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Disappointment Panda

Disappointment Panda

Disappointment Panda is a fictional bear who has the superpower of telling people the harsh truth about themselves. Manson uses Disappointment Panda to represent the part of ourselves that is afraid of failure, rejection, and disappointment.

"Disappointment Panda would be the hero that none of us would want but all of us would need. He'd be the proverbial vegetables to our mental diet of junk food. …He'd be the one who tells us the truth, even when we don't want to hear it."

Mark Manson argues that we need to embrace Disappointment Panda and learn to accept the harsh truths about ourselves. 

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allisoncole

International aid/development worker

Mark Manson is the bad boy of self-help. Really enjoyed his ideas

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