Keeping a journal is an awesome way to develop your character. It will help you see areas of your life that you need to work on and the great thing about a journal is that you can go back and see how far you've come!
This quote resonates very deeply with me. Being who you are is about letting the beautiful and unique qualities about yourself shine so brightly that you are never mistaken for anything but who you really are. The opposite of fake. Genuine and true.
"My story isn't sweet and harmonious, like invented stories. It tastes of folly and bewilderment, of madness and dreams, like the life of all people who no longer want to lie to themselves" - Herman Hesse