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“Three things that make awen for a bard:
genius, and practice, and art.”
Gramadegau’r penceirddiaid. Translation: Gwilym Morus-Baird.
Talent alone is not enough, hard work and skill are also needed.
In life you’ll always come across detractors; it’s important to learn how to distinguish between valuable criticism, i.e. constructive critique, and negativity. Part of the hard work is, perhaps, accepting the criticism too.
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