Empowerment

Keep the Peace

“There’s a peace only to be found on the other side of war. If that war should come I will fight it.” – King Arthur

Heart Workout

“There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.” – John Holmes

No Accounting for Accountability

“It all came down to employee engagement. It all came down to recognition. It all came down to leadership, which led to every sailor feeling ownership and accountability for the results. You can ask a team to accomplish a mission but you can’t order excellence.” – Mike Abrashoff

Know Your Enemy

“The biggest enemies of willpower: temptation, self-criticism, and stress. These three skills – self-awareness, self-care, and remembered what matter most – are the foundation for self-control.” – Kelly McGonigal

Empowertarianism

“Be an empowertarian. A person who empowers their own life and that of others.” – Catherine Jane Fisher

You are Winning and You are Strong

“Ignore any loss of nerve. Ignore any loss of self-confidence. Ignore any doubt or confusion. Move on believing in love, in peace, and harmony, and in great accomplishment. Remember joy isn’t a stranger to you. You are winning and you are strong. Love. Love first, love always, love forever.” – Anne Rice

Aging Well

“Caring – about people, about things, about life – is an act of maturity.” – Tracy McMillan

Quality Control

“It is necessary, and even vital, to set standards for your life and the people you allow in it.” – Mandy Hale

Even Better

“Being unique is better than being perfect.” – Unknown

Before You Know It

“So what? Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident, and more and more successful.” – Mark Victor Hansen