Whether you come from a council estate or a country estate, your success will be determined by your own confidence and fortitude.
More quotes by Michelle Obama
If my future were determined just by my performance on a standardized test, I wouldn’t be here. I guarantee you that.
When I get up and work out, I’m working out just as much for my girls as I am for me, because I want them to see a mother who loves them dearly, who invests in them, but who also invests in herself. It’s just as much about letting them know as young women that it is okay to put yourself a little higher on your priority list.
Men don’t even ask that question, What if it doesn’t happen?’ That’s what we do. That is a behavior of our gender. Speak up in all that tables we’re in.
What I notice about men, all men, is that their order is me, my family, God is in there somewhere, but me is first.
More quotes about Wisdom
It does not need that a poem should be long. Every word was once a poem. Every new relationship is a new word.
We know there is intention and purpose in the universe, because there is intention and purpose in us.
Our instructed vagrancy, which has hardly time to linger by the hedgerows, but runs away early to the tropics, and is at home with palms and banyans –which is nourished on books of travel, and stretches the theatre of its imagination to the Zambesi.
Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.
For the most important decisions in your life, trust your intuition, and then work with everything you have, to prove it right.