I Belittle Myself

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 122 People

    I Think I Do Belittle Mysel...

    I think I do belittle myself a bit too much at times. I have always had a deep set feeling that I am just not good enough. I tend to give up or walk away from people and oppertunities because I feel inadequate. I was bought up the old fashioned way, "Children should be seen...
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    3 Responses Jan 27, 2009

    I Get Physical Pleasure

    No one can tear me apart as well as I can belittle myself. I will find the most hurtful things (who knows better than oneself what cuts to the quick?) and run them through my head repeatedly. Degrading my physical appearance, my intelligence, my accomplishments, my interactions...
    Groush Groush
    46-50, M
    Jul 16, 2012


    for me its not belittling more than it is realizing what I am and what my flaws are and why I suck at life.
    31-35, M
    1 Response Oct 25, 2013

    The Source of Hindrance.

    Since I was young my parents never had to discipline me because I would always think up a punishment on my own and fallow through with it. I know it seems beyond psycho and way off for a normal kid to do but I have always been different. Because of this I focused on every action...
    Orphic Orphic
    22-25, M
    Feb 16, 2008

    I Belittle Myself Too Much! (oh, There I Go Again...)

    I don't really know why. Everyone in my life is generally supportive, and there have been very few people who have conciously tried to bring me down and feel bad about myself, but I still do the same thing to myself all the time. Someone will compliment me and I won't know what...
    JonFurniss JonFurniss
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jun 11, 2008


    yes i do but then i'm such an easy target for it
    ihaveanameitsrick ihaveanameitsrick
    46-50, M
    16 Responses Jan 27, 2009

    It Is Just a Part of Me...

    It's not something I turn on and off like a water tap. I belittle myself daily, whether serious or jokingly. I can't stop. I don't deserve to feel good about myself. Why should I?
    drcynic drcynic
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Feb 21, 2008
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