Self-Doubt is a Bitch, These Quotes Will Help You Overcome It

Earlier this week, I kicked off a two-part blog post recapping my time in Ohio a few weeks ago for entrepreneur/podcaster Lewis HowesSummit of Greatness. My fav takeaways came in the form of moving quotes from incredible speakers from across the world. Click here to read my recap of Day 1 on the blog — chock full of #inspo from speakers like filmmaker/viral content creator/storyteller Jay Shetty & violinist/dancer/artist/author Lindsey Stirling. It’s cold & rainy outside, & it’s taking all of my strength to not stay in bed under my blanket & flip on Netflix. Read on for some inspo to get out of bed & hit the ground running! I know I need it today.

  Lewis Howes, Athlete/Author/Podcaster - The School of Greatness

Lewis Howes, Athlete/Author/Podcaster - The School of Greatness

Focus on three things daily: health, heart & happiness.
Become more interesting by being interested.
You’re missing out on freedom if you’re not being vulnerable.
 Shaun T., Fitness mogul/choreographer

Shaun T., Fitness mogul/choreographer

Fear = False Evidence Appearring Real.
If you prioritize you, everything else will fall into place.
Find your fight, light your fire & don’t let anyone get in your way.
  Eric Thomas, “The Hip-Hop Preacher”

Eric Thomas, “The Hip-Hop Preacher”

Cut negative people out of your life & surround yourself with people who think you are great. Get in the environment of greatness.
I had average skill, but phenomenal will.
If you try to be someone else, you will fail. The only thing that changed was that I decided, ‘I belong here.’
  In-Q, Poet & Speaker

In-Q, Poet & Speaker

I undefined myself to find myself.
Compassion if you don’t love yourself is incomplete.
All of my success was informed by my failures.
  Dr. Tererai Trent, Scholar/Humanitarian/Author

Dr. Tererai Trent, Scholar/Humanitarian/Author

I am the mistress of my own destiny. If you believe in your dreams, they are achievable.
Your dreams in life will have greater meaning when they are tied to the greater culture.
Women & girls are going to change the world, if we like it or not.
Give yourself permission to be authentic. Come home to yourself — own who you are & own your voice.
  Amy Purdy, Para-Snowboarder/Author/Actress/DWTS Finalist

Amy Purdy, Para-Snowboarder/Author/Actress/DWTS Finalist

You never know when your detour will lead to your destiny.
The stories that we are the most scared to share are the stories we should be sharing. Your story, your truth, is your purpose.
Accept what is & daydream what can be. Hardships don’t disable, they enable.

Learn more about Lewis Howes & the Summit of Greatness at the Ohio Theater. Let us know which conference you’re looking forward to, or which quote was your fav on social media!

xo, Amber aka “HBIC”

Image 1 courtesy of ShineText. All other images courtesy of individual speakers.