Guilt vs. Shame: Why Definitions Matter
Another great article I read for my new talk The Porn Project.
Guilt is an awareness of failure against a standard. Shame is a sense of failure before the eyes of someone else.
In other words, guilt is about disobedience to a law or code, but shame is how I perceive others see me (or how I see myself).
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