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Quiet Confidence and the Perils of “Trying Too Hard” – Self Improvement Article

When most people picture “confidence” in their minds, they see it as loud and boisterous – but confidence can also be very quiet and reserved. In fact, everyone has their own version of “confidence” depending on their personality. This was a key lesson I had to learn while trying to improve my own confidence over the years. As someone who struggled a lot with low self-esteem and low self-worth when I was younger, confidence was one of my main focuses…

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6 Reasons Why Others Opinions of You Don’t Matter at All — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

“Other people’s opinions of you are just that – their own opinions. And even though you might think their opinions of you matter, they really don’t.” ~ Luminita D. Saviuc How many times did you allow others’ opinions of you to keep you from being the person you dream of being? How many times did you allow ‘their’ opinions of you to distract you from living your life your way? What other people think of is none of your business. And…

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On Having the Courage to Disappoint Your Family to Be True to Yourself — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

“There comes a time in life when you are asked to disappoint your family to be true to yourself. And if you dare to say ‘no’ to yourself – out of a fear of rejection and abandonment, and ‘yes’ to them – out of a need for approval and validation, chances are that you will regret it for the rest of your life.” ~ Luminita D. Saviuc There is something about family that makes us behave in bizarre ways. Something…

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