Best quotes by the American speaker Steve Maraboli

We can all fight the battles of just one day. It is when we add the burdens of two uncontrollable days, yesterday and tomorrow, that we get overwhelmed.
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Happiness and success come from living in the present, not from existing in the past.
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Smile at strangers and you just might change a life.
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Stop believing and start knowing. Trust in you. Trust in truth.
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If you have to ask if you’ve done enough, you haven’t. Each day brings with it the opportunity to do more than you did yesterday.
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Those who have the ability to be grateful are the ones who have the ability to achieve greatness.
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Happiness is not the absence of problems; it’s the ability to deal with them.
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Judging is preventing us from understanding a new truth. Free yourself from the rules of old judgments and create the space for new understanding.
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Get out of your own way… stop the paralysis by analysis… decide what you want, create a simple plan, and get moving!
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You must have a positive self perception in order to transcend anything.
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I have come to accept the bumpy roads of life; they seem to lead to the best places.
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No matter what your history has been, your destiny is what you create today. What are you going to create?
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Relax. Refresh. Renew. Play. Sing. Laugh. Enjoy. Forgive. Dance. Love. Hug. Share. Kiss. Create. Explore. Hope. Listen. Dare. Trust. Dream. Learn. TODAY!
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Today is yours to shape. Create a masterpiece!
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People who lack the clarity, courage, or determination to follow their own dreams will often find ways to discourage yours. Live your truth and don't EVER stop!
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You have been blessed with immeasurable power to make positive changes in your life.
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Don’t be one of those who don’t want others to be empowered. Share information. Try to make the next person, smarter.
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Learn from the past, but don’t live in the past.
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Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness.
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I promise you nothing is as chaotic as it seems. Nothing is worth your health. Nothing is worth poisoning yourself into stress, anxiety, and fear.
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I am so grateful for my troubles. As I reflect back on my life, I have come to realize that my greatest triumphs have been born of my greatest troubles.
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Don’t wait for other people to be loving, giving, compassionate, grateful, forgiving, generous, or friendly... lead the way!
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With one kind gesture you can change a life. One person at a time you can change the world. One day at a time we can change everything.
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Today is the only day in which we have any power.
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It is when we hurt that we learn.
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At the end of the day, let there be no excuses, no explanations, no regrets.
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I am not arrogant enough to tell you what the future holds, but I am faithful enough to remind you who holds the future.
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Don’t question your ability. You were created to succeed and live a life of purpose. Don’t you dare put a question-mark where God put a period!
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There is nothing more rare, nor more beautiful, than a woman being unapologetically herself; comfortable in her perfect imperfection. To me, that is the true essence of beauty.
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As I look back on my life, I realize that every time I thought I was being rejected from something good, I was actually being re-directed to something better.
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Happiness and success come from living in the present, not from existing in the past.
  • inspirational

Smile at strangers and you just might change a life.
  • inspirational

Stop believing and start knowing. Trust in you. Trust in truth.
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Those who have the ability to be grateful are the ones who have the ability to achieve greatness.
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Happiness is not the absence of problems; it’s the ability to deal with them.
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Judging is preventing us from understanding a new truth. Free yourself from the rules of old judgments and create the space for new understanding.
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You must have a positive self perception in order to transcend anything.
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You have been blessed with immeasurable power to make positive changes in your life.
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Don’t be one of those who don’t want others to be empowered. Share information. Try to make the next person, smarter.
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Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness.
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I promise you nothing is as chaotic as it seems. Nothing is worth your health. Nothing is worth poisoning yourself into stress, anxiety, and fear.
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I am so grateful for my troubles. As I reflect back on my life, I have come to realize that my greatest triumphs have been born of my greatest troubles.
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Don’t wait for other people to be loving, giving, compassionate, grateful, forgiving, generous, or friendly... lead the way!
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With one kind gesture you can change a life. One person at a time you can change the world. One day at a time we can change everything.
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It is when we hurt that we learn.
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Don’t question your ability. You were created to succeed and live a life of purpose. Don’t you dare put a question-mark where God put a period!
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There is nothing more rare, nor more beautiful, than a woman being unapologetically herself; comfortable in her perfect imperfection. To me, that is the true essence of beauty.
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As I look back on my life, I realize that every time I thought I was being rejected from something good, I was actually being re-directed to something better.
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The very thing that is causing you pain is building you up.
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If you look back on the times you’ve failed and the times that hurt the most, you’ll recognize that your intent and your actions weren’t in alignment. So you were saying a prayer nobody heard.
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Allow yourself to enjoy each happy moment in your life.
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My past has not defined me, destroyed me, deterred me, or defeated me; it has only strengthened me.
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This universe is balanced. God made it that way. There is always plenty to be worried and sad about, but there is equally plenty to be happy and at peace with. The choice is yours.
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Life doesn’t get easier or more forgiving, we get stronger and more resilient.
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Accept yourself, your strengths, your weaknesses, your truths, and know what tools you have to fulfill your purpose.
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True friendship is rare. Don’t let a little dispute ruin a friendship.
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You are not a victim. No matter what you have been through, you’re still here. You may have been challenged, hurt, betrayed, beaten, and discouraged, but nothing has defeated you. You are still here! You have been delayed but not denied. You are not a victim, you are a victor. You have a history of victory.
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It’s funny how, in this journey of life, even though we may begin at different times and places, our paths cross with others so that we may share our love, compassion, observations, and hope. This is a design of God that I appreciate and cherish.
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It is only with true love and compassion that we can begin to mend what is broken in the world.  It is only these two blessed things that can begin to heal all the broken hearts.
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Let the glow in your heart reflect in your soul.
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Steve Maraboli motivation quotes

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We can all fight the battles of just one day. It is when we add the burdens of two uncontrollable days, yesterday and tomorrow, that we get overwhelmed.
  • motivational

If you have to ask if you’ve done enough, you haven’t. Each day brings with it the opportunity to do more than you did yesterday.
  • motivational

Get out of your own way… stop the paralysis by analysis… decide what you want, create a simple plan, and get moving!
  • motivational

No matter what your history has been, your destiny is what you create today. What are you going to create?
  • motivational

Relax. Refresh. Renew. Play. Sing. Laugh. Enjoy. Forgive. Dance. Love. Hug. Share. Kiss. Create. Explore. Hope. Listen. Dare. Trust. Dream. Learn. TODAY!
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Today is yours to shape. Create a masterpiece!
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People who lack the clarity, courage, or determination to follow their own dreams will often find ways to discourage yours. Live your truth and don't EVER stop!
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Learn from the past, but don’t live in the past.
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Today is the only day in which we have any power.
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At the end of the day, let there be no excuses, no explanations, no regrets.
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I am not arrogant enough to tell you what the future holds, but I am faithful enough to remind you who holds the future.
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There is nothing more beautiful than seeing a person being themselves. Imagine going through your day being unapologetically you.
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Stop allowing your day-to-day life to be clouded by busy nothingness.
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Don't keep all your feelings sheltered - express them. Don’t EVER let life shut you up!
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Fear can only grow in darkness.  Once you face fear with light, you win.
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If you are not in the now you are nowhere.
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Fear comes from a lack of understanding how powerful you really are.
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The only power fear has is the power you give it.
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You can’t fully enjoy THESE moments until you let go of past moments.
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Do not let another day go by where your dedication to other people’s opinions is greater than your dedication to your own emotions!
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Live your truth. Express your love. Share your enthusiasm. Take action towards your dreams. Walk your talk. Dance and sing to your music. Embrace your blessings. Make today worth remembering.
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If you see something different for yourself in the future, you have to do something different for yourself in the present.
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Do not let your TODAY be stolen by the ghost of yesterday or the ‘To-Do’ list of tomorrow!
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Set the standard! Stop expecting others to show you love, acceptance, commitment, & respect when you don't even show that to yourself.
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Being attached to the problems of yesterday or the insecurities of tomorrow will destroy your today.
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Today’s a new day. It’s your day. You shape it. Don’t let it be shaped by someone else’s ignorance or fear.
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Although time seems to fly by, it never travels faster than one day at a time. Each day is a new opportunity to live your life to the fullest.
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Live authentically. Why would you continue to compromise something that’s beautiful to create something that is fake.
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Usually, we’re not true to our thoughts, we’re not true to what’s really deep inside, and that’s why we find ourselves unaligned and unhappy.
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Forget yesterday – it has already forgotten you.  Don’t sweat tomorrow – you haven’t even met.  Instead, open your eyes and your heart to a truly precious gift – today.
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If forgiveness is medicine for the soul, then gratitude is vitamins.
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If forgiveness is medicine for the soul, then gratitude is vitamins.
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There is nothing more beautiful than seeing a person being themselves. Imagine going through your day being unapologetically you.
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The very thing that is causing you pain is building you up.
  • inspirational

Stop allowing your day-to-day life to be clouded by busy nothingness.
  • motivational

Don't keep all your feelings sheltered - express them. Don’t EVER let life shut you up!
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Fear can only grow in darkness.  Once you face fear with light, you win.
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If you look back on the times you’ve failed and the times that hurt the most, you’ll recognize that your intent and your actions weren’t in alignment. So you were saying a prayer nobody heard.
  • inspirational

Allow yourself to enjoy each happy moment in your life.
  • inspirational

If you are not in the now you are nowhere.
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My past has not defined me, destroyed me, deterred me, or defeated me; it has only strengthened me.
  • inspirational

If forgiveness is medicine for the soul, then gratitude is vitamins.
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Fear comes from a lack of understanding how powerful you really are.
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The only power fear has is the power you give it.
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This universe is balanced. God made it that way. There is always plenty to be worried and sad about, but there is equally plenty to be happy and at peace with. The choice is yours.
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You can’t fully enjoy THESE moments until you let go of past moments.
  • motivational

Life doesn’t get easier or more forgiving, we get stronger and more resilient.
  • inspirational

Accept yourself, your strengths, your weaknesses, your truths, and know what tools you have to fulfill your purpose.
  • inspirational

True friendship is rare. Don’t let a little dispute ruin a friendship.
  • inspirational

Do not let another day go by where your dedication to other people’s opinions is greater than your dedication to your own emotions!
  • motivational

You are not a victim. No matter what you have been through, you’re still here. You may have been challenged, hurt, betrayed, beaten, and discouraged, but nothing has defeated you. You are still here! You have been delayed but not denied. You are not a victim, you are a victor. You have a history of victory.
  • inspirational

It’s funny how, in this journey of life, even though we may begin at different times and places, our paths cross with others so that we may share our love, compassion, observations, and hope. This is a design of God that I appreciate and cherish.
  • inspirational

Live your truth. Express your love. Share your enthusiasm. Take action towards your dreams. Walk your talk. Dance and sing to your music. Embrace your blessings. Make today worth remembering.
  • motivational

It is only with true love and compassion that we can begin to mend what is broken in the world.  It is only these two blessed things that can begin to heal all the broken hearts.
  • inspirational

Let the glow in your heart reflect in your soul.
  • inspirational

If you see something different for yourself in the future, you have to do something different for yourself in the present.
  • motivational

Do not let your TODAY be stolen by the ghost of yesterday or the ‘To-Do’ list of tomorrow!
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It is those of us who have been broken that become experts at mending.
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Set the standard! Stop expecting others to show you love, acceptance, commitment, & respect when you don't even show that to yourself.
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Being attached to the problems of yesterday or the insecurities of tomorrow will destroy your today.
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Today’s a new day. It’s your day. You shape it. Don’t let it be shaped by someone else’s ignorance or fear.
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Although time seems to fly by, it never travels faster than one day at a time. Each day is a new opportunity to live your life to the fullest.
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In this busy world, we should never be a stranger to love and compassion. It is the fertile soil in the garden of peace.
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It only takes a split second to smile and forget, yet to someone that needed it, it can last a lifetime. We should all smile more often.
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Forgiveness is a reflection of loving yourself enough to move on.
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Live authentically. Why would you continue to compromise something that’s beautiful to create something that is fake.
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Usually, we’re not true to our thoughts, we’re not true to what’s really deep inside, and that’s why we find ourselves unaligned and unhappy.
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At any given moment the choice to be happy is present – we just have to choose to be happy.
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Forget yesterday – it has already forgotten you.  Don’t sweat tomorrow – you haven’t even met.  Instead, open your eyes and your heart to a truly precious gift – today.
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A life by choice is one that is filled with love, happiness, and an appreciation of each day.
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We only have now! Everything else is either imagination or memory.
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I’m no longer being paralyzed by your opinion, I’m moving forward with my truth.
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The universe is so well balanced that the mere fact that you have a problem also serves as a sign that there is a solution.
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You sing the song in your heart and the people it resonates with are going to dance to it.
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Stop being a victim of your days and start being the creator and shaper of those same days.
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You were put on this earth to achieve your greatest self, to live out your purpose, and to do it fearlessly.
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You are beautiful. Know this. Anyone who tells you otherwise is simply lying. You are beautiful.
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A lot of the things you cry about in the present are the things you will laugh about in the future.
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Fear is a mental projection of something that has not happened.
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Your life begins to change the day you take responsibility for it.
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The beautiful journey of today can only begin when we learn to let go of yesterday.
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I don’t want you to be the victim of circumstance, I want you to be the owner of the moment.
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Be happy with who you are and what you do, and you can do anything you want.
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Love and compassion are the mother and father of a smile. We need to create more smiles in our world today. Smiles, after all, pave the way to a happy world.
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Holding a grudge & harboring anger/resentment is poison to the soul. Get even with people... but not those who have hurt us, forget them, instead get even with those who have helped us.
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What good has impatience ever brought?  It has only served as the mother of mistakes and the father of irritation.
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Renew, release, let go. Yesterday’s gone. There’s nothing you can do to bring it back. You can’t ‘should’ve’ done something. You can only DO something. Renew yourself. Release that attachment. Today is a new day!
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When you stop just existing and you start truly living, each moment of the day comes alive with wonder and synchronicity.
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At any given point you can release your greatest self. Don’t let anyone hold you back. Don’t let anyone dilute you. Don’t be peer pressured into being less than you are. People willing to dilute themselves for the sake of others is one of the great tragedies of our time. Stop letting others define and set the pace for your life. Get out there and be your best. Do your best. Live your best. Make every day count and you’ll see how exponentially more exciting, thrilling, successful, happy and full your life will be.
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Never compromise your values.
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Don’t give up! It’s not over. The universe is balanced. Every set-back bears with it the seeds of a come-back.
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Remember that there is an abundance of happiness that can be found in the smallest of places.
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Happiness has to do with your mindset, not with outside circumstance.
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A grateful mindset can set you free from the prison of disempowerment and the shackles of misery.
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Life is a balanced system of learning and evolution. Whether pleasure or pain; every situation in your life serves a purpose. It is up to us to recognize what that purpose could be.
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You are beautiful. Your beauty, just like your capacity for life, happiness, and success, is immeasurable.
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When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive - to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love… then make that day count!
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Learn from the past, but don’t live in the past.
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We can’t undo a single thing we have ever done, but we can make decisions today that propel us to the life we want and towards the healing we need.
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A bruise to the ego hurts more than a break to the bone.
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Your perceptions create your reality.
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It is important that we forgive ourselves for making mistakes. We need to learn from our errors and move on.
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We all make mistakes, have struggles, and even regret things in our past. But you are not your mistakes, you are not your struggles, and you are here NOW with the power to shape your day and your future.
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My mistakes have been my greatest mentors.
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A life of happiness, peace, and love is all within our grasp.
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Just an observation: it is impossible to be both grateful and depressed. Those with a grateful mindset tend to see the message in the mess. And even though life may knock them down, the grateful find reasons, if even small ones, to get up.
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Give yourself entirely to those around you. Be generous with your blessings. A kind gesture can reach a wound that only compassion can heal.
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The nourishment of our souls comes from the smiles of others.
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I feel keeping a promise to yourself is a direct reflection of the love you have for yourself. I used to make promises to myself and find them easy to break. Today, I love myself enough to not only make a promise to myself, but I love myself enough to keep that promise
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The empowered mind gravitates towards freedom and helps you break free of all limitations.
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Tomorrow is waiting to reveal itself depending on the actions of just one day... TODAY!
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A lot of the conflict you have in your life exists simply because you’re not living in alignment; you’re not being true to yourself.
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Usually, we’re not true to our thoughts, we’re not true to what’s really deep inside, and that’s why we find ourselves unaligned and unhappy.
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Don’t keep all your feelings sheltered - express them. Don’t EVER let life shut you up!
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Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil. Most of the time when you’re afraid of something, you’re not seeing it clearly.
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Don’t confuse poor decision making with destiny. Own your mistakes. It’s ok; we all make them. Learn from them so they can empower you!
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If people refuse to look at you in a new light and they can only see you for what you were, only see you for the mistakes you’ve made, if they don’t realize that you are not your mistakes, then they have to go.
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You are what you are because it’s what you have chosen to be. If you’re unhappy, YOU MUST CHANGE FROM THE INSIDE OUT.
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Finding happiness should not be seen as finding a needle in a haystack.  Happiness is within. Each day is a blessing that brings an abundance of happiness.  Therefore, finding happiness should be like finding a gift in a stack of gifts.
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The greatest antidepressant is gratitude.
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At every given moment we are absolutely perfect for what is required for our journey.
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Your fear of the truth does not hide or dilute it.
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We need to learn and embrace patience. Patience is a holy key that will unlock the door to a more fulfilling life. Behind the blessed door of patience are found better parents, powerful teachers, great businessmen, wise masters, and a more compassionate world.
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Stop trying to ‘fix’ yourself; you’re NOT broken! You are perfectly imperfect and powerful beyond measure.
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Harness the power of today. Seize the blessings of today! Make something happen, enhance your life, make someone laugh, help a friend, love, love, love!
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Today stretches ahead of you waiting to be shaped.  You are the sculptor who gets to do the shaping.  What today will be like is up to you.
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Are you leaving evidence that you appreciate today or are you only leaving evidence that you are scared of tomorrow.
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You are a beautiful creation... perfectly imperfect... a work in progress... you have everything you need to fulfill your purpose... don’t dilute yourself for any person or any reason... you are enough... be unapologetically you.
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Stop giving your life away to other people.
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As for your ignorance – do not fear it. Instead be humbled by it and tend to it.
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Make a pact with yourself today to not be defined by your past. Instead, shake things up today! Live through today. Don’t just exist through it - LIVE through it!
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I’ve learned that empowered thinking is a choice- a state of mind. It’s the ability to enjoy a rose with no mind of the thorn. It’s the ability to celebrate a life even though it has passed. It’s seeing the flowers even during a rainstorm.
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In essence, your eyes don’t show you what you see they show you what you believe.
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When you find yourself in need of spiritual nourishment, it is in the opportunities to serve others that you will find the abundance you seek.
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What we instill in our children will be the foundation upon which they build their future.
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The past will be your teacher if you learn from it; your master if you live in it.
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Seizing the power of now is what will help you propel your life to where you need to be.
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Each day gives the opportunity for you to be treated right, to feel worthy, and to be successful. It’s a choice you have to make, faith you have to have, and it’s a truth about you that you only need to see.
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People tend to be generous when sharing their nonsense, fear, and ignorance. And while they seem quite eager to feed you their negativity, please remember that sometimes the diet we need to be on is a spiritual and emotional one. Be cautious with what you feed your mind and soul. Fuel yourself with positivity and let that fuel propel you into positive action.
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Never compromise your values.
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People will always have opinions about your decision because they’re not courageous enough to take action on their opinion.
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Stop blaming outside circumstances for your inside chaos.
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One of the most healing things you can do is recognize where in your life you are your own poison.
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Make a pact with yourself today to not be defined by your past. Sometimes the greatest thing to come out of all your hard work isn’t what you get for it, but what you become for it. Shake things up today! Be You… Be Free… Share.
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Once you understand how powerful you are within, you exponentially increase the power and potentiality of everything outside of you.
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Keep your hopes high, even if you get knocked on your butt. Get up. Get up. Get up!
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The right thing to do and the hard thing to do are usually the same thing.
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You did not go through everything you’ve gone through just to end up in the same place you were when you started.
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Regret is a spiritual scar.
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The empowered mind allows problems to seed personal growth.
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Be considerate with the Earth. More people have to use it when you’re gone.
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The empowered woman is powerful beyond measure and beautiful beyond description.
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