“I have this theory that if one person can go out of their way to show compassion, then it will start a chain reaction of the same. People will never know how far a little kindness can go.”
-Rachel Joy Scott
“Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm possible'!”
"Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness."
"All change is hard at first, messy in the middle and so gorgeous at the end."
“Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.”
-Martin Luther King, Jr.
"It is all about finding the calm in the chaos."
“Often when you think you're at the end of something, you're at the beginning of something else.”
“Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.”
“The more we genuinely care about others the greater our own happiness & inner peace.”
"Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength."
“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.”
"Trust Yourself. You've survived a lot, and you'll survive whatever is coming."
"Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished."
"Change is hard at first, messy in the middle, and gorgeous at the end."
"Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass ... it's about learning to dance in the rain."
"Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start."
- Nido Qubein
“Although no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new beginning.”—Carl Bard
"Respect yourself enough to say "I deserve peace" and walk away from people or things that prevent you from attaining it."
- Jerico Silvers
"Don't let people pull you into their storm. Pull them into your peace."
- Kimberly Jones
“A flower does not think of competing to the flower next to it. It just blooms.”
- Zen Shin
"Unleashing gift, at first, is going to be really scary. You will have great hesitation. Do it anyway."
“The most difficult times for many of us are the ones we give ourselves.”
“To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself.”
~Thich Nhat Hanh
“Make your life a masterpiece; imagine no limitations on what you can be, have or do.”
"There's power in allowing yourself to be known and heard, in owning your unique story, in using your authentic voice. And there's grace in being willing to know and hear others,"
~Michelle Obama in Becoming
“At the end of the day, remind yourself that you did the best you could today, and that is good enough.”