In order to be authentic, you have to make decisions based on what you want, rather than how it will be perceived.
You will never change, unless you are honest with yourself or you are forced to be authentic by someone that was honest with him or herself.
Enlightenment is the key to everything, and it is the key to intimacy, because it is the goal of true authenticity.
My work has always been about authentic feeling, and I think we live in a time where we need that.
I had always wanted to expand to beauty, but I knew I wanted to be able to translate my design aesthetic in an authentic way.
We need to find the courage to say no to the things and people that are not serving us if we want to rediscover ourselves and live our lives with authenticity.
Museums are like the quiet car of the world. It's a place you can come to escape, where there's authenticity, there's uniqueness, there's calm, there's physicality.
Authentic values are those by which a life can be lived, which can form a people that produces great deeds and thoughts.
I love cooking. I like to make lasagna - it's authentic Italian-style. I also do a great chicken recipe for a barbecue.
But since you're asking me, I'll tell you my opinion: all cornbread is authentic, as long as it's good, hot, and made with love and fresh ingredients.
Good social media is authentic. What makes social media work is actually having something to say.
All of my children are ideologically and politically in sync with me, they all have authentic Christian faith. It's something I'm very grateful for.
I don't think anyone's sexuality needs to be a public issue other than to give others the confidence to love themselves wholeheartedly and to be their true, authentic self without any shame.
I have to live authentically at all times. And that's part of what makes me an artist. I'm not scared to do that.
God holds the power of authentic freedom that both begs and invites us onward to wild liberation.
I'd play the same character for ten years if the words and the moments that I'm playing are authentic.
From the very beginning, I always tried to make dialogue flow comfortably; I always did that to make it seem more authentic.
To create a past that seemed authentic but would be a fiction, you need an invented language.
I love when truth is stranger than fiction. It authenticates my wild imagination.
If my characters travel somewhere, I generally write about a place I know to give the scenes more authenticity.
Helen Jordan: If only I had been raped as a child! *Then* I would know authenticity!