this may be the greatest thing i've ever wasted my time on

-theywerewrong  asked:

I have a big problem with insecurity. I can see any other female and I automatically compare myself to them. I don't understand how I can hate myself so much. I've prayed about it, but I still feel so down.

“Comparison is the thief of joy.” -Theodore Roosevelt.

It adds no value, meaning, or fulfillment to our lives, it deprives us from joy.

I’ve struggled with it most of my life. I’ve suffered from low self-esteem pretty much always. I used to find literally anything as proof that another girl is ‘better than me’. I still can’t believe the number of years I had spent feeling unhappy about something that didn’t even have any validity to begin with. It was just all in my head.

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