Chances are that we have had several situations in which we thought about ourselves first, and not the other. And we did not really reason or reflect much before we said something about someone.
Time is something personal to you. Nobody can take your time away from you. You keep it, use it, waste it or lose it; it’s always in your hands. It’s yours.
Everyone needs defences in order to hold up during demanding times. Some do it smartly; others use inappropriate techniques that set one up for failure.
You revealed a smile on your face yes; but was there a small, tiny, minuscule shadow of a monster within you that felt a tiny but nagging pang of envy?
Brain cells or neurons can alter their protein structure, reorganize themselves by forming new connections and allow us to be someone we had never imagined; or rather imagined but not believed in.