you are fucking awesome

Hey You. Yeah, You. You are awesome.  Smile, You Deserve It.  –  From A Passing Stranger.

I was once afraid of people saying, ‘Who does she think she is?’ Now I have the courage to stand and say, ‘This is who I am.’

A healthy self-love means we have no compulsion to justify to ourselves or others why we take vacations, why we sleep late, why we buy new shoes, why we spoil ourselves from time to time. We feel comfortable doing things which add quality and beauty to life.

Someone’s opinion of you does not have to become your reality.

Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life.

I think everybody’s weird. We should all celebrate our individuality and not be embarrassed or ashamed of it.

Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will spend its whole life believing that it is stupid.

I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence, but it comes from within. It is there all the time.

You are very powerful, provided you know how powerful you are.

I used to be self-conscious about my height, but then I thought, f*** that, I’m Harry Potter.

When you’re different, sometimes you don’t see the millions of people who accept you for what you are. All you notice is the person who doesn’t.