Some people have the ability to put thoughts into words in the most inspiring ways. Rupi Kaur, a poet, spoken-word performer, and author, is a master at this art form. She made headlines when she posted a photo of herself with a period blood stain and sparked vital conversation about the way women are both portrayed and perceived in society. She also published a collection of her poetry in Milk and Honey and her followup The Sun and Her Flowers, which gave a broad audience of her readers the ability to enjoy her work. She also shares snippets of her wisdom on Instagram for her avid followers to contemplate, filling feeds with inspiration and beauty like never before. Read on to see her best motivational quotes that will remind you to never give up, to find beauty in pain, and to celebrate life.
— Additional reporting by Lauren Harano