I Want to Understand Who I Am

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    Everyone Is In the End Trying to Understand Who They Are

    The biggest and life long pursuit is to understand who you are. I'm reading a Deepak Chopra book that touched on this very subject.  We are not what we do, how we act, or our bodies.  We are spiritual beings at the deepest level.  Once we realize this, the rest...
    BluOmni BluOmni
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Sep 24, 2009

    Let Go Of The Categorical

    "That's just not me", "I would never do something like that", "I won't let anyone change who I am"...have you ever heard these things? I have. They sound awfully silly to me. I'm not here to preach or say that I know something someone else may not, but to me, to be classifying...
    empathicresonance empathicresonance
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jul 19, 2010

    I Want To.

    I do. There is a lot about myself that I just don't understand. It's because of my lack of life experience, I know. Still, even without the life experience, I come to learn more & more about myself all the time. I also understand some things about myself now that I didn't...
    lyricalongings lyricalongings
    31-35, F
    Apr 3, 2010

    Wanted To For Many Years.

    People might think, "You're yourself; you should know and understand who you are," but no, I believe many people like me don't understand our selves. Sometimes I have the feeling that I don't know what I should do and what I really want; I just let it be. But is "letting it be...
    Leviathan123 Leviathan123
    1 Response Jul 11, 2010

    Who Am I?

    This might sound corny, but I do sometimes think/ponder to myself who/what am I?    If you stop and think about it, what makes you you?  I wonder what makes me, me?  And why am I here!   Why is it not someone else?  What is it that makes me be in this body and experience...
    genxandy genxandy
    46-50, M
    Apr 6, 2011
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