Low self-esteem is often a deep negative believe about who we are, our self image, that people have which can limit them in every part of their lives. A negative self-image and low self-esteem can limit people in how they function in the world and withhold them from reaching their full potential.
It is relative easy to wish others well or to say you love someone else. But how many people can honestly look in the mirror and say they love themselves? Can you? Many people lack the self-confidence for this. They think they don’t deserve to be loved. Thinking they are lacking an essential quality for this.