it is fascinating to see what a child can achieve given the right environment and circumstances in which to grow. If all children had this kind of start in life the world would be a very different place. One thing is certain though: the most important thing is to be yourself. The judges all preferred the children who were natural and not ‘rehearsed,’ and it’s true in life generally: it’s always better just to be yourself.
the most important thing is to be yourself，最重要的是做你自己。什么叫做自己？普林斯顿的招生官又有话说了“中国学生的GRE能考得很好，但我能看出来，他们写的“陈述”经常千篇一律，缺乏特点，或者过分要求完美，不敢展示真实的自己。”