Though they can be intimidating or seem competitive, there are also many advantages to having a strong personality. You Are a Great Role Model You may notice that a lot of people in your life look to you for guidance.
Others may ask you for advice because they admire you and desire a similar life.
Success doesn't just have to be a work thing, either.
You may have a large social network or be an accomplished dancer or activist. If a man actually says "you're too intimidating" as an excuse to break up with you, let him walk away without any fuss.
In any case, a man you might date and form a relationship with should admire and appreciate the accomplishments that make you, you. What's he's really saying is he's sure you're too cool, too beautiful and too all-around amazing to stick with a schlub like him if something better comes along. You deserve to be with a confident man has more faith in your relationship than that.
If you're approaching a new relationship with your act together, you're choosing to be with a man out of want, not out of need. Let's face it--it takes guts to approach a fine woman such as you.
The more emotional intelligence one has the easier it is to deal with intimidation from others.
As a general rule, I have often found that the people I encounter who are aggressive, judgemental, miserable, rude or just plain horrid usually have a reason for being the way they are.
Some people tend to have natural abilities when it comes to dealing with others, they tend to be able to read other people quite well and can read between the lines.
Younger siblings and friends are especially likely to look up to you.
However, this can be a little exhausting, so you need to also have some friends who have equally strong personalities. You Never Dislike Yourself Everyone has had some depressing moments where you feel gloomy.
This allows you to always love yourself and try to improve your situation.
Even though you know you are not perfect, you love yourself despite your flaws.
In addition to being a world-renowned comedian, talk show host, philanthropist, husband and father, Steve Harvey is the Chief Love Officer of online dating site Delightful.