"Embrace your innate weirdness. Everyone has quirks and insights unique to themselves. Don’t hide these things—they are what make you interesting." - From How To Be More Interesting (In 10 Simple Steps) by Jessica Hagy
Great article on how it's time to get out of the comfort zone and start making good stuff. "Nothing destroys a good idea faster than a mandatory consensus. The lowest common denominator is never a high standard.
This is the devil’s advocate, who asks the hard questions and sees problems before they arise. You need this person’s perspective. They are looking out for you, and want you to be as safe as you are successful. This is the voice of reason.