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I Want ... MAG

By Anonymous

   I want to make a difference.

I want to leave a mark after I'm gone.

I want to be remembered.

I want to touch the lives of all those I know.

I want to be thought of fondly.

I want to have nice things said of me.

I want to change some part of this world for the better.

I want to follow God's will for my life.

I want to stand proud of who I am.

I want to stand proud of what I believe.

I want to be respected.

I want to be loved.

I want to be admired.

I want to discover who I am.

I want to be happy with what I find.

I want to accept myself for me.

I want to be content with what I have.

I want to stop trying to be something or someone I'm not.

I want to always remember those less fortunate.

I want to help others.

I want to find true love.

I want to be happy.

I want to change.

I want to grow.

I want to be needed.

I want to be important to those who are important to me.

I want to make someone dream.

I want to conquer my fears.

I want to be compassionate.

I want to be kind.

I want to be humble.

I want to be gentle.

I want to be patient.

I want to understand.

I want to find peace.

I want to make a difference.

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This article has 7 comments.

i love this so much!

on Jun. 14 2011 at 3:59 pm
freeflow23 GOLD, Durham, North Carolina
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Favorite Quote:
Saul saw Goliath as too big to kill. David saw he was too big to miss.

I felt as if this were something I wrote. It was sooooo relatable.

milk fish said...
on May. 16 2011 at 11:39 am
love it ^.^

on Apr. 30 2011 at 9:35 pm
WindDancer GOLD, Lexington, Kentucky
10 articles 3 photos 77 comments

Favorite Quote:
"It's time to start living the life you've imagined"
- Henry James

"I read to escape, I write to confront."

 I want this too! Thank you for reaching out. Keep writing.

on Mar. 10 2011 at 8:27 am
BitterSweet1993 SILVER, Bronx, New York
5 articles 0 photos 35 comments

Favorite Quote:
Love is only a dirty trick played on us to achieve continuation of the species. ~W. Somerset Maugham, A Writer's Notebook, 1949

I feel like I'm looking into a mirror of myself. This could touch a lot of people and make them think about themselves.

Kikuneechan said...
on Oct. 30 2010 at 10:57 am
I'm confused. Isn't this what a lot if not most people "want"? How does this make you stand out other than you've turned it into "poetry"?

guitargirl said...
on Jul. 30 2010 at 1:15 pm
Amazing. Just amazing. I absolutely love this poem I'm going to print it and hang it up on my wall =]