A gift that celebrates being yourself, in your own unique way.
you ever feel different? A little weird, a little wacky? It’s time to
own it, because, as Meryl Streep proclaimed, “what makes you different
or weird, that’s your strength.” In this inspiring collection, singers,
poets, actors, activists, comedians, designers, athletes, and
philosophers share wise and pithy reflections on what it’s like to march
to the beat of a different drummer. Every statement is a powerful,
positive reminder that to live successfully is to be completely
“We are not what other people say we are. We are who we know ourselves to be, and we are what we love. That’s OK.” —Laverne Cox
“All the colors I am inside have not been invented yet.” —Shel Silverstein
“I am different, not less” —Temple Grandin
) THE RIGHT MESSAGE, RIGHT NOW: Our culture is becoming more and
more inclusive; it's finally embracing the message that weird is cool,
celebrating all that makes us uniquely us, and urging us to own our
quirks, with artists and influencers leading the charge against
conformity. These quotes speak to this moment and where we're going,
with a powerful message of inspiration for any reader.
2) COMPELLING QUOTES FROM A RANGE OF PERSONALITIES:This
book is chock-full of wisdom on embracing your quirks and being
yourself that comes from a diverse range of figures from every field you
can think of: Ed Sheeran, Lady Gaga, Cicero, Shakespeare, Ai Weiwei,
Gloria Steinem, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Rumi, Dr. Seuss, Lizzo, Tina
Fey, Tim Burton, and many, many more.
Handy 6" X 4" size, 348 pages.