Showing posts from April, 2016

Give Yourself a Boost

I believe that confidence comes from an awareness of one's current position in life. 
I'm not talking about the kind of confidence that teenagers gain from posting a selfie that receives a lot of likes, or the confidence that teenagers feel when they have a hot date to an event, or even the confidence that they can feel from getting a good grade on a test that they studied super hard for. Don't get me wrong, these things do bring happiness and increase someone's idea of their worth, but how long do those kind of boosts last?
Realizing the condition that your life is in, understanding why your life is in that condition, and being honest about how life for you is, will provide a foundation for lasting confidence. When you learn more about where you are in life, you can learn more about yourself and those around you. You can learn what cycles and habits are causing the pain that you are facing so that you can learn to break the cycles and prevent further pain. You can le…