Search by Search ID or Tag or use the Advanced Search
"Look, I don't like feeling sorry for myself, but I think if you want something done right you have to do it yourself."
"I cried because I had no shoes, the I met a horse who had no hooves, and a turtle who had no smoking jacket, and I laughed, because of something funny I remembered."
"There you go, self-mythologizing your childhood again!"
Tags:myth, myths, self-myth, self-mythologize, self-mythologise, self mythologize, self mythologise, childhood myth, childhood myths, folklore, psychology, psychobabble, psychologic, self-analysis, self-pity, therapy, self-absorbed, narcissistic, self-obsessed, egocentric, blame, shame, children, child, childhood, parent, parents, self-understanding, analysis, analyze, introspect, introspection, resent, resentment, medusa, greek myth, greek mythology
The Despondent Clause
Tags:depressed, depression, melancholic, melancholics, mental health, mental state, mental states, mental illness, teacher, teachers, lesson, lessons, grammatical, clause, clauses, sad, melancholy, schools, class, classes, education, school, despondent, friends, overweight, unpopular, self-pity, teacher, self-esteem, classroom, classrooms
'Why...Why not me? What did I do wrong, I work hard...why don't they like me?'
'He's over the flu, but he hasn't recuperated from the lack of pity.'
'Has there ever been such a sickly group of rugged individualists.'
Instead of feeling sorry for yourself. . .feel sorry for those who have to work with you!
Tags:country song, country songs, country, country music, country and western, self-pity, self-pities, self-pitying, sad song, sad songs, mopey, mope, mopes, moping, depressing, depressing song, depressing songs, depression, award, awards, award ceremony, award ceremonies, award winner, award winners, award winning, song, songs, hit, hits, country chart, country chart, country charts
'Quit blubbering. This is why I hate taking you shopping.'
'Blah, blah, blah… Blah, blah, blah… Finally, here it is: ‘Hand over the money.' You could have spared us the sob story.'
"Not that any of YOU care, but I was up until 2:00 a.m. preparing today's exam on the Martyr Complex."
'Hey, it's not all bad - At least you've got SELF-pity.'
'Instead of feeling sorry for yourself, feel sorry for the ones who have to live with you.'
Tired of feeling sorry for yourself? For $20 I will feel sorry for you.
Wallowing in elf pity...
it's much better to take the initiative and make a bundle instead of being self-pitying!
Clarence N. Dribb, One-Man Special Victims Unit.
Daily Meditations for Perpetual Victims
Tags:victim, mentality, attitude, self-centered, self-pity, meditation, book, victimization, power, powerless, resilience, passive, passivity, blame, victimhood, personality, trait, disorder, misfortune, suffer, abuse, injustice, harm, learned, helpless, helplessness, whine, whining, bemoan, bewail, complain, grandiose, grandiosity, paranoid, paranoia, attention-seeking, self-indulgent, mood, wallow, responsibility, addiction, addictive, emotion, psychology, drama, sympathy, melancholy, sad, pain
"The usual, Bernie."
Tags:white male privilege, double standard, race, race relations, double standard, white, conspiracy, conspiracy theory, drink the kool-aid, self-pity, self pity, men, male, pride, sensitive, sensitivity, aggrieved, grievance, attitude, aggression, aggressive, bar, pub, saloon, drinking, alcohol, attitude, patriarchy, sexist, drinks order, drinks orders
"In my experience, Ted, the true size of the person is measured by the size of what disturbs him..."
Tags:small, small-minded, small mindedness, small-mindedness, small minded, pettiness, petty, intolerant, short-sighted, selfish, self-centered, sensitive, overly, overly sensitive, touchy, angry, hypersensitive, hyper-sensitive, bad-tempered, testy, personality, anger, angry, self-pity, self-pitying, emotion, emotional, problem, problems, disturb, disturbance, cope, coping, coping skills, problem-solve, adapt, adaptation, resilience, resilient, childish, petulant, petulance