Many years ago I graduated from a Jesuit college. They required all students to study philosophy every year. I was fascinated by the subject, and one of my favorite philosophers was the ancient Greek, Socrates.
Socrates was condemned to death for speaking his truth—as he always did fearlessly.
William Shakespeare famously said, “To thine own self be true, and it must follow, as the night the day, thou canst not then be false to any man.”
One of my all-time favorite writers, Richard Bach, said “Your only obligation in any lifetime is to be true to yourself.”… Read more