We asked folks to tell us about their favorite quote or affirmation and to tell us what it means to them. We’ve shared some of those responses below.

Susanne Holly Brent | Tea Leaf Reader

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us. Alexander Graham Bell. With all the change happening right now in so many people’s lives, this quote is even more important. Resiliency and adaptability are traits that can help navigate the new world we are now living. For myself, the quote is a reminder to not look over my shoulder too long at what was but instead ahead and what is next. Read more>>

Jeffrey Bump | Lead Singer, Guitarist & Video Production Owner

I just really believe everyone should have some kind of creative outlet that they have control of. It doesn’t have to be traditional art, it could be exercise or any type of hobbies. I think that it is important to have one thing that you “own” and don’t have to compromise. Read more>>

Michaela Veltri | LE, CLT / Owner

Yes, I do, it is one by Maya Angelou. “People will forget what you said. People will forget what you did. But People will never forget how you made them feel!” I think the quote says it all. Treat others the way you would like to be treated. Humans run on feelings and will never forget how someone made them feel for the rest of their lives. Someone may not remember the name of a person but we will always remember whether or not that someone made us feel great or not so good. Read more>>