Reality is overrated

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You’ve got to be realistic, goes the mantra.

Your Mum, your friends, your peers keep giving you this unsolicited advice every time you try to fly high, on those days when you think the world is your oyster and there is no limit to what you can achieve.

They try to talk you out of your grand ideas because they want to protect you from yourself. Their…