Straight and Curly Ep 32: Self-compassion vs Laziness


Why do self-improvement junkies find self-compassion difficult? The guys at say it really well:

“It’s a strategy that feels wrong. Perhaps because it sounds vaguely like giving ourselves an easy out for mistakes, and thereby lowering our standards.”

It’s this tension that Carly and I talk about today. Because sometimes, we need to take a break from constant self-improvement and striving, and just be a bit lazy!

And we need to be ok with that.


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