talent barbara francisWe picked these quotes  to help you start your year (or any new endeavor) on the right foot. Enjoy!

You must do the things you think you cannot do. -Eleanor Roosevelt

The energy it takes to hang onto the past is holding you back from a new life.– Mary Manin Morrissey

do what cannot rooseveltKeep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that but the really great make you feel that you can become great. –Mark Twain

“I cannot,” never accomplished anything; “I will try,” has wrought wonders. –J. Hawes

If you have a talent, use it in every which way possible…Spend it lavishly, like a millionaire intent on going broke.  –Brenda Francis

I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. –Thomas Paine

Never let success go to your head, and never let failure go to your heart!

glittering eyes dahlWatch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places.  -Roald Dahl

The big question is whether you are going to be able to say a hearty yes to your adventure. -Joseph Campbelladventure yes campbell

Life is sweeter if you make yourself do uncomfortable things. –Helen Gurley Brown

Here is an one extra quote just for good measure:

Don’t be intimidated by what you don’t know. –Sarah Blakely

 

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