My biggest go-to motivation is reading quotes that inspire and uplift me through everyday or ongoing challenges. Here are some of my favorites:

You can't have a million dollar dream with a minimum wage work ethic.

- Unknown

People are created to be loved. Things are created to be used. The reason why the world is in chaos is that things are being loved, and people are being used.


Kindness is a language the blind can see and the deaf can hear. -Mark Twain

You cannot hang out with negative people and expect to live a positive life.


Enjoy the little things in life, for one day you'll look back and realize they were big things.

- Kurt Vonnegut

Most of the shadows of this life are caused by our standing in our own sunshine.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Fairy tales are more than true; not because they tell us that dragons exist; but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten. -G.K. Chesterson

When I was five years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down "happy." They told me I didn't understand the assignment, and I told them they didn't understand life. -John Lennon

Sometimes things fall apart so they can fall together. -Marilyn Monroe

You miss 100 percent of the shots you don't take. -Wayne Gretzky

The most common way people give up their power is thinking they don't have any. -Alice Walker

There are so many people out there who will tell you that you can't. What you've got to do is turn around and say "watch me." - Unknown

This picture below is some of the quotes I have displayed in my office for students, parents, and teachers to view when they visit.