Mean people can sometimes sabotage your entire day. It has happened to all of us. You are minding your own business ready to conquer the world and suddenly a toxic, angry person crosses your path. Because you’re having a fabulous day and you are caught off guard you think of the perfect come back hours later, but by then it’s too late. Unfortunately many of us end up wasting the rest of the day stewing about the toxic individual who for no reason other than they woke up on the wrong side of the bed decided to tear you down. You were in the wrong place at the wrong time, happened to cross their path and now your entire day has been turned upside down.
“Don't let negative and toxic people rent space in your head. Raise the rent and kick them out!” Robert Tew.
Life is a beautiful journey, one with many valuable lessons along the way. Perhaps those mean, rude people are put in our path to teach us tolerance and acceptance? Perhaps they are a gentle reminder to continue to spread love and kindness because anything else is hurtful to everyone around us.
Below are some helpful suggestions on how to deal with those mean, rude people who cross your path trying to steal your sunshine.