Yourself from the toxic people. Let them be and drown in their own acid. I know it's hard a specially where you have no options to change place where you are or simply change the people that you must dealing with. But still if you have that kind of reality that is trying to get you down. Simply pack your things and change it as soon as possible if you can not at least not straight away. Don't waste your time and life, take the risk. Don't give up stay positive and keep on fighting..the way is long but it's worth trying to find your true happiness that is in your potential. So let's not forget we are free! Always, now!