taught to hate? At what point in our life is it instilled in us that in
order to be successful, important or accepted we must belittle others. That
lashing out is not only condoned, but encouraged? That somehow these actions
will in turn raise our own self-worth?
though, is that hate is a learned behavior. It is something we are taught
from a very young age and it only grows more pronounced over time if it is not
nipped in the bud.
business that really stuck with me, and I think it is quite fitting with
regards to behavior, as well. This:
I have been a fighter all my life. I had cancer as a child.
During that time, I fought for acceptance in my appearance, improvement in my health, and
quite frankly, for my life. I am an entrepreneur. In this I fight regularly for
respect, sales and growth. There are more examples of course, but the point is
simple. We all have our own battles and we always will. But the way in which we
handle them is how we will define ourselves.
less-than in order to build our own self-worth. Instead I let us pursue the
opposite. Let’s empower one another and raise each other up.