Happy

Underneath it All

“Somewhere inside that hurting body, there is something better, something stronger, something real.” – R.M. Drake

For the Birds

“Settling for crumbs doesn’t keep you fed – it keeps you starving.” – Danielle LaPorte

Reckoning

“When a person tells you that you hurt them, you don’t get to decide that you didn’t.” – Louis C.K.

Don’t Shoot the Hot Mess-enger

“There is no shame in expressing your authentic feelings. Those who are at times described as being a ‘hot mess’ or having ‘too many issues’ are the very fabric of what keeps the dream alive for a more caring, humane world. Never be ashamed to let your tears shine a light in this world.” – Anton St. Maarten

Freestyle

“I just go with the flow, so any style can be in my music – that makes it exciting.” – Yoko Ono

I’m Not Sorry

“If you spend your life sparing people’s feelings and feeding their vanity, you get so you can’t distinguish what should be respected in them.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

Own It

“You can be a thousand different women, it’s your choice which one you want to be. It’s about freedom and sovereignty. You celebrate who you are. You say ‘This is my kingdom.’” – Salma Hayek

Respect

“Don’t you dare, for one more second, surround yourself with people who are not aware of the greatness that you are.” – Jo Blackwell-Preston

Oye Como Va

“Most people don’t have that willingness to break bad habits. They have a lot of excuses and they talk like victims.” – Carlos Santana

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