“To be nobody but yourself – in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else – means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight” – E.E. Cummings
“I dare do all that may become a man; Who dares do more is none” – Macbeth, William Shakespeare
“Beautiful things don’t ask for attention” – The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
These two poems by Charles Bukowski are an antidote for malaise.
This is a wonderful commencement speech by Neil Gaiman. Worth watching many times.
If it is right, it happens. The main thing is not to hurry. Nothing good gets away. – John Steinbeck