Mental strength involves more than just drive or willpower; it is a collection of attributes that allow a person to persevere through difficult circumstances and emerge without losing confidence by establishing healthy habits and choosing to devote their time and energy to self-improvement.
Extroverts are seen as gregarious, socially activate people who enjoy parties and being part of the crowd. While that may be true, but that is not the true meaning of extroversion. Basically, an extrovert is a person who is energized by being around other people. This is the opposite of an introvert who is energized by being alone. To be honest, I feel like extroverts are misunderstood and get bad raps just because we are more expressive compared to the introverts. Here are some of the things that people are constantly assuming about the extroverts.
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Have your insecurities ever caused you to feel unworthy or being not good enough? Yes, those nagging little things that you see in your life, that most others don’t even notice. It’s funny how we can see all out imperfections and this can sometimes leave our good qualities hidden just out of our view. I think the big problem is that we often compare ourselves to the people we see on social networks such as Instagram and Facebook. And with us comparing ourselves, it affects the way we view ourselves and others. Imperfection is beautiful. What you see as being imperfect and needing to be fixed is in fact part of what makes you you. And learning to accept your imperfections and owning it, makes you standout from others.
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Three weeks ago, I’ve tripped over a pothole in the sidewalk while running – and twisted an ankle. It hurt incredibly bad and I thought I might have broken it, so to the ER I went. I have been advised to stay off of my foot until it heals, so here I am – homebound.
I was never a homebody. I hated being stuck within the confines of anywhere. I had always been busy with work and would rather stay out of the house and roam around the Metro or go for an out-of-towner, especially on weekends, but I’ve noticed that being a homebody isn’t so bad either.
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It’s no secret that traveling opens our eyes, but today I’ll be sharing with you how traveling has changed me… for the better. I used to be a very rigid person, but traveling has helped me loosen up and expand my horizon. I’ve pushed myself to the limit, eaten new food, learned new dialect, conquered my fear of heights, overall it helped me break out of my comfort zone and enjoy what the world has to offer. Here are 12 life lessons that traveling has taught me.