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  • I never really identified with any particular role, title, or profession.

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    A man walks into a bar and the bartender asks him "What do you do?"... he responds "I'm a doctor", "I'm a lawyer", "I'm a designer", etc...

    The bartender responds, "I didn't ask you what you perceive yourself as, I asked you what you do. How do you spend your time?"

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    There was a time I used to paint -- for the majority of my life actually. Yet I forgot about this past-time entirely until today. There are times; however, that I feel as though I see life like a painter. Aristotle once said that "we are what we repeatedly do"... I believed this for a long-time. It sounds good. But I'm starting to begin to think that we are rather an embodiment of the way we see the world.

    If you see the world as a painter then you are a painter. If you see it as a businessman then you are a businessman.

    If you see the world as a bartender, it can look blurry.
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