≡ Menu

Jennifer Lopez Quotes

Jennifer Lynn Lopez

Jennifer Lopez quotes: J.Lo breaks it all down for us.

“You really have that power to make your life whatever you want it to be.”

“All of it is a mindset. It’s about being consistent. It’s about doing the right things. You just have to follow your dreams and work hard.”

“You get what you give. What you put into things is what you get out of them.”

“The adversity you come across in life may cause pain, but with pain comes growth and the opportunity to rise to the occasion as your strongest, best self.”

“When I am wrong, I will learn the lesson and move on to face other challenges. For me, that’s what creating your own life is. Doing your best work while being your best self.”

“I always joke about letting the haters motivate you. Everybody has that in their life, people who doubt them or make them feel less than they are. It just takes faith and belief in yourself, and you’ve got to dig deep into that. That has to come from you—nobody’s going to give you that.”

“Things don’t always turn out exactly the way you want them to be and you feel disappointed. You are not always going to be the winner. That’s when you have to stop and figure out why things happened the way they did and what you can do to change them.”

“Your power is in your individuality, in being exactly who you are.”

“Don’t push your weaknesses, play with your strengths.”

“Sometimes you have to explore the darkness to get to the light and get back to who you are.”

“When you make hard decisions, when you follow your heart to places that terrify you, it’s no longer possible to simply choose the easy path.”

“The bear is what we all wrestle with. Everybody has their bear in life. It’s about conquering that bear and letting him go.”

“I had found that taking risks, being true to myself, and making decisions with good intentions can exceed even my own expectations.”

“I feel if in your mind you can do it, you can do it. You cannot doubt yourself. Doubt is a killer. You just have to know who you are and what you stand for.”

“Tell yourself, ‘Don’t think about it. You can do this and you’ll be great.’ I’ve been following that rule ever since.”

“You only really learn in this world from the mistakes you make, from the hard times. From going through difficult periods. That’s when you grow. Being wrong is part of life, get used to it. Don’t worry about being wrong, instead figure out how you can learn from your mistakes. The more you learn from your mistakes the more you can grow and develop into the person you are truly capable of becoming.”

“Your mistakes are not what define you. What defines you is what you do after your mistakes and how you learn what is meant to be learned from those moments.”

“Integrity is your own gauge of what is right for you. Integrity is not a stand-alone concept.”

“You have to remember the value of your individuality—that you have something special and different to offer that nobody else can.”

“Be accountable. Ultimately, we can never change someone else’s behavior. We can only change our own.”

“Be positive. Always remember. You will live. You will love. You will dance again.”

“Believe in yourself. You can have a great mentor, a great partner, a great love in your life who gives you confidence and makes you feel great about yourself. And that’s all wonderful, but at the end of the day, if you don’t believe it, all of that means nothing.”

“Because the truth is, nobody knows what’s best for you better than you do. You have to really sit still and ask yourself: What do I want? Does this feel right? What should I do? I realized I had to go back and do what I had always done. Listening to my gut was just as important as listening to the advice of others, and only I knew what was best for me.”

“Whenever it feels uncomfortable to tell the truth, that’s often the most important time to tell it.”

“On the power of women… we don’t have to be afraid. We actually have so much to contribute and so much to add to this world and to this life, to this country. We’re not going to sit still anymore and be marginalized in any way.”

“I think that’s what a partnership is: collaboration. You take the positives from both people and incorporate them.”

“[On relationships] Just wanting to support the other person and make them happy. So there’s a different selflessness in the love that’s beautiful and different. And healthy!”

“I think the best partner you can have is someone who makes you want to be the best form of yourself.”

“For me, love is the never-ending question. It is confusing. It is the answer, but it is also inundated with contradictions and complications.”

“When you have children, you realize you can’t plan anything. There’s no Plan A, no Plan B. Life will happen and you will go with it.”

“Kids follow your lead. I’ve learned something about kids: they don’t do what you say; they do what you do.”

“I think a lot about teaching my kids to work hard.”

“[On body positivity] You have to stand up and say, ‘There’s nothing wrong with me or my shape or who I am, you’re the one with the problem!'”

“Being an artist doesn’t start because you’re 21, and it doesn’t end because you’re 51. You are who you are until the day you die.”

“I don’t get anything for free. I pay for all my beauty treatments.”

“Beauty is only skin deep. I think what’s really important is finding a balance of mind, body and spirit.”

“Affirmations are so important. I am youthful and timeless. I tell myself that every day, a few times a day. It sounds like clichéd bullsh*t, but it’s not. Age is all in your mind.”

“You’ve got to love yourself first. You’ve got to be okay on your own before you can be okay with somebody else. You’ve got to value yourself and know that you’re worth everything.”

“Be true to yourself. Always follow your heart. Sometimes it’s gonna hurt, but you’re going to be fine.”

“I am human, and of course, sometimes I make mistakes. But I promise that when I fall, I get back up. When I am wrong, I will learn the lesson and move on to face other challenges. For me, that’s what creating your own life is. Doing your best work while being your best self.”

“I don’t regret what I’ve been through. I’ve had ups and downs, super highs and some really low lows. I’ve been so blessed that I could never say, ‘I wish this didn’t happen.’ It’s part of who I am. There’s nothing in my life that’s so ugh. It’s such a great reminder to take the good with the bad.”

“Don’t be fooled by the rocks that I got. I’m still, I’m still Jenny from the block. Used to have a little, now I have a lot. No matter where I go, I know where I came from: Southside Bronx!”

“I just knew that was what I wanted to do. I was going to perform as a singer; I was going to perform as a dancer, and I was, you know, going to do movies and be an actress. I was going to do it or die trying. That’s what my life was.”

“My parents wanted me to be a lawyer. But I don’t think I would have been very happy. I’d be in front of the jury singing.”

“I’m not here to be perfect and I’m not here to be anything but my best, whatever that means for me.”

“I am positive… determined to move forward with my life, bring up my babies, and do the best job I can as a mother, entertainer and person.”

“I’m grateful for everything I have. I’m grateful for it all. I’m grateful for love most of all because I have a lot of it in my life.”

“To be happy and successful you have to find a balance in your life. That starts with your mind and body. Spend time investing in your health in all areas so you can find the balance necessary to live a truly amazing life.”

“You can’t take life for granted. Life’s too short to live the same day twice.”

“With hard work, living a good life, you can do anything. You will be rewarded for that.”

Related: A-Rod quotes.

Cory Johnson: CEO of a business he has yet to launch. As seen on your mom’s phone. Scaled to 7-figures in seven seconds selling a course on selling courses. Kidding. Watch this.