Defining ‘You’

Find out who the true ‘you’ really is.

Your thoughts (8) Defining ‘You’

Do you ever wonder who you really are? We all have those moments!

Create yourself
Figure out what you’re great at and what you love — you’ll learn about yourself in the process. Sihle is a 15-year-old from Mamelodi. Realising she had a talent for art made her explore her creative side. She discovered that she could express and understand her feelings through drawings much better than she could through words.

Adventure time
Try as many different things as you can. Try to do something new every day, even if it feels small or insignificant. Even if you think you might not like it. Xoli, a 17-year-old from Khayelitsha, would have never decided to study science at university if she hadn’t joined a physics club in high school. Her best friend joined the club and Dineo went along just to have more time to hang out with her bestie...

Believe in yourself
No matter what you discover about yourself, remember that YOU ARE AWESOME. Even when life seems hard and confusing, you should believe in yourself. Don’t be afraid to be who you are and to put yourself out there — every experience is a chance to learn.

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A few years ago........I discovered that a had a dancing talent ..........I joined a dance club and...

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Thats really great,tnx

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I have a very low self-esteem and whenever I'm alone I feel sad and lonely that I end up crying... I...

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Loneliness and sadness is a very common emotion for everyone at one point or another in their lives....

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I'm sorry you're going through this. I can't imagine how it must feel. Most often than not we find...

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