Say “Yes” to Life

“I need to say “yes” more often instead of no.  With yes, I never know what will happen and I open up all possibility.  With no, I already know nothing will happen.”  Elizabeth

It’s Never too Late

Lik Photography                      Colonel Sanders was in his seventies when he started Kentucky Fried Chicken because he didn’t let age stop him from going after his dreams. Just had a spotlight interview about my… Continue reading


“Having a grievance or resentment is like drinking poison and thinking it will kill your enemy” Nelson Mandela

I want it all…

“I want it all. I want the small daily joys. I want to celebrate the birthdays, the graduations, and the days well lived, AND I want to experience the ecstasy, the vision of… Continue reading

The question is:

The question is NOT why they don’t like you when you are being YOU.  It is WHY are you wasting your time worrying what they think of you?  If you are not hurting… Continue reading


Strength shows, not only in the ability to persist,                             but the ability to start over.

That’s Where I Start

“I’m almost twenty years old and still not sure what I’m gonna do for the rest of my life.  But I know what I want, and that’s where I start”  Brandon


“People seem to lose faith so easily.  Isn’t that the whole point of believing?  Tomorrow always brings promises that today couldn’t make.”   Jenna

First Secret of Success

“People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success”  Norman Vincent Peale

Don’t Compare Yourself to Others…

“Don’t compare yourself to other people…don’t compare, don’t compare, don’t compare!  It doesn’t matter how much more others have in any area, you are beautiful exactly the way you are.  And when you… Continue reading

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