Avoid people who: Mess with your head. Intentionally and repeatedly do and say things that they know upset you. Expect you to prioritize them but refuse to prioritize you. Can't and won't apologise sincerely. Act like the victim when confro
Manipulative people latch on to empathetic targets and exploit their innate qualities. They find people who are easy-going, gentle and kind - who avoid conflict and seek to make others happy. The Problem: They reciprocate none of these things.
When a toxic person can no longer control you, they will try to control how others see you. The misinformation will feel unfair, but stay above it, trusting that other people will eventually see the truth just like you did.
Don't play the victim to circumstances you created. yes, a lot of people think you are a horrible person and want nothing to do with you. that's what happens when you lie to EVERYONE and they find out the truth.
"The less you respond to negative people the more peaceful your life will become." There is a tempation to fight back, isn't there. To respond like for like. But this only leads to more negativity coming back at you.