Narcissistic mothers teach their daughters that love is not unconditional, that it is given only when they behave in accordance with maternal expectations and whims. As adults, these daughters have difficulty overcoming feelings of inadequacy, disappointment, emotional emptiness, and sadness.
"A daughter who doesn't receive validation from her earliest relationship with her motherlearns that she has no significance in the world and her efforts have no effect." Dr Karyl McBride - Diary of a Daughter of an Ignoring Narcissistic Mother: Accosted
Thirty Healing Affirmations for Daughters of Toxic Mothers, written by Rayne Wolfe, originally posted on the blog 8 Women Dream, but taken from Randi G. Fine at http://randigfine.com/30-healing-affirmations-for-daughters-of-toxic-mothers/.