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Smokey Robinson quotes: Smokey’s spirited take on life.

“A taste of honey is worse than none at all.”

“Mistakes, I know I’ve made a few.  But I’m only human, you’ve made mistakes, too.”

“Well, I am certainly not ashamed at all to tell of my relationship with Jesus Christ.  I’ve known God since I was a child, growing up in the ghetto section of Detroit.  My mom was what I call a ‘God lady,’ she brought me up to know God.  She passed away when I was 10, and I was raised by my older sister.  So I always knew that Jesus was the son of God.”

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Margalit Ruth Gyllenhaal

Maggie Gyllenhaal quotes: the actress opens up about therapy, motherhood, entitlement, and more.

“Do your thing.”

“You’re not going to do good work if you’re not choosing something because it inspires you.”

“I’ve been trusting my instinct about what jobs to take and it’s been really serving me well.  But I’ve had to go through some painful learning.  That’s the way life works – you have to go through hard, dark times to keep learning and ultimately keep moving forward.”

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Dame Joan Henrietta Collins

Joan Collins quotes: the Dynasty star’s best soundbites.

“Make each day a mini lifetime – to achieve something and to enjoy something.”

“Life is a predator: you have to eat it before it eats you.”

“My parents instilled in me that life was going to be very difficult and that I’d have to work for everything.”

“Life is not life unless you make mistakes.”

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Thursday Ends

Ya know what?  Good.  I mean, what is Thursday anyway?  Friday’s younger, uglier brother?  (The one with the lisp?)

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The quintessential example of “be so good they can’t ignore you.”

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Daniel Constantine Marino

Dan Marino quotes: on being all up in his feelings, having sky-high expectations for himself, helping out the less fortunate, advice on aging, and more.

“The will to prepare, the guts to risk, and the desire to be the best.  These are trademarks of champions.”

“Swing hard in case you hit it.”

“You can do more, you can always do more.”

“You have to feel you’re the best at what you do.  You don’t have to come out and say it.  But you have to know it within yourself.”

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John Earl Madden

John Madden quotes: awesome stuff from the NFL legend.

“The only yardstick for success our society has is being a champion.  No one remembers anything else.”

“Commit to what you do.”

Love what you do.  If you love what you do as a leader then you will have a fruitful time helping others achieve their goals.”

“Work life is hard and if you do not enjoy what you do, avoid it.”

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Charles Barkley

Charles Barkley quotes: Sir Charles shoots straight with us.

“You can’t sit on the sidelines of life.”

“You got to believe in yourself.”

“We’re not all supposed to think alike.”

“My message is simple: take control of your life.”

“You can’t fake hustle.  You either have to be into the game or not.”

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Joseph Francis Buck

Joe Buck quotes: regarding that shoulder chip, his critics, being himself, and more.

“You have to trust yourself.”

“If you’re prepared, you can be relaxed.”

“This is the time when you need to push boundaries, and push this as far as you’re willing to go, and see what your style really is.”

“If the whole world’s coming down around you so what?  What’s the worst that can happen?  It’s going to be okay.”

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Colin Rand Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick quoteshair are some lines from the QB slash activist.  (See what I did there?)

“Believe in something.  Even if it means sacrificing everything.”

“You are important.  You make a difference.  This matters, everything you do matters.”

“If you’re going to do something, you’re going to do it to be the best.”

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Jordin Brianna Sparks

Jordin Sparks quotes: thoughts from the youngest winner of American Idol.

“I definitely think it [the key to maintain success] is a number of things.  It’s having the right people behind you.  It’s having the right work ethic.  It’s having the right mindset.  And it’s also a little bit of luck.”

“Take one step at a time, there’s no need to rush.”

“You have to overcome things to get to the best part of things, right?”

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Cardi B Bikini

From “She Bad”:

I’m a boss in a skirt, I’m a dog, I’m a flirt
Write a verse while I twerk, I wear off-white at church

Takeaways: be unapologetically you; being polarizing… pays.

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Flowers Digital Leave

Right now?  In a single day?  We see more suffering than we would’ve – in our entire life – had we been born 20 years earlier.

Not only that, we can’t focus.  Can’t get anything done.  It’s hard to relax.  To disconnect.

And with the media ramrodding negativity down our throats?  And urrbody on Insta… apparently prettier, richer and happier than us?  And Chad, posted up outside Burger King, using their WiFi to talk sh*t below a Tai Lopez video?  And conspiracy theories?  And clickbait?  And political correctness?  And porn addiction?  Well…

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Carly Elisabeth Simon

Carly Simon quotes: vulnerable truths from the songwriter slash author.

“Life is a dream even in its most painful moments, it’s a dream that we can dance to.”

“We can never know about the days to come.”

“I know nothing stays the same, but if you’re willing to play the game, it will be coming around again.”

“We need role models who are going to break the mold.”

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Ketchup Woman Open

What’s next?  You gonna tell me a toddler could open it?

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