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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SELF-DEFEATING» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «self-defeating» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «self-defeating» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about self-defeating
10 QUOTES WITH «SELF-DEFEATING»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word self-defeating.
It is always self-defeating to pretend to a generation younger than your own; it simply erases your own experience in history.
I think women have a hard time not apologizing their way into negotiations. We tend to back in to these conversations in a self-deprecating and ultimately self-defeating way.
Today, to allege corruption seems to be the pastime of most people. All kinds of allegations are leveled. I think it is self-defeating.
When somebody says that all statements are false, the obvious problem is that as an assertion it's self-defeating.
Carlos Salinas de Gortari
Isolation is a self-defeating dream.
Cynicism is the easiest of all reactions, right? But it's also so disappointing and self-defeating.
All forms of self-defeating behavior are unseen and unconscious, which is why their existence is denied.
Dreaming is one thing, and working towards the dream is one thing, but working with expectations in mind is very self-defeating.
Legislation that would withhold funding for the United Nations is fundamentally flawed in concept and practice, sets us back, is self-defeating, and doesn't work.
Dedicating some time to meditation is a meaningful expression of caring for yourself that can help you move through the mire of feeling unworthy of recovery. As your mind grows quieter and more spacious, you can begin to see self-defeating thought patterns for what they are, and open up to other, more positive options.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SELF-DEFEATING»
Discover the use of self-defeating in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to self-defeating and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Get Out of Your Own Way: Overcoming Self-Defeating Behavior
An authoritative guide shares practical advice designed to help readers overcome self-defeating behaviors--including procrastination, obsession, self-pity, rebellion, and guilt--to effectively cope with the challenges and difficulties of ...
Mark Goulston, Philip Goldberg, 1996
Self-Defeating Behaviors: Free Yourself from the Habits, ...
A guide to freeing ourselves from the inappropriate and crippling behaviors that sabotage our success.
Milton R. Cudney, 1993
Taming Your Outer Child: A Revolutionary Program to Overcome ...
FINALLY, THE BREAKTHROUGH BOOK THAT PUTS YOU BACK IN CONTROL OF YOUR LIFE Most of us have met our Outer Child once too often.
Susan Anderson, 2011
Mind Whispering: A New Map to Freedom from Self-Defeating ...
"The road in life forks in every moment, with one path leading toward confusion, separateness, and entanglement, and the other toward clarity, connection, and mental freedom. With mind whispering, the choice can be ours.
Tara Bennett-Goleman, 2013
Excuses Begone!: How to Change Lifelong, Self-Defeating ...
Within the pages of this transformational book, Dr. Wayne W. Dyer reveals how to change the self-defeating thinking patterns that have prevented you from living at the highest levels of success, happiness, and health.
Wayne W. Dyer, 2009
Taming Your Inner Brat: A Guide for Transforming ...
. . . Which leaves just one question, answered in this new edition: “Now that I’ve tamed my own inner brat, what do I do about people who haven’t tamed theirs?”
Pauline Wallin, 2012
Your own worst enemy: understanding the paradox of ...
The book reveals the intricate gamesmanship behind self-defeat - including self-handicapping, trade-offs, and Pyrrhic revenge - and shows what forces fuel self-destructive urges, how people become vulnerable to them, and how to minimize ...
Steven Berglas, Roy F. Baumeister, 1993
From Sabotage to Success: How to Overcome Self-Defeating ...
This book is infused with inspiring personal stories of how she overcame addiction, abusive relationships and poverty. This book can give you a sense of hope that change is possible for you.
Sheri O. Zampelli, 2002
The Hidden Addiction: Behind Shoplifting and Other ...
This book describes how to turn self-defeating behaviors into self-nourishing behaviors.
Peter Berlin, 2013
Life's Too Short: Pull the Plug on Self-defeating Behavior ...
The author of When Do the Good Things Start? examines the painful impact of low self-esteem and a poor self-image, explaining how to identify negative behavior patterns and develop the confidence and self-awareness to overcome them.
Abraham J. Twerski, 1995
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SELF-DEFEATING»
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Lebanon's Self-Defeating Survival Strategies
Lebanon survives against all odds in a troubled environment thanks to a remarkable immune system, but that resilience has become an excuse for a ... «International Crisis Group, Jul 15»
Carly Fiorina: America's Corporate Tax Rate Is 'Self-Defeating'
“It's self-defeating that we have the highest business tax rate in the world,” said Fiorina at a business roundtable here. Money, jobs, profits and business can go ... «Daily Signal, Jul 15»
The Self-Defeating Russia Sanctions
In the geopolitical arena, do the ends always justify the means? Is it wise to inflict damage on yourself and your institutions to hobble an enemy? The relationship ... «The National Interest Online, Jul 15»
Lust for blood and thunder is self-defeating
Amid the fascinating torrent of views about the failings of British football by Gordon Strachan on these pages the other day, it was almost a throwaway remark. «The Times, Jun 15»
Moscow's Self-Defeating Data-Control Law
Pointless or even self-defeating measures are not new with the Ukraine crisis. In 2013, even before the tit-for-tat sanctions war with the west over Moscow's ... «Forbes, Jun 15»
Christie's self-defeating posture on immigration
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) spoke at a Latino Coalition summit yesterday, and as msnbc's Aliyah Frumin reported, he took a not-so-subtle shot at his own ... «MSNBC, Jun 15»
Iron ore rally short-lived and self-defeating: Goldman Sachs
Miners and Australian equities investors may have rejoiced when the iron ore prices rallied in April but their relief will be short-lived as the price will inevitably ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Jun 15»
Vanity Fair's Self-Defeating Jenner Photo
Vanity Fair's Self-Defeating Jenner Photo. 0. Vanity Fair. by Ben Shapiro2 Jun 20150. Caitlyn Jenner and Vanity Fair Went to Extreme Lengths to Keep Shoot ... «Breitbart News, Jun 15»
Goldman Sees Oil at $45 by October After 'Self-Defeating' Rally
“We find that the global market imbalances are in fact not solved and believe that the rally will prove self-defeating as it undermines the nascent rebalancing.”. «Bloomberg, May 15»
Five arguments against the self-defeating secrecy of the Trans …
If you think that getting fast-track authority from Congress to negotiate trade agreements is hard, just wait for the deal that it is designed to pass. The Trans-Pacific ... «FT.com, May 15»
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