Charity they say begins at home, and it’s very important to love yourself. It’s not selfish to love yourself, as long as you go about it the right way.
These are 5 very important reasons you should love yourself:
1. You know your value
You understand your worth and your value when you love yourself, and when you know how valuable you are, you wouldn’t succumb to the trash people throw at you. People will value you more when you value yourself.
2. You can love others better
When you are able to love yourself genuinely, you then make it easy to love others as well. When your heart is full of love; you wouldn’t find it difficult to see the good in others, and live without jealousy. You’ll love people more and be kinder and more generous to others, when you love yourself.
3. You experience peace
When you love yourself, you feel peace within you; you feel contented with yourself, and you feel grateful for all the things going on in your life, even when things seem to be going the wrong way.
4. You don’t live in competition with others
When you love yourself, you won’t be in competition with anyone; you would be contented and satisfied with what you have, and you wouldn’t be envious of other people’s success.
5. You make it easy for people to love you
The kind of life you live when you love yourself makes it easier for people to love you. People feel more comfortable with you when they know you value yourself, you are at peace with yourself and you aren’t in competition with anyone.
Loving yourself is probably the best thing you can do for yourself.