“Character – the willingness to accept responsibility for one’s own life – is the source from which self-respect springs.”

The Curious Paradox Is

“The curious paradox is that when I accept myself just as I am, then I can change.”

Life Becomes Easier

“Life becomes easier when you learn to accept an apology you never got.”

To Be Beautiful Means To Be Yourself

“To be beautiful means to be yourself.  You don’t need to be accepted by others.  You need to accept yourself.”