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“Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do ’cause hate in your heart will consume you too.” – Will Smith.
“Could you be a siren made to raise your voice, but sinking in the silence afraid of making noise” – Peter Mayer
“May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears.” – Nelson Mandela
“To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.” – Anatole France
“The Happiness of this Life depends less on what befalls you than the way in which you take it.” – Elbert Hubbard
“When you are fearful you almost always make the wrong decision.” – Tony Robbins
“Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.” – Bruce Lee
“Don’t regret anything, because in the end it makes you who you are.” – Unknown Author
“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” – Alice Walker.
“Fear does not prevent death. It prevents life.” Naguib Mahfouz.
“There are no small acts of kindness. Every compassionate act makes large the world.” – Mary Anne Radmacher.
“If you think are enlightened, go spend a week with your family.” – Ram Dass
“You cannot protect yourself from sadness without protecting yourself from happiness.” – Jonathan Safran Foer.
“Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities.” – Aristotle.
“The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.” – Ralph Nader
“To become a master at any skill, it takes the total effort of your heart, mind, and soul working together in tandem.” ~ Maurice Young
“All of the labels you’ve been given don’t have to stick.” – Todd Smith
“No better you than the you that you are. You are beautiful.” – Alessia Cara
Wherever you are, whatever you did it’s a page in your book, but it isn’t the end.” – Sidewalk Prophets
“Don’t be afraid of your fears. They’re not there to scare you. They’re there to let you know that something is worth it.” – C. JayBell C.
“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” Eleanor Roosevelt
“True happiness arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one’s self.” – Joseph Addison
“People help the people and nothing will drag you down.” – Birdy
“So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable.” – Christopher Reeve
“Shine on you crazy diamond.” – Pink Floyd
“The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are.” – Joseph Campbell
“You aren’t a slave to your story. All you have to do is change it.” – Todd M Smith
“Everyone wants to live at the top of the mountain but all of the happiness and growth happens while you are climbing it.” – Andy Rooney
“Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.” – Carl Gustav Jung
“The only thing standing between you and your goal is the story you keep telling yourself as to why you can’t achieve it.” – Jordan Belfort
Hate hurts the hater more’n the hated.” – Madeleine L’Engle
“As children we are not afraid of the future or ashamed of the past. Our normal human tendency is to enjoy life.” – Don Miguel Ruiz
“The truer you are to you, the less it matters what others think.” – Todd M Smith
“People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they’re not on your road doesn’t mean they’ve gotten lost.” – Dalai Lama XIV
“If you set your goals ridiculously high and it’s a failure, you will fail above everyone else’s success.” – James Cameron
“Your fear is 100% dependent on you for its survival.” – Steve Maraboli
“If you find yourself in a hole, stop digging.” – Will Rogers
“If you don’t know what you’re living for, you haven’t lived.” – Rabbi Noah Weinberg
“You cannot believe in God unless you believe in yourself.” – Swami Vivekananda
“We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.” – Swami Vivekananda
“A little bit of mercy makes the world less cold and more just.” – Pope Francis
“If you find yourself in a whole, stop digging.” – Will Rogers
“There’s nothing you can’t accomplish if you clearly decide what it is that you’re absolutely committed to achieving, you’re willing to take that missing action, you noticed what’s working or not, and you continue your approach until you achieve what you want using whatever life gives you along the way.” – Tony Robbins
“If you don’t like where you are, change it. You’re not a tree.” – Jim Rohn
“Life is a journey. When we stop, things don’t go right.” – Pope Francis
“What we fear doing most is usually what we most need to do.” – Tim Ferriss
“If you are insecure, guess what?” The rest of the world is too. Do not overestimate the competition and underestimate yourself. You are better than you think.” – Tim Ferriss
“You are the average of the five people you associate with the most. Don’t underestimate the effects of your pessimistic, unambitious, or disorganized friends. If someone isn’t making you stronger, they are making you weaker.” – Tim Ferriss
“People may hear your words, but they feel your attitude.” – John C. Maxwell
“When I let go of what I am, I become who I am.” – Lao Tzu
“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.” – Theodor Seuss Geisel
“Do what you can, with what you’ve got, where you are.” – Squire Bill Widener (as quoted by Teddy Roosevelt in his 1903 autobiography)
The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me. – Ayn Rand
“In any given moment we have two options: step forward into growth or back into safety.” – Abraham Maslow
“To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.” – Eldred Hubbard
“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
“When you feel what you see, you see what you feel. Begin by choosing what you desire to feel, you then begin to fuel what you desire. As a passive prop of your scene, forfeit your choice.” – Todd M Smith
Failure is success if we learn from it. – Malcolm Forbes
‘Understand the difference between self-indulgence and self-fulfillment. One is fleeting, feeding desire, the other enduring, nourishing the soul.” – Todd M Smith
“It isn’t in disagreement that we find problems, it is in how we disagree.” – Todd M Smith
“Life isn’t about being perfect, it’s about being you. Be you.” – Todd M Smith
“The view is much more pleasant from the high road.” Todd M Smith
“People are not disturbed by things but by the view they take of them.” – Epictetus
“You create a peaceful world by living peacefully in the world; by erasing lines, tearing down walls and understanding critics.” – Todd M Smith
“You don’t have a soul, you ARE a soul. You have a body.” – Rev Dr R Thornton
“Be who God meant you to be and you will set the world on fire.” – St. Catherine of Siena
“If you cannot find peace within yourself, you will never find it anywhere else.” – Marvin Gaye
“I know there’s got to be another level
Somewhere closer to the other side
And I’m feeling like its now or never
Can I break the spell of the typical.”
– Mutemath, Typical
“Whatever we plant in our unconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become reality.”
– Earl Nightingale
“Mindfulness is paying attention, on purpose, in the present moment, non-judgmentally, as if your life depended on it.”
– Jon Kabot-Zinn
“Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it.” – Helen Keller
“Put yourself in a position of moving higher every day. If you make a mistake, acknowledge it, respect it, learn from it and continue moving higher. The worst thing we can be is the embodiment of our errors instead of the result of perspective each mis-step provides.” – Todd M Smith
“Isn’t it amazing how the things we most struggle with are reflected back to us through others in ways that we can’t help but notice?” -Todd M Smith
“Our lives are composed greatly from dreams, from the unconscious, and they must be brought into connection with action. They must be woven together.”
– Anaïs Nin
“The world is moving so fast that the man who says it can’t be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.” – Elbert Hubbard (1914)
“I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
“The struggles and low spots we face are lessons; opportunities for growth. We can continue on as we were cursing our poor favor and hoping they’ll go away, or we can look inside to understand that which isn’t serving us and make changes that support our infinitely greater potential.” – Todd M Smith
“You are what you choose to be TODAY, NOT what you’ve chosen to be before.” -Dr. Wayne W. Dyer (1940-2015)
Todd Smith, a former school psychologist, is founder and director of enLīven Wellness Life Coaching, Toledo’s premier personal growth practice. It is Todd’s mission to create a world in which people stop chasing dreams and start making their biggest aspirations actually live and breathe by stepping into their boldest challenges and committing to a life of incredible personal growth.
In his “spare time”, Todd is most often spending his hours with his three talented and athletic kids at ballet, track, gymnastics, soccer, and other various activities or playing a sport himself.
Todd helps clients set and achieve their biggest personal development goals by understanding their core values and crafting a vision that will guide their daily choices and actions.
“Whether you believe you can do a thing or not, you are right.”
— Henry Ford