How can I keep from comparing myself to others. I try and try and?

just cannot seem to do it. I see people I am friends with and know be successful as doctors and lawyers and teachers and I am a day care provider or somtimes called a toddler teacher. I feel like I am at the bottom and just can't seem to make myself feel equal to these other people. I love what I do but seems that I feel inferior to them. What is a way to get out of this stupid attitude. Could I just be depressed? I am college educated and know I am smart and my day care job is in the school system so I have great benefits and retriement and summers off and paid year round.

Asked By: bunny - 8/12/2007
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You know what? We've all felt the same way at some point in our lives. I overcame that feeling concentrating on what I like and setting personal goals. In my case, my goals were mostly financial, maybe yours are different. I set myself long term goals, then I divided them into short-term and mid-term goals so I was... More
Answered By: Boris - 8/12/2007
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A degree does not give you more or less humanity... More
Answered By: HJG - 8/12/2007
Be very proud of what you do it is not always an easy job. What you do inspires our children of our future which is greatly important. Deep down you must know that you are great! Find a way to allow yourself to feel happy and proud of who you are. best of luck
Answered By: Lindy - 8/12/2007
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