We love ourselves a good quote and so we asked our community to share their favorite quotes and affirmations with us and we’ve highlighted some below.

Rahul Wadhwani | Designer, Stylist, & Creative Director

Fake it till you make it. That is truly the most important thing I have learned about being in the industry. When I first started off as a designer and stylist, I had to portray myself as a knowledgeable and well-versed creative in the industry, fully knowing I had no idea what I was doing. Whenever I collaborated with people and they asked me if I could do a certain task, my response was always yes. I never closed myself off from any opportunity, and then I would spend late nights trying to figure out how to get the job done. Read more>>

Quique Autrey | Licensed Professional Counselor & Podcaster

My favorite quote is from psychiatrist C.G. Jung. He once wrote, “I am not what has happened to me. I am who I choose to become.” I have this quote hanging in my office. It guides my therapy with men. This quote is important to me for two reasons. First, it reminds us that while our past is important, it does not determine who we are. While our past may influence the present, it does not prevent us from having a bright future. The second reason I love this quote is because it inspires us with hope. It reminds us that we are in control of our own destiny. We have the power to recreate ourselves! Read more>>

Karter Ware | Aspiring Chef & Entrepreneur

“You were born with a gift, find it and unleash your magic to the world!” -Unknown This is a quote that I believe it fitting for me. I was born to cook and displayed my love for food at the age of 1. I love exploring foods, trying new gadgets, and making amazing meals and memories in the kitchen. I’m thankful my parents recognized my gift early and decided to nurture it. The discovery of my gift has allowed me to showcase my talents and share my love for food with both my family and people from all around the world. Read more>>