From You Are Awesome, which I finished this morning.
Not many of us have been through famines or wars or, lets be honest, any form of true scarcity. We have it all. And the side effect is that we no longer have the tools to handle failure or even perceived failure. These days when we fall we just lie on the sidewalk crying. We are turning into an army of porcelain dolls. Page XVIII
And yet, with that truth above, so many want to head out and do their own thing on YouTube or Instagram or…but the attitude above isn’t one that will let you be successful. There is going to be far more rejection in building your own path than trying to follow some job through.