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I Want to Talk About Self Esteem

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 72 People

    Zelaleme Zelaleme 51-55, F 2 Responses Apr 9

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    Hey!

    How is everyone doing this fine day?
    retiredfather retiredfather 61-65, M 7 Responses Jul 11, 2009

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    Don't Have Any

    i was crushed from an early age from my parents so i never had any so how can i get some ?
    wotaloser wotaloser 36-40, M Jul 16, 2011

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    Base Three - Family Support

    Almost self explainatory. Lack of family support is almost a direct path to low self esteem. We could fill volumes on this main base cause.
    retiredfather retiredfather 61-65, M 2 Responses Jun 20, 2009

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    Base One Virtue

     Virtue is moral excellence. iCharacter trait or quality valued as being good. The opposite of virtue is vice.                            ...
    retiredfather retiredfather 61-65, M 2 Responses Jun 19, 2009

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    tlee5001 tlee5001 22-25, F Jul 21, 2014

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    Hi - My Name Is Mary

    Hi, My name is Mary and I am one of RetiredFather's summer interns. I would like to talk about self esteem and how I can feel good about themself.
    retiredfather retiredfather 61-65, M 5 Responses Jun 7, 2009

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    Do You Talk to Yourself?

     Negative self talk kills self esteem. 1) What names do you call yourself 2) When you make a mistake - do you call yourself and idiot or a loser? 3) Who talked to you this way in the past. 4) Way do you still listen to them?        ...
    retiredfather retiredfather 61-65, M 16 Responses Jun 18, 2009

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    BASE Two-god's Love

    Individuals perception on how God effects and controls the emotions in their lives.
    retiredfather retiredfather 61-65, M 10 Responses Jun 20, 2009

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    Self Esteem Is Different From Self Confidence

     In psychology - self esteem is a person's evaluation of their own self worth.It's like a self inventory.  Self confidence is an attitude that allows people to have a positive view of themselves and their lives. It's related to one's personal; beliet in their own...
    retiredfather retiredfather 61-65, M 3 Responses Jun 7, 2009

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    Low Self Esteem Vs High Self Esteem

    L.S.E results in a poor self image. Your self image is based on weel weel you see yourself. L.S.E. feeds your negative thinking  and makes you believe negative comments from others. H.S.E. is the opposite if L.S.E. If you have H.S.E you will be self motivated, happy and...
    retiredfather retiredfather 61-65, M Jun 18, 2009

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    Bases For Self Esteem

    According to Crocker and Wolfe - 2001 - Contingencies of self worth. People differ in their beliefs for self esteem. This beliefs form bases - or what they need to do or who they need to be to classify themselves as a person of worth.       ...
    retiredfather retiredfather 61-65, M 1 Response Jun 19, 2009

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    I have incredible low self worth. I have been through a lot in my life, and I realize that I haven't lived that long of a life, but when your whole life you are made to believe...
    AlliesWorld AlliesWorld 22-25, F 4 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I got bullied in high school by a bunch of girls. They treated me really badly like someone who wasn't worthy of being their friends. My best friend, only nice friend, eventually...
    Justventingg Justventingg 18-21, F 3 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    I need a friend for support when I want to binge and purge. and to help keep me from being consumed in eating disorder land
    yafeelmepenguin yafeelmepenguin 18-21, F 18 hrs ago

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    Now just think for a moment if Harley Quinn and the Joker were a creepypasta...THINK ABOUT IT....
    CREEPYSTALKER1800 CREEPYSTALKER1800 13-15 2 days ago

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    Don't cheat, break up. Why do people think this is okay? No one wants to get cheated on. Grow up.
    EvoKinevil EvoKinevil 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    I have low self esteem because of the way people treated me especially people I was in relationships with mainly guys I feel like I have to settle because I probably won't find...
    spiritualvirgo82 spiritualvirgo82 31-35, F 2 days ago

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    I think people should embrace their sexuality and talking about it gives us the opportunity to understand it.... Hearing other people's experiences can enlighten us & inspire us to...
    Curiousmissy Curiousmissy 31-35, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    The fรปck cheating is of course, to blame. The victim in the relationship could be the one doing their best to hold the relationship together and such. I was not that guy. I was...
    Spagoodles Spagoodles 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I have such a low self esteem, it's very frustrating. Recently I've fallen for a guy from my work and I can't even get myself to talk to him. Maybe he is married... How could I...
    DaNiZn DaNiZn 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    I sat with my girlfriends, The Coffee House Divas. Our golden window, to reconnect just before the evening rush hour traffic clears. Making it easier to get back to our respective...
    Strawberrygiggles Strawberrygiggles 41-45, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    i enjoy talking about past experiences with other men that i have had. was not always bi but i had my first experience seperated from my first wife and it was very erotic and...
    stlguy45 stlguy45 41-45, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My first intense experience... My wife was contacted by a guy on OKC, who also sent a message to me. He and I hit it off pretty well, on friend level. My wife and he also clicked...
    contextualshift contextualshift 36-40, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I was overweight growing up. From when I was about 6 to sometime after I turned 12 when I began to realize how terrible my eating habits had gotten. After being about 160lbs in 5th...
    Elliearellano Elliearellano 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I'm asexual.. And I'm very ok with that I don't mind what people think.. I'm just putting it out there because I know a lot of people aren't very open about this sort of thing and...
    Justwondering223 Justwondering223 13-15, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    so, a guy asked me if I would sell him my old hairbands... anyone got experience in that area as either buyer or seller (he didn't seem to want to use them in the traditional way...
    SweetBloodAngel SweetBloodAngel 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    Anyone want to talk about tickling message me
    derek1820 derek1820 18-21, M Jul 23

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    My yes i love talking about experiences, even turns me on as I have a very good and wild imagination. Lol
    Paul2v Paul2v 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 23

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    Learnt all about it in Psychology and Sociology. When someone has low belief in you or keeps throwing insults saying the same thing over and over or when bullies call you certain...
    LittleMilwee LittleMilwee 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    i used to think of myself attractive and i do remember that like yesterday..i was one of those teenage guys who would do my hair for more an than an hour to make sure it looks...
    LegendBattles LegendBattles 26-30, M Jul 21

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    Actually I have lost ALL of my self-worth and self-esteem. I'm completely empty.
    1sososad 1sososad 46-50, M Jul 21

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    This is all natural no makeup and my hair natural ... I could never walk out like this in public . Do any of you guys know how I can be more confident in my natural self ? And also...
    adriannag0416 adriannag0416 13-15, F 6 Responses Jul 20

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    Hey i'm new to this site Any girls want to tickle chat???
    englishguy7127 englishguy7127 26-30, M Jul 18

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    What sucks about this is I'm the type of person who won't say anything about it if I do hear something said about me. I like to play things off in a way that shows that I don't...
    lovelikewoa1997 lovelikewoa1997 18-21, F Jul 17

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    Who wants to ๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜‰ I'm ready
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 17

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    These are 10 Assertive Rights I have as a human being that I have to say out loud 3 times a day... Assertive Right #1: I have the right to judge my own behavior, thoughts, and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Jul 17

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    For reasons unknown; I was never spanked; would like to finda mother to give me a spanking or to talk about one. Thank you in advance.
    spank1951 spank1951 41-45 1 Response Jul 17

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    I'm too ordinary. Nothing about me is different or stands out. Blond hair, blue eyes, proportional nose. So plain. Not to mention the self harm scars on my thighs. I'm surprised I...
    YoungOne1901 YoungOne1901 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 16

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    33 year old, my body is darn skinny only 48kg height 170 and all the girls I liked freaked out bcoz of my body. I been single far too long, and it seem no girls ever want a skinny...
    ausliajulz ausliajulz 31-35, M Jul 16

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    Okay, so, I have very big issues with my body. The biggest issue I have is that my boobs are very, very different sizes. I know that it is natural for our boobs to be different...
    alligryda alligryda 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 15

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    I always feel ugly... Not because I'm fat, but my face and skin looks ugly... My nose isn't nicely shaped (I got the pug-like nose genes from my dad), I have some facial hair (a...
    salmon140301 salmon140301 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 15

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