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Speak up and refuse to let others hurt you.
Throughout your lifetime some people will discredit you, disrespect you.
They will treat you poorly for no apparent reason at all.
Don’t consume yourself with trying to change them or win their approval.
Leave them to their own judgments.
Or let them walk away.
They can’t harm you either way.
It’s their understanding that is faulty – not yours.
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Hi I’m Karen Salmansohn, founder of NotSalmon. My mission is to offer you easy-to-understand insights and tools to empower you to bloom into your happiest, highest potential self. I use playful analogies, feisty humor, and stylish graphics to distill big ideas – going as far back as ancient wisdom from Aristotle, Buddhism and Darwin to the latest research studies from Cognitive Therapy, Neuro Linquistic Programming, Neuroscience, Positive Psychology, Quantum Physics, Nutritional Studies – and then some.