Her look went beyond centuries, but so did her footwork. She demanded to stand out in a sea of sameness, to dive in a forest of waves rather than swim in the treadmill of pools.
As society hallows each of us out, we must try harder to excavate a sense of special pride. Having first raged against the machine, the striving for excellence grows harder.
One has to lead a disciplined life of creativity to give birth to insightful stars. The secret of prolific output is daily practice while keeping an increased openness to new experiences.
The probability of emerging “different” is slim. Because the tranquility that comes from being rendered a stereotype is too joyful to pass up.