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Kurt Cobain's Impact On My Life Essay

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Throughout our lifetime, we will have heard at least one influential quote. Due to this individual quote, our lives will be changed forever, whether it be good or bad. This, is the quote that has influenced me the most, and will continue to do so. “I’d rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.”- Kurt Cobain Kurt Cobain, a rock legend especially known for his impact in the grunge sub-culture. However, even though he had an amazing impact on the evolution of music, Cobain was not always loved for who he was. On February 20th, Cobain’s birthday, he would state a quote that would impact the world forever. Cobain’s quote impacted a variety of people, from outcasts and misfits, to accepted and popular people. His quote allowed people to be able to except…show more content…
In today’s society, my generation is fascinated with the newest trends, and whoever does not conform to those trends is deemed an outcast. Due to the impact of this quote on my life, I proudly claim to be an outcast. This quote allows me to understand that whoever I might be, I should always remain true to myself and not let other’s opinions sway who I am. This quote will continue to inspire me in life, no matter where I end up. Due to my career choice, it is vital that I understand who I am and to never let anyone sway that. If I were to allow people the opportunity to impact and change who I am, I would not be able to accomplish any of my dreams. Although, I have chosen this quote, I will not forget any of the others that helped build me into who I am to become. Just like this quote has impacted my life and many others, many more quotes will impact the lives of everyone. Whether it be good or bad, it is up to us to decide what we accept to influence us. As we as seniors, move onto the next steps in our lives, it is important that we all have at least one great quote, which will stay with us
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