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What is self esteem?


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Answered 2017-10-26 19:12:24
  • Self-esteem is a way of thinking, feeling, and acting that implies that you accept, respect, trust, and believe in yourself.
  • Self-esteem is quiet confidence in one's own worth, dignity and abilities.
  • For information about how to increase or build your own self-esteem, see the page link, further down this page, listed under Related Questions.

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The confidence that you have in yourself. In other words, it's how good you feel about how you look or how you act and what sort of person you are.

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Answered 2013-10-21 00:00:26

Self esteem, in the simplest term, is a way for someone to reflect ones overall evaluation of their own self-worth. Its how we think of ourselves whether it is in a positive or negative light, which can tie into self-worth and self-respect. Hope this helps!

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