Inspirational Quotes

Quotes can really help us turn around our thinking, especially if you post them somewhere to see.

I love quotes because they are powerful and can be worded in a way that makes us take notice and reflect.

Did you know you could design your own quotes?


When you feel creative or your energy is firing you up, go for it.

On this page, you’ll find a variety of quotes; some are mine, and many are from other people.

This is a new page, so it will grow over time. 🙂

  • Quotes (excerpts) from my blog posts
  • Stay True to Yourself Quotes
  • Quotes on Thoughts

“An essential foundation for any woman’s positive sense of self and long-term happiness is listening closely to her own heart/soul and living a life true to HERself.” ~Alison Carrey

“My hope is that you’ll start to pay full attention to the voice of your soul. If you wait, you might miss your chance to live a life true to you.” ~Alison Carrey

“The incredible power you have inside you is limitless. You have so much more control over your current and future life than you truly know.” ~Alison Carrey

“Some of us have been changing ourselves for others for so long that we don’t even realize we’ve become life-long chameleons!” ~Alison Carrey

“You must find a way to believe in yourself and harness your inner power, so you can traverse your way through the challenges of living a healthy lifestyle and come out as the person you want to become: healthy, at peace and free of the struggle.” ~Alison Carrey

“Some people say you are going the wrong way, when it’s simply a way of your own.” ~Angelina Jolie

“Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it.” ~Bruce Lee

“Cherish each part of the gift of you, from the fancy wrapping on the outside to the genuine love and spirit on the inside. There is no other person like you, anywhere in the world.” ~Alison Carrey

“You are like a rare gem; you are precious and glimmer with your own unique traits. Treasure you.” ~Alison Carrey

“Always stay true to yourself. Some people will like it, some people won’t. Life goes on.” ~Carmelo Anthony

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” ~Oscar Wilde

“Life is funny. Things change, people change, but you will always be you, so stay true to yourself and never sacrifice who you are for anyone.” ~Zayn Malik

“Stay true to yourself. People respond to authenticity.” ~Barbara Streisand

“Always stay true to yourself and never let what somebody says distract you from your goals.” ~Michelle Obama

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Always be a first rate version of yourself and not a second rate version of someone else.” ~Judy Garland

Knowing who you really are….is number one. ~Oprah Winfrey

Every thought we think is creating our future. ~Louise Hay

We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far. ~Swami Vivekananda

You have control over only three things in your life: the thoughts you think, the images you visualize and the actions you take. ~Jack Canfield

The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any. ~Alice Walker

Change your thoughts and you change your world. ~Norman Vincent Peale

I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains. ~Anne Frank

Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you’ll start having positive results. ~Willie Nelson

If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you’d never think a negative thought. ~Peace Pilgrim

The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking. ~Albert Einstein

You want to be in the driver’s seat of your own life, because if you’re not, life will drive you. ~Oprah Winfrey

All great changes are preceded by chaos. ~Deepak Chopra

No matter what is happening around you, it is YOU who has the power to change your life. ~Alison Carrey

By changing nothing, nothing changes. ~Tony Robbins

Change is painful, but nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don’t belong. ~Mandy Hale

When you make a decision…

“…you always know it’s the right thing when in the end…you are rewarded by peace.” ~Oprah Winfrey