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Being Real Quotes

quotes about being real

You really have to look inside yourself and find your own inner strength, and say, “I’m proud of what I am and who I am, and I’m just going to be myself.  ~Mariah Carey

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind. ~Dr. Suess

Being real is like being a lady… if you have to tell people you are… you aren’t. ~ Drake

These being real quotes all reflect the simple fact that if you are real with yourself, and true to your beliefs and desires, you are living a genuine life.  The hard part is, fully trusting yourself and not caring what other people think of you. … Read the rest

Trust Yourself Quote

human pyramid

You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something — your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life.
- Steve Jobs

I love this quote from Steve Jobs, because it is so true.  You have to trust that whatever choices you have made in your life will eventually sync up in the end.  There is never a wasted opportunity, or a wrong choice in life, because every choice you make will eventually lead you to where you have to go.

Many people waste their time regretting their past but that only makes them unable to move forward in their present. … Read the rest

Taking Chances in Life Quotes

Jumping off building

Life’s not about sitting at home in front of the TV waiting for your life to begin. Get out there and take some chances.
~Queen Latifah

All too often it is so easy to get home from work or school and plop down in front of the T.V. or computer and zone out for the rest of the evening.  But is this really living your life?  Are you engaged or happy doing this?  Sometimes it is really hard to know what to do, or even what you want to do, but it is worth the effort to figure that out.  Queen Latifah is implying in this quote that it doesn’t even matter what you do as long as you are taking some chances.… Read the rest