Inspiration & Expert Advice on What Matters Most

INSPIRATION

“Get on it. Get it going. Get it done. Get it out of the way”.

-How I usually feel about every single life and work project. Do you relate?

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“Honesty is speaking your truth and integrity is aligning words with action”.

-From section The Elements of Coaching, University of Miami’s Certified Coach Professional Program Book

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-Don Gummer, American sculptor. Taken from Venü Magazine #30 Spring 2016

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“Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.”

-Wayne Dyer

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“Awareness is the key to making progress”

-Seth Godin, “Tribes”

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-From the Acknowledgments of “Getting Things Done” by David Allen…Thanks @mattblake13 for sharing!

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“When you are clear on how you want to feel you can be open to what life wants to give you. And life usually has something even better in store for you than what you have imagined. Be anchored to the desired feeling and open to the form in which it manifests.”

-Danielle Laporte, “The Desire Map”

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“Give her a room of her own and five hundred a year, let her speak her mind and leave out half that she now puts in, and she will write a better book one of these days.”

-Virginia Woolf, writer

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“I’m the girl who knew what she wanted and made it happen.”

-Unknown

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“Stay focused on what you want and take steps to move yourself forward. Get a clear plan, get into action and create more love in your life.”

-Unknown

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“While I have lost much, I feel blessed to have lived through this event. I was able to experience the wonderful nature of people helping people in the days after the storm.”

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“Taking care of self first is actually for the greater good. I am responsible for my own happiness, my own course and health.”

-Unknown

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“If you want something badly enough and work at it hard enough and focus on it to the exclusion of just above everything else in your life, you will ultimately make your wish come true.”

-Unknown…Think if you are willing to pay the price of doing that;)

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“Contra pereza, diligencia”

-Desconocido

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“Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future.”

-Unknown

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“Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.”

-Oscar Wilde

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“Sometimes you have to look away from your problems to let their solution find you.”

-Gale Walden, Poet & Journalist

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“Successful people never stop setting new goals”

-Unknown

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“Make space for your passion or you’ll just burn out.”

-Unknown

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“Knowing exactly what you want is the first step to getting it.”

-Martha Beck

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“Using your spare time to pursue what gratifies you can be as rewarding as any dream job. Working toward a passion doesn’t have to be stressful, or something you do every day.”

-Oprah Magazine

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“All pain and pleasure is where you put your attention.”

-Deepak Chopra

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“Things don’t just come your way and  happen, you make them happen…

…Go out and seek adventures, knowledge, wisdom, fun…”

-Toni Bark

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“Don’t live a maybe life”

-Unknown

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“Look at your own life and try to appreciate the absurdity of what doesn’t go exactly according to plan (the diets, the men, the buzz cut). Acknowledging how little control we actually have over what happens is sometimes a most freeing gift to yourself.”

-Kathryn Matthews

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“It is in all of us to defy expectations, to go into the world and to be brave…”

-Mae Chevrette

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“She did a little soul-searching, the way one does on the big birthdays…”

-Elizabeth Gilbert on “Big Magic”

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“I am my own muse. I am the subject I know best. The subject I want to know better.”

-Frida Kahlo

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Grattitude

“I like the idea of putting it out there of gratitude as an action.”
Peter Tunney
The Peter Tunney Experience
220 NW 26 St. Miami, FL 33127

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“Actively do something to manifest your dream.”

-Danielle Laporte

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“You are enough. You don’t need another person, place or thing to make you whole. God already did that. Your job is to know it.”

-Maya Angelou to Oprah

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“You can be gorgeous at 30, charming at 40, and irresistible for the rest of your life.”

-Coco Chanel

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“Making money is great, but it doesn’t hold a candle to the profound knowing that you are being used as a paintbrush in the hand of God.”

-Jessica Kizorek

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“What we do during our working hours determines what we have; what we do in our leisure hours determine who we are.”

-George Eastman, founder of Eastman Kodak Company and inventor of the roll film

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“It is not time that heals, is what we do with it”

-Unknown

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“Time can be on your side, when you focus on what really matters, time becomes your lifelong friend.”

-Time in a bottle by Philosophy, Product Label for anti-aging product.

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“So much has been given to me and I have no time to ponder what has been denied.”

-Helen Kellr, Blind and deaf from the day she was born.

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“Sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of good luck.”

-Dalai Lama

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“Happiness lies on the other side of a lot of struggle.”

-Vivienne Ming

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“When fear knocks, let faith answer.”

-Unknown

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“Cuando Dios deposita en tu corazón el deseo de lograr una meta específica, puedes confiar en que El te dará las fuerzas y la habilidad para alcanzarla.”

Desconocido

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“You must trust others so that they may trust you”

-Barack Obama’s remarks during Mandela’s eulogy

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“Even if you’re not bored to tears, you should keep switching it up. Continue to challenge yourself! Keep pushing! Never be in “maintenance mode”. Always continue to strive, do better, go bigger.”

-Gala Darling

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 “Opportunity looks a lot like hard work.

The Sexiest thing is To Be Smart.

Be Smart, Generous, Thoughtful.

Don’t Live Life,

Build your life.”

-Chris Ashton Kutcher

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“Life is found

in the dust that falls

between moments

of concentrated activity.”

-Jennifer O’Lear, “In the Dust that Falls”, Salt

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“Instead of desperately seeking the elusive, bliss you think others are enjoying, realize that simple equanimity, along with the enjoyment of small things, is the healthy diet that yields sustainable happiness.”

-Martha Beck, “The Grass Ain’t Greener”, O Magazine June 2013

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“To live  is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.”

-Emily Dickinson

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“Experience has taught me that you cannot value dreams according to the odds of their coming true.

Their real value is in stirring within us the will to aspire.

That will, wherever it finally leads, does at least move you forward.

And after a time you may recognize that the proper measure of success is not how much you’ve closed the distance to some far-off goal but the quality of what you’ve done today.”

-Sonia Sotomayor, “My Beloved World”

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Welcome Table at The Garden Café in Granada, Nicaragua

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“First focus on my own peace and happiness, and then send it out into the world.”

Deborahnn Smith

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“You will always be wealthy, because you own YOURSELF.”

-Oprah to Alicia Keys

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“La sabiduría verdadera comienza por honrar, respetar y obedecer a Dios.”

Proverbios 1

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“Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.”

-Woodrow Wilson

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“La ética civil es el mínimo común moral necesario para construir una nueva sociedad.”

-León Octavio

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“Si desprecias el lugar donde vives, el lugar a donde vayas te despreciará.”

Proverbio Tuareg

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“La solidaridad es la sonrisa de los pueblos.”

Sentencia revolucionaria

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“Vale más un ser humano, por estar vivo, que todas las galaxias lejanas.”

-A. Rubio

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“The harder you work, the luckier you get”

-Denise Austin’s dad

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“Happiness is not in the goals but in the process of attaining them.”

-Brett Paesel

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“I have always met great people when I wasn’t looking, when I’ve been busy pursuing my own curiosity and alive to my own desires.”

-American actress

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“It will all work out.  It’s supposed to be hard. I promise.”

-D.G.

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“Working hard will give you a happy life.”

-Fortune cookie

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“El secreto de la sabiduría, del poder y del conocimiento es la humildad.”

-Ernest Hemingway

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“Sometimes you have to look away from your problems to let their solutions find you.”

-Gale Walden

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“Contra la pereza, diligencia

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“Whatever I need, I already have, because it’s within me, and wherever I am is where I’m meant to be.”

-Maria Shriver

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“Give more than is expected, love more than seems wise, serve more than seems necessary, and help more than is asked.”

-Cory Booker, Mayor of Newark, NJ on Twitter

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“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.”

-Mae West

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“Confía en el Señor de todo corazón, y no en tu propia inteligencia.”

Proverbios 3:5

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“I am because we are”

-Ubuntu Principle

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“El Señor da lo necesario”.

-Génesis 22: 14

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“Du sublime au ridiculeil n’y a qu’un pas”

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“No es que la vida sea corta…es que la muerte es tan larga!”

-Rafael Pichardo

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“If you talk a lot about what you did yesterday, it’s because you haven’t done anything today.”

-Unknown

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“Para no depender de ningún placerhay que haberlos probado todos!”

-Nirvana

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“Don’t live a maybe life”

-Unknown

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“Tú, oh Dios, nos vendes todas las cosas buenas al precio del trabajo.”

Leonardo Da Vinci

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“It’s so nice to share, we save and we get so much more”

-Two teenagers sharing a bowl of ice cream in Granada, Nicaragua

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“No existe nada en el mundo como la amistad, cuando ella es profunda y verdadera.”

-Thomas Davidson

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“If you just focus on what you care about, then you become talented.”

-Scott Leberecht

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“El hombre es libre cuando nada teme ni nada desea.”

-Louis Auguste Petiet

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“_________ will come to you when you are doing the right thing”

-www.goodthink.com

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“Yo puedo creer cualquier cosa, con tal que sea increíble.”

-Oscar Wilde

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“Work is the freedom to pursue your dreams.”

-Sloan Brothers’ Manifesto

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Si no hay viento, rema

Proverbio portugués

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“Plan your life, then plan your business. Develop a business that fits the lifestyle of your dreams.”

-Sloan Brothers

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“Si el hombre no ha descubierto algo por lo que cree que vale la pena morir, no está hecho para vivir.”

-Martin Luther King, Jr.

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“Working hard will make you live a happy life.”

-Fortune Cookie

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“No puedes evitar que aves de tristeza vuelen sobre tu cabeza; pero si puedes evitar que aniden en tu pelo.”

-Sabiduría china

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“Step outreach outspeak outmake things happen!”

-Unknown

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“Si te enfrentas a cada situación como si fuese asunto de vida o muerte, morirás muchas veces.”

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“Light up the world with your brigthest ideas”

-Unknown

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“Para hacer que una lámpara esté siempre encendida, debemos no dejar de ponerle aceite.”

-Madre Teresa de Calcuta

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“Energy is the capacity for action, powered by passion.”

-Unknown

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“Cuando llegue la inspiración que me encuentre trabajando”

-Pablo Picasso

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“Find your limitsthen exceed them.”

-Unknown

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“No es la carga la que nos vence, sino la forma como la acarreamos.”

-Anónimo

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“Love all, serve all”

-Sai Baba

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“Si has tomado el camino equivocado, no sientas lástima por ti mismo: ¡da la vuelta!”

-Anónimo

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“Leadership: the art of bringing the best in other people.”

-Unknown

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“En la naturaleza no hay castigos ni premios; sólo consecuencias.”

-Sabiduría China

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“Vision is seeing the opportunity inside the challenge.”

-Unknown

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“No puedes cosechar lo que no has sembrado.”

-Manu-Smrti

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“Give up what you can not keepto gain what you can not lose.”

-Michael Trom Photographs

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Amor consigue amor

-Santa Teresa de Avila

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“A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but is braver five minutes longer.”

-Ralph Waldo Emerson

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“Una buena intención se reviste de poder por sí sola.”

-Ralph Waldo Emerson

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“What makes you different, it what makes you beautiful.”

-Estee Lauder Ad

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“Una respuesta suave apacigua la ira.”

Proverbios

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“Success is not something to wait for, it’s something to work for.”

-Unknown

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“La manera más corta y segura de vivir con honor en el mundo es ser en realidad lo que aparentamos.”

-Sócrates

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“Not now doesn’t mean not ever

-Unknown

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“La venganza más dulce de todas es el perdón.”

-Isaac Friedman

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“The great thing about getting older is that you don’t lose all the other ages you’ve been.”

-Madeleine L’Engle

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“Cuando mi voz calle con la muerte, mi corazón seguirá hablándote.”

Rabind Ranath Tagore

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“Some joys are possible only when you’ve racked up a few extra years of experience.”

-Oprah Winfrey

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“Lo que necesitamos es más gente que se especialice en lo impossible.”

-Theodore Rotke

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“The pursuit of normality is the ultimate sacrifice of potential.”

-Faith Jegede

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“Recuerde que todos disponemos del mismo tiempo durante el día.
La mayor diferencia entre usted y su competidor es que usted sabe cómo usar ese tiempo”.

-Nigel Henzel Thomas
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“My better side is inside”.

-Printed on a purse in Italy…

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“Vuelve a empezar,

aunque sientas el cansancio,

aunque el tiempo te abandone,

aunque un error te castigue,

aunque una empresa se quiebre,

aunque el dolor queme tus ojos,

aunque ignoren tus esfuerzos,

aunque la ingratitud sea la paga,

aunque todo parezca nada…

vuelve a empezar“.

-Anónimo

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