Making Your Own Way, Consequences Be Damned
Wow, NYTImes.com has the story, The Pizza Parlor Prodigy today. A prodigy with the cello plays before large crowds with important people and orchestras at his side. He more or less walks away from that version of a music career to do things "his way." He's succeeding.
Who here has the nerve to do such a thing? I'd like to say that I do, but... I don't.