Quotes February 04, 2020

Quotes courtesy of Lori Deschene/Tiny Buddha


“Anxiety is like a rocking chair. It gives you something to do, but it doesn’t get you very far.”
Jodi Picoult

“If you don’t love yourself, you’ll always be chasing after people who don’t love you either.”
Mandy Hale
“You could have grown cold, but you grew courageous instead. You could have given up, but you kept on going. You could have seen obstacles, but you called them adventures. You could have called them weeds, but instead you called them wildflower. You could have died a caterpillar, but you fought on to be a butterfly. You could have denied yourself goodness, but instead you chose to show yourself some self-love. You could have defined yourself by the dark days, but instead through them you realized your light.”
S.C. Lourie
“If you always feel like you’re too much or too little, maybe you’re adding yourself to the wrong recipe.”
Sophia Joan Short

“It’s all about falling in love with yourself and sharing that love with someone who appreciates you, rather than looking for love to compensate for a self-love deficit.”
Eartha Kitt
“I do not fix problems. I fix my thinking. Then problems fix themselves.”
Louise Hay
“Nothing others do is because of you. What others say and do is a projection of their own reality, their own dream. When you are immune to the opinions and actions of others, you won’t be the victim of needless suffering.”
Don Miguel Ruiz
“Leave your front door and your back door open. Let thoughts come and go. Just don’t serve them tea.”
Shunryu Suzuki
“Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.”
“The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.”
William James
“Remember then: there is only one time that is important and it is now! The present moment is the only time when we have any power.” Tolstoy
“The moment you take personal responsibility for everything in your life is the moment you can change anything in your life.”
Hal Elrod
“I smile because I have survived everything the world has thrown at me. I smile because when I was knocked down, I got back up.”