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You're Not Living Your Best Life 'Til You've Heard Billy Porter's 7 Rules To Live By

"So if you're wondering why I'm always turning it with the clothes and the looks, darling, that is why!"

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This is Billy Porter. He plays Pray Tell on FX's breakout hit, Pose, and to say his character stole the show is an understatement.

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He recently joined Cocoa Butter this past week to talk about his seven rules to live by, and believe me, these are some life lessons we ALL NEED.

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Let's get to the rules, shall we?

1. "Choose yourself, save yourself, bet on yourself!"

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2. "Dress for the job you want, not the job you have!"

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3. "Don't wait for anybody to give you permission to practice your art!"

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4. "Be on time."

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5. "When people show you who they are, believe them the first time."

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6. "Be of service."

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7. And, last but not least, "mean what you say and say what you mean."

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Thanks for all the dope advice, Billy! Be sure to root for him and the rest of the Pose cast this week at the Golden Globes!


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