1. 10

    It is better to create than to learn! Creating is the essence of life.

  2. 9

    The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.

  3. 8

    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.

  4. 7

    The energy of the mind is the essence of life.

  5. 6

    Society has arisen out of the works of peace; the essence of society is peacemaking.

  6. 5

    The essence of all art is to have pleasure in giving pleasure

  7. 4

    What ever beauty may be, it has for its basis order, and for its essence unity.

  8. 3

    Every time you suppress some part of yourself or allow others to play you small, you are in essence ignoring the owner's manual your creator gave you and destroying your design.

  9. 2

    Love is something eternal; the aspect may change, but not the essence.

  10. 1

    Courage: the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.