About perfectionism

Perfectionism doesn’t make you feel perfect. It makes you feel inadequate.

Maria Shriver



The (un)importance of sleep

I find that when you have a real interest in life and a curious life, that sleep is not the most important thing. 

Martha Stewart


Be the actor

If not us, who? If not now, when?

John F. Kennedy


Being humble

Speak less than you know; have more than you show.

William Shakespeare


Smile in trouble

I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. ’Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.

Thomas Paine


Start creating

Happiness lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.

Franklin D. Roosevelt


What do you pretend to be?

We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.

Kurt Vonnegut