We all struggle with self-limiting beliefs about ourselves. These beliefs, or “rules,” we build our lives around can leave us feeling empty if left unaddressed. Discovering your core values and purpose can be difficult to find on your own, especially if your current view has been clouded by too many rules or unresolved pain from the past. Exploring your core values, and life’s purpose is often a good place to start to build self-esteem. What would you be doing with your life if you knew you would receive unconditional acceptance from everyone around you?