Tag: Rejection

Why Is It Difficult To Accept Rejection

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Rejection hurts. But the real rejection is self-rejection. If you don’t reject yourself, no one can reject you. Rejection happens within you.

You don’t fear rejection. You fear the problems after rejection. If you want to deal with that, you must first accept yourself. Without self- acceptance, you cannot fight or cope with the issues that come with rejection. According to Bo Bennett, “It is not rejection itself that people fear; it is the possible consequences of rejection.” If you want to build a great life, you must conquer the fear of rejection. You must be in love with yourself. Love conquers everything. If you feel rejected, love yourself even more. With love, rejection is meaningless. With love, your world is bigger than rejection.

It Is Not Rejection Itself That People Fear

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Why do we fear rejection? Because it hurts!

Let us be real here. Are we scared of rejection? Or Are we scared of the consequences of rejection? I don’t know, but Bo Bennett writes, “It is not rejection itself that people fear, it is the possible consequences of rejection. Preparing to accept those consequences and viewing rejection as a learning experiences that will bring you closer to success, will not only help you to conquer the fear of rejection, but help you to appreciate rejection itself.”

“It is not rejection itself that people fear, it is the possible consequences of rejection.”-

Bo Bennett

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