In the 1980’s, "Weird Al" Yankovic turned down a $5 million endorsement offer from a beer company because it didn’t align with his values.
For perspective, Michael Jordan’s spokesman deal with Nike in the 80’s was $2.5 million.
In a recent interview, Al said he has no regrets about the decision.
At a time when that money would have changed his life, he valued his long-term legacy over a short-term payout.
Don’t be afraid to embrace your beliefs.
Focus on the impact you want to make over your entire lifetime above the achievement of a single moment.
Do what you think is right & have faith that it will lead to the best things for your life & for others.