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Ralph Waldo Emerson. Totally naming a kid after him when the time comes.

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864) Iconic American author (The Scarlet Letter,”The Minister’s Black Veil”), and shy friend to Transcendentalists Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau, author Herman Melville, and president Franklin Pierce who Hawthorne met at Bowdoin College.

The reward of a thing well done, is to have done it. Ralph Waldo Emerson #WaterpikgiftsforGrads

Louisa May Alcott.... one of my middle names is Jo

Truth. There is work to be done but all I want to do it read. This is happening as we speak/type/pin.

"I've been absolutely terrified every moment of my life - and I've never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do." -Georgia O’Keeffe

I should just start handing these out to people when meeting them for the first time, so they can be prepared.

“People always ask me, ‘You have so much confidence. Where did that come from?’ It came from me. One day I decided that I was beautiful, and so I carried out my life as if I was a beautiful girl … It doesn’t have anything to do with how the world perceives you. What matters is what you see. Your body is your temple, it’s your home, and you must decorate it.” —Gabourey Sidibe