BrandBacker Member 6 Reasons Why You Should Start Putting Yourself First

6 Reasons Why You Should Start Putting Yourself First

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

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Take a long look at your life and ask yourself: how often do you put yourself first? Many people don’t put themselves first through fear of appearing selfish. They do things for others ten times over before they will do them for themselves. If you’re the kind of person who avoids putting themselves first, these reasons are for you, babe.

1. If You’re Not Filling Your Gas Tank, You Can’t Carry Passengers

Putting yourself first is not selfish at all. If you're not filling your own tank, how on earth can you expect to carry passengers with you? You need to be your best self before you can properly care for anybody else, and yet most people just don’t do this at all. If you really want to support people the best you can, whether a spouse or a child, you need to make sure that you’re taken care of, too.

 

2. Nobody Is Going To Do It For You

There isn’t a soul out there who is going to take care of you exactly the way you need to be taken care of. Make sure you look out for number one! (That's you!)

 

3. When You’re Frazzled You Are More At Risk Of Illness And Injury

If you’re not putting yourself first,