1. Don't worry about labels. You're just fine being you.
2. You don't have to prove yourself to anyone. Do what your heart tells you, and don't look back.
3. Love is inspiring, both for the people in love and those inspired by their love.
4. Words matter, so use them wisely.
5. Love yourself for all that you are. If that means marrying yourself, go for it.
6. People are full of contradictions. Trying to figure them out is a waste of energy.
7. You deserve to be treated with respect. Period.
8. Your body is yours, and you decide what happens to it.
9. Taking risks is hard, but it's important to remember that your haters can only stop you if you let them.
10. Everybody has a different idea of success, and that's OK.
11. Don't apologize for being your sexy self.
12. Celebrate all of your victories, no matter how small. You're worth it.
13. Don't be humble about the things that make you great.
14. You don't have to put up with anybody's shit if you don't want to.
15. Your feelings are valid.
16. Like Nicki, never let anybody forget who the eff you is.
17. Vogue with abandon because you're a goddess like Madonna.
18. It's powerful to be in touch with your sexuality.
19. Know your audience.
20. A little bit of kindness goes a long way.
21. Make sure the ones you love know you're there for them.
22. Even if you have a tumultuous relationship with your family, remember that you share a bond unlike any other.
23. Sometimes, there are no silver linings to tragedy or loss.
24. Take a stand for what you believe in. Don't feel confined by silly stereotypes and conventions.
25. You'll truly be free when you unapologetically express yourself in spite of the criticism you may receive.
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