"But I don't want to be that anymore, Dembar. I want to be the sunshine in someone's hair, the little gasp of a bird when it takes its first flight. I don't want to be someone that people can't come to. I want to be...be...someone better than what others expect of me." -Sonai
motivational thoughts David Campbell III thinks this is important to Odysseus because he could either make excuses like his men did at certain times throughout their journey, or he could keep working towards his goal and making progress, just like he did.