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It is not wrong to desire to be the object of the love and affections of others. Some desires are wicked lusts, but longing to be appreciated, valued, and wanted by others is a good and righteous desire. The second great commandment is love your neighbor AS you love yourself, not "love your neighbor, and DESPISE yourself."
The practical outworking of that? Strive to live in love (obedience to God's commandments) at all times. Appreciate, value, and encourage others with all your might. Never behave deceitfully and selfishly in order to coerce or entrap others into doing those things for you. When you are slighted, take it as a call to humility, not vengeance. Above all, remembering that God loves all His children far more than they can fathom (Matthew 7:11, Ephesians 3:19), make sure of your standing with the heavenly Father.
Jesus told some people of His generation that they were children of the devil (John 8:44). Who's YOUR daddy?
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