I Want to Be Proud of Myself

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 187 People

    I'd Like to Be Proud of My...

    I'd like to be proud of myself but don't think I've got much that I should be proud of.
    FranzJosef FranzJosef
    26-30, M
    Aug 31, 2007


    I am so hard on myself. I have yet to accept anything of me to be really proud of. My husband tells me so many good things about me that I dont see. One day I hope to see all these things that others see in me and be proud of them. I have very low self-esteem and self worth. It...
    picgirl picgirl
    31-35, F
    Dec 22, 2007

    I always felt that I wasn't good enough.

    Not for my family, not for my job, not for my friends or lovers. Looking back, I can see, it was all my perception. I had great times. I had good parents, wonderful kids, fine friends and (let's leave the lovers out of this story). I had my own business for 35 years and I...
    Serenitree1 Serenitree1
    70+, F
    Dec 23, 2015

    And In a Lot of Ways, I Am Pro...

    And in a lot of ways, I am proud of myself. Made lots of positive changes past few years.
    dmwinchester dmwinchester
    36-40, M
    Aug 31, 2007

    Heading In the Right Direction

    I've change a bit over the past few years.  Got clean & sober.  Now moving forward in my life.  I'd like to say I don't regret the past, because you can learn alot from those expierences, but I sometimes wish I'd taken another path.  I am going back to...
    darlene darlene
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Sep 7, 2007

    Yes, Because Honestly I Think ...

    Yes, because honestly I think I'm doing pretty damn good compared to how I was doing for awhile there. But I let little things get to me too easily. It just takes a week of long hours to really drag me down and think I'm going nowhere. Or one Italian quiz that's not a HD :-S But...
    onewingedangel onewingedangel
    22-25, F
    Aug 31, 2007

    Not Much to Be Proud Of.

    I don't feel I have anything to be proud of. I have very little self-confidence and this all-too often makes me back away from trying new things because I'm sure I'll fail.
    Meggi51 Meggi51
    51-55, F
    May 13, 2008

    I feel like I've been failing throughout my

    life. School, relationships. I just want a happy life. I want to do something that I can be proud of.
    SarahLovesEverything SarahLovesEverything
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 23, 2015
More Stories