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I believe in the power of self awareness. To achieve self awareness we need to focus on ourselves instead of others.

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The Danger of Comparing Yourself to Others - Farnam Street

The Danger of Comparing Yourself to Others - Farnam Street

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Comparing ourselves to others allows them to drive our behavior. Sometimes this comparison is motivating and sometimes it’s destructive.

At worst, when we compare ourselves to others we end up focusing our energy on bringing them down instead of raising ourselves up.

your focus and energy is placed on what you’re capable of now and how you can improve yourself.

Life becomes about being a better version of yourself. And when that happens, your effort and energy go toward upgrading your personal o...

Compare yourself to who you were yesterday.

  • Think of anything you want to achieve. Learn and practice that.
  • Learn to know yourself. Observe your thoughts 💭.
  • Make your self care plan like having a coffee ☕ or tea 🍵, set a good and healthy diet, make excercise regimen or take a stroll in your surroundings to enjoy nat...

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