20 Quotes for New Graduates from In Conclusion, Don’t Worry About It by Lauren Graham
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In Conclusion, Don’t Worry About It by Lauren Graham, the beloved star of Gilmore Girls, offers advice on growing up, pursuing your dreams, and living in the here and now.
In her hilarious, relatable voice, Graham reminds you to be curious and compassionate, no matter where life takes you.
Scroll down to read 20 quotes from In Conclusion, Don’t Worry About It by Lauren Graham.
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20 Quotes from In Conclusion, Don’t Worry About It by Lauren Graham
Your job doesn’t define you—your bravery and kindness and gratitude do.
Even without any “big” accomplishments yet to your name, you are enough.
Whether you have top billing, or you’re still dancing in the back row, you are enough, just as you are.
Love yourself, and what you’re doing, even if you’re not yet at the place you hope to land.
Let joy be the thing that drives you, and I bet you’ll get there faster.
Give yourself permission to make mistakes. Those mistakes are as valuable as the triumphs.
The lows don’t last any longer than the highs do.
Like clouds on an overcast day, sometimes we have to face the fact that what happens to us in life isn’t controllable, and if we wait a while, don’t take it personally, and decide to enjoy ourselves anyway, the sky will eventually clear up.
In conclusion, don’t worry about it. You already have The Most. And you’re already one of The Best.
But whatever path you choose, whatever career you decide to go after, the important thing is that you keep finding joy in what you’re doing, especially when the joy isn’t finding you.
Treat every day like you’re starring in it. Don’t wait for permission or good reviews. If you can do that, you’ll be surprised by how far you might end up sailing.
Once I stopped worrying so much about pleasing others, once I decided to let myself off the hook, I realized I could fly.
Satisfaction is not found in the big achievements. It’s not in winning. Starring has nothing to do with how big your part is—it’s a state of mind.
Starring has nothing to do with how big your part is – it’s a state of mind.
Don’t be perfect, just be done.
People bloom at different stages of their lives, and often more than once.
Keep finding the joy in what you’re doing, especially when the joy is not finding you.
Respect yourself and your work as you would if you were being paid to be the boss, and I bet you’ll climb the ladder even faster.
The “success” parts of life look good to others, but the best parts are actually the simple, daily experiences.
Perform every job as if you’re being well paid…Respect yourself and your work as if you’re being paid to be the Boss.
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