How would you describe the way you usually relate to other people —controlling them or being dependent on them, or varying between the two? Or some other way? THE DEPRESSED ANONYMOUS WORKBOOK (P.17)
So many times we want people to like us and by this we let others control how we feel. We lose our selves the more our self and our behavior and the way we look at ourselves is dictated by whether they approve of us or don’t approve of us.