Posts Tagged: self-appreciation

This Dream is Achievable By ALL

“We need to be united, and we all need to understand that we’re all capable of achieving the American dream. And, but, that has to be something that is self-realized. And also, to demonize someone for achieving the American dream

This Dream is Achievable By ALL

“We need to be united, and we all need to understand that we’re all capable of achieving the American dream. And, but, that has to be something that is self-realized. And also, to demonize someone for achieving the American dream

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.

Happy to Be

“I don’t make music for eyes. I make music for ears.” “I like having my hair and face done, but I’m not going to lose weight because someone tells me to. I make music to be a musician, not to

Happy to Be

“I don’t make music for eyes. I make music for ears.” “I like having my hair and face done, but I’m not going to lose weight because someone tells me to. I make music to be a musician, not 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

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

Never Thought of Doing Elsewise

“I was gonna write songs, I was gonna be a star and a singer and I never thought of doing anything else.” ~ Kim Carnes, Singer, Songwriter & Musician Grammy Award – Record of the Year “Bette Davis Eyes” (1981)

Never Thought of Doing Elsewise

“I was gonna write songs, I was gonna be a star and a singer and I never thought of doing anything else.” ~ Kim Carnes, Singer, Songwriter & Musician Grammy Award – Record of the Year “Bette Davis Eyes” (1981)

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

Never Too Old

“You are never too old to redefine your image and look fabulous.” ~ Joan Collins, DBE, Actress, Author, Columnist, Wig Designer, Eye-Wear Designer & Creator/Founder – Timeless Beauty

Never Too Old

“You are never too old to redefine your image and look fabulous.” ~ Joan Collins, DBE, Actress, Author, Columnist, Wig Designer, Eye-Wear Designer & Creator/Founder – Timeless Beauty

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

Her Body, Talent & Brain

“I don’t want my body to be a distraction from my talent or my brain.” ~ Shania Twain, Singer & Songwriter

Her Body, Talent & Brain

“I don’t want my body to be a distraction from my talent or my brain.” ~ Shania Twain, Singer & Songwriter

Those Who Do the Most

“I began learning long ago that those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” ~ Booker T. Washington, Educator, Author, Orator & Advisor to Presidents – ,

Those Who Do the Most

“I began learning long ago that those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” ~ Booker T. Washington, Educator, Author, Orator & Advisor to Presidents – ,

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.” ~

Seeing Yourself as the Hero(ine)

“I read comic books, and I was the hero of the comic books. I saw movies and I was the hero of the movie. So, every dream I ever dreamed has come true a hundred times.” ~ Elvis Aaron Presley,

Seeing Yourself as the Hero(ine)

“I read comic books, and I was the hero of the comic books. I saw movies and I was the hero of the movie. So, every dream I ever dreamed has come true a hundred times.” ~ Elvis Aaron Presley,

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

One Generation, A Single Lifetime

“There are more than eight-million millionaires in the United States today. Most of them are self-made. They started with nothing an earned all their money within one generation. The 10 wealthiest multi-billionaires in the US all started with nothing and

One Generation, A Single Lifetime

“There are more than eight-million millionaires in the United States today. Most of them are self-made. They started with nothing an earned all their money within one generation. The 10 wealthiest multi-billionaires in the US all started with nothing 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

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

An Ideal Competition

“I’m generally competing with the ideal I have set for myself, and I’ve found that served me very well.” ~ Victoria Principal, Actress, Author & Entrepreneur

An Ideal Competition

“I’m generally competing with the ideal I have set for myself, and I’ve found that served me very well.” ~ Victoria Principal, Actress, Author & Entrepreneur

Our Challenges’ Discoveries

“Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew.” ~ Cicely Tyson, Actress, Fashion Model, Tony Award – Best Actress in a Play (2013), BFCA and SAG Awards (The Help, 2011), SAG Award nominations (4x, The Help,

Our Challenges’ Discoveries

“Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew.” ~ Cicely Tyson, Actress, Fashion Model, Tony Award – Best Actress in a Play (2013), BFCA and SAG Awards (The Help, 2011), SAG Award nominations (4x, The Help,

Your Mind: Your Friend?

“Make sure your worst enemy doesn’t live between your own two ears.” ~ Laird Hamilton , Surfer, Co-Inventor of Tow-In Surfing, Fashion Model & Action-Sports Model

Your Mind: Your Friend?

“Make sure your worst enemy doesn’t live between your own two ears.” ~ Laird Hamilton , Surfer, Co-Inventor of Tow-In Surfing, Fashion Model & Action-Sports Model