You may have noticed in our monthly newsletters that we always like to include an inspirational quote. That’s because we believe words have the power to truly make an impact. Whether you’re battling health issues, going through relationship struggles, or just plain having a crummy day, we’ve compiled our favorite inspirational quotes to pull you out of a dark mindset. The Natural Breast Reconstruction team strongly believes in find the positivity in every situation. Our patients inspire us each day, so we want to share our favorite inspirational quotes with our readers.

“The mind is everything. What you think you become.” ~Buddha

You are in control of your mindset. If you believe you can overcome an obstacle, you will succeed.

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” ~Steve Jobs

How true is this? Life is so short, and why do we devote so much time to being what others would like us to be and doing what we think will please others. Life is a journey of finding who exactly we are—sans the opinions of others.

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. ”~Maya Angelou

The Golden Rule: treat others as you would like to be treated. With so much temptation to take shortcuts and disregard the feeling of others, it takes a conscious decision to be kind to everyone you come across each day.

“Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.” ~Thomas Jefferson

A lot of anxiety, stress, and unhappiness that we feel each day is a byproduct of knowingly or unknowingly putting something off. Whatever we’re procrastinating, the healthiest thing to do is to do our best to confront it soon as possible.

“Fall seven times, stand up eight.” ~Japanese proverb

We left our favorite quote for the last. No matter what is knocking you down, just remember you can always get back up.

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