“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.“
– Mark Twain
Being in the middle of a pack of sheep isn’t a very good way to gain perspective. All you’re likely to see is the back end of a sheep, not to mention the unlikelihood of getting much fresh air.
Let’s life fearlessly, accepting ourselves as we are. We don’t need to be defiant or difficult about it. We can simply stand in our own light, while meanwhile knowing that none of us is separate from each other. Marianne Williamson wrote about it in the well-known passage “Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented and fabulous?“, and when I shared my perspective on what she wrote, it has been the most popular blog post ever on this ViewPacific site.