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Humans 101

You’re Supposed to Be a Little Bit Selfish

Many of us neglect our own needs to avoid seeming self-centered — and then we wonder why we’re so unhappy

In my early twenties, the subject of “selfishness” came up frequently in my therapist’s office — specifically, my fear of being selfish. In my attempts to avoid selfishness…

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Rev Christie

She/Her ~ Contemplative Minister at Deep South Dharma and The Beautiful Human School on Teachable. Tip to donate to Buddhist Global Relief and relieve hunger.