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I Wish People Would Open Up Their Minds

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 46 People

    Fear Of Being Judged By Others.

    At the root of community fretfulness lies the fear of being judged by others. In most cases the main reason that makes someone anxious around strangers is the fear of being judged and evaluated by them.Self confidence I explained that self confidence is the lack of obsession...
    gr8jesus gr8jesus 51-55, M 32 Responses Aug 19, 2010

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    Please People....

    "First open your mind to someone,then open your heart" -Laske
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp 26-30, M 3 Responses Aug 19, 2010

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    Different Is Not Something To Fear

    I think that the world would be a better place is people were more open minded and accepting of people that are different from them. The world would be a horrible place if every one was exactly the same. We need diversity to thrive. It's the fact that every one is different that...
    lyricaldemise lyricaldemise 36-40, T Nov 25, 2012

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    How Open Are You....

    I often wonder how open minded people that claim to be really are. I have been wondering it a lot lately. I have known people that claim to have an open mind and be accepting...but they seem to have double standards. This is ok as long as it’s over there...If it doesn’t...
    kittysoftpaws kittysoftpaws 36-40, F 3 Responses Jun 18, 2013

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    How To Find Creativity - Be Expressive, Be Yourself.

    Self-expression is at the heart of all creativity. How do you find it? By sharing the very essence of your being -with humanity. Use your unique place and experience on this planet to connect to the world around you. Reconnect to those Five Senses, and creativity is everywhere...
    gr8jesus gr8jesus 51-55, M 2 Responses Sep 4, 2010

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    I've asked this to myself for the past 5 years. sometimes I wish faking your death was possible somehow, like an actual wake & funeral. just to see the effect. & I would totally...
    itllkillme itllkillme 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    I feel like people would be surprised . I feel like my best friends would blame themselves and the general wouldn't really care because who am I .
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 3 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    I know that people would cry and what not and wonder why but I would really like to know what my own parents think since the are the source of my depression
    izzylark izzylark 16-17, F 13 hrs ago

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    Will he ever realize that I'm tired of him getting angry all the time? I really wish I could find someone who is patient and gentle and sweet
    tahemm3497 tahemm3497 31-35, F 2 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    I know to much to ask Of people to speak to anyone they are two good for them annoying
    Declanx Declanx 13-15, M 1 day ago

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    Recently I have had this experience, some people message you directly without any content in their profile: FYI: I don't talk to such people, so don't waste your time.. :)
    simplydbest simplydbest 22-25, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I feel like no one ever listens to me just because of my age. I know what's going on in the world, I have political opinions and ideas. I have a different mind set from other...
    kyhorse29 kyhorse29 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    I wish it still didn't hurt so bad.
    sparkleNglitz sparkleNglitz 36-40, F 5 days ago

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    Some people need to realize how strong the word "hate" is. They need to think about it before they say they "hate" a person. Because when the person hears that, it hurts. It really...
    Seraphine246 Seraphine246 31-35 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    How to get away with everything as a woman: 1. Be sickeningly nice to people who can advance your goals. 2. Compliment everyone to their face, so as long as they are of use to you...
    Fuzzies Fuzzies 61-65, M 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    Really hate how others do what they want and expect you not to get mad. If you do half of what they do, you are a bad person. **** is not fair!
    EternityF EternityF 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    I hate when someone shows me attitude x.x
    LonAnmol LonAnmol 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    I mean seriously! how lame must people be to go around the website and begging people to add them to their circle? do they think that makes them popular on ep because some people...
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    My family has no idea what they do to me. And for 3 nights in a row (including tonight) I ended up crying cause of what they did
    Vicecream Vicecream 13-15, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I posted this on FB hoping to start a conversation or something but it didn't quite turn out that way (1 comment, 8 likes). It was sort of upsetting bc this was the first time I...
    rycbar10 rycbar10 26-30, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    to be hones, I feel its rude
    loneleyboy loneleyboy 13-15, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I read this thing today that was interesting. Often I see atheists argue "if God is real why does He allow suffering? If He can stop it why doesn't He, why would I want to follow a...
    FreudianSlip13 FreudianSlip13 22-25, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    Anybody up that wanna talk
    smskitzo smskitzo 18-21, F a week ago

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    This site clearly says to "please respond with authenticity, support, and respect." It's absolutely ridiculous how people try to justify being a jerk for the sake of throwing their...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Things I would like to do naked. Some simple things: Walking around outside for lawn and garden chores. Getting the mail and washing the car. Having a drink while relaxing...
    ekmsmac ekmsmac 51-55, M 1 Response Jul 18

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    This would be nice, but people are too selfish, the whole "I'm alright" mentality is rife these days.
    usernameinneed usernameinneed 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 17

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    Do you want to know a secret? Gotta promise you'll keep it.. I fear something I'm good at Poetry. Can you believe that? I've grown up in a society to where poetry is feminine...
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 2 Responses Jul 15

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    If you wanna chat cool but don't message me because you think I can fulfill your little twisted fantasy. So all you people who keep messaging because you have some fixation for...
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    Forgive me. My past actions wasn't intended To be the total opposite of what you recommended. With no fancy automobiles plus lack of healthy meals. I should've never...
    Darkslinger Darkslinger 26-30, M Jul 12

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    I wish this but I wonder if I could handle the truth.
    tsubakiblossom tsubakiblossom 22-25, F Jul 11

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    I'm a monster that hides behind a nice boy, I have been treated like trash and used like a toy, do I have feelings? are my dreams to much they surpass the ceilings? I guess I...
    psychopuppet23 psychopuppet23 18-21, M Jul 11

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    Just so we know what we are getting ourselves into when we become a part of their lives.
    Profweird Profweird 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 11

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    I don't see how hard this could be. just be honest from the start and avoid all the consequences. I hate when when you start talking to someone and you both hash out at the...
    iihumpchu95 iihumpchu95 18-21, F Jul 10

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    I am a cheerleader at school and for some reason a lot of the kids in school make fun of us just because we are cheerleaders. Our job is to cheer on our sports teams but sometimes...
    ericawalker ericawalker 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    I am so tired of people just leaving me. It's so annoying and hurtful when you talk to someone 24/7 and you learn everything about each other...and they just stop talking to you...
    JustDevy JustDevy 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    people always think i'm never sad or depressed,but they're wrong that's all i am is sad and depressed. and i wish people would notice that just because i'm smiling doesn't mean i'm...
    lexielexielexie4 lexielexielexie4 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 10

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    i often think that / if people were colors / you would be lilac. once blooming for a short period of time / something i've waited all year to witness. like the tides swirling / as...
    seeairahx seeairahx 16-17, F Jul 8

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    The other one is abt the best time of my life. I cant foget that moment... She was so nice and she seemed to great and all. She turned out to be a complete *****. She told me...
    LoveNoteForARainyDay LoveNoteForARainyDay 16-17, M 3 Responses Jul 8

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    Yeah, after past experiences with relationships, I really do wish people came with warning labels, that way I would know who to stay away from to avoid having my time wasted. I'm...
    hopexlove hopexlove 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 8

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    Seriously stop hitching and moaning cuz your dog had a ******* hair ball stuck in his throat that he couldn't yak up!! There are worse things in the world than being woken up an...
    wedgiedbyangelalahaha wedgiedbyangelalahaha 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    I wish you had, I'd've saved myself all the pain.
    Safetysuit96 Safetysuit96 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 7

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    Idk where people get I'm sexy and or beautiful and or cute, I'm not, their is nothing sexy about me, when I see me I see yuck, I have a big nose, fat cheeks, my eyes are OK...
    SassyNclassy04 SassyNclassy04 26-30, F 1 Response