We are all in need of a little tough love sometimes.
We all need a bit of tough love.
Whether it is coming from your best friend who is worried about your current relationship, or your boss who is concerned about your work performance. Sometimes tough love is the push we need to get our butts into gear and take back control of our lives.
A lot of the time, we think of tough love as a negative thing – who wants someone they’re super close to telling them that they need to do better?
Instead of viewing tough love and criticism as a bad thing, look at it as an eye opener.
The people you surround yourself with and that love you the most feel that your life is slipping away and want to help you realize it before it is too late.
Tough love forces us to take responsibility for our actions; it can literally save lives when it comes to those suffering from addiction issues or mental health problems. Tough love can also help us with simple, daily tasks that we are just too lazy to get done. When your mom tells you she isn’t letting you go out for the night wtih your friends until you clean your room and finish your homework, that is tough love!
We all need it from time to time. Your best friends and family will be the ones throwing tough love your way and it is important to take it to heart – unless you really don’t agree, then it is time for a sit down chat about how you all feel.
Regardless of the tough love you receive, here are 25 tough love quotes about how important being tough with the people we love is and the humor that can surround it sometimes. There are also some quotes thrown in there that maybe you need to hear right now. If there isn’t a person in your life giving you the tough love you need, consider me that person now!
We have all either been the person receiving or giving the tough love, right?
1. Receiving tough love is never easy, especially when you know the person is right
“I’m not telling you it is going to be easy, I’m telling you it is going to be worth it” – Unknown
2. And ain’t that the truth
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