We asked folks to tell us about their favorite quote or affirmation and to tell us what it means to them. We’ve shared some of those responses below.

Christy Griner Hulsey | Connector of Good Plants & Good Flowers to Good People Around The World, Living Jewelry & Living Centerpiece Maker, Floral Artist, Teacher

They say you are what you think. I try to keep that light, bright and as stress free as I can. My favorite affirmation is “it doesn’t have to be perfect to be beautiful.” This mantra makes me happier, relieves stress and boost confidence. It helps me resist threatening energy and bad vibes. It reminds me of what’s important. Read more>>

Elise Anderson | Entrepreneur, CEO, Influencer, Real Estate Developer, & Travel Agent

Don’t take advice from anybody you wouldn’t want to trade places with. If someone isn’t in the position you want to be in don’t take advice from them. I’d rather be around 5 bosses so I can become the 6th. Read more>>

 Dr. Marquita S. Blades | Creator, POWARRful Teaching Strategies

One of my favorite quotes is: “I’m not passive aggressive. I’m aggressive aggressive.” by Tabatha Coffey from the Bravo reality show: Tabitha’s Salon Takeover. I love this quote because it represents the way I carry myself. I am an upfront person who says what she means and means what she says. Read more>>