Messages about talent

Cheryl Richardson

I was cruising through Facebook today when a quote from Toni Morrison jumped off the screen and pierced my heart.  It read: "At some point in life, the world's beauty becomes enough." 

Alan Cohen

Alan Cohen > Trust Your Talent

Many years ago a young Kansas City artist struggled to get his cartoons published in city newspapers. His offerings, however, were met with rejection after rejection. “Forget it,” editors told him. “You have no talent. Get a real job.” But the artist felt that he did have talent and he refused to compromise his career.