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Quotes to Live By - We are who we choose to be

Posted by Lauren Eyer

Quotes to Live By - We are who we choose to be

I believe we are who we choose to be.  Nobody is going to come and save you.  Nobody knows what you want except you, and nobody will be a sorry as you if you don't get it.  So don't give up on your dreams. Don't be afraid to try something new if it interests you.  Even if you find you aren't a complete success, or it isn't what you thought it would be, you will at least have tried and at least learn something new.  By following your heart and what interests you, you will naturally be lead on a...

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Quotes to Live By - Do It For Your Love of It

Posted by Lauren Eyer

Quotes to Live By - Do It For Your Love of It

"Your own reasons to create are reason enough.  Merely by pursuing what you love, you may inadvertently end up healing us plenty.  Do whatever brings you to life, then.  Follow your own fascinations, obsessions, and compulsions.  Trust them.  Create whatever causes a revolution in your heart.  The rest of it will take care of itself." -Elizabeth Gilbert This quote comes from the book Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert.  Many of you may know her more for her book, Eat, Pray, Love.  I recently went back to Big Magic after reading it earlier this year because she has so many good...

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Quotes to Live By - Do What You Love

Posted by Lauren Eyer

Quotes to Live By - Do What You Love

"If you are not doing what you love, you are wasting your time." -Billy Joel As I was looking for some inspiration this week about life, and thinking about my WHY, what my goals are, etc.  I stumbled across a quote that singer/songwriter Billy Joel said in a commencement speech.  He said "If you are not doing what you love, you are wasting your time."  It's one of those quotes that you think, of course, wouldn't we all like to be doing what we love all the time?  I like this quote though because it really made me stop and...

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Quote to Live By - If you can’t find your purpose

Posted by Lauren Eyer

Quote to Live By - If you can’t find your purpose

"If you can't figure out your purpose, figure out your passion.  For your passion will lead you right into your purpose." - T.D. Jakes 

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