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The Dangers of Comparing Yourself to Others

Posted by on May 15, 2012 in Blog | 0 comments

The Dangers of Comparing Yourself to Others

Comparing ourselves to others is a behavior that could be helpful in some situations, like when we are competing in sports and need a marker in which we can measure the improvement we need to make. Or if we are learning a skill ,like knitting, and need to compare our skill to another persons to make sure we are doing it right. When we are children we observe the world around us to determine how to act towards others, how to share, or how to speak. We were sponges taking in the world around us so that we can learn how to be in that world. When does comparing yourself become dangerous? When...

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