“I no longer have patience for certain things, not because I’ve become arrogant, but simply because I reached a point in my life where I do not want to waste more time with what displeases me or hurts me. I have no patience for cynicism, excessive criticism and demands of any nature. I lost the will to please those who do not like me, to love those who do not love me and to smile at those who do n
I have written a blog post about criticism here earlier.
Some people openly criticize you. They might say, "I do not mince words" or "I am very frank". But evaluate whether you you want to stay with negativity or walk away.
For example a plain jane girl I knew, who would never really take care of herself in any which way (health, fitness, beauty, fashion), would always remark seeing my carefully done nail art- "Yuck!"
It clearly sounded so full of jealousy. A remark of a loser who could not take care of herself.
What was the best thing for me to do? Walk away and also continue to enjoy life, that is beautiful.