You have to go through the falling down in order to learn to walk. It helps to know that you can survive it. That’s an education in itself.

Carol Burnett

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It’s one of the greatest gifts you can give yourself, to forgive. Forgive everybody. – Maya Angelou The morning begins
Without it (self-respect), one eventually discovers the final turn of the screw: one runs away to find oneself, and finds
I choose to make the rest of my life the best of my life. – Louise Hay What a perfect
I don’t care what you think about me. I don’t think about you at all. – Coco Chanel The sun
A surplus of effort could overcome a deficit of confidence. – Sonia Sotomayor I’m up before dawn, the wind is
Doubt is a killer. You just have to know who you are and what you stand for. – Jennifer Lopez
The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any. – Alice Walker So I
You can be the lead in your own life. – Kerry Washington Klaus tells me he ordered this sunrise, now
Aging is not ‘lost youth’ but a new stage of opportunity of strength. – Betty Friedan An owl wakes me
Normal is not something to aspire to; it’s something to get away from. – Jodie Foster The morning is cool
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all, confidence
The challenge is not to be perfect, it’s to be whole. – Jane Fonda The only visitors overnight are curious
I learned a long time ago that there is something worse than missing the goal, and that’s not pulling the
If you can’t go straight ahead, you go around the corner. – Cher Lightning streaks the sky, but there’s no
If you don’t get out of the box you’ve been raised in, you won’t understand how much bigger the world
You can’t be that kid standing at the top of the waterslide, overthinking it. You have to go down the
Don’t look at your feet to see if you are doing it right. Just dance. – Anne Lamott I feel
We do not need magic to change the world, we carry all the power we need inside ourselves already: we
These things are ours, for God creates within our soul a mystic sense of wonder that we may hear allegro
Every moment wasted looking back keeps us from moving forward. – Hillary Clinton It’s cold now. I sleep in all
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring. – Marilyn Monroe It
The best protection any woman can have is courage. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton It’s a perfect morning, waking in a
I try to live in a little bit of my own joy and not let people steal it or take
Don’t compromise yourself. You are all you’ve got. There is no yesterday, no tomorrow, it’s all the same day. –
Do you want to meet the love of your life? Look in the mirror. – Byron Katie The Sierra welcomes
If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t
Once you figure out what respect tastes like, it tastes better than attention. – Pink The day opens pink, cold and