“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”

– Louise L. Hay

“You have been criticizing yourself for years, and it hasn’t worked. Try approving of yourself and see what happens.”

– Louise L. Hay

“Self-care is never a selfish act—it is simply good stewardship of the only gift I have, the gift I was put on earth to offer to others.”

– Parker Palmer

“The reward for conformity is that everyone likes you except yourself.”

– Rita Mae Brown