To be nobody but yourself…

eecummings1“To be nobody but yourself – in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else – means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight, and never stop fighting.”

—-love this quote from the so-totally cute and cool, e.e. cummings


5 Responses to “To be nobody but yourself…”

  1. Lisa Chapman Says:


    Couldn’t agree more with one of my favorite poets, e.e.

    Love, Lis


  2. a very true statement


  3. Sarcastic Bastard Says:

    Great quote!

    Love you,



  4. Fascinating… I’m not sure I agree with e.e. on this. I know, I know… probably not a popular comment, lol. Is the world is trying to make me somebody else? I don’t know… My thinking tries to do this… but the more I investigate it, question it, see through it, the less of a fight being myself is.

    Life flows in a way I could never fight to achieve. Just the thought of a life long struggle is exhausting. But then that means truly facing the darkside and dicovering what those subconscious thoughts even are (hence my little blog).

    Just a different slant on things. Discard at will!



  5. Jennifer Rains Says:

    Actually you are getting e.e.’s point completely…the world, especially our media, seems to try to make everyone the same…being who you truly are is the challenge we all face…


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