We asked folks to tell us about their favorite quote or affirmation and to tell us what it means to them. We’ve shared some of those responses below.

Laura Brown | Social Media Manager

One of my favorite quotes is “Que sera, sera” which translates to “whatever will be, will be.” It’s a motto that I tend to live my life by. I’m not the type of person to worry or put my energy into things that are out of my control. I’ve learned over the years that worrying just creates unnecessary stress, and I truly believe that everything happens for a reason. Whatever is meant to be, will be. It might not be what I want or think is best for me in the moment, but I believe that everything we go through and experience is part of a bigger picture. Read more>>

Nancy G. Allen | CEO of the WBDC of Florida | author, speaker, and expert on women’s business issues.

“Make allies and believers.” It is a quote by my late husband, Joseph A Allen. I was on my way to a national conference with an audience of 3500+ women business owners. I was very nervous because I had been planning this for a year. I texted my husband that I had arrived safely to Orlando and was on my way to the hotel. He texted back: “Good luck. Make allies and believers.” Read more>>

Mireia Martínez | Fashion and beauty content creator & MKO

Yes I do, recently I have been loving ‘nothing changes if nothing changes’. If you keep doing what you’re doing, you’re going to keep getting the same results. It is ok to have a routine, do not get me wrong, I like to translate this to the mindset and the attitude. If we keep having a poor mentality, we will not achieve any positive result, and it is at the moment that action changes that the result will be different. I also live by ‘love fiercely and stay curious’. I love to love, to put my soul in my relationships and tasks, I try to learn something new every day. Read more>>