‘Ole!’ to you, just for having the sheer human love and stubbornness to keep showing up.

Elizabeth Gilbert

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“Your Elusive Creative Genius.” TED2009. Feb. 2009. Conference Presentation.

Source: "Your Elusive Creative Genius." TED2009. Feb. 2009. Conference Presentation. Additional Information: With this quote, Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, Pray, Love, says that you should salute yourself and give yourself credit for honoring your calling and following your chosen path in life, whatever it may be -- because simply practicing your craft and sticking to it requires perseverance and commitment. This quote is from a TED Talk Gilbert gave in 2009. In this Talk, Gilbert argues that everyone has a creative muse; you just have to "show up" to listen to it. Watch the full TED Talk here: Elizabeth Gilbert - Your Elusive Creative Genius