“They didn’t fill the desert with pyramids, they just built some.”


It’s okay if you aren’t ready to move at full speed just yet.

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I hope you find the courage to live an imperfect life.

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Sometimes, a shift of perspective is really what you need.

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Destiny is a subtle coincidence.


Learn with the small stuff, so you’re ready for the big stuff.

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The past is gone, all that exists is this moment.

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“What I wish I had done yesterday is showing me what I need to do today.”

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“What I envy in others is showing me what I desire for myself.”


The world is brimming with ideas, but few act as vessels.

Vision alone will not carry you to the mountaintop. Photo by JessicaJoseph/Unsplash


You are becoming the person who can finally take the leap.

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Brianna Wiest

Author of 101 Essays That Will Change The Way You Think and six other collections. Visit briannawiest.com to shop for books and more.

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