A piece of paper sits in an typewriter with the words "Be yourself, everyone else is already taken" - Oscar Wilde

“Courage doesn’t happen when you have all the answers. It happens when you are ready to face the questions you have been avoiding your whole life.” ― Shannon L. Alder

From Janet Jackson to Carl Jung, this collection of quotes for therapists, counselors and coaches articulates the field of psychology, and the never-ending quest to better understand our minds and the minds of others. We all have our favorite quotes from authors, poets, and historical figures that we pull out when the time calls. Whether they are validating, inspiring, or grounding, cherished quotes can serve as a form of self care to bring us back into the moment as we move through life’s challenges.

For your clients, a few impactful quotes may help them to find moments of peace, inspiration, motivation, or acceptance.  Quotes can be used in person when the time arises or posted on social media to uplift and connect with others. Printing out a copy or two of your favorite quotes and posting in your office can become a talking point for your clients as well.

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Vulnerability is not winning or losing; it’s having the courage to show up and be seen when we have no control over the outcome.

– Brene Brown


New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings. – Lao Tzu


I’m convinced that we black women possess a special indestructible strength that allows us to not only get down, but the get up, to get through, and to get over. – Janet Jackson


Just because no one else can heal or do your inner work for you doesn’t mean you can, should, or need to do it alone. – Lisa Olivera


I am not what happened to me. I am what I choose to become. – Carl Jung


Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it. – Helen Keller

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