Are we good enough?

The other day, scrolling through inspirational/ cheesy/ outright frustrating phrases on social media, I encountered one that particularly stroke a chord. In pretty handwriting, written over textured papers, the words read as follows: โ€œI need to change. Iโ€™m not me yet.โ€

This sentence says, quite clearly, one of the main messages of this day and age. Adds, social media, newspaper articles, celebrities with good intentions - they all keep telling us that we are not good enough. This idea that I am not me yet โ€“ I need to perfect myself towards my fantasy self โ€“ is a very profitable one, from a business point of view. We are promised we can achieve our fantasy selves if only:

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