These are the quotes I’ve featured on my homepage. I try to change it weekly but it often slips my mind. I’d love to hear some of your favorite quotes whether they’re written by you or someone else!

“Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.” -Wayne W. Dyer

“About all you can do in life is be who you are. Some people will love you for you. Most will love you for what you can do for them, and some won’t like you at all.” -Rita Mae Brown

“We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face… we must do that which we think we cannot.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them I soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Self Love – it doesn’t mean that everyone will treat you the way you deserve to be treated. It means that you won’t let them change the way you see yourself; nor will you stick around for them to destroy you.” – Tony A. Gaskins

“Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life, but define yourself.” – Harvey Fierstein

“Don’t be afraid of your fears. They’re not there to scare you. They’re there to let you know that something is worth it.” – C. JoyBell C.

“Sometimes people are beautiful. Not in looks. Not in what they say. Just in what they are.” – Markus Zusak

“The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.” – Bob Marley

“Be steady and well-ordered in your life so that you can be fierce and original in your works.” Gustave Flaubert

“If only we’d stop trying to be happy, we could have a pretty good time.” Edith Wharton

“Be patient and open-minded in your interactions with others; find the positive attributes that they possess.” Roy T. Bennett

“Courage isn’t having the strength to go on – it is going no when you don’t have strength.” Napoléon Bonaparte

“You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consist of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.” Albert Camus

“To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.” Oscar Wilde

“I’m tough, I’m ambitious, and I know exactly what I want. If that makes me a bitch, okay.” Madonna

“Your flaws are perfect for the heart that is meant to love you.” Ash Sweeny

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

“The future is completely open, and we are writing it moment to moment.” Pema Chodron

“You will either step forward into growth, or back into safety.” Abraham Maslow

“Sometimes you have to stand alone. Just to make sure you still can.” Unknown