Facebook seems like a pretty innocuous thing overall. You log in, check out what your friends are doing, wish your gram gram a happy birthday, share a funny meme and call it a day.
But in our age of constant connection, there could be some downsides. Social networks could have an impact on our loneliness that none of us really anticipated.
“If you make friends with yourself you will never be alone.” – Maxwell Maltz
Learning to be alone is crucial. Now with social networks like Facebook, we no longer have to do it. We can talk to people any time, and it may have a negative impact on us socially.