Many people live in compromise for their social survival. It might not help the body survive.
Social approval might be a fine way to achieve happiness but it all depends on what you need to do to get it. In order to fit in, so many people will avoid truths including sabotaging their own inner goals and may also act hurtfully to others.
Wendy Treynor has written a book, “The Gift of Cancer”, about her experiences in life that led to her illness and the changes she had to make in order to heal.
Listen to this fascinating interview about the wisdom she found along her difficult path and how we can make better choices in our own lives.