How to Be Authentic in A Fake World

‘Be Yourself’ Is a Paradox.

Gustavo Razzetti
Mar 8, 2018 · 8 min read
Masks hide your identity but not your true-self. Pic by Emma Backer

“You will be what you must be, or else you will be nothing.” — José de San Martín

Masks are dangerous; they don’t merely hide but transform who we are. We become who we impersonate.