Stars Spill: Advice to My Younger Self

Get your daily dose of inspiration with these wise words from Adam, Halle, Julia and more

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JULIA ROBERTS

JULIA ROBERTS
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"Some people are cruel and dishonest for sport – but there are lots who are fighting a good fight and running a fair race. That is what deserves the attention and energy."

02 of 11

ADAM LEVINE

ADAM LEVINE
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"I probably would have told myself when I was pubescent and sprouting things out of places I didn't want to be sprouting, 'Listen, buddy, it's gonna work out. I can't tell you the details, but it's gonna be great. You're going to be happier than you can even imagine.'"

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HALLE BERRY

HALLE BERRY
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"Everything happens for a reason. The highs. The lows. It's all for a higher development. And I would not stress about the down times. That's part of one's evolution."

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JULIA LOUIS-DREYFUS

JULIA LOUIS-DREYFUS
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"I would say trust your instincts and wear sunscreen."

05 of 11

SOFIA VERGARA

SOFIA VERGARA
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"Start working out earlier in life. Start doing it now so when you're older it won't be so hard."

06 of 11

VIOLA DAVIS

VIOLA DAVIS
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"I would tell my younger self just be yourself – that who you are is good enough."

07 of 11

KERI RUSSELL

KERI RUSSELL
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"I would say don't worry so much. I was shy for so long, but now I'm able to enjoy things a lot more."

08 of 11

JOHN LEGEND

JOHN LEGEND
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"No matter what kind of obstacles are coming your way, don't let them stop you."

09 of 11

JEFF BRIDGES

JEFF BRIDGES
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"Probably what my mom used to say to me when I was going off to work: 'Remember, have fun and don't take it too seriously.'"

10 of 11

LAILA ALI

LAILA ALI
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"I'd say slow down, stop trying to grow up so fast and enjoy living rent free. It doesn't last forever."

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HENRY WINKLER

HENRY WINKLER
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"Life presents itself. It is not as difficult to live as you imagine it in your mind."

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