In the Company of Women by Grace Bonney is overflowing with the stories and wisdom from quotable, inspiring women makers, artists, and entrepreneurs. While they talk about starting their own businesses or working in creative fields, they also share one-liners that are good for everyone to keep in mind—for when the day drags, when the going gets tough, or when you just want to smile.
Here are 10 pick-me-ups to paste on your wall (or forehead):
Excerpted from In the Company of Women by Grace Bonney (Artisan Books). Photographs by Sasha Israel. Copyright © 2016. This article originally appeared on October 13, 2016.