If you live a rebellious lifestyle, then you rebel against things because they go against your ideals and the integrity of who you are as a person.
I was raised to think that rock was music for ignorant people who didn't think for themselves.
When I got with Nina Greenberg, I had been running for a few months already without a trainer. But then she gave me a program and guided me through my runs, showing me how to take care of myself and letting me know I should ice my legs and stretch - stuff I hadn't been doing.
When I was in school, you could pick any instrument you want, and they'd teach you how to play it. That changed my life. I loved playing music in school, and it sent me on my path as a musician.