Submitted by Sal Silvester on April 15, 2009
"I am who I am."
I can still remember sitting in front of the TV after school watching my favorite spinach-eating character flexing his "musKles" and saving the day.
But, my perspective of Popeye's quote, "I am who I am" recently changed when I heard a client use the phrase to describe people who had no interest in adapting and no interest in working with others who were different from them. "I am who I am, and if you don't like me - who cares."