If someone can be happy for others who are doing better than them in life, believe that they are confident in their own decisions.
They believe the future can be better than the present.
Be the bigger person and try to imagine what wounds made them act the way they did.
Real self-respect is knowing what’s worth standing up for, but it’s also knowing that being confrontational rarely gets you what you want.
Holding tightly to outdated opinions of others. People change. Let them show you who they are, and believe them when they do.
We are so disinclined to shield our mental space, our energy, the time we have in a day – yet that is all our lives really amount to in the end.
The key to their success was not rushing to “make it,” but in slowly becoming the people who deserved a lifetime of success.
Hurt people hurt people – it’s as simple as that.
In fact, for a while, it will feel like you’re working harder than ever, and yet standing right in the same place.
They are not overtly rude, but somehow leave you feeling upset and insulted every time they see you.