Show Them You Really Don’t Give A Damn And Do It Like The Authentic You

Be proud of who you are

Esther George
4 min readNov 26, 2020
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You’ve gone into hiding.

Hiding who you are in preference of conformity. You allow others to define who you should be and how you should operate your life. So often, you’re trapped in a social stigma and this has become an ongoing, progressive cycle.

It’s time to stop.

Stop limiting yourself. Stop measuring your self-worth with a random stick. Don’t you realize that how you measure your worth affects the kind of life you live? Your best measuring stick should be the one you can control and not the external events.

You have to do it like the authentic you. You don’t always have to prove yourself as worthy of everyone for everything. Quit doing things that made others happier than it made you. Show up for yourself first with all confidence. It’s high time to stand up for yourself because if you won’t, no one else will.

You’re not the clothes you wear or the car you drive. You’re not the image you try to project to the outside world. If you’re always running on the wheel of life, chasing some impossible standard, your life will forever go in circles.

“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who



Esther George

Writer • Dreamer • Storyteller • She writes about discovering and living your best life now because life is truly what you make it.