Live authentically. Why would you continue to compromise something that's beautiful to create something that is fake?
Science doesn’t give authentically access to the Real in the ontological meaning of the word, but only to the links between phenomena.
[On how she goes about trying to live authentically] Well really listening to my point of view and if I am on a set, say, that doesn't really value a woman's point of view, regardless of how they feel, continuing to give my point of view and try to find a way to be heard and not diminishing myself because other people are diminishing me. Because that, I think, is the worst temptation that, you know, you judge yourself by how others are judging you, and to fall into that trap is to walk into the realm of self-annihilation.jennifer beals
Even the fear of death is nothing compared to the fear of not having lived authentically and fully.