Self-care is not selfish. You cannot serve from an empty vessel.

— Eleanor Brown

The most memorable Eleanor Brown quotes to discover and learn by heart

Clutter is not just physical stuff. It's old ideas, toxic relationships and bad habits. Clutter is anything that does not support your better self.


Self-care isn't selfish (it is a gift to all concerned). You can't serve from an empty vessel.


Your own Fear is the greatest obstacle you will ever face on your journey.

Let your Faith be bigger than your Fear.


Allow yourself to experience fully every step of the journey, both the joy and the pain. You're alive. Greet the moment at hand with a grateful heart.


You may have lost your way more than a little bit, but I believe you can find your way back. That's the trick. Finding your way back.


A highly cultivated taste, a taste that is knowledgeable and eclectic, is likely to be exciting and provocative, a personal taste at its highest level.


There is no problem a library card can't solve.


We wear our names heavily. And though we have tried to escape their influence, they have seeped into us, and we find ourselves living their patterns again and again.


We were never organized readers who would see a book through to its end in any sory of logical order. We weave in and out of words like tourists on a hop-on, hop-off bus tour. Put a book down in the kitchen to go to the bathroom and you might return to find it gone, replaced by another of equal interest. We are indiscriminate.


There are times in our lives when we have to realize our past is precisely what it is, and we cannot change it. But we can change the story we tell ourselves about it, and by doing that, we can change the future.


Hurts and disappointments can hold gifts.


Every room has a mood or personality...and it is this that one desires to develop.


About Eleanor Brown

Quotes 15 sayings
Profession Author
Birthday 1969

The question to ask is what will satisfy you? What will bring you peace? And perhaps the answer to those is in asking yourself when you were last happy.


Our destiny is in the way we were born, in the way we were raised, in the sum of the three of us.

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