Do you know how sometimes you have a bad day, and it may cause you to be a bit short with your kid or partner? And then, later, you go to them and say: I am sorry I was short with you, I was just worried/tired/busy/other, … We all do that, right? Well, not the toxic person. They live in a blissful world where nothing is ever their responsibility. When bad things happen, it is because the world is against them! When they are raging abuse at you, it is because YOU made them angry.
I prefer to forge my own path and do what I know is right. It may not be to the liking of other people, but I think that if I don't do it then a bigger wrong is done. I learned from those who were decent and kind, and I learned from the assholes who were the real problem.
In a 2005 interview with The Guardian, responded to a question about whether he gets "surges of rage" about his disability. "It is a waste of time to be angry about my disability," he told the paper. "One has to get on with life and I haven't done badly."
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