Sensitive people

“I used to dislike being sensitive. I thought it made me weak. But take away that single trait, and you take away the very essence of who I am. You take away my conscience, my ability to empathize, my intuition, my creativity, my deep appreciation of the little things, my vivid inner life, my keen awareness of others pain and my passion for it all.”

I'm tired of people referring to someone being emotional as something negative.

The Highly Sensitive Person   They are easily overwhelmed. Because HSPs notice more subtleties in their environment, they can quickly become overwhelmed by too much intensity, chaos and noise. If you are an HSP, you might often feel the need to withdraw into a darkened room or some other quiet sanctuary where you can find relief from overstimulation.   They are aware of subtleties that others miss. HSPs process more in a given situation. They also reflect more deeply...

Can quickly become overwhelmed by too much intensity, chaos and noise. You might often feel the need to withdraw into a darkened room or some other quiet sanctuary where you can find relief from overstimulation. Also reflect more deeply.

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This speaks right to my heart- how I wish some people knew what I felt

Being a Highly Sensitive Person (HSP) is a lot more complicated than people think. | 16 Graphs That Will Help You Understand Your Highly Sensitive Friends So Much Better

16 Graphs That Will Help You Understand Your Highly Sensitive Friends So Much Better

Being a Highly Sensitive Person (HSP) is a lot more complicated than people think. 16 Graphs That Will Help You Understand Your Highly Sensitive Friends So Much Better. "Absolutely all the feels. All the time.

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This made me tear up. “Sensitive people are the most genuine and honest people you will ever meet. There is nothing they won’t tell you about themselves if they trust your kindness. However, the moment you betray them, .

Too sensitive? Nah. It takes strength to be vulnerable.

"If anyone ever dismisses you for being too sensitive, ask yourself this: Who is more fragile? The person who is brave enough to say when something hurts? Or the person who cannot apologize or admit to having caused pain?

I needed this. I kept on feeling like I'm too sensitive and that I should just get stronger and tuck it away, but in reality it is my strength

Victoria Erickson on sensitivity. yes, to all of us super sensitive souls . we don't really have a choice. it is who we are. who we are. We are beautiful! (so is everybody else!

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their sensitivity is a double edged sword . the soul doesn't know a thing about deadlines .

You tend to keep a lot to yourself because it's difficult to find people who understand

You tend to keep a lot to yourself because it’s difficult to find people who understand.

No, I'm not insulted at all when people call me sensitive. Feeling things deeply is my super power. I'm an empathetic badass. .... damn right ;) Highly Sensitive People HSP

I'm an empathetic badass

"no, i'm not insulted at all when people call me sensitive. feeling things deeply is my super power. i'm an empathetic badass." to be empathetic is a great gift

A blessing or a curse...  I haven't figured out which one it is yet.

Bone weary of hateful, hurtful, insensitive people. I guess I was born with a sensitive soul.

"...because I'm paying attention." Love this!

I understand now that I'm not a mess but a deeply feeling person in a messy world. I explain that now, when someone asks me why I cry so often, "For the same reason I laugh so often - because I'm paying attention.

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