Healthy self-confidence involves respect and trust. This means some maturity – taking responsibility for our own emotions, attitudes, and actions. We respect ourself so we don’t put ourself down. We respect others so we don’t put others down. In this way we gain trust that we are doing the right thing both for ourself and others.
If you have a sense of caring for others, you will manifest a kind of inner strength in spite of your own difficulties and problems. With this strength, your own problems will seem less significant […]
Being altruistic does not mean totally rejecting our own interest or neglecting oneself, this is a misunderstanding. In fact, the kind of altruism that focuses on the well-being of others arises from a very courageous […]