To be you can let yourself go until you just exist,
but to live,
you must be someone.
To be someone,
you must have a bone,
not be afraid to show the bone,
and to lose the meat by the wayside.
Photo by Edward S. Curtis: Apsaroke warrior with bow and arrow in position, two extra shafts in his bow-hand, and a fourth between his teeth ready for instant use. Published 1909.
From The North American Indian