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Self-love is NOT narcissistic

Self love is a funny concept, isn’t it? We are always taught that you should not be too prideful, arrogant, or boastful. Perhaps this is why self love can be such a tricky concept to grasp and then put into practice. It is important to know that self love and narcissism are two very different things and should not be confused for one another. Here are some of the main differences between these two concepts so that you can fully understand self love and learn why it is not about vanity or selfishness!


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The explanation of Self-Love❤

On the other hand, self love is essentially about taking responsibility for one’s mental, physical, and spiritual well-being. Those who practice self love have good self esteem, because they can both appreciate their accomplishments in a realistic manner while also recognizing where they are weak...


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The definition between self-love and narcissism

First of all, let’s start off with some definitions, shall we?

Narcissism: excessive or erotic interest in oneself and one's physical appearance.

Self-Love: regard for one's own well-being and happiness.


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The explanation of narcissist

Essentially, a narcissist may seem like she has self love in spades, but the truth of the matter is that her self love is not based in reality. A narcissist is someone who is overly confident and who turns a blind eye to her weaknesses and imperfections, while overblowing her positive qualiti...


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Choose love over fears:)


Lectures Are Not Learning

Most of us believe that lecture time is learning time, but the fact is that they are only effective when one is already familiar with the material being taught.

Introduction of new concepts during a one hour lecture does not make us grasp it fully, but the hard work is to...


It seems that recently the idea of 'self' as in 'self-love', 'self-made', 'self-care' etc. has been gaining more and more importance especially in the Western culture.

While the self can be perceived as both an internal and external entity connected to the outside world, one should be awa...

Setting boundaries

Setting boundaries

We live in a society that celebrates kindness, compassion, and resiliency to the point of toxicity. 

Being selfish is simply a bad trait. But, sometimes, selfishness is self-love.

Setting boundaries is fine. Selfishness is fine. People should not be compelled to cater to the whims of ...

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