From the blog "The Pursuit of Happiness"
Floccinaucinihilipilification. That's a long word! It's one of the longest English words I know that's not some scientific/medical term. It means, rather simply, to determine something as valueless.
The epidemic of depression - whether the case is obvious or locked behind closed doors - flourishes upon the question of "what good am I?" Self doubt and guilt - put on or not - consistently feeds a mindset that obsesses over image and perception. One failed action or one angry retort ca