My friend and I sang an a cappella rendition of Extreme's 'More Than Words' at one of our football pep rallies in a desperate attempt to look cool. For a while I wore pink Converse All Stars because I thought it made me seem daring and irreverent.
Create your own method. Don't depend slavishly on mine. Make up something...
The greatest wisdom is to realize one's lack of it.
Love the art in yourself and not yourself in the art.