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Alexandra Stoddard

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Total Quotes : 48
Well-Being Always Means

Happiness is the first principle of life. Happiness basically means well-being. It is always good and always a choice... We need to make the choice to be happy in a particular situation, just as it is, and at a given moment.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Important Form Clinical

Colors are important. People are in clinical depression whether they are on medication or not. Neutrals are another form of medication.

- Alexandra Stoddard

House One Of The Things

A home should be an intimate autobiography of the things that you like. One of the things I'm so keen on expressing is that, if you don't do it for yourself, if you're always seeking affirmation from outside, you'll never have a home. It'll just be a house.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Color Scheme Could

Don't feel you have to buy something to sit in or at. Buy something you are emotionally attached to and build your design around that. One Matisse cutout poster could provide you with your whole color scheme!

- Alexandra Stoddard

Goal Highest Priority

Feeling at home with ourselves and being able to create a spirit of place that nourishes us physically, emotionally and spiritually is a goal worthy of our highest priority.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Color Lives Decorator

Being a decorator allowed me to see what about people's environments made them happy. And what things they could do to have more light and color and joy in their daily lives.

- Alexandra Stoddard

My Life Grandchildren

Being a mother and grandmother is the best of the best in my life. My grandchildren multiply the joy my daughters bring me.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Love New Made

I have my clothes made in Hong Kong, but I love Shangai Tang in New York.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Soothing Before Feels

I find it soothing to take something wrinkled and make it smooth. It feels anticipatory. It's what I do before a celebration. And nobody bothers me when I'm ironing.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Journey Meaning Own

Each of us must become impassioned, finding meaning and self-fulfillment in our own life's journey.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Here Behind Anybody

I don't want to go anywhere; I don't want to leave anybody behind. Happiness is right here, right now, in this world, in this room. I am happiest wherever it is that I am.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Want Find Readers

I want my readers to find their own way.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Newspaper Well-Being Read

How we feel about ourselves as we read the newspaper, set the table, wash the dishes, recycle the trash and wash our clothes... is essential to our overall happiness and well-being.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Wait Living Very

Be mindful of the very moment you are living. Start exactly this second. You don't wait until the children get out of the house or when the sun comes out. Create something better.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Soul About Putting

I'm an interior designer from the soul. It's not about just putting things in a room. It's much deeper and broader. It's about self-discovery.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Feel Very Physical Body

I feel very strongly we are spiritual beings in a physical body, and we should make our surroundings as beautiful and soulful as possible.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Like Pretty Show

I get all dressed up in fuchsia, looking like a clown, and show pretty pictures to people.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Through Other All My Work

I find that through all my work, I really get to see and feel energy, health and vitality between people and their surroundings and how they interact with each other.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Reflection Soul Means

The home is the center of your soul; it's a total reflection of your inner life. If you have a dreary home, it means you are dark inside.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Change Past Cannot

Your past is something you cannot change. You can't live it; it's dead.

- Alexandra Stoddard