Iyanla Vanzant Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old iyanla vanzant quotes, iyanla vanzant sayings, and iyanla vanzant proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Regardless of how hard, challenging, frightening, or difficult an experience may seem, everything is just as it needs to be in order for us to heal, grow, and learn.     

Iyanla Vanzant

Until today, you may not have realized that your life provides the content of your obituary. Just for today, examine your life. Think about all of the things you want to leave behind. Remember, the good thing about doing this today is that you still have time to rewrite your life's content if necessary.     

Iyanla Vanzant

Blaming is pointing out there, rather than in here, into your own mind, when you find yourself in a painful or uncomfortable experience. Blame means shifting the responsibility for where you are onto someone or something else, rather than accepting responsibility for your role in the experience.     

Iyanla Vanzant

When you make a decision and a commitment to do something good for yourself, it is like dropping a pebble in a pond. It has a rippling effect. The firmer the decision, the stronger the frequency and wider the range of things that will be reached.     

Iyanla Vanzant

When you gossip, it’s self-hexing. Because when you do it, it comes back to you. Everything starts with the word. The word is demonstrating a condition of the mind. If it’s in your mind and comes out of your mouth, it will be created.     

Iyanla Vanzant

If you are afraid to take a chance, take one anyway. What you don’t do can create the same regrets as the mistakes you make.     

Iyanla Vanzant