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He who trims himself to suit everyone will soon whittle himself away. ~Raymond Hull
Some of us are pink flowers, some blue, some yellow, some orange or red, and some purple, and what a beautiful garden it is. The problem comes when we try to be rainbow flowers and encompass the whole garden ourselves in our efforts to be all colors to all people. We can end up exhausted and empty.
You may know Diane Hidy from the Piano Town method books which she co-authored with Keith Snell, or from her many other compositions. You really should also get to know her from her facebook page, Diane Hidy's Piano Teaching Tips. She wrote a super post there recently: