“Your level of influence on others is not measured by the success of those you influence, but by your determination to not make their success your own. Be content with a small, steady stream of qualities like humility, accountability, and desire, because over time they become massive contributions to the human race.” -Amy Larson, amyjalapeno.com
“When you surround yourself by only those you can manipulate and bend with your charm, you will find yourself alone and deeply unfulfilled.
“When you finally have no desire to influence another, you will be alone and deeply satisfied.
“There is no escape from being alone. You always have been. You always will be. It is only when you end trying to convince yourself you are not that you ever realize your aloneness is rationed out amongst the entire human race and somehow that makes it easier.”
-Amy Larson, amyjalapeno.com
“Individual focus is what influences the crowd.” -Amy Larson, amyjalapeno.com (Thanks to one of my wonderful Bikram instructors, Charles Arnold) When you focus on your own path (unconcerned with “fitting in” or comparing your progress with others) your time, energy, and attention are available to create your best possible work, greatest desires, and most fulfilling […]
“The company we keep in our most private lives has the greatest influence on not only our success, but our mental, emotional, and spiritual well-being.” -Amy Larson, amyjalapeño.com
“The actions and thoughts and words of others are not who you are. You are an influence of grace. You are kindness and answer only to love.” -Amy Larson, amyjalapeño.com
“Anything that succeeds is first a series of highly efficient rituals. Your tenacious duty to those rituals determines the extent of your success. And the closer those rituals stem from authentic desire, the more expansive your bliss, your joy, your reward and influence.” -Amy Larson, amyjalapeño.com
“Comparison will strip you of power, of grace, and influence. Each person is unique. How then, can you possibly compare unique to unique? You can’t. And when you try, you annihilate your brilliance.” -Amy Larson, amyjalapeño.com
“There are as many worlds as there are perspectives. You have immense influence over your reality.” -Amy Larson, AmyJalapeño.com
“What you think or believe only has power when paired with the living of it. And only that really has influence when you connect with another, not through your beliefs, but by setting them aside (so that you can see through authentic eyes).” -AmyJalapeño.com