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This is Previous-Essay <== This-Essay ==> Following-Essay Click HERE on this line to find essays via Your-Key-Words. {Most frequent wordstarts of each essay will be put here.} ========================================================== %SEEK APPROVAL PRAISE AFFIRMATION LIKE ACCEPTANCE+980525 %PROPHET HONOR RESPECT SUPPORT ADMIRATION AWARENESS 980525 People who are preoccupied with winning the approval, praise, affirmation, liking and acceptance of others --- are unlikely to be creative, venturous, original, ingenious, or innovative. Most people tend to stick with the familiar --- and experience apprehensions, fears and anxiety when confronted with renewed, original, and creative patterns of behavior. Creative people rarely gain wide approval, praise, affirmation or acceptance from common people around them. "A prophet is not without honor, except in his own country." If one aspires to be truly creative, original, venturous, ingenious or innovative --- one needs to beware of the temptation to covet the approval, praise, affirmation, liking or acceptance of common other people. (c) 2005 by Paul A. Smith in (On Being Yourself, Whole and Healthy) ==========================================================