blessing in disguise

“This, I believe, is the great Western truth: that each of us is a completely unique creature and that, if we are ever to give any gift to the world, it will have to come out of our own experience and fulfillment of our own potentialities, not someone else’s.” (Joseph Campbell)

also, I’d add, this [uniqueness] is our greatest source of neurosis, the sense of guilt that inflicts restlessness on us as individuals, the urge to be, do and share more

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