What does stage-fright mean to you?
July 14, 2014 § Leave a comment
Other people’s words – Part V
… it means not putting so much energy into making something go away. Anxieties like stage fright, at bottom, are a turning against the self. I think it’s much more fruitful to try to be on good terms with every side of one’s personality.
Stage fright: classical music’s dark secret
Daily Telegraph, 3 July 2014
Life is a stage sometimes, I think.
It sounds good, doesn’t it? — living without turning against yourself.
I’d like to thank my mother for alerting me to this article, and in particular this quote from it.