A spirit, breathing the language of independence, is natural to Englishmen, few of whom are disposed to brook compulsion, or submit to the dictates of others, when not softened by reason, or tempered with kindness.
Author Profession: US Economist
Do not let yourself get in your own way. Dont judge yourself and knock yourself down. There is enough of that out there already. Remember: you are an artist, and you bring something special to this craft. Take in notes and criticism, but dont let them define you. Dont try to become a watered down version of yourself.
Author Profession: US composer