decided to try and be more positive at home with each other and the kids. It has mad a big difference so far. I know it's not going to be an over night change but it's a...
    PsycoChic PsycoChic
    41-45, F
    1 Response Sep 3, 2008

    My Mesed Up Mind

    I do not think positive at all. I expect the worst from every oen. I do this so when bad thing happen I am not suprised. Everyone is bad in there own way.
    deleted deleted
    Jan 3, 2013

    Yes, I Think When I Get Anothe...

    Yes, I think when I get another job that my attitude will change. Sometimes I feel that jobs are just not out there because of the economy.  I try to have an upbeat attitude but it is hard when you are struggling just to survive.
    tina4545 tina4545
    1 Response Feb 22, 2008

    Sooo Hard...

    Just when I think I am doing great and I am not beating myself up, I slip. Once I slip it becomes "Stupid, Stupid, Stupid," "Why did you do that?" "You will never make it!" "You are failing your life!" I can't seem to make it past those...
    SavedByGrace14 SavedByGrace14
    22-25, F
    Apr 5, 2008

    Looking Up

    If you read what I write on here you'll see some really depressing things yet also some pretty upbeat and happy things.   This is the nature of my life.  I tend to be at one extreme or the other most of the time.  I'd really like to think more positively...
    ReformedAutomaton ReformedAutomaton
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Jun 11, 2007


    I actually use to be pretty positive but certain things have changed that. Now I just wish i could think about happy things, positive things. Soon I will, soon I hope I will get to the point where i am a positive person again!   Hope with me :)
    unspokenconfessions unspokenconfessions
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jul 3, 2008

    How I Got Started

    I have so many opportunities in life. I was not raised with wealthy or educated parents like a lot of my classmates. My childhood was rich in the fact that I was loved very much; however, I will be the first one to admit that it was not the most positive thinking household. I was...
    reecec reecec
    26-30, F
    Aug 23, 2013

    I Do Try To, But Sometimes I C...

    I do try to, but sometimes I can feel myself slipping, just getting sucked in to the negativity. I think Carlalovestreefrogs poem said it beautifully
    Tesse Tesse
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 22, 2008

    I Am Thinking of Studying Budd...

    I am thinking of studying Buddhism. I don't want to be a cranky old lady.
    FeelingCrazy FeelingCrazy
    1 Response Feb 22, 2008

    I Would Love Too.  It Wou...

    I would love too.  It would make my life alot easier.
    firestarterfairy firestarterfairy
    22-25, F
    Feb 22, 2008
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