We are so quick to judge. So quick to remark. So quick to make assumptions. 1st impressions can lead us in the wrong direction. Think about all the people you wouldn't be acquainted with if you went by your first impression.
Today be more kind to others by having an open mind. Be a compassionate person. Be a better listener and not so much a talker. Everyone has a history and a story. Everyone is fighting their own demons. Everyone has times of feeling ashamed and embarrassed, self conscious and unsure. Put yourself in their shoes, what would you want someone to see in you that they may not see in the first minute of knowing you?
The Beyond Rules Recovery blog is written by people who are passionate about mental health and wants to spread the message of hope, resiliency, and recovery.