Self-Pity

“Feeling sorry for yourself is one of the strongest, most addictive narcotics known to man. It feels so good to feel so bad. Self-pity arises so easily, seems so plausible, and proves so hard to shake off.”

– David Powlison, Journal of Biblical Counseling (Summer 2007, Vol. 25, No. 3) p. 7.

Source: Tony Reinke

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