We asked folks to tell us about their favorite quote or affirmation and to tell us what it means to them. We’ve shared some of those responses below.

Brettni Jaber | Case Manager for State of Colorado and Lead Singer of Guilty as Charged

“Perhaps the only legacy worth having is to have been known as a kind and compassionate person”- Unknown. Being kind and compassionate really resonates with me. It ties closely to my faith and my ideas on radical love. Kindness and compassion for fellow man can be pretty difficult at times. Over the last year, especially during the last election season, I was rocked by how terrible people acted towards each other. I have never seen a difference of opinion lead to such hateful and in some cases, violent behaviors. Read more>>

Iyana Mills | Blogger/Content Creator

A quote that I love is “Life begins at the end of your comfort zone”. Some of my best memories or decisions happened when I did something I usually wouldn’t do. For example moving to Denver was one of the biggest decisions in my life and now I truly feel like I am living and doing something I truly enjoy. Read more>>

Alicia Klausmeier | Business Owner, Bada$$ Bookkeeper, and Dreamer

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams” – Eleanore Roosevelt Wow-so powerful. Believing in our dreams… imagine if everyone chose to have a dream and then went for it. When debating about what to do with my own future, I took an opportunity to look at my own dreams and what I wanted in my life, both personally and professionally. I realized that if I didn’t believe in my dream to work for myself and support my family the best way I could, then I would never have the future that I so often dreamed about. Read more>>