Ralph Waldo Emerson: "The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be."  | Visit my Inspirational & Motivational Quotes Collection for more.

American Poet and writer, Ralph Waldo Emerson.

This is soo true when it comes to you. Its weird and magical all at once. When I do though, i realize im smiling for real for the first time.

Anyone can make you smile, many people can make you cry, but it takes someone really special to make you smile with tears in your eyes.(actually, many people make me smile with a tear in my eye!


Always stay teachable (open-minded & open-hearted) no matter how much you may think you know. (click image for more notsalmon inspiration)


The strongest factor for success is self-esteem: Believing you can do it, believing you deserve it, believing you will get it. self esteem.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1838. From NPR's The Best Commencement Speeches, Ever.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1838

The quotes of brilliant men - it's like they've met those women! Ralph Waldo Emerson, From NPR's The Best Commencement Speeches, Ever.

Malcolm X...don't be in such a hurry to condemn a person because he doesn't do what you do or think as you think....

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Malcolm X - Civil Rights Leader - Don't be in such a hurry to condemn a person because he doesn't do what you do, or think as you think. There was a time when you didn't know what you know today. -Malcolm X

Play your hand well!

My husbandsays this all of the time. Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but of playing a poor hand well.

You were born with the ability to change someone's life. Don't ever waste it...

"To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived - that is to have succeeded." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson, quote, quotes about life, quotes about success

"Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve grately" (~ JF Kennedy) | 100s of inspirational & motivational quotes. tamaramcclendon.avonrepresentative.com  -  #motivationalquotes #kurttasche

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Less than ten people come to mind. And you know what? That's okay because those few people are worth the world to me.

do you ever just think about someone and immediately get really happy because their more existence is a source of joy to you? This happens very rarely with me but, I'm blessed to have a few people in my life that make me feel this way

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