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Embrace your you-ness Part II

Though he took cat naps throughout the day, Tesla also claimed he never slept more than 2 hours. Once, he stopped eating solid foods, opting instead for liquid sustenance like warm milk and juices.

While he was tall and reportedly rather easy on the eyes, Tesla never dated. Celibacy, he reasoned, contributed to his creativity.

The takeaway: own whatever makes you you  from habits to preferences. As long as you’re not harming anyone, embrace your quirks and incorporate them into your routine.

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