What material success does is provide you with the ability to concentrate on other things that really matter. And that is being able to make a difference, not only in your own life, but in other people's lives.
Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it.
I'm sick of people sittin' in chairs stating their problems. Then we roll the videotape... then we have our experts on the topic... I'm in the 'What's next?' phase of my career.
Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher.
The struggle of my life created empathy - I could relate to pain, being abandoned, having people not love me.
I will continue to use my voice. I believed from the beginning that was an attempt to muzzle my voice, and I come from a people who have struggled and died in order to have a voice in this country. And I refused to be muzzled.
What other people label or might try to call failure, I have learned is just God's way of pointing you in a new direction.
I know where my lane is, and I know how to stay in my lane. My lane is evolving the consciousness of people.