There are several reasons why we tend to attract toxic people into our lives. One common reason is that most of us are good people and good people tend to take on the “savior” complex. We feel that we can help. And, although that may hold true for some, most toxic people are not looking for help. You ever heard the old saying, Misery loves company? Here’s a fact, we can only help others if they first desire to be helped.
Examine your company, determine how much you’re willing to invest of yourself, your positive energy and your resources. And when it’s time, follow the lyrics penned by a famous song writer, Kenny Rogers “You’ve got to know when to hold ’em, know when to fold ’em, know when to walk away and know when to run.”