Imitation is Limitation; Authenticity is Like a Light To a Moth

The cultural critic and writer Maria Popova wrote, “Life is a continuous process of arrival, into who we really are. Life keeps presenting the lessons we need to learn, until we finally learn them and trust who we are.”

It may be trite, but its true: Imitation is limitation.
Authenticity on the other hand is like a light to a moth, simply irresistible.


My husband was unhappy with my mood swings, so he bought me a mood ring.
He thought that this would allow him to monitor my moods.
We’ve discovered that when I’m in a good mood, it turns green, and when I’m in a bad mood it leaves a big red mark on his forehead.
Maybe next time he’ll buy me a diamond.
While he was speaking at a public event, a woman kept heckling the former British Prime Minister Harold Wilson. Wilson turned to the woman and said,
“I can only give you the facts madam. I cannot give you the brain with which to understand them”.

Live big & love deep.
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