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    bookbear express | Ava | 2/8/21 | 6 min
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    9.8
    bookbear express
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    9.8
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    • deephdave
      Top reader this weekReading streakScout
      1 week ago

      I now understand that people will always judge you and that rejection is inevitable. If you’re trying to do something difficult, you need to be strong enough to weather rejection again and again. The only way you can make decisions that are in line with your own values is if you can shrug these moments off: if you have an internal compass that isn’t swayed by the need to please everyone else.