Why Living for Yourself Is Not the Same as Being Selfish

By |2020-02-26T01:04:06+03:00May 21st, 2019|Categories: Personal Growth, Self-Improvement|Tags: , |

There are a lot of rumours going around that living for yourself equates to selfishness. These rumours really need to be debunked. Living for yourself is commonly perceived to be selfish and egotistical. This perception leads most of us to not do what truly makes us happy and spending too much time serving others. Believing this makes it easy to fall into the trap of simply going along with what we are told and what other people want. This can leave us feeling unsatisfied and

8 Signs of a One-Sided Relationship That Most People Ignore

By |2020-02-28T13:31:14+03:00May 17th, 2019|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , |

When you’re in love, you often miss the signs that your relationship is getting one-sided. Could it be? Could you be in this type of situation? It’s easy to fall into the trap of a one-sided relationship. In the beginning, everything seems perfect. This is mainly due to the fact that you’re seeing things through what some call “rose-colored glasses”. This means your relationship looks and feels amazing, and the new love is so strong it covers all faults and imperfections…even the one-sided traits. When

10 Signs of a Selfish Relationship and How It Hinders Your Personal Growth

By |2018-11-06T17:06:28+03:00November 6th, 2018|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

Could you be in a selfish relationship without even realizing it? Pay close attention to the signs below, especially if you are in the initial stage of a relationship. Most people enter into a relationship, thinking more about what they can gain from it rather than what they can offer to make it special. A selfish relationship is where this pattern persists and, as a result, hinders the personal development of one or both partners. The purpose of a relationship is not to have another

How to Recognize a Narcissistic Friend in Your Life

By |2019-08-12T00:12:17+03:00October 18th, 2017|Categories: Relationships & Social Life, Social Life|Tags: , , , , , , |

You’ve heard of narcissistic intimate relationships that cause all sorts of trouble, but what about that narcissistic friend? There are numerous articles which talk about narcissistic intimate relationships – you can use the signs to discover if your husband or wife is actually a toxic person. But many people never even think about close friends as being narcissistic. A narcissistic friend can also make your life less than savory, in fact, they can make things worse instead of better when you confide in them. Are

8 Annoying Things You May Be Doing That Push People Away

By |2020-02-25T23:39:42+03:00April 10th, 2017|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life, Social Life|Tags: , , , , , |

There are some annoying things some people do that push others away. While some people effortlessly make friends left and right, others have a more difficult time. Are you one of those people who wonder why they can’t seem to keep a friend? It’s possible you have certain traits that others find annoying. Subtle actions may be producing negative tension between you and your friends, without you even realizing it! Here are 8 questions you should ask yourself, along with some tips on reversing negative

It’s Time to End a Friendship If These 7 Things Happen

By |2020-03-25T17:48:40+03:00December 31st, 2016|Categories: Relationships & Social Life, Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

Do you feel the need to just end a friendship? Sometimes certain friendships can be extremely toxic to your life. They end up bringing the worst out of you, or worse, they just add to your problems. It doesn’t matter how long you’ve been friends with someone - if they aren’t good for you, there comes a time they should leave your life. This is when you understand that you need to end a friendship for your own good. Below are signs that you might

4 Ways Being Selfish Is A Good Thing!

By |2020-03-25T17:48:51+03:00July 19th, 2014|Categories: Relationships, Self-Improvement|Tags: |

All through my life, I’ve been the kind of person who put other people’s needs first, whether that’s a lover, a friend or a boss. It was as if I couldn’t express my own wants and desires, so I lived totally and utterly to please others. Looking back I know that I didn’t think I was good enough or worthy enough to be who I was or to ask for what I wanted. I’d hide behind the façade of someone who was a good laugh,