Strive towards artistic purity. That means, do it purely for yourself. Strive to master your own art, for yourself, with disregard for others.
- Eminem striving to perfect his rapping craft. Same goes with Kendrick Lamar.
- Nietzsche leaving the academy. Nietzsche writing his own philosophy OUTSIDE of the university. His thoughts remain– none of his contemporaries do.
- Kanye West: No self-censorship. His thoughts are authentic and pure (whether you agree with him or not).