We live in a society that conditions us to not walk in our truth, to fit in, and to not live up to our full potential for fear that we will either fail or cause someone else to feel uncomfortable. The truth is that when we do this we allow other’s reactions to us to dictate who we are and what we do and thus give away our power. Additionally, we also play small when we choose to shrink in order to make others comfortable.
The time has come for us to first take the time to get to know ourselves (beliefs, desires, morals, aspirations) and learn to love that person. As we do this we give ourselves the freedom to progress along the journey of reaching our full potential. Always remember that playing small serves no one! And so it is…