I don't recall when or where I first heard this but it fits me to the 'T'
"What you think of me is none of my business"
Let that sink in for a moment if you've never heard it before.
In my past I let how I looked, what I wore, where I went get dictated by others much like my childhood
Not sure when it hit me but it's MY LIFE, MY CHOICES & my own happiness.
You are not in need of an FDA "Seal of Approval" though I look for that AAA label for my car, thats it
My friend, your value is approved just by being YOU