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Ciara quotes: the singer talks success, marriage, motherhood, and more.

“I believe life is what you make it.”

“I truly believe that if you put your goals in writing, speak them out loud and work for them, they will happen.”

“It’s one thing to really dream and have a vision and want all these cool things, but it’s a whole other thing when you actually have wisdom and understand things. Then you can truly make the best decisions.”

“I love when people have their own creative vision, when a person stands out and tries different things.”

“When you fall, fall. Just get back up again.”

“On the road to success and the top, everyday isn’t perfect. Every decision isn’t the right one. Having those not-so-perfect moments help to define you. They make you stronger, smarter and wiser, and allow you to appreciate your blessings.”

“Success can be too much for the mind when you get it in large, fast doses. I want mine served moderately so I can appreciate it.”

“Be patient for the right moment. Be specific and clear on what you desire. When we become clear, we make better decisions versus listening to the first words somebody tells you. It always sounds good in the beginning, but what are they actually saying?”

“Remind yourself that when things don’t go right, everything will be okay. And if you think that, then everything will be.”

“Confidence is everything.”

“I think it takes a lot of confidence to be comfortable in being vulnerable.”

“I think it’s important to always keep growing, and I definitely want to keep challenging myself.”

“You live and you learn.”

“There comes a point in your life when you know better, and you have to do better.”

“You have to always see the light at the end of the tunnel in life, period. I like to look on the bright side of things. I also like to trust the universe that everything that happens in your life happens exactly how it’s supposed to. You just have to always see the positive side of it all.”

“There’s no greater feeling than being able to overcome your challenges.”

“This digital world is what you make of it in the end.”

“You can either allow social media to be helpful for you or it can be harmful. I like to let it be helpful.”

“Education is everything. Education is your power, education is your way in life for whatever you want to do.”

“Being beautiful is all in the attitude, it’s about confidence.”

“If I love myself first, I’m taking care of myself and then I can also be loved how I deserved to be loved.”

“Act like a queen to be treated like a queen. It doesn’t necessarily mean you have to be in a relationship… it’s not about someone validating you. You validate yourself with how you love yourself—that validation is important, first and foremost.”

“Don’t limit yourself because you are a woman because you can do exactly the same that a guy could do.”

“Now more than ever, it is our time to accomplish anything and everything.”

“Anything is possible for women.”

“When you believe in yourself, and you always give 100% in a relationship, you’re very confident in the value of your love.”

“If someone’s not supporting you and your vision and your dreams—whether it’s your relationship partner, your friend, whomever—then you’ve got to make sure to keep it moving. If people aren’t lifting you up, even if you’re the strongest person in the world, eventually it does chip away at you. You don’t even realize that you’re losing yourself.”

“No matter what I’ve gone through in my life, I’ve always believed and always had faith. The most important thing is believing in love. It gives you the courage, the inspiration to keep on pushing forward.”

“Faith has been the thing that’s carried me through. I’ve had moments when I’ve been in the shower crying to myself. In the toughest moments, I would say to God, ‘Thank you in advance.’ I would just declare it because I know he’s going to get me out of this moment.”

“Being young, and having your mom come to school with the laced-up hats and the crazy outfits are definitely moments to remember.”

“I think that when you become a mom… you don’t really worry about the small stuff. I’m just way more centered. It makes you focus even more on what your goals are in life.”

“Before I had a child, I had goals. And I still have to accomplish those goals, but now that I have a child, I have more goals to accomplish. So I can’t waste time.”

“I’ve had purpose because I’ve always wanted to be successful, but having my son is the cherry on top. He makes me go harder in achieving all that I’ve dreamed of.”

“I want to be one of those moms and women that when I look back, I know that I always stayed focused.”

“Being a mom, I am even more inspired to really help make a difference.”

“I really believe that when you focus on a friendship, you have the opportunity to build a strong foundation for a relationship—and once you know you’re really great friends and you’re what we call ‘equally yoked,’ where you share the same values or the same outlook on life, it kind of sets the tone. Knowing that you’ll always have the friendship and that you can always go back to it is very important, and very powerful.”

“Obviously I have my own vision for myself, but my husband definitely makes me better and that’s what marriage is about. You both make each other better.”

“I have so much respect for athletes like LeBron James. I get motivation from them because I know how many hours they put into it. It takes a lot of hard work and drive.”

“Everything in life is about timing. I’ve been able to have my experiences and learn from them and kind of figure out the thing that works for me and is best for me, and that’s really all I can say.”

“The one thing I fear in life is really wasting my life. I really fear that ’cause you realize that time does not stop.”

“Sometimes you have to stop to think, regroup and regather yourself and realize how lucky you are to still be living and to still be breathing and still be able to even have a chance.”

“I’ve had my ups. I’ve had my downs, but I’ve been able to push through every obstacle that’s been thrown my way.”

“I want to do what I feel in my soul. My soul won’t lead me wrong.”

“Whatever you do, have fun while doing it. That’s important for me.”

“I’m a tomboy at heart. I always like to say that I’m an ordinary girl doing extraordinary things.”

“Honestly, I feel like everything in life happens for a reason.”

“I learned everything along the way.”

“More than anything, I realize I’ve been blessed to make great music.”

“I was so driven that sometimes you don’t recognize all the good things that are happening to you.”

“I’m a woman of ambition on a mission.”

“I’m in my own world, hungry to grow.”

“My biggest competition is me.”

“As long as I know that I give my best every time, I can sleep well knowing that.”

“As we get older, it’s important for us to help hand back some of what we’ve gained as we’ve grown older. It should be one of your responsibilities; it’s almost like being a mentor.”

“It’s just so cool when you meet people who are different than you are. That can give you a different perspective, a viewpoint on life, or inspire you. I mean, what would the world be like if we were all the same? I think it would be very boring.”

“I’m just headed into a world of fun, it’s usually gonna be a fantasy world, and a world of just letting go, and really just having fun in such a free way.”

“I’m gonna be free and gonna be me. I feel good.”

“If you don’t embrace who you are and accept who you are, you won’t be able to live a happy life.”

“My journey has been a very fun one because I’ve chosen to make the best of every challenge that I’ve had along the way no matter what.”

“I like to stay happy, and I like to live life light and make the best of life. Honestly, I am in the happiest place in my life.”

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