The maintenance of self-esteem is a continuous task that taxes all of the individual’s power and inner resources. We have to prove our worth and justify our existence anew each day.
Submitted by hytain over 1 year ago
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Think highly of yourself, for the world takes you at your own estimate
Submitted by millerlibrarian over 5 years ago
Sometimes low self-esteem is earned. It’s the correct response if you are not trying your best.
Submitted by takshimada over 6 years ago
Contrary to the prevailing myth, children who act “starved” for attention have received too much, not too little. They’ve come to depend on being the center of attention, and the more the Look-at-Me Beast is fed, the bigger it gets and the more demanding it becomes. Children who don’t get enough attention usually withdraw into their own little windowless worlds.
Submitted by jimmydaniels over 6 years ago
No one ever told me I was pretty when I was a little girl. All little girls should be told they are pretty, even if they aren't.
Submitted by laura almost 7 years ago
The first day I can remember looking into a mirror and being able to stand what I saw was the day I had a guitar in my hand.
Submitted by laura about 7 years ago