Motivation From Shel Silverstein

Hello there! It’s Mandee again from Designs By Miss Mandee. I am excited to be with you once again, posting with A Dose of Paige! If you’ve ever seen my blog, you know that I love to turn motivational and inspirational quotes into beautiful printables. Just last week, I did a fun one that focuses on following your dreams. Be sure to check it out when you get a moment. But first—I have some motivation from Shel Silverstein for you.

Motivation From Shel Silverstein



I know this is a little more on the “kick-in-the-butt” side of motivational quotes, but when I first read this quote, it really hit me, so I wanted to share it. When I showed my husband the design, he said, “Wow, that’s pretty hash for a cutesy design like that.” Well, maybe it is, but motivational quotes are motivational for a reason, right?

Now, this quote isn’t meant to discourage you—not at all. I feel like it’s telling you to chase your dreams, but don’t expect results to just come—you still have to put in the effort. And trust me, I am definitely one who needs this on occasion! Some things just aren’t that fun. I know I’m capable of cleaning the shower…but, to be honest, it’s been a while since that has come to fruition.

So, I hope that you have found this quote more encouraging than discouraging today, and that you are more motivated than ever to work  toward your goals (even if that goal is to clean that shower that you are so embarrassed about that you don’t want anyone to use your bathroom when they come over). Print this out, and hang it wherever you feel it will bing you the most motivation.

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Motivation From Shel Silverstein

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