For those of us who are the verge of brilliance or breakdown, here’s a small compilation of some of my most inspirational quotes. Whether you’re sitting on an idea, preparing for your next step or hoping to get to the next level (whatever that may be), it’s time.
3) Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.
-Harriet Tubman, Underground Railroad Leader
6) You don’t make progress by standing on the sidelines, whimpering and complaining. You make progress by implementing ideas.
– Shirley Chisholm, former 7-Term New York Congresswoman
9) Don’t let anyone rob you of your imagination, your creativity, or your curiosity. It’s your place in the world; it’s your life. Go on and do all you can with it, and make it the life you want to live.
-Mae Jemison, first African-American female astronaut
Wait…here’s a few more:
If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude
-Maya Angelou, Poet
Always be smarter than the people who hire you
-Lena Horne, Singer Actress
Don’t feel entitled to anything you didn’t sweat and struggle for
-Marian Wright Edelman, founder and president of the Children’s Defense Fund