What you think others think is more important than what they actually think. (It shows you to yourself.)
There are few people that I look up to in life, but Ryan Holiday is one of them.
They keep going back to the things that hurt them and the people who don’t want them. Even if it’s subconscious, they try to prove that they are worthy — even for just a second, even if only on the surface.
Embracing who you are can be scary, but the benefits of doing so far outweigh the consequences of hiding your truest self.
You’re not special because you make art.
Part of my job includes taking care of chickens.
There is no secret to clearing the fog, but I have found tried and true ways that work.
People are making money off of you.
You don’t owe yourself to the things you left behind. You don’t have to worry about the people who don’t worry about you. You don’t have to be fighting an upward battle to have a life that has meaning. You aren’t worthier for having suffered.
Don’t allow your “no” to be the beginning of a negotiation.