Remember Mood Rings? A Mood Ring would show you your mood when you put it on. Well, this post is about Mood Quotes. These quotes show you how to change your mood. And the best thing is, these come from Ellen DeGeneres, who is known for being true to herself and not letting others get in her way. Ellen prides herself on turning around people’s attitudes as both comedian and TV personality.
“Follow your passion. Stay true to yourself. Never follow someone else’s path unless you’re in the woods and you’re lost and you see a path. By all means, you should follow that.”
“Life is short. If you doubt me, ask a butterfly. Their average life span is a mere five to fourteen days.”
“The thing everyone should realize is that the key to happiness is being happy by yourself and for yourself.”
“Happiness comes from within. You have the power to change your own mindset so that all the negative, horrible thoughts that try to invade your psyche are replaced with happy, positive, wonderful thoughts.”
“My point is, life is about balance. The good and the bad. The highs and the lows. The piña and the colada.”
“Be open to learning new lessons, even if they contradict the lessons you learned yesterday.”
“I had everything I’d hoped for, but I wasn’t being myself. So I decided to be honest about who I was. It was strange: the people who loved me for being funny suddenly didn’t like me for being… me.”
“We’re all different people and we’re allowed to be different from one another. If someone ever says you’re weird, say thank you.”
“When I go hiking and I get over the hill, that means I’m past the hard part and there’s a snack in my future. That’s a good thing as far as I’m concerned.”
“When you take risks you learn that there will be times when you succeed and there will be times when you fail, and both are equally important.”
“Don’t worry about what people say about you or think about you. Let the naysayers nay. They will eventually grow tired of naying.”
“It’s failure that gives you the proper perspective on success.”
Powerful quotes that acknowledge the little struggles we all face. Seeing the world through the perspectives of others can help us get through the day or brighten the day of those around us.
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