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I Hate Who I Am

I hate what I see in the mirror. I hate my past. I hate my present. I hate everything I am. I go to bed every night wishing I would wakeup with some disease and only have a few months to live. Or that I would die on the way to work in a car wreck or have a massive heart attack. That would show them wouldn’t it. Would anyone really care if I was gone? I walk around feeling empty inside and nobody notices. Why can’t anyone see how sad I am? Can’t anyone see how much pain I am in? Can’t anyone see me struggling to stay alive? I hate myself even more for having these thoughts. How weak is that? Why can't I be a real man and get over it? I ask myself if this is a cruel joke God is playing on me? Is this payback for all the bad I had done in my life? Why am I here? I am so pathetic and such a loser.
Sorriso Sorriso 46-50, M 293 Responses Jul 10, 2007

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God loves you so much. The problem isn't that He doesn't forgive you. You're beating yourself over the head by what you've done. This is self-condemnation. The devil is an accuser and he is going to continue to through your shortcomings in your face, but God already said He sent His only begotten son to die on the cross to pay for our sins. Don't beat yourself up with it. You're forgiven. It's grace. Look at the story of Judas. When he felt remorse and threw his money down he repented because he chose Christ. When he took his own life over guilt for his actions, that's when he rejected Christ. The devil searches for people to devour. Let it go, you're forgiven. God still loves you dearly. He loves you just as much as He loves Jesus. Don't let the guilt destroy you. It nearly destroyed me, but God saved me from that and maybe, just maybe He wanted me to talk to you about this. I am in the center of this struggle of self-hate because I've realized what I've done. Don't let the devil claim you. Don't blame God. He isn't forsaking you, nor is He terrorizing you with anguish. Look back at your actions and understand the reasons for them and use them to be compassionate towards others and understand others. Read the bible. Know God. There is no condemnation for those under Christ, so don't convict yourself. And it is stated a Christian will stumble several times a day but pick himself back up. Once you let the accuser get a foothold, he is going to try to convince you to reject God and convince you that you are purely evil. You sinned, you're forgiven, but if you're one of God's you are not truly evil despite your sins. Think about the good people you've met in your life. All fall short of God's glory. You aren't a pathetic loser.

For some time I thought it was a delusion and that people didnt hate me as much as I disliked me, how could they? I am the only one who seems to have all the negative energy but this belief system is getting worse I believe so strongly that I am hated at work. I am not smart enough, attractive enough seen as weird creepy Ive alsked people what the problem is with me they say no one has a problem with you so what the **** ia going on here? people can feel how they want. I was hayed for real growing up by my father and brother told nasty stuff and I believe others see me the same way. having counselling to try to deal with it. feel dark and desperate. I understand how others feel. I have put on weight I am asked at work if im pregnant im not I just say im expecting a cake not a baby ! I comfort eat boredom and to fill one big emptiness .

What did it do to deserve this, why won't anyone tell me what is so I can fix it instead of just hurting/punishing more? My own mother can't even muster up one kind non degrading thing to say to me. My sentiments exactly! So what do you do? I'm too afraid to just end it because obviously I have such bad karma that at this point i'll go straight to hell.... so what am I supposed to do? Just live in this rediculous pain until nature finally takes it's course and puts me out of this living hell?

I feel the same way you do. I wish I would just have a heart attack or something. I hate felling like this all the time. I can't imagine living the rest of my life like this. I would probably end it if it was not for my wife and kid who need me. I sleep all the time to escape feeling bad.

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I am so sorry for you... but I know how you feel, the drive I had before I was 50 is gone... even being in good enough health to give birth at age 46 and having a 5 yr old at my age (51) is just not enough... without a job..

We were all born alone. We were born with innate hatred towards the world but we were taught to love. The pain that you feel is exactly how I feel too. I've never felt so dark in all my life but I have seen another way to see things. I see light in places I never thought I could imagine. What light do you see at the end of the road. Do not cry and do not grieve because no one that you know will ever understand your pain all you have to do is play along and try to see the world as a better place then you think it to be. If you want to talk write to me

I feel where u are coming from.. with me is a brave face on the front inside Im bruised and damaged

I understand where you are coming from. I used to hate myself, as a child and adolescent. But when I turned 17 or 18, I begin to relize that I am worth something in society. So my advice to you would be, to hold your head up high like I did, and relize, you are worth something in society like I did. And treat yourself that way, and begin to relize that you are not alone, but that other people also care about you, and want to assist you.

just today I got a detention from school for wagging school and not presenting assessment in my first period when I didn't wag school and I was home feeling sick and then I went to school not reporting that I was away for that time. I feel so miserable I cant get out of this sadness. I feel worthless and I cannot stop crying. I hate myself for not doing anything about it. I hate school because I have no friends to hang out with and I hate who I am and how ugly I am.

wana die so much .i hate all the ppl in the world ..i am fat yeap i got that but why all the ppl make joke to me ..and i am a loser coz i'm so afraid everytime they look at me .i don't wanna go outside anymore coz i know all of their eyes seem so "wow wow "some ppl say openly wow u are so f**..and they laugh .in my school, the same thing happened to me ..so i went only 3 days in a week ..coz i'm so afraid..and why do i am laughed ???why ..i know that answer ..yeap i make thin to myself ..but i have some disease that can't make my body weight lose i dunno why ..i am a 17 year old girl .but i wanna die so much right now .i hate ppl ..i hate my life....why am i alive??

I feel the same. I hate that I'm turning 50. I feel so old. I don't feel I've accomplished anything of worth in my life. I went to college and earned a certificate in a field that is difficult to find work in the small town I live in, but my husband has worked at his job for 25 years. I am on medication to keep me on an even keel but I still want to cry all of the time, and I feel like I'm an idiot for feeling that way. I live in an excellent country, I have a great husband and kids, but I feel like my position in life could be filled by anyone else. I am out of work right now and don't feel anyone will hire a 50 year old. I am uninspiring to my children. I have tried therapy but that doesn't seem to help. I just feel I am destined to feel this way for the rest of my life.

HI...I'M TURNING 50 IN JUNE .....I HATE IT...NOW I KNOW HOW THE OLD PEOPLE FELT...DEPRESSED AND WORTHLESS. DEPRESSED SPELLED BACKWARDS IS DESSERTS:) I THOUGHT IT MIGHT HELP US IF WE TYPED ABOUT IT ....LAUGHED ABOUT.... MIGHT MAKE THINGS BETTER....MAYBE TO KNOW HOW LUCKY WE ARE TO HAVE MADE IT THIS FAR....LIKE WE SHOULD GET MEDALS LIKE GIRLSCOUTS...AND EAT COOKIES....GLUTEN FREE FOR ME. GLUTEN DEPRESSED ME ..CAUSING PANIC ATTACKS... I HAD SOME GLUTEN FREE BROWNIES....DAMN THOSE WERE GOOD:)

Believe me, you are not a loser....i read this posting and had such deep empathy, I cried, I cried because I know of this pain you live with everyday of your life because I would like to say "that was me"; however, it still is, It's just only over the years I've learned how to cope somewhat better. It is just a disease you have to allow yourself to face,DEPRESSION....I have it,have had it all my life,and with series of unfortunate events doesn't quite add up well together. Good things do occur,and when they do,live in that moment,cherish and count those blessings. There are many hardships and misfortunes in life, but be happy for those that you do not fall upon. I know it is by far so easy to say because being so depressed hunts you down even at your happiest,...you are never alone,...just know that when you focus on a happy time or moment and know that tomorrow is always a new day to wipe slate clean and to just look forward to the next thing that makes you smile. Clues of inspiration ly within you to open your eyes and find a better day ahead. I've struggled throughout the years....it gets more promising. Do something good for yourself sometimes,you deserve it.

I too have experienced all these things...
I even thought of running away from home or to die just like that. But the thing that kept me going was... I felt that each and everyone born in this world should have a purpose in life.. Find yours.. Keep searching and don't ever think about dying... Cowards only die.. Be brave enough to face your life. All the best friends. :)

I'm so sorry. I don't know the answer to any of your questions. But I feel the exact same way. I weep for us.

this is sad..... i never felt this way before.... and i wish that you'd all feel better ;(

i wish that day come soon coz im really waiting to feel better for almost 10 years now

Noone can just get over feelings of self hate. They dwell inside for so long and fester. But eventually things change. Something or someone comes along, and it provides the distraction or cure or whatever is needed. It gets better, or changes into something you can handle better. Just don't give up on life.

i feel the same way too and i really feel the disapointment in myself. the same question why am i here. why am i still existing if there are a lot of people need it the most. if i can just donate my life i would be glad to give this as a charity. id never did right in my life.

my parents separated. they have their own separate ways and lives now and with their own loving kids. then who am i? i just wanted to be happy so i can cherish life.

id never had parents and i dont know how it feels to have one. if i have problems i dont have someone to talk to or someone who can even comfort me

i just wanna die and get lost but i do not have enough courage

if someone knows a hired killer please give me a favor and help me end this up... i really wanted to rest now. i feel old of all of this *****
name is jhonnatan advincula 21 y/o male 104 edinburgh st greenpark village mangahan pasig city metro manila philippines

Why do you hate your self? Now lots of people hate me because I enjoy being myself but I don't hate myself ( yet) :/

Siempre que me miro en el espejo lloro por como soy por lo que digo por cosas que he hecho en el pasado, se me hace tan dificil y aburrida esta vida no le hayo sentido, me e dado cuenta que hasta incomodo a la gente con mi mirada,me siento cansada todo el tiempo todos se alejan de mi, ni yo me entiendo a veces, me meto en juegos para matar el tiempo para no pensar en la realidad a la ves tambien soy egoista por que pienso de esta manera y tengo hijos

Oh wow reading everyones comments is so depressing. I too am depressed and have recently had a change of medications. I would love to die during the night peacefully. I feel it is so hard to continue some days. The only thing that gets me out of bed and functioning to a reasonable level are my children. I cannot hold down a job i tend to walk away when it gets too hard. It is the nasty personalities and my lack of confidence in myself that has made me leave on 2 occasions more recently. I just want these negative thoughts and feelings to stop. I don't know how much longer i can tolerate this. Its a horrible place to be in.

I hate myself too. I hate everything in my life. School isn't any better.. I want to die. I've always wondered why I was still alive while people that had diseases wanted to live life to the fullest. I'm just a waste of human life and my existence is meaningless. I normally cry everyday after school or during lunch in the bathrooms due to bullying. I know I'm ugly, I get it. It's like they don't realize I already know this, If I could change the way I looked, sounded, don't you think I would? I don't eat much any more and I've lost a lot of interest in things that I did love like drawing, playing the violin,and hanging with friends. Drawing was my only escapes and enjoyment in life and they took that away from me. Now I have nothing. When ever my parents ask me to do the dishes I just silently hover over the sink with knives in my hand thinking how nice it'll be to slit my wrist or to stab myself. I can't take it anymore, when ever I tell people I hate them or I want to kill myself they think I'm joking, but in reality I'm not. I've had thoughts of bringing a gun to school and killing everyone and then myself but I could never do that. No matter how much they made me feel like an unwanted useless piece of **** I wouldn't hurt anyone. I think my time on this world is coming to an end soon. I'm in so much pain and I just want it all to end. I know it will crush a few people that I care about but I can no longer live on this planet. Maybe god will hate me when I kill myself? Maybe I'll go to hell and probably suffer more. At this point I don't care anymore and I wish everyone the best. Goodbye. Also I just wanted to say that my mother and father are the most amazing people in my life. They have always believed in me when ever I was in doubt and I can't thank them much more for it. I'm very sorry to disappoint them or anyone that looked up to me in anyway, but I hope you all understand.

Don't you dare die! Continue your interest. Bullies aren't at home to stop you from doing so. Tell your principle about them, change your school, talk to your parents! Those two amazing people will die without you!
I don't know if there's any God or if we're born for a purpose. But what I do know is that you have been born to a decent family which you mustn't take for granted.
P.S. A relative (whose very smart) once told me that those who bottle everything inside them always end up with such suicidal thoughts.

God doesn't make junk! U are somebody! Someone loves u, Somebody cares! Life his a B****! But hang in there! U can chat with me anytime!

I know these thoughts all too well when it comes to asking, "why can't I be a real man?" My demon is alcohol that fuels these depressive thoughts. I let my wife and daughter down time after time until I stop for a while. Then, after some time, I slowly go back to my old ways. Alcohol only magnifies the poor self image that seems to be at my doorstep, held at bay by only a screen door. I feel like a fake, a fraud, who is only pretending to be a firefighter, a dad, a husband, a soldier, and a man of God. I fight through the day and try to not to think about how I embarrassed myself and my family but sometimes I can't escape my own thoughts and just want to crawl away and die. But I also know that life CAN be good, when I'm not self-destructive.

I know how you're feeling. I call it being too self-aware. Not only do you hate everything about yourself, but you hate yourself for feeling that way! People say you can train your mind to stop thinking that way...I haven't figured out how to do that yet. Try going to a few psychology appointments and see how it works for you. If you've already tried that, try again I guess. Life doesn't have to be ****** and isn't supposed to be. You just have to find your thing. Spend some time in nature....it'a really healthy for the soul. Oh! And take risks. Conquer some fears. That can do a lot for a person. Good luck with your journey. :)

I would care if you we're gone. I don't even know you, but I'd care.

NO one notices, because they have their own problems, each and every one succumbed in their own thoughts and processes. And on the other hand - do you know what would make you happy and not sad?

I don't like myself either. I'm extremely self critical. I have vent it to random people or friends, in art, or dance. It's hard sometimes because people get tired of listening to us vent. I do this thing where I rotate the people I complain to. People will get sad if you pass then they will forget about it since life goes on. Just do what you enjoy even if you hate yourself.

Hi. I have been here so many times. Go see a doctor and get some counselling or therapy. Those are the first things you need to do your doctor will help, could you have depression? Excercise and eat healthily. It can make a difference. Also self help books help what you can get from your local library or cheap from amazon. Look for ones with titles beginning with the word 'overcoming' like overcoming depression and overcoming low self esteem. The self esteem one is so helpful. You don't need to go through life feeling awful all the time but you need to get some support and help and make some changes for things to improve. Good luck and message me anytime

Wow, I feel for you. I have pain also. I'm angry but not as angry as you. I also was very angry at God for what I've been through and had to watch everyone get ahead of me while I struggled ten times more than they did. Angry? Yes! God doesn't only care about selfish people. I know there's going to be many people before me in the end. He loves the poor, mentally ill, and those who have to struggle more. The people who have so much more than you do and care about no one but themselves are going to be last in heaven. I believe that.