“Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.” –… Read more “Be Kind Anyway”
“Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.” ~ Judy Garland You are the only person who knows how… Read more “Stay True to You!”
“People are often unreasonable, illogical,and self-centered;Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, People may accuse youof selfish, ulterior motives;Be kind anyway. If you are successful,… Read more “Do It Anyway…”
“Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.” – Albert Einstein Have you ever made a mistake but it turned out… Read more “Discover yourself!”
Every morning we wake up with a choice to make: Today, will I choose to be happy regardless of what comes my way or will I allow my feelings to be influenced by external factors? No matter what your question is, whatever it is you’re looking for, there’s only one place to find the answer: It’s to look WITHIN yourself.
You are the master of your fate, you are the captain of your soul. So bring forth your power and charge the positivity into your life today!
Just thought I’d share this with you.
What Portia says is something so profound. Take a minute for this quote to resonate with you:
“I used to think that the way to be strong was to be tough. I used to think that to be independent was to not need anyone. But she’s taught me that the more vulnerable you are and the softer you are and the more you allow people into your life and into your heart, the happier you are and the more valuable you are to other people.”
I couldn’t have put it better myself. We spend so much time putting up walls and keeping our distance from people so we don’t get hurt, but by doing that we deny ourselves the ability to achieve true strength and happiness. And I know it’s not easy, believe me I know. But it’s worth it =)
I also have a confession to make.. I’m a BIG fan of Ellen & Portia. They’re both just amazing, beautiful people. I was maybe like 8 or 9 years old when Ellen was doing stand-up but when I got older I used to watch her comedy show, I found her ridiculously hilarious, I remember her on Oprah when she publicly came out, starting her own show, meeting Portia and everything since. I think she’s an amazing woman…truly. And Portia as well. I just became aware of her book Unbearable Lightness & I will definitely be reading it soon! I admire their courage and beliefs. Ellen helps people everyday to achieve their dreams and spreads laughter. And isn’t that what life is all about?