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If you met yourself

Tuesday, August 26, 2008

If you met yourself, would you want to stick around and talk?
Are you the kind of person others can be proud of?
Hopefully you are, because that's who will be with you for your entire life.
Your values and beliefs create a pretty good picture of what you want to see in the mirror.
To be proud of yourself, do everything you can to make real life look like that vision.
Find people that have the qualities you want and learn from them.
Becoming a person you like gives you the confidence that you're someone worth being friends with.
There's also a flip side to the friendship coin--you also need to cut yourself as much slack as you do your friends.
You have friends because you see the good in them, not the flaws.
You like them the way they are, warts and all.
You enjoy their company and root for them to be happy and do their best.
Look at yourself the same way.
To be a good friend to yourself, accept your blemishes, while still pushing yourself to reach your full potential.
Don't harp on your weaknesses.
Take another look in the mirror and be kinder this time.
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  • PAMELA984
    RW - great thoughts - thank you for the wake up call - why are we so hard on ourselves?
    3610 days ago
  • TURTLE24
    I like thta idea. Lolly
    3610 days ago
  • BUTTERFLYWINGZ
    Wow - your entry caught my eye & I love these pointers! Have a great day ~ Reneee
    3611 days ago
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