Criticism can hurt, but it will never hurt you as much as you can hurt yourself. Disregarding criticism as “hate” does more damage to you.
Since the rise of individualism, people have lived like islands for decades. But crises in life have shown us that building bridges is the most meaningful thing we can do for the future of humanity.
Let’s be honest: people can be irritating. However, when you’re irritated, it’s likely not them, but rather you mismanagement of negative emotions.
Tearing apart the body of your primary interests in life will reveal an infrastructure of purpose that you’ve been unconsciously following for years.
People settle for an unfulfilling life out of fear. Unfortunately, this fear of short-term failure is enough to reduce rising-stars to a sad existence.