I post either some stupendously good Raw Food Tips or my favourite quotes there daily, so get following for regular inspirations!
I love this sort of stuff, it keeps me going and gets me really inspired! Hearing really good motivational quotations never gets old... so I'm devoting a whole post to some of my favourite updates over an entire year...
I just hope it's not too weird that I listed myself as the quoter once or twice, but then again so many of you did seem to 'like' those words on Facebook a fair bit.
Lots of love and inspiration flying your way,
"The more you praise and celebrate life, the more there is in life to celebrate" -Oprah Winfrey
“Everything has perfect timing. There is no bad or wrong timing, if you are being slowed down or pulled back, it's because the timing isn't ideal. Just trust that it is always perfect.” –Tanya Alekseeva
"It is not the mountains that we conquer, but ourselves"- Sir Edmund Hillary
"There is no better way to thank God for your sight than by giving a helping hand to someone in the dark"- Helen Keller
“When you are in a state of gratitude, there is no room for negativity or fear.”
"If you eat real organic dark chocolate, you will cut your heart attack risk in half"-David Wolfe
"If a person is focused on illness then they are inadvertently attracting more illness to them. On the other hand, if a person focuses more on health than illness, then the law of attraction must obey and produce health."- Rhonda Byrne
"People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel”. Maya Angelou
"Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers"- Harry S. Truman
“Hell on earth is at the end of your life to stand in front of a person that you could have been”- Andy Harrington
"When something you are hoping for is not meant to happen, worry does no good. When it IS meant to happen, worry is a complete waste of your time"- Dalai Lama [Worrying is the biggest waste of our energy and health]
"If you want to waste 2 hours, go on your computer for 5 minutes"
"When you know how to listen, everybody is the guru"- Anonymous on my sister's wall in Brooklyn!!!
“Raw food desserts are the getaway drug to healthy eating” –Kevin Gianni
I walked past 2 smokers today outside an office building and overheard their conversation...
Smoker #1: "Remember the days of smoking inside? Now look around, it's just you and I"
Smoker #2: "Yep we are a deing breed, we are")
"All cure starts from within out, from the head down, and in reverse order as the symptoms have appeared" -Hering's Law of Cure
"How you do something is how you do everything”
What you eat can be just as important as what you don't. What thoughts you put in your head can be just as important as what you don't. What you say can be just as important as what you don't.- Tanya Alekseeva
"It doesn't make much sense at the beginning when things don't go according to your plan. In actual fact they ALWAYS go to plan. It is the plan of the universe and it is as supposed to be. It will make all the sense later but for now just trust that the plan is perfect"- Vladimir Alekseev
"When health is absent, wisdom cannot reveal itself, art cannot manifest, strength cannot fight, wealth becomes useless, and intelligence cannot be applied." -Herophilus
"Love people enough to tell them the truth. And respect them enough to know that they can handle it." — Iyanla Vanzant
"When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters, one represents danger and the other represents opportunity"- John F. Kennedy
"The best is yet to come"- the voice of 2012
“Feliz Navidad everybody!! Remember it's not about your presents, it's about your presence...” – Tanya Alekseeva
"Nothing tastes as good as healthy feels"
"Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it. And, like any great relationship, it just gets better and better as the years roll on. So keep looking until you find it. Don’t settle"- Steve Jobs
"Never regret anything... because at the time, it was exactly what you wanted"
“Judging a person does not define who they are. It defines who you are”
"The best students get the hardest tests" - Iyanla Vanzant
"Healthy people have the ability to juggle their busy schedules and workout at the same time. People who are unhealthy generally view things as one or the other" –Kevin Gianni
“Until you make peace with the past, you will continue to bleed and stain your life. Get right down to the hurt. Right down. As beneath hurt, that's where love is.” –Tanya Alekseeva
"Cancer can only mean 2 things: Can-surrender or Can-survive" -Joseph McClendon III
‘He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything’ -Arabian proverb
"Aging is not simply decay, it's accumulation of choices and consequences" -John Leonard
"If you're only willing to do what's easy, life will be hard. But if you're willing to do what's hard, life will be easy" -T. Harv Eker
“The normal experience of the body and its aging is a conditioned response (a habit of thinking and behavior). By changing your habits of thinking and behavior, you can change the experience of your body and its aging" -Deepak Chopra, M.D.
“When was the last time you did something for the first time?”
"You are NOT what you eat, you are what you digest and assimilate"- Tony Robbins
"In dwelling, live close to the ground.
In thinking, keep to the simple.
In conflict, be fair and generous.
In governing, don't try to control.
In work, do what you enjoy.
In family life, be completely present"
"Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down" –Oprah Winfrey
“It is never too late, you are never too sick and you are never too old to start from scratch once again" -Bikram Choudhury
"An ounce of prevention is worth a lb of cure"- David Wolfe
“Want to be rich? Nature's gold is green!”
"Eat like you plan to live for ever, live like there's no tomorrow"- Tanya Alekseeva
“It’s not easy being grateful all the time. But it’s when you feel least thankful that you are most in need of what gratitude can give you” – Oprah Winfrey
"Illness is God's way of speaking to a person"- Anastasia [Are you listening?]
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal, it is the courage to continue that counts" -Winston Churchill
"Happiness isn't a state, it's a skill. It's the skill of knowing how to take what life throws your way and make the most of it" -Gary Null
"Sometimes the most important thing in an entire day is the rest we take between two deep breaths" -Etty Hillesum
"Studies have shown that people with animals in their home are less lonely, more relaxed and less prone to heart and circulatory problems"
"Be not afraid of taking tiny steps, be afraid of standing still" - Chinese proverb
“Before you talk, listen
Before you react, think
Before you spend, earn
Before you criticise, wait
Before you pray, forgive
Before you quit, try”
"When health is absent, wisdom cannot reveal itself, art cannot manifest, strength cannot fight, wealth becomes useless, and intelligence cannot be applied" -Herophilus
"What spirit is so empty & blind, that it cannot recognise the fact that the foot is more noble than the shoe & the skin more beautiful than the garment with which it is clothed?"-Michelangelo
“You bring what you think and thank about”
"Time and health are two precious assets that we don't recognize or appreciate until they have been depleted" -Denis Waitley
"If the whole world followed you, would you be pleased where you took it?" -Neale D Walsh
"It is better to light a candle, than to curse the darkness" -Satish Kumar
“Food fads come & go, but the latest dining trend is actually the oldest: eating food raw” USA today
"At the end of your life only one question remains- did I do everything I could with all I’ve been given?" – Dr John Demartini
“To find out how much you love your body...take a look in your fridge & pantry” –Tanya Alekseeva
"Laughter is inner jogging" -Norman Cousins
“The food you eat can either be the safest & most powerful form of medicine or the slowest form of poison” Anne Wigmore
"Whether you believe you can or you believe you can't, you are probably right"- Henry T. Ford
"If I hadn't believed it, then I wouldn't have seen it" -Oscar Wilde
"Studies have shown that -historically, throughout the world - the people who live longest are primarily vegetarians” -Hippocrates institute
Still want more?... Here are My Life Lessons from 2011 and also my Magic Etiquette when feeling crappy.