I’m a firm believer in celebrating everything, often from the biggest of birthdays to the smallest of weekly or daily “wins.” So it’s no surprise that we’re celebrating Vida Aventura’s 15th Anniversary all month long.
That’s why I wanted to share 15 of my favorite quotes about celebrations – celebrating life, successes, and each other. I hope they inspire you as they do me. So tell me, what do you have to celebrate today?
“The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.” – Oprah Winfrey
“It’s important to celebrate your failures as much as your successes. If you celebrate your failures really well, and if you get to the motto and say, ‘Wow, I failed, I tried, I was wrong, I learned something,’ then you realize you have no fear, and when your fear goes away, you can move the world.” – Sebastian Thrun
“The most beautiful things are not associated with money; they are memories and moments. If you don’t celebrate those, they can pass you by.” – Alek Wek
“I want to tell everybody to celebrate every day, to savor the day and be good to yourself, love yourself, and then you can be good to others and be of service to others.” – Charlotte Rae
“Most people tell you there are certain moments you should celebrate in life: for example, the weekend coming, so you should party on a Friday. Or your birthday or New Year’s Eve. But what if you’re excited about being alive every day? Can’t you be in that celebratory state every moment you’re not dead?” – Andrew W.K.
“We all have life storms, and when we get the rough times and we recover from them, we should celebrate that we got through it. No matter how bad it may seem, there’s always something beautiful that you can find.” – Mattie Stepanek
“Embrace your vulnerability and celebrate your flaws; it will let you appreciate the world around you and make you more compassionate.” – Masaba Gupta
“If we want to discover the full potential in our humanity, we need to celebrate those heartbreaking strengths and those glorious disabilities we all have. It is our humanity and all the potential within it that makes us beautiful.” – Aimee Mullins
“While we are living in the present, we must celebrate life every day, knowing that we are becoming history with every work, every action, every deed.” – Mattie Stepanek
“There’s always an excuse to celebrate someone you love.” – Cynthia Rowley
“You are not a burden to be endured. You are an asset to be desired, preserved and celebrated.” – Paul Bamikole
“Each day offers a reason to celebrate. Find it and experience true bliss.” – Amy Leigh Mercree
“Take the time to celebrate stillness and silence and see the joy that the world can bring, simply.” – Tony Curl
“Documenting little details of your everyday life becomes a celebration of who you are.” – Carolyn V. Hamilton
“So much of life is in the smallness of moments … but they are harder to mark. So we need the grander celebrations and occasions. People like to feel significant.” – Ally Condie