Improving your self-worth is all about practice and constantly reminding yourself that you deserve to treat yourself better and feel good about who you are, your existence and your future. Here’s some important things you need to take care of if you seek to improve or strengthen your self-worth:
Don’t let the thought you aren’t good enough rent space in your head. Beginning to question your worth is the root of low self-confidence. Humans have the habit of thinking of the worth of things and seem to want to apply a value to nearly everything. We’re not all the same and we can’t be given the same value, questioning our value or that of others in terms of how important or how necessary we are in life is toxic. We were all born to find our own special place in this world and all of us are needed for something.
Shut your ears and open your eyes. The most important fact you have to keep in your head is that the opinion others have of you does not define your self-worth. Respect towards other people is essential, despite what you think of them, but respect doesn’t means you have to let their opinions affect the core of who you are. It’s a challenge to be completely repellent towards the things people say to devalue you, but once you do, you will feel much better about yourself.
Remove toxic people from your life. If somebody only has to say bad things about you, seems to nearly dedicate their life to making you feel bad about yourself and doesn’t sees the potential you have, don’t allow them a spot in your life. Distance yourself from them as much as possible and don’t believe in their words.
Acknowledge your talents and passions. Everybody things they’re absolutely crazy about and that they really enjoy. It doesn’t matter what it is or even if you’re not as good at what you enjoy doing as other people doing the same thing seem to be. Its the passion you have for those particular things makes you amazing in your own way, can inspire other people, can make other people laugh and has the potential to make you happy on a grey day. Don’t hide your talents or passions, don’t think you have to be perfect at what you’re doing, just do things that make you happy.
The wikipedia description of self esteem.