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The Ability To Laugh At Yourself: What it Says About You

February 3, 2021 By Cameron Sewick

Our willingness to laugh at ourselves tells a story about us. In the first place, it suggests that we may be aware of our flaws. Most of us would like to assume that it also suggests an acceptance of those flaws. Indeed it may, but it could likewise suggest an element of self-loathing. The difference is in our intent. If we consider the motivations of an individual who jokes about themselves, we will know whether to laugh alongside them. Likewise, if we consider our own motivations, we might come to better understand our needs; if we do, we may meet those needs in positive, constructive ways.…more »

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