We love ourselves a good quote and so we asked our community to share their favorite quotes and affirmations with us and we’ve highlighted some below.

Ramina Wilkerson | Motivational Speaker & Life Coach

Growing up in Iraq, living through several wars, and escaping numerous execution attempts at the hands of Saddam Hussein, I learned to lean heavily on my Bible, especially Psalm 23. “The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He makes me lie down in green pastures; He leads me beside the still waters.” I found such comfort in these words. I remember the first time I read this Psalm and the overwhelming peace that took over at that moment; I began reading it every night before bed, especially as the missiles exploded outside my home. Each night, I clutched to my Bible in place of a teddy bear and recited the passage as I fell asleep while the world around me crumbled. This Psalm has left a lasting impression on my life, and I am grateful for the peace it provides me when I need it most. Read more>>

Kristy Anderson | CEO & Co-Founder

“A business well-run is a force for good in this world” I am not sure where the quote comes from, but it resonates with me because we can all make a difference in some small way. T hose of us who run a business have an opportunity to use our business to further the golden rule. Give your customers an amazing experience, treat your employees like family and be kind to the earth and each other. We may not always feel that our government represents our values but we can express those values by giving back to our communities and helping others while still running a profitable business model. At Onus iV we have three core values: people, passion and purpose and we live by these daily. Read more>>

Laura Bruns | Owner

“You are who you surround yourself with” I like this quote because it constantly reminds me that, I as individual, and my company as a brand, can only be as good as the work, people, and other businesses that we choose to engage with. It leads the way when I am unsure about aligning myself or brand with another entity. This quote gives me the power of choice and a solid reasoning to support the direction of our brand, events, and ethos. Read more>>