How We Become Offended By Constant Negative Criticism

You just bath in everyone giving you positive praise, but it’s that one negative criticism that shoots you down. We’ve all been told we’re not good enough, just pathetic. This hurts, especially if it’s from someone you respect, or if the insult is by someone in authority.

Anyone who insults us directly, it stings. This could be our parents, our partners, or from complete strangers.

We are thin skinned, as we experience the pain once we’re mocked, rejected, or ignored by the cool kids, or angrily shamed or accused of …