I don’t want to try too hard for some things.
"Comparison is an act of violence against the self."
"If only our great thinkers could learn to talk, and our great talkers could learn to think."
You will always be too much of something for someone: too big, too loud, too soft, too edgy. If you round out your edges, you lose your edge.
Apologize for mistakes. Apologize for unintentionally hurting someone — profusely. But don’t apologize for being who you are."