You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #14: Stop opening yourself up for it. [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » The DU Lounge Donate to DU
Heidi Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jul-12-09 12:31 PM
Response to Reply #9
14. Stop opening yourself up for it.
That doesn't mean shutting down emotionally. You KNOW this. It means empowering YOURSELF to validate YOU.

I can tell you this from personal experience: YOUR honest opinion of yourself is the one that matters MOST. Don't obsess about what others think. Listen quietly, take from others' opinions what might be of value in your growth journey, and move on. Truth is, most people have their own agendas when they accept or reject you, but in the final analysis, YOU get to decide how you react. This is YOURS, and nobody can take it away from you. :hug: :hug:
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 

Home » Discuss » The DU Lounge Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC