Favorite Quotes

Nobody wants to show you the hours and hours of becoming. They’d rather show the highlight of what they’ve become.
― Angela Duckworth, Grit: Passion, Perseverance, and the Science of Success


Destiny is a name often given in retrospect to choices that had dramatic consequences.
-J.K. Rowling

The question isn’t who’s going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.

– Ayn Rand

I’ve come to believe that each of us has a personal calling that’s as unique as a fingerprint – and that the best way to succeed is to discover what you love and then find a way to offer it to others in the form of service, working hard, and also allowing the energy of the universe to lead you.

– Oprah Winfrey

“If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.”

-Albert Einstein

What would you attempt to do if you knew you would not fail?

-Robert Schuller

You never regret being kind.

-Nicole Shepherd

You are the one that possesses the keys to your being. You carry the passport to your own happiness.

-Diane von Furstenberg


I didn’t get there by wishing for it or hoping for it, but by working for it.

– Estée Lauder

If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one.

– Dolly Parton

Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.

– Golda Meir