As Steve Jobs said, 'don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice.' Therefore, be selective about whose advice you take and don't be afraid to follow your own intuition. It's there for a reason.
There is no doubt that Steve Jobs was a man full of contradictions and contained multitudes. But will those contradictory aspects of his personality be remembered more than his remarkable contributions to our world?
Knowing that death is certain should give us reason to ponder the meaning we give our life, here and now. Are we living the fulfilled existence we truly enjoy or regrettably abiding by the "shalls" and "shall nots" passed down to us?