I've always heard it takes seven compliments to undo one bad comment. But I actually think it's more than that. Waaaaay more.
Then, in the second phase of the experiment, Julian asked participants to listen to each of the compliments again and explain
Deflecting a compliment is not modest or unpretentious; it's actually a bit rude. After all, someone has taken the time to not only notice you and your efforts, but has gone a step further and actually acknowledged it.
"OMG, you are the most impressive human being I have ever met," is all this man from the Norwegian comedy show Kollektivet
No matter how long you've been in a relationship with someone else, the longest relationship you'll have in this life is the one you have with yourself.
It's always interesting to watch people's reactions when they receive a compliment. Whether they are able to graciously receive