inspiration

Check out some of her most inspiring quotes. The NAACP Image Awards airs February 11 on TVOne.

Rickey Smiley was talking to a group of students on about his upbringing and how he overcame the challenges that he overcame to get to where he is today. He explained that he came from a single-parent home in the projects, but despite the circumstances life handed him, he was able to achieve his dreams. […]

“Turn your jealousy into inspiration.” – M.T.Collins It’s easy to become bitter when you see someone enjoying the life you want. However, there’s no need to hate because you can have the same things you admire in others. Don’t waste time counting someone else’s blessings that you fail to recognize your own. Turn your jealousy […]

Just two weeks ago, we reported on how Humans of New York profiled 13-year-old Vidal Chastanet from Brooklyn, who praised his principal Ms. Nadia Lopez because “She told each one…

Richie Parker is a 30-year-old man who was born without arms. While many of us were born with all of our limbs, we’ve let other…

We are shocked to report that Karyn Washington, 22, the beautiful creator of the uplifting website, ForBrownGirls.com has died, due to an apparent suicide. Karyen created…

Marvin Sapp experienced huge personal losses in his life, including the passing of his wife MaLinda, but maintains his faith despite tragedy. In this exclusive…

Nicki Minaj is one of the biggest stars in the WORLD right now. Not only is she doing well in her music career, she’s also acquired a long listed of endorsements and has a multi-faceted brand. Recently, Nicki shared her influences and Beyonce was one of them. Specifically in reference to her Pepsi endorsement, Nicki […]

Do not be wise in words – be wise in deeds. ~Jewish Proverb Are you staring or stepping up the stairs? “Fuzzy feelings” from words of inspiration aren’t enough to be successful. All talk and no action is like having a winning hand and not knowing how to play it. You must turn your motivation […]

The more you respond to your enemies, the more you keep their hate alive in your heart. – Maria More A hater’s satisfaction comes in knowing they have hurt you. Don’t let someone else’s jealousy or hate towards you corrupt YOUR character. Instead, invest that energy into your success. When people throw shade, be inspired […]

“To the world, you may be one person but to one person, you may be the world…” ~Anon This quote exemplifies what Whitney Houston contributed to the world. Her music and her life touched the hearts of millions around the world. Her voice served as an inspiration for many of today’s biggest artists. Her music […]