The most destructive thing we can possibly do in life is to make another person doubt his worth and identity as a child of God. The very most productive thing we can do is to help ourselves and others realize that as children of God, our worth is infinite.
Do not compare yourself with anybody. Compare yourself with yourself, for yourself and by yourself. We are all uniquely pottered and purposed by our creator!
Fighting to fit in. Confidence is paper thin.
Life is ten percent what you experience and ninety percent how you respond to it.
Needs cause motivation. Deep-rooted desires for esteem, affection, belonging, achievement, self-actualization, power, and control motivate us to push for what we want and need in our lives.
.. You have not only a very large portion of my affection and esteem, but all that I am capable of feeling..
Just take this as a warning. Know that there's always a price for not being yourself.
A fine glass vase goes from treasure to trash, the moment it is broken. Fortunately, something else happens to you and me. Pick up your pieces. Then, help me gather mine.
Putting someone down with name calling reveals your own low self-esteem.