“We’ve come too far / To give up who we are” – Pharrell Williams & Daft Punk “Get Lucky”
Unfortunately, some people were never themselves in the beginning. They conformed, bowed down to the herd so they too fit in.
Popularity in high school and college is a game of nothingness. The world demands your uniqueness and creativity, not your ability to blend in like everybody else.
The cool kids are the weird ones. They’re the kids everyone remembers. Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, and Jack Dorsey were all quirky in the early days. It turns out thinking different is just a stepping stone to innovation.
Never give up your individuality; the worlds looks to you for a sincere contribution.