Identity

Your authentic self isn’t enough

Your authentic self isn’t enough

We’ve all encountered people who are unshakably authentic, who, we can’t help thinking, could perhaps do with being a little more fake. An authentic monster is perhaps better than a monster in disguise, but not by much.

Can I follow my heart?

Can I follow my heart?

Wisdom does not come from within. Nor will the lifestyle of liberating an “inner child” lead to lasting freedom.

How to be authentic

How to be authentic

I’ve never actually met a fully authentic person. I’m not sure I would want to. It’s been said that a person begins to lie as soon as he becomes polite.