I am not here to encourage you to give a compliment every time you have the chance (but please do so).
I am writing this to help you ACCEPT the compliments you get in life.
That’s right, many times a compliment fails to boost one’s self esteem or overcome insecurities because of the fear it will make you seem self-absorbed.
We often refuse to accept compliments instead of focusing on the meaning behind them.
This video from the ‘The Science of Love’ shows an experiment that proves the power of compliments, if you accept them.