To build your inner core so that who you are will not be easily shaken;
To develop your societal identity to be a representation of your true self;
To learn to accept and love yourself exactly as you are;
And to help you discover and develop your dreams.
A Few Quotes: "It takes courage to grow up and turn out to be who you really are" E. E. Cummings
"It is the magician's bargain: give up our soul, get power in return. But once our souls, that is, our selves, have been given up, the power thus conferred will not belong to us. We shall in fact be slaves and puppets of that to which we have given our souls." Lewis, The Abolition of Man.
"Freedom is not just a dream…it's there…on the other side of the fences we build all by ourselves." From the movie Instinct
"I feel that I have a soul: I know it both from thought and sentiment: I know that it exists, without knowing its essence." Jean-Jacques Rousseau, "Profession of Faith of a Savoyard Vicar."
"Enlightenment is man's release from his self-incurred tutelage. Tutelage is man's inability to make use of his understanding without direction from another. Self-incurred is this tutelage when its cause lies not in lack of reason but in lack of resolution and courage to use it without direction from another…Have courage to use your own enlightenment…" Kant, "What is Enlightenment?"
"There is a world just around the corner of your mind, where reality is an intruder and dreams come true…" unknown