Why You Need To Learn How To Stand Up For Yourself
There are 2 kinds of people in this world, the people who stand up for themselves and the people who don’t and expect other people to stand up for them. You have to learn how to be assertive
or how to stand up for yourself just because if you don’t you may get pushed around and be forced to do things that you don’t want to do.
It is a good idea to be a good person, but that doesn’t mean you have to give into what everyone else tells you. You don’t have to let yourself get walked all over in order to be a good person. Sometimes you just have to stand up for yourself and your way of life.
When you don’t you give the power to someone else. They effectively own you. Even if you let someone else stand up for you that is still not ok because in that case you are giving the power to them. There will always be people who try to take advantage of nice guys. Even though you are nice to others doesn’t mean they will be nice to you.
I’m not saying you should be a jerk to everyone you meet. After all “an eye for an eye makes the whole world blind” but sometimes you just have to stand up for what you believe in and to not let other people push you around. It is the only way to truly be free in this world.
If you need to get some inspiration to do it here are some quotes about courage
that you can check out. There is a lot of wisdom in them. Just remember to be your own man and be true to yourself and you should be find in the long run.
Nobody can break the spirit of the man who refuses to keep fighting. Sometimes that is all it ever comes down too.