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Doris Day

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I am losing my faith in humanity. How can I restore it?

Most of the things that I see and heard is how evil humans are toward each other. Human in nature are evil and selfish though I know there are still good but it seems like evil outweigh good. Lately there are things happen in my life which lessen my belief on positive things and losing my faith in humanity. Of course there is a part of me that don't want this to happen but my reasons why I should trust again is shattering.

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    Oct 21 2013: Do something you like doing. If you have lost that find it again. Do it religiously everyday and focus on really doing the best you can at it. Put all the negative pressures you feel around you into that and release it all right there. Face it (your goodness fighting the badness) one day at a time and one step at a time. Fight/release Fight/release Fight/Release one chip at a time. Keep chipping away. Find where to lay the chips down then chip it again from different angles. I don't know, that's just what I do.

    I'm in an intensive child custody battle (1.5 years in). I have lost majority of my family members because I disagree 125% with "the law" and it's views. I rarely and randomly see my kids. I suffer and fight for what I believe is right each and every day. To be honest, I'm losing my ass off but it's worth every bit of energy for myself and others down the road.

    This country that I live in says it's a democracy. I find this very hard to believe. I believe they should change the alphabet up to where the first five letters are M-O-N-E-Y.
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      Oct 21 2013: Best wishes Whisky.
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      Oct 21 2013: I'm sorry to hear that. I wish you all the best and thank you for your advice.
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        Oct 23 2013: Dear Doris,
        Your question is..."I am losing my faith in humanity. How can I restore it?".

        Several people on this thread, including me, have suggested looking in your "self".....right?

        I want to bring your attention to your sentence above, in which you have expressed compassion and gratitude. It is in you dear Doris, and it helps to recognize it in every moment:>)

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