As a “recovering perfectionist,” I completely understand the bittersweet relationship between passion and perfection. If you’re passionate about anything, chances are you’ve struggled (and maybe continue to struggle) with perfectionist tendencies. The wonderful truth is that this world is the perfect place to focus on what makes us come alive.
Simply put, these Brené Brown quotes are an homage to this woman’s legendary work and unwavering dedication to making the world a brighter (and braver) place for so many people.
How to love yourself… Ah, what a worthwhile path to take—and that goes for all of us. If you’re willing to view yourself through a more compassionate lens (and enjoy the complex journey you’re on a lot more), here are some helpful chunks of wisdom to get started.
These simple summer affirmations will help you begin to use two of the most (if not the most) powerful words, I AM, to your advantage. The intention with each affirmation is to redirect your focus when you feel anything other than wonderful, so you can truly enjoy summer. After all, it’s hard to have fun […]
Hope is a gentle and powerful force that activates within us a fuller capacity to overcome our worldly troubles. I would say that hope is an essential (but certainly not the only) ingredient in abiding happiness. These quotes about hope will encourage you to trust, and to contribute your energy to the most positive use […]
Optimism is about looking on the bright side of life, but it’s not about dismissing reality. When we opt to be optimistic in a given situation, we’re bringing a certain brightness to that situation. The perspective, and disposition, that we apply to life has a tremendous impact not only on how life feels, but on […]
Letting go of the past, the hurt, the perfect picture in our heads, our resistance to loving life now—this is NOT always so easy to do, but it’s a worthwhile journey to take. If we’re spiritual, it becomes part of the spiritual journey. It becomes part of the human journey, I am certain. This poem […]
A son’s first hero and a daughter’s first love—that’s what a wonderful gift a great father is to his children. These Father’s Day quotes are in honor of my dad who I miss dearly, but whose love and light will forever guide my way.
When things get a little messy, you still retain one great power. These quotes about strength aren’t about forcing ourselves to be what we’re not or to make it all happen, but they remind us that true strength is based in deep love, and a trust that nothing is ever left undone.
I’ve had a rendezvous or two with grief and anger, and I have a few words to share about the experience. Maybe something said here can reconnect you with a healing truth.