Do you feel you sometimes measure your self-worth based on the success of others?
As a mother of 3 yes. I always catch myself measuring my self worth on how my children are doing in behavior, school, or just in general. As for others in the world, I couldn't care less about how they compare to me.
Yes. What are my ex's doing? What are other's my age doing? Do I match up? Am I ahead? What do I need to do to get there?
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by Andrew Spacey3 years ago
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by krisingreen6 years ago
Why do people measure another person's worth through material gain?
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