An extremely popular 1960's hippie
saying that was made ubiquitously famous by the one-of-a-kind, extremely esoteric and eventually iconic comic strips
and books which appeared and evolved from within the exquisitely unique mind of the mad-genius cartoonist R. Crumb
. These three simple words of encouragement
reinforced the then-prevailing idea that people should be able to feel confident about staying true
to their own chosen life path and not allowing the outside world to get them down or force them to change who they wanted to be.