Quote Originally Posted by Heathen Hammer View Post
The whole point of identity is that it doesn't require constant affirmation. That being said, even if this wasn't the case, the impression I'm getting is that the problem is the feeling of entitlement to be viewed in a certain way. There is something inherently childish and irrational to demand of other people to view yourself in a specific way.
Except its kind of something everyone takes for granted; affirmation of their identity. People, as in every single person on this planet, do it one a daily basis.