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The List – 10 quotes I absolutely love about originality

I stumbled across a quote yesterday by Samuel Johnson; "No man was ever great by imitation" and I thought... well isn't that profound. We are taught too often that imitation is a form of flattery but when you work really hard at making something your own and then someone comes along and puts in minimal effort at the same thing and just uses what you've done then it'[...]

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The truth about honesty

People don't always like to hear the truth. It's something I've come to know over the course of my life. People say they want you to be honest but they don't. They want a sugar-coated version of the truth that's palatable. No one wants to face the harsh realities of life. How do I look? You look lovely. What do you think of my boyfriend? I think he's a real nice g[...]