We asked the community to share their favorite quotes and affirmations with us. Check some of those out below.

NEZI | R&B Singer/Songwriter

Favorite quote: believe in yourself and all that you are. It reminds me that everything I need to succeed is already within me and that I am worthy of all the opportunities I am aiming for. Read more>>

Evingerlean Hudson, Ph.D. | Founder and Chief Strategist

“To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.” I love this quote because it motivates me to get up and change the world through my work each day. It is knowing that there is something that I can do to make a difference, no matter how big or small, that can help change the trajectory of someone’s life. It is not about money or fame that I am committed to the work that I do, in the end those things won’t matter much anyway, but knowing that I truly helped people is what matters most. Read more>>

Valentina Kawaii Universe | Designer & Multimedia Specialist

If you can’t imagine or visualize yourself starting or doing something a 100 times over don’t bother doing it in the first place. – David R. Read more>>

Kris-Karz | Artist and Producer

A quote that I live by is, “Hard work and discipline is the key to success.” That was the motto for my primary school. The simplicity of this statement has resonated with me ever since then. I know that if I work hard and consistently then I will inevitably be successful. Read more>>

P. L. “Pat” Brooks | Fine Arts Artist & Illustrator

“If you can’t tolerate critics then don’t do anything new or interesting “ – Jeff Besos My artistic work, or play, is different from other fine arts artists. I enter pieces in fine arts shows that are thought to be illustrative, but somehow resonate with judges. Tangled Alligators, cows, frogs, etc. And my cartooned pieces speak to everyday happenings that are messy, full of action, but fun There are those critics who think that all fine art has to be a certain style, but what fun is that if it doesn’t make you WANT to be in the studio creating. So I create what resonates with me and feel fortunate if my works resonates with others. Read more>>