I'm white and 5'7 or 5'8. Other white guys tower over me and people don't ever take me seriously. Hell, a bunch of black girls referred to me as "little homey" the other day. I'm so sick of this, I could probably kick most tall guys ass. I'm actually the built the same as most taller guys, people just assume I'm less manly because I'm short.
How to get over feeling less manly because of my height?
What Girls Said 11
You're not short :P not even a little lol.
I don't think that short.Im sure there are so many girls would accept your height without complain.Yeah some girls prefer taller guys but that doesn't mean other girls won't date you.When we love someone we might change out preference tho,trust me.Last time I demand to have a 6" boyfriend but I attracted to a guy who is only 5'7.Guess what now he is my bf.Be confident.You are not that short.0
Never think that you are less manly! I know people who are 5'4that are many times more manly than a man that is 6'. It's all about who you think you are. Do you think you are manly?2
Honestly? That's not even short. I know so many guys that are the same height or shorter than you! And being short doesn't determine how unmanly you are. Neither does a guy who looks like a giraffe. Its how you speak, act.1
Focus on yourself and quit associating with people who put you down would be a start.
Another tip would be to stop acting all mighty and tough, cause you aren't exactly tall and the tall guys who put you down will hold that above you, the height that is. It's not cute when a shorter dude tries to act all tough as though he could kick anyones ass. It reeks of insecurity.0
don't worry about it. if they can't respect you for who you are, then why even pay any attention?0
Taller guys scare me. I'm 5'0. It must be a man thing with power or something. Silly really. People have opinions, don't let them get to you.0
i'm 5'7, so my man must be at most 5'4 and he's the manliest man I know. You just have to chill out and accept it.1
You aren't even that short! I know and have been attracted to guys your height. I'm short, but still. I think that is ridiculous, it's not like you are 4"11.1
What Guys Said 5
I hope you're not built the same as most taller guys, cause we're generally skinnier. Just hit the gym, get heaps built and stocky if you're not already, and a few days growth of facial hair couldn't hurt the manly look.0
First, that's not particularly short.
Second,if you want to get over it, the one thing you don't do is start repeating and reinforcing lies about height. e.g. No girl will want you, or girls don't date less than 6', or life will be an uphill battle.
Just from those comments alone, your personality seems fairly disgusting. That's the sort of thing you need to work on.1
5'7? I'm 22 and only 5'51
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