All posts tagged: flaws

Flaws make you beautiful.

Originally posted on Sun, Sand, Stars and Dreams:
Why is it that the one thing nearly every human being craves for, whether consciously or otherwise, is acceptance? Acceptance from peers, society, family, so on and so forth. Why are we so afraid to stand apart, for fear of being criticised? Why are we, other than a select few, afraid to stand up for what we believe is right, or for who we really are? Maybe it is just the way we are conditioned. To be no more than a clueless individual ourselves, and yet make fun of those who have it figured out, although maybe not in the conventional way, and make them doubt themselves. I remember being a person that I wasn’t, only so that I will be accepted by my classmates, my relatives. I did not recognise myself at all. That’s when I thought, fuck it all. I don’t care what others think of me. This is how I am going to be. After I did that, I managed to get a lot…