When you let others “push your buttons,” you also give away power. You give them the power to trigger powerful emotions at will. Once you are aware of your own reactions, you can disconnect the buttons so that they no longer work. When buttons don’t work, people eventually stop pushing them. When that happens, you have claimed meanignful power.
Lost in the Mirror – An inside look at Borderline Personality Disorder by Richard Moskovitz, M.D (2nd Edition)
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