Motivation

Concomitants of Genius

“A harmless hilarity and a buoyant cheerfulness are not infrequent concomitants of genius; and we are never more deceived than when we mistake gravity for greatness, solemnity for science, and pomposity for erudition.” – Charles Caleb Colton

Just Keep Going

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you don’t stop.” – Confucious

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

This is What’s Going to Happen…

“Every journey begins with the first step of articulating the intention, and then becoming the intention.” – Bryant McGill

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

Lesson Learned

“It has to be hard so you’ll never, ever forget.” – Bob Harper

On the Other Side

“And once the storm is over, you won’t remember how you made it through. How you managed to survive. You won’t even be sure whether the storm is really over. But one thing is certain. When you come out of the storm you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what the storm’s all about.” – Haruki Murakami

Eye of the Needle

“Nobody stays recovered unless the life they have created is more rewarding and satisfying than the one they left behind.” – Anne Fletcher