“Give your identity a very small footprint. The fewer things you define yourself by, the fewer constraints you have on further growth.”
Be careful how you define your identity.
Tynan, author of Superhuman Social Skills: A Guide To Being Likeable, Winning Friends, and Building Your Social Circle, offers up some powerful thoughts about why you should never label yourself.
He explains how having a “small footprint identity” frees you up to explore new things and evolve as you encounter new experiences.