Let Your Light Shine
"Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate.
Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us.
We ask ourselves: “Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous?”
Actually, who are you NOT to be?
are a child of God.
Your playing small doesn’t serve the world.
There’s nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won’t feel
insecure around you.
We are all meant to shine, as children do.
We were born to manifest the glory of God within us.
It’s not just in some of us; it’s in everyone.
And as we let our light shine, we unconsciously give other
people the permission to do the same.
As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence
automatically liberates others”
Written by Marianne Williamson in “A Return to Love”
Spoken by Nelson Mandela at his inaugural speech
"In the middle of difficulty, lies opportunity" Albert Einstein
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
“What if you slept?
And what if, in your sleep you dreamed?
And what if, in your dream
you went to heaven
and there plucked a strange and
And what if, when you awoke
you had the flower in your
is not the towering oak that sees storms come and go; it is
the fragile blossom that opens in the snow.
George S. Patton
is our choices… that show what we truly are, far more than
from Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
the way you’d like to be and soon you’ll be the way you
Dr. George Crane
you really want to do something you’ll find the way. If
you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.
in life consists of going from one mistake to the next
without losing your enthusiasm.
a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your
has to be lived. That’s all there is to it.
longest journey starts with a single step.
and the net will appear.
you think you can’t, you’re right. If you think you can,
we stare so long at the door that is closing, that we see
too late the one that is open.
can only live one day at a time, one moment at a time.