Posts Tagged: Heaven-sent self-confidence

A Culture of Narcissism

“Self-admiration has created a culture of narcissism and a “love gap” that diminishes us. What the world needs most is a love that is the polar opposite of narcissism. A love that is selfless and self-abandoning. A love that does

A Culture of Narcissism

“Self-admiration has created a culture of narcissism and a “love gap” that diminishes us. What the world needs most is a love that is the polar opposite of narcissism. A love that is selfless and self-abandoning. A love that does

YOUR Inner Peace

“If there’s no inner peace, people can’t give it to you. The husband can’t give it to you. Your children can’t give it to you. YOU have to give it to you.” ~ Linda Evans, a,k,a. Linda Evanstad Actress, Author

YOUR Inner Peace

“If there’s no inner peace, people can’t give it to you. The husband can’t give it to you. Your children can’t give it to you. YOU have to give it to you.” ~ Linda Evans, a,k,a. Linda Evanstad Actress, Author

Behaving Like a Princess

“Behaving like a princess is work. It’s not just about looking beautiful or wearing a crown. It’s more about how you are inside.” ~ Julie Andrews a.k.a., Film and Stage Actress, Singer, Author, Theatre Director & Dancer

Behaving Like a Princess

“Behaving like a princess is work. It’s not just about looking beautiful or wearing a crown. It’s more about how you are inside.” ~ Julie Andrews a.k.a., Film and Stage Actress, Singer, Author, Theatre Director & Dancer

Treat Them Well

“When you love someone, you treat them well.” ~ Tippi Hedren , Actress, Animal Rights Activist & Fashion Model

Treat Them Well

“When you love someone, you treat them well.” ~ Tippi Hedren , Actress, Animal Rights Activist & Fashion Model

Sacred Secrets That Shame

“You are not alone if you have sacred secrets that shame you from participating in the great things God has planned for you, … it is time for you to confess to God the truth of your secret so that

Sacred Secrets That Shame

“You are not alone if you have sacred secrets that shame you from participating in the great things God has planned for you, … it is time for you to confess to God the truth of your secret so that

Taking the Time to Raise Them

“I know I did the right thing by taking time off to raise my son.” ~ Arsenio Hall, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, NAACP Image Award (1988) & American Comedy Award (1989)

Taking the Time to Raise Them

“I know I did the right thing by taking time off to raise my son.” ~ Arsenio Hall, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, NAACP Image Award (1988) & American Comedy Award (1989)

Walk Through the Stereotypes

“Stereotypes do exist, but we have to walk through them.” ~ Forest Whitaker, Actor, Producer, Director, Academy Award (2006), British Academy Film Award (2006), Golden Globe Award (2006), National Board of Review Award (2006), Screen Actors Guild Award (2006), Hollywood

Walk Through the Stereotypes

“Stereotypes do exist, but we have to walk through them.” ~ Forest Whitaker, Actor, Producer, Director, Academy Award (2006), British Academy Film Award (2006), Golden Globe Award (2006), National Board of Review Award (2006), Screen Actors Guild Award (2006), Hollywood

A Matter of The Whole Package

“For me, the beauty of a person is a matter of the whole package. You have to look at the whole thing, not just a matter of outward appearance or whatever. It has to do with one’s character, personality, upbringing

A Matter of The Whole Package

“For me, the beauty of a person is a matter of the whole package. You have to look at the whole thing, not just a matter of outward appearance or whatever. It has to do with one’s character, personality, upbringing

The Nicest, Most Fair

“I’m one of the nicest, most fair people I know.” ~ Robin Givens, Actress (Stage, Television & Film) & Model.

The Nicest, Most Fair

“I’m one of the nicest, most fair people I know.” ~ Robin Givens, Actress (Stage, Television & Film) & Model.

Thinking YOU CAN

“I didn’t see myself any different from my white counterparts in school. I just didn’t! I thought I could do what they did. And what I didn’t do well, I thought people were going to give me the opportunity to

Thinking YOU CAN

“I didn’t see myself any different from my white counterparts in school. I just didn’t! I thought I could do what they did. And what I didn’t do well, I thought people were going to give me the opportunity to

An Always-Rising-To-It Person

“Clearly I am a very strong, top-of-the-line, always-rising-to-it personage.” ~ Lark Voorhies, Actress, Singer, Spokeswoman & Model

An Always-Rising-To-It Person

“Clearly I am a very strong, top-of-the-line, always-rising-to-it personage.” ~ Lark Voorhies, Actress, Singer, Spokeswoman & Model

Being You All the Time

“I’m one Pia Zadora, the same way all the time. That’s why I’m happy. It took me a long time to get to the point where could be myself all the time.” ~ Pia Zadora, Singer & Actress

Being You All the Time

“I’m one Pia Zadora, the same way all the time. That’s why I’m happy. It took me a long time to get to the point where could be myself all the time.” ~ Pia Zadora, Singer & Actress

Comfy in This Skin

“After all these years, I’ve done well and I’m cool. I feel comfortable in my skin, I’ve saved some paper, everybody’s healthy, my kids are beautiful and smart, doing different things, it’s all good.” ~ Eddie Murphy, Comedian, Actor, Writer,

Comfy in This Skin

“After all these years, I’ve done well and I’m cool. I feel comfortable in my skin, I’ve saved some paper, everybody’s healthy, my kids are beautiful and smart, doing different things, it’s all good.” ~ Eddie Murphy, Comedian, Actor, Writer,

The Kind of Self You’ll Be Happy With

“Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.” ~ Golda Meir, Teacher, Kibbutznik,

The Kind of Self You’ll Be Happy With

“Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.” ~ Golda Meir, Teacher, Kibbutznik,

Comfy In My Own Skin

“I’m very comfortable in my own skin now. I started just being myself more and more. For women, this happens as you get older. I loved my 40s – I thought they were fantastic. And I’m loving my 50s. I’m

Comfy In My Own Skin

“I’m very comfortable in my own skin now. I started just being myself more and more. For women, this happens as you get older. I loved my 40s – I thought they were fantastic. And I’m loving my 50s. I’m

Wabi-Sabi Flaws & Scars

“I think all women go through periods where we hate this about ourselves, we don’t like that. It’s great to get to a place where you dismiss anything you’re worried about. I find flaws attractive. I find scars attractive.” ~

Wabi-Sabi Flaws & Scars

“I think all women go through periods where we hate this about ourselves, we don’t like that. It’s great to get to a place where you dismiss anything you’re worried about. I find flaws attractive. I find scars attractive.” ~

Looking Like a Winner

“Regardless of how you feel inside, always try to look like a winner. Even if you are behind, a sustained look of control and confidence can give you a mental edge that results in victory.” ~ Diane Arbus, Photographer

Looking Like a Winner

“Regardless of how you feel inside, always try to look like a winner. Even if you are behind, a sustained look of control and confidence can give you a mental edge that results in victory.” ~ Diane Arbus, Photographer

Women, Like Being a Woman

“I like being a woman, even in a man’s world.” ~ Whitney Elizabeth Houston, Singer, Actress, Producer & Model

Women, Like Being a Woman

“I like being a woman, even in a man’s world.” ~ Whitney Elizabeth Houston, Singer, Actress, Producer & Model

Someone Else’s Point of View

“You cannot live your life looking at yourself from someone else’s point of view.” ~ Penelope Cruz, Actress, Model, Philanthropist, Clothing Designer, Academy Award (2008), Empire Award, Goya Award, BAFTA Awards, European Film Award, & Hollywood Walk of Fame Star,

Someone Else’s Point of View

“You cannot live your life looking at yourself from someone else’s point of view.” ~ Penelope Cruz, Actress, Model, Philanthropist, Clothing Designer, Academy Award (2008), Empire Award, Goya Award, BAFTA Awards, European Film Award, & Hollywood Walk of Fame Star,

Our Best, Always

“Always Do Your Best. Your best is going to change from moment to moment; it will be different when you are healthy as opposed to sick. Under any circumstance, simply do your best, and you will avoid self-judgment, self-abuse and

Our Best, Always

“Always Do Your Best. Your best is going to change from moment to moment; it will be different when you are healthy as opposed to sick. Under any circumstance, simply do your best, and you will avoid self-judgment, self-abuse and

Laughing at Yourself

“One thing that I am proud of: I am really capable of laughing at myself.” ~ Penelope Cruz, Actress, Model, Philanthropist, Clothing Designer, Academy Award (2008), Empire Award, Goya Award, BAFTA Awards, European Film Award, & Hollywood Walk of Fame

Laughing at Yourself

“One thing that I am proud of: I am really capable of laughing at myself.” ~ Penelope Cruz, Actress, Model, Philanthropist, Clothing Designer, Academy Award (2008), Empire Award, Goya Award, BAFTA Awards, European Film Award, & Hollywood Walk of Fame

You Are A Treasure

“Loving oneself isn’t hard, when you understand who and what ‘yourself’ is. It has nothing to do with the shape of your face, the size of your eyes, the length of your hair or the quality of your clothes. It’s

You Are A Treasure

“Loving oneself isn’t hard, when you understand who and what ‘yourself’ is. It has nothing to do with the shape of your face, the size of your eyes, the length of your hair or the quality of your clothes. It’s

Statements of the Creative Kind

“If your mindset is, “I can’t. I won’t. It’s done. It’s bad! I … …”, Stop! STOP! You’re creating your own destiny when you do that!” ~ Spencer Forman, 1WD.TV’s Evil Genius, Founder of LabSecrets, Co-Founder LabZip, President of Spencer

Statements of the Creative Kind

“If your mindset is, “I can’t. I won’t. It’s done. It’s bad! I … …”, Stop! STOP! You’re creating your own destiny when you do that!” ~ Spencer Forman, 1WD.TV’s Evil Genius, Founder of LabSecrets, Co-Founder LabZip, President of Spencer

Step Out of Your Box!

“Do something uncomfortable, today. By stepping out of your box, you don’t have to settle for what you are — you get to create who you want to become.” ~ Howard Walstein,

Step Out of Your Box!

“Do something uncomfortable, today. By stepping out of your box, you don’t have to settle for what you are — you get to create who you want to become.” ~ Howard Walstein,

Reinventing the Self

“When things are bad, it’s the best time to reinvent yourself.” ~ George Lopez, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, Imagen Vision Award (2003), Latino Spirit Award for Excellence in Television (2003), National Hispanic Media Coalition Impact Award, & One of

Reinventing the Self

“When things are bad, it’s the best time to reinvent yourself.” ~ George Lopez, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, Imagen Vision Award (2003), Latino Spirit Award for Excellence in Television (2003), National Hispanic Media Coalition Impact Award, & One of