Motivate yourself

“When you are free from delusion, you can enjoy illusion. Enjoy the dream but enjoy the dream being free.” – Mooji

“I dream. Sometimes I think that’s the only right thing to do.” – Haruki Murakami

“A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.” – Yoko Ono

“If you are living the dream, how do you know if you are asleep or awake?” – Karl Pilkington

“The only thing that will stop you from fulfilling your dreams is you.” – Tom Bradley

“Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.” – Epicurus

“You must make your dream a priority in order for it to become your life.” – Bob Proctor

“Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.” – Harriet Tubman

“The only thing worse than starting something and failing … is not starting something.” – Seth Godin

“Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.” – Wayne Dyer

“Study while others are sleeping; work while others are loafing; prepare while others are playing; and dream while others are wishing.” – William Arthur Ward

“I don’t paint dreams or nightmares, I paint my own reality.” – Frida Kahlo

“I dream my painting and I paint my dream.” – Vincent van Gogh

“I dwell in possibility.” – Emily Dickinson

“Dream as if you’ll live forever. Live as if you’ll die today.” – James Dean

“When we are dreaming alone it is only a dream. When we are dreaming with others, it is the beginning of reality.” – Dom Helder Camara

“There will be obstacles. There will be doubters. There will be mistakes. But with hard work, with belief, with confidence and trust in yourself and those around you, there are no limits.” – Michael Phelps

“You were born with potential. You were born with goodness and trust. You were born with ideals and dreams. You were born with greatness. You were born with wings. You are not meant for crawling, so don’t. You have wings. Learn to use them and fly.” – Rumi

“You have a certain amount of time to be alive – to pursue your hopes, dreams, and passions. Make it count.” – Life Math Money

Success is the sweetest revenge

“Great things never come from comfort zones.”

“Dream it. Wish it. Do it.”

“Success doesn’t just find you. You have to go out and get it.”

“If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.” – Jim Rohn

”Spend eighty percent of your time focusing on the opportunities of tomorrow rather than the problems of yesterday.” – Brian Tracy

“If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.” – Abraham Maslow

“Keep on going, and the chances are that you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I never heard of anyone ever stumbling on something sitting down.” – Charles F. Kettering

“Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.” – Erich Fromm

“Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the ‘someday I’ll’ philosophy.” – Denis Waitley

“Don’t let the fear of losing be greater than the excitement of winning.” – Robert Kiyosaki

“Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven’t planted.” – David Bly

“The people who succeed are irrationally passionate about something.” – Naval Ravikant 

“I can’t give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time.” – Herbert Bayard Swope

“The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible – and achieve it, generation after generation.” – Pearl S. Buck

“My secret for success? I don’t know what the hell success means.” – Al Lewis

“If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. Then quit. No use being a damn fool about it.” – W.C. Fields 

“Success is dependent on effort.” – Sophocles

“Success is the sweetest revenge.” – Vanessa Williams

“Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.” – Richard Bach 

“Become so curious and obsessed with one thing that you forget everything else. Follow it, drink it, dive deep in it, master it. Remarkable results need remarkable actions.” – Maxime Lagacé

Trust yourself

“Remember always that you not only have the right to be an individual, you have an obligation to be one.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“If you could only sense how important you are to the lives of those you meet; how important you can be to people you may never even dream of. There is something of yourself that you leave at every meeting with another person.” –  Fred Rogers 

“To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.” – Denis Waitley

“Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.” – Lucille Ball

“A healthy self-love means we have no compulsion to justify to ourselves or others why we take vacations, why we sleep late, why we buy new shoes, why we spoil ourselves from time to time. We feel comfortable doing things which add quality and beauty to life.” – Andrew Matthews

“Our self-respect tracks our choices. Every time we act in harmony with our authentic self and our heart, we earn our respect. It is that simple. Every choice matters.” – Dan Coppersmith

“People may flatter themselves just as much by thinking that their faults are always present to other people’s minds, as if they believe that the world is always contemplating their individual charms and virtues.” – Elizabeth Gaskell

“Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do.” – Benjamin Spock

“Because one believes in oneself, one doesn’t try to convince others. Because one is content with oneself, one doesn’t need others’ approval. Because one accepts oneself, the whole world accepts him or her.” – Lao-Tzu

“People who want the most approval get the least and the people who need approval the least get the most.” – Wayne Dyer

“There is nothing noble about being superior to some other man. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.” – Hindu Proverb

“I found in my research that the biggest reason people aren’t more self-compassionate is that they are afraid they’ll become self-indulgent. They believe self-criticism is what keeps them in line. Most people have gotten it wrong because our culture says being hard on yourself is the way to be.” – Kristen Neff

“Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are.” – Marilyn Monroe

“The worst loneliness is to not be comfortable with yourself.” – Mark Twain

“It’s not my responsibility to be beautiful. I’m not alive for that purpose. My existence is not about how desirable you find me.” – Warsan Shire

“People who love themselves, don’t hurt other people. The more we hate ourselves, the more we want others to suffer.” – Dan Pearce

“When you’re different, sometimes you don’t see the millions of people who accept you for what you are. All you notice is the person who doesn’t.” – Jodi Picoult

“People who want the most approval get the least and the people who need approval the least get the most.” – Wayne Dyer

“You are a true success if you can trust yourself, love yourself, and be yourself.”

“Becoming acquainted with yourself is a price well worth paying for the love that will really address your needs.” – Daphne Rose Kingma

There is only one pretty child in the world

“Restore balance. Most kids have technology, school and extracurricular activities covered. It’s time to add a pinch of adventure, a sprinkle of sunshine and a big handful of  outdoor play.” – Penny Whitehouse

“Let the children be free; encourage them; let them run outside when it is raining; let them remove their shoes when they find a puddle of water; and when the grass of the meadows is wet with dew, let them run on it and trample it with their bare feet; let them rest peacefully when a tree invites them to sleep beneath its shade; let them shout and laugh when the sun wakes them in the morning.” –  Maria Montessori

“Playing together in nature is as much about us as it is about the child. Children get to celebrate and be themselves, while we are reminded of our inner child – the essence of who we are.” – Nicolette Sowder

“Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see.” – John F. Kennedy

“There is only one pretty child in the world and every mother has it.” 

“I come from that society and there is a common thread, specifically family values—the idea that you do anything for your family, and the unconditional love for one’s children.” – Ednita Nazario 

“It is a wise father that knows his own child.” – William Shakespeare

“It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.” – Frederick Douglass

“The more people have studied different methods of bringing up children, the more they have come to the conclusion that what good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is the best after all.” -Benjamin Spock

“A baby is God’s opinion that the world should go on.” –  Carl Sandburg

“When times are hard, when your friends turn against you and your luck seems to fail, know that I will always be just a phone call away.”

“I know you must walk your own path, but let my love be the light to guide you.”

“It’s a beautiful thing, watching another adult walking around out there in the world with my heart beating inside them.”

“Butterflies have wings, so they can fly. Fish have gills, so they can swim. Bunnies have four legs, so they can run. I have a heart, so I can love you.”

“There’s no bad thing you could do that would ever change my love.”

“See the stars? I made a wish on one, and I got you.”

“Wherever you go, my love is with you.”

“I hug you and kiss you and tell you I love you because it fills me with joy. I’ll hug you and kiss you and tell you I love you some more so you’ll be full too.”

“I love you when I wake up in the morning. I love you all day long. I love you in my dreams at night.”

“No work is more important than my love for you.”

Be like a mountain

“When your life is governed by the Divine nature instead of the self-centered nature you will find inner peace.” – Anonymous

“Possession of material riches, without inner peace, is like dying of thirst while bathing in a lake.” – Anonymous

“For me, success is inner peace.” – Denzel Washington

“You’ll never find peace of mind until you listen to your heart.” – George Michael

“Be like a mountain; do not let anything disturb your inner peace.” – Debasish Mridha

“Turn your wounds into wisdom” – Oprah

“On the surface, reality may appear the same each day, but in essence, we are new every moment of our lives. The potential for change and growth is unlimited if we allow ourselves to surrender to the flow.” – Dorit Brauer

“Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.” – Rumi

“I have heard that he who knows what is enough will not let himself be entangled by thoughts of gain; that he who really understands how to find satisfaction will not be afraid of other kinds of loss; and that he who practices the cultivation of what is within him will not be ashamed because he holds no position in society.” –  Zhuangzi

“Money and success don’t change people; they merely amplify what is already there.” – Will Smith

“Much of our suffering is caused by our false perceptions and attachment to mental images. We assume things to be true without really knowing whether they are true or not, then create a world of hurt for ourselves and others.” – Joseph P. Kauffman,

“Everything negative – pressure, challenges – is all an opportunity for me to rise.” – Kobe Bryant

“Happiness can only be achieved by looking inward & learning to enjoy whatever life has and this requires transforming greed into gratitude.” – John Chrysostom

“Live for each second without hesitation.” – Elton John

“When we are unable to find tranquility within ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.” – Francois de La Rochefoucauld

“Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind.” – Buddha

“When we understand clearly that inner peace is the real source of happiness, and how, through spiritual practice, we can experience progressively deeper levels of inner peace, we will develop tremendous enthusiasm to practice.” – Geshe Kelsang Gyatso

“Meditation is not a way of making your mind quiet. It is a way of entering into the quiet that is already there – buried under the 50,000 thoughts the average person thinks every day.” – Deepak Chopra

“Remember the entrance to the sanctuary is inside you.” – Rumi

“Fearlessness presupposes calmness and peace of mind.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Routine is a sign of ambition

“It’s easy to make excuses for the lack of self-discipline but excuses don’t get you anywhere.” – Anonymous

“Peace and happiness shall fill your mind deep within, if you act according to truth and self-discipline.” – Gobind Singh

“Cultivate within yourselves the might power of self-discipline.” – Gordon B. Hinckley

“In the end, you win through superior craftsmanship, not marketing.” – Robert Greene

“The senses have been conditioned by attraction to the pleasant and aversion to the unpleasant. Do not be ruled by them.” – Bhagavad Gita

“Do the best one can. Do it over again. Then still improve, even if ever so slightly, those retouches.” – Marguerite Yourcenar

“No man is free who cannot command himself.” – Pythagoras

“If I don’t have a project, I don’t have any discipline.” – Marina Abramovic

“Routine, in an intelligent man, is a sign of ambition.” – W.H. Auden

“What is truly ambitious is to face life and proceed with quiet confidence in spite of the distractions.” – Ryan Holiday

“The distance between your dreams and reality is called discipline.”

“Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.”

“All successes begin with self discipline. It starts with you.”

“He who lives without discipline dies without HONOR.”

“Daily affirmations are great. Daily reminders are better. Daily actions are best.” – Carlos Del Valle

“If you manage your time like it’s worth a lot of money, it eventually will.” – Johnny Uzan

“Good habits are personal capital. They require investment, but many pay off 1000X over a lifetime.” – Michael

“Have goals that are challenging enough to intimidate others.” 

“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.” – Robert Collier

“Progress is not achieved by luck or accident, but by working on yourself daily.” – Epictetus

Kindness is so gangsta

“You can accomplish by kindness what you cannot by force.” – Pubilius Syrus

“As the rain falls on the just and unjust alike, let your heart be untroubled by judgments and let your kindness rain down on all.”-  Buddha

“Act with kindness, but do not expect gratitude.” – Confucius

“The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the greatest intention.” – Kahlil Gibran

“I hope you will have a wonderful year, that you’ll dream dangerously and outrageously, that you’ll make something that didn’t exist before you made it, that you will be loved and that you will be liked, and that you will have people to love and to like in return. And, most importantly (because I think there should be more kindness and more wisdom in the world right now), that you will, when you need to be, be wise, and that you will always be kind.” – Neil Gaiman

“Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.” – Mark Twain

“Kindness is so gangsta.” 

“We rise by lifting others.” – Robert Ingersoll

“One can’t be kind to one person and cruel to another.” – Morarji Desai

“There’s no such things as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.” –  Scott Adams

“The only way to tell the truth is to speak with kindness. Only the words of a loving man can be heard.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Love and kindness are never wasted. They always make a difference. They bless the one who receives them, and they bless you, the giver.” – Barbara De Angelis

“Treat everyone with respect and kindness. Period. No exceptions.” – Kiana Tom

“You can tell by the kindness of a dog how a human should be.” – Captain Beefheart

“I actually think that the most efficacious way of making a difference is to lead by example, and doing random acts of kindness is setting a very good example of how to behave in the world.” – Misha Collins

“Kindness and politeness are not overrated at all. They’re underused.” – Tommy Lee Jones

“Kindness is really important to me in finding my own prince – so are patience and a sense of humor. Without those qualities he’s no Prince Charming!” – Anne Hathaway

“Good people can get you out of a thousand problems with charm and kindness.” – Anouska Hempel

“A word of kindness is seldom spoken in vain, while witty sayings are as easily lost as the pearls slipping from a broken string.” – George Dennison Prentice

“It really shocks me when I encounter people who think kindness doesn’t matter. Because I think it’s pretty much the only thing that matters.” – Josh Radnor

Not to love is foolish

“Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.” – Rumi

“Love waits for all of us quietly in that place where no one is looking.” – Atticus Poetry

“Love isn’t finding a perfect person. It’s seeing an imperfect person perfectly.” – Sam Keen

“When I connect the dots, they always lead to you.” – Perry Poetry

“First love and last love both are important for you first love changes your nature while last love changes your life.” – Unknown

“I loved you yesterday, loving you still, always have, and always will.” – Elaine Davis

“To love is to burn, to be on fire.” –  Jane Austen

“One day someone will walk into your life and make you realize how it feels to live a true love story.” – Unknown

“When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.” – Jimi Hendrix

“To love is risky. Not to love is foolish.” – Maxime Lagacé

“I know of no greater happiness than to be with you all the time, without interruption, without end.” –  Franz Kafka

“I have no special gift. With deep love, I give what I have.” ― Debasish Mridha

“You must love in such a way that the person you love feels free.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

“I knew why love was always described with eternity. A single minute stretched out for lifetimes.” ― Shannon A. Thompson

“Love is breathing each other with all madness” ― Seema Gupta

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” – Lao Tzu

“Love is the enchanted dawn of every heart.” – Lamartine

“Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.” ― William Shakespeare

“When someone loves you, the way they talk about you is different. You feel safe and comfortable.” ― Jess C. Scott

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” –  Lao Tzu

This is a wonderful day

“Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.”— Oprah Winfrey

“Nothing new can come into your life unless you are grateful for what you already have.”— Michael Bernhard

“If you are really thankful, what do you do? You share.”— W. Clement Stone

“If you have lived, take thankfully the past.”— John Dryden

“Be grateful for what you have and work hard for what you don’t have.”— Anonymous

“So much has been given to me; I have no time to ponder over that which has been denied.”— Helen Keller

“Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgiving, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.”— William Arthur Ward

“If the only prayer you said in your whole life was “thank you,” that would suffice.”— Meister Eckhart

“Learn to be thankful for what you already have, while you pursue all that you want.”— Jim Rohn

“We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives.”— John F. Kennedy

“The soul that gives thanks can find comfort in everything; the soul that complains can find comfort in nothing.” – Hannah Whitall Smith

“This is a wonderful day. I’ve never seen this one before.” –  Maya Angelou

“No duty is more urgent than giving thanks.” – James Allen

“Whatever we are waiting for—peace of mind, contentment, grace, the inner awareness of simple abundance—it will surely come to us, but only when we are ready to receive it with an open and grateful heart.” – Sarah Ban Breathnach

“Joy is the simplest form of gratitude.” – Karl Barth

“Meditate, relax and just “be” for a moment. Remember that this moment is perfect the way it is and you don’t need to change it.” –  Maxime Lagacé

“I thank everything, because everything teaches me something.” –  Maxime Lagacé

“True happiness is to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future, not to amuse ourselves with either hopes or fears but to rest satisfied with what we have, which is sufficient, for he that is so wants nothing.” –  Seneca

“Giving thanks for abundance is greater than the abundance itself.” – Rumi

“The greatest blessings of mankind are within us and within our reach. A wise man is content with his lot, whatever it may be, without wishing for what he has not.” – Seneca

No seed ever sees the flower

“Turn your wounds into wisdom.” – Oprah Winfrey

“When anger enters the mind, wisdom departs.” – Thomas A Kempis

“When an ordinary man attains knowledge, he is a sage; when a sage attains understanding, he is an ordinary man.” –  Zen proverb

“Let your actions demonstrate your wisdom.” 

“No seed ever sees the flower.” – Zen proverb

“Man’s primary art is virtue itself.” – Seneca

“Knowledge is discovered collectively, wisdom is rediscovered individually.” – Naval Ravikant

“Spend your money on the things money can buy. Spend your time on the things money can’t buy.” – Haruki Murakami 

“Only when someone refuses to do certain things will he be capable of doing great things.” – Mencius

“Sometimes taking time is actually a shortcut.” –  Haruki Murakami

“Seek wisdom, not knowledge. Knowledge is of the past, Wisdom is of the future.” –  Lumbee 

“A kind person is very wise, because they – consciously or unconsciously – have realised what it is all about: that what we do to our fellows, we also do to ourselves.” – Stefan Einhorn

“The ability to communicate fluidly and effectively is more than just a skill that one develops over time. It is a combination of skill, and wisdom, and the ability to connect to the perception of another that will allow them to see things the way you do and follow along with your will.” –  Gerald Campbell

“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.” – Truman Capote

“A good friend is precious, even more precious is a wise good friend.” – V. Ashiedu

“No matter how bad we might think the world is, in my experience the vast majority of us want to rub along with our fellow men and very often buried beneath a gruff exterior, there is a generous spirit waiting to be revealed.” – Tony Clark

“We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.” – Mother Teresa

“I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day.” – E.B. White

“Better to be tentative than to be recklessly sure – to be an apprentice at sixty, than to present oneself as a doctor at ten.” – Michel de Montaigne

“Dogs look up to you, cats look down on you. Give me a pig. He just looks you in the eye and treats you as an equal.” – Winston Churchill

Be kind but not weak

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” – Steve Jobs

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.” –Henry David Thoreau

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the things you did.” – Mark Twain

“The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“By recording your dreams and goals on paper, you set in motion the process of becoming the person you most want to be. Put your future in good hands – your own.” – Mark Victor Hansen

“The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.” – Confucius

“You can conquer almost any fear if you will only make up your mind to do so. For remember, fear doesn’t exist anywhere except in the mind.” – Dale Carnegie

“Limitations live only in our minds. But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless.” – Jamie Paolinetti

“Always remember: Silence and Smile are two very powerful tools. Smile is the way to solve many problems. Silence is the way to avoid many problems.” – Paulo Coelho

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’” – Martin Luther King Jr

“If the world was blind how many people would you impress?” – Boonaa Mohammed

“The meaning of life is to give life meaning.” – Ken Hudgins

“I will remember and recover, not forgive and forget.”  – Unknown

“The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.” – Nelson Henderson

“The ultimate power in life is to be completely self-reliant, completely yourself.” –  Robert Greene

“When a situation is within your control, take action. When a situation is outside your control, make preparations.” – James Clear

“Be strong but not rude. Be kind but not weak. Be bold but not a bully. Be humble but not timid. Be proud but not arrogant.” – Osho

“True power lies in having nothing to gain or lose and still doing the right thing the right way and for the right reasons.” – Taylor Burrowes

“Every day of our lives, we are on the verge of making those slight changes that would make all the difference.” – Mignon McLaughlin

“The power of people is stronger than the people in power.” – Wael Ghonim

Love is our true destiny

“The problem, often not discovered until late in life, is that when you look for things in life like love, meaning, motivation, it implies they are sitting behind a tree or under a rock. The most successful people in life recognize, that in life they create their own love, they manufacture their own meaning, they generate their own motivation.” – Neil deGrasse Tyson

“To pay attention, this is our endless and proper work.” – Mary Oliver

“Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work.” –  Gustave Flaubert

“Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with shades of deeper meaning.” – Maya Angelou

“Don’t handicap your children by making their lives easy.” – Robert A. Heinlein

“Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone – we find it with another.” – Thomas Merton

“Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.” –  Kahlil Gibran

“Time is a created thing. To say “I don’t have time”, is like saying, “I don’t want to”.” –  Lao Tzu

“Doubt is an uncomfortable condition, but certainty is a ridiculous one.” – Voltaire

“Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.” – Martin Luther

“Most people would sooner die than think; in fact, they do so.” –  Bertrand Russell

“Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.” — Khalil Gibran

“The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.” – Aesop

“Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, I will try again tomorrow.” – Mary Anne Radmacher

“Life is like a piano. The white keys represent happiness and the black shows sadness. But as you go through life’s journey, remember that the black keys also make music.” – Unknown

“The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in.”— Morrie Schwartz

“What we have done for ourselves alone, dies with us. What we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.” – Albert Pike

“Victory is sweetest when you’ve known defeat.” – Malcolm S. Forbes

“All meaningful and lasting change starts first in your imagination and then works its way out. Imagination is more important than knowledge.” – Albert Einstein

“Don’t let the fear of losing be greater than the excitement of winning.” – Robert Kiyosaki

The best is yet to come

“Simplicity is the glory of expression.” – Walt Whitman

“Prove them wrong.”

“Good things happen to those who hustle.” – Anaïs Nin 

“He who is brave is free.” – Seneca

“Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong.” – Winston

“The bird a nest, the spider a web, man friendship.” – William Blake

“There is no saint without a past, no sinner without a future.” – Augustine of Hippo

“No guts, no story.” –  Chris Brady

“My life is my message.” –  Mahatma Gandhi

“Screw it, let’s do it.” – Richard Branson

“Boldness be my friend.” – William Shakespeare

“Lighten up on yourself. No one is perfect. Gently accept your humanness.” – Deborah Day

“Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do.” – Benjamin Spock

“One of the greatest regrets in life is being what others would want you to be, rather than being yourself.” – Shannon L. Alder

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“If you have the ability to love, love yourself first.” – Charles Bukowski

“To fall in love with yourself is the first secret to happiness.” – Robert Morley

“Beauty begins the moment you decided to be yourself.” – Coco Chanel

“People who want the most approval get the least and the people who need approval the least get the most.” – Wayne Dyer

“The best is yet to come.”

Seek life

“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.” – Truman Capote

“A kind person is very wise, because they – consciously or unconsciously – have realised what it is all about: that what we do to our fellows, we also do to ourselves.” – Stefan Einhorn

“A good friend is precious, even more precious is a wise good friend” – V. Ashiedu

“No matter how bad we might think the world is, in my experience the vast majority of us want to rub along with our fellow men and very often buried beneath a gruff exterior, there is a generous sprit waiting to be revealed.” – Tony Clark

“We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.” – Mother Teresa

“When you’re dealing with people who are offensive and irritating, you need to look past their behavior to their pain. When people are hurting others, it’s because they’re hurting on the inside” –  Rick Warren

“We know what we are, but know not what we may be.” – William Shakespeare 

“Paths are made by walking.” – Franz Kafka

“Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations.” – Unknown 

“Learn to sell. Learn to build. If you can do both, you will be unstoppable.” – Naval Ravikant 

“We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.” – Oscar Wilde 

“Each life is made up of mistakes and learning, waiting and growing, practicing patience and being persistent.” – Billy Graham

“Each person must live their life as a model for others.” – Rosa Parks

“My philosophy of life is that if we make up our mind what we are going to make of our lives, then work hard toward that goal, we never lose–somehow we win out.” – Ronald Reagan

“Either get busy living or get busy dying.” – Stephen King

“You change the world by being yourself.” – Yoko Ono

“The only way round is through.” – Robert Frost

“Seek life, not comfort.” – Maxime Lagacé

“Pain or love or danger makes you real again.” – Jack Kerouac

“Begin, be bold and venture to be wise.” – Horace

Be the hero of your own story

 “Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life” – J.K Rowling

“Every man’s life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another.” – Ernest Hemingway

“If you’re offered a seat on a rocket ship, don’t ask what seat! Just get on” – Sheryl Sandberg

“Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win.” – Stephen King

“The greatest wealth is to live content with little.” – Plato 

“The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.” – Malcolm X

“The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.” –  Bruce Lee 

“A great man is always willing to be little.” –  Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Don’t count the days, make the days count.” – Muhammad Ali

“In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.” – Coco Chanel

“As he read, I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once.” – John Green

“Love is like the wind, you can’t see it but you can feel it.” – Nicholas Sparks

“There is never a time or place for true love. It happens accidentally, in a heartbeat, in a single flashing, throbbing moment.” – Sarah Dessen

“It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.” – André Gide

“If you can make a woman laugh, you can make her do anything.” – Marilyn Monroe

“We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.” – Kurt Vonnegut

“Be the hero of your own story.” – Joe Rogan

“The only failure is not to try.” – George Clooney

“Nobody can hurt me without my permission.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“I am the greatest, I said that even before I knew I was.” – Muhammad Ali

Fairy tales are more than true

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”  – Martin Luther King Jr.

“Do what you can, where you are, with what you have.” – Teddy Roosevelt

“If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.” – Tony Robbins

“Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.” – Gloria Steinem

“It’s your place in the world; it’s your life. Go on and do all you can with it, and make it the life you want to live.” – Mae Jemison

“You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try.” – Beverly Sills

“Remember no one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Life is what we make it, always has been, always will be.” – Grandma Moses

“Push yourself, because no one else is going to do it for you.”

“Sometimes you win, sometimes you learn.” — John Maxwell

“Never apologize for having high standards. People who really want to be in your life will rise up to meet them.” — Ziad K. Abdelnour

“We need to accept that we won’t always make the right decisions, that we’ll screw up royally sometimes – understanding that failure is not the opposite of success, it’s part of success.” – Arianna Huffington

“If people are doubting how far you can go, go so far that you can’t hear them anymore.” – Michele Ruiz

“Write it. Shoot it. Publish it. Crochet it, sauté it, whatever. MAKE.” – Joss Whedon

“You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching, love like you’ll never be hurt, sing like there’s nobody listening, and live like it’s heaven on earth.” ― William W. Purkey

“Everything you can imagine is real.”― Pablo Picasso

“Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.”― Neil Gaiman

“When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.” ― Helen Keller

“Do one thing every day that scares you.”― Eleanor Roosevelt

“A champion is afraid of losing. Everyone else is afraid of winning.” – Billie Jean King