Category Archives for "Self Esteem"

Is it ok to be selfish?

I was raised in rural Ireland, where I currently live. There is a prevailing culture here which values what others think of you above just about everything else. There seems to be a desperate need for approval amongst most people. As I have stressed many times, approval is like a disease that causes us to […]

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What it means to love yourself

​I have always stressed the importance of loving yourself. Where I come from, if somebody says that you love yourself; it is intended as an insult. But, loving yourself is the most natural thing in the world. It is not about having fancy ideas and notions about yourself. Love is a verb and as such, loving yourself […]

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