When I was really depressed, I used to get easily offended at just about everything. I (unfortunately) took everything as a personal attack against me, even when it wasn't, and I pretty much thought that people were mean and out to get me in particular. I can say from experience that it's not a fun way to live your life, so I'm glad that one of the things I left behind along with my depression was being offended by everything. Here's how I stopped being easily offended and lightened up a…

How I Stopped Being Easily Offended

When I was really depressed, I used to get easily offended at just about everything. I (unfortunately) took everything as a personal attack against me, even when it wasn't, and I pretty much thought that people were mean and out to get me in particular. I can say from experience that it's not a fun way to live your life, so I'm glad that one of the things I left behind along with my depression was being offended by everything. Here's how I stopped being easily offended and lightened up a…

Being constantly offended doesn't mean you're right.  It just means you're too narcissistic to tolerate opinions different than yours.

Being constantly offended doesn't mean you're right. It just means you're too narcissistic to tolerate opinions different than yours.

The other day on Twitter I saw the following statement – “An unconventional sign of strength and power: Not being easily offended.” Then today, I found this picture on Pinterest:

The other day on Twitter I saw the following statement – “An unconventional sign of strength and power: Not being easily offended.” Then today, I found this picture on Pinterest:

10 Ways You Can Stop Being So EASILY Offended | Meant to be Happy

10 Ways You Can Stop Being So EASILY Offended | Meant to be Happy

Devise2bWise: Are You Offended by Easily Offended People?...Devise2bWise: Practical knowledge + biblical principles= success!!!!

Devise2bWise: Are You Offended by Easily Offended People?...Devise2bWise: Practical knowledge + biblical principles= success!!!!

People who get offended operate on a purely emotional level fostered by their insecurity.    Being easily offended is a lot like worry; it keeps you busy and achieves nothing.  ~R. H. Lelchuk

People who get offended operate on a purely emotional level fostered by their insecurity. Being easily offended is a lot like worry; it keeps you busy and achieves nothing. ~R. H. Lelchuk

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