“True confidence is not about what you take from someone to restore yourself, but what you give back to your critics because they need it more than you do.” ~ Shannon L. Alder
mary1 before-and-after  “The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live.” ~  George Carlin  mitch  old-picture-large-  “Christmas is doing a little something extra for someone.” ~ Charles M. Schulz  Sam and Grandmother-color-side-by-side  “I love these little people; and it is not a slight thing when they, who are so fresh from God, love us.” ~ Charles Dickens 
family-large-  “Parents are like God because you wanna know they're out there, and you want them to think well of you, but you really only call when you need something.” ~ Chuck Palahniuk, Invisible Monsters  jean-before-after (Large)  “Which of my photographs is my favorite? The one I’m going to take tomorrow.” ~ Imogen Cunningham