Breaking Away from Mediocrity

mediocrity“These are mediocre times, Mrs. Dunn. People are starting to lose hope. It’s hard for many to believe there are extraordinary things inside themselves as well as others.” – Quote from the movie, “Unbreakable”.

I see and hear lots of artists, songwriters, and creative people every week. You would imagine I’d run into really amazing talent, and also really bad. The truth is the majority is just mediocre. Back home these people are thought of as exemplary, probably because they have the courage to try anything at all. They stand out because they stand up. But real excellence is more than just having some talent in the midst of no talent.

The funny thing is when these artists sing or seek comment on their songs or talents, they are wanting to know if they are excellent. They want to be told that they are extraordinary.

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