People often judge us based on our past results and look down on us. They cannot see our future potential.
When people do not believe in us, then we must believe in ourselves. All is lost if we give up.
If people do not support us, then we rely on ourselves to do whatever it takes to achieve our goals.
Our life is our responsibility. Any external help is a bonus. It is up to us to strive for a better future.
Some of the messages may seem abstract or philosophical, but Eric's experience with autism tells him that these are the messages that may inspire autistic people where other attempts have failed.
- Autistic people do not want advice shoved at them, but for them to discover by themselves on their terms.
- Some autistic people are more receptive to advice from peers compared to imposed on them by seniors or authorities.
- Silent words will keep reminding autistic people in a way that nagging could not achieve.
- Autistic people often focus on issues that are abstract or philosophical rather than grounded in our daily materialistic world.
Do install the posters discreetly: simply place these posters somewhere visible for curious readers to explore.