In Your Words: Our Favorite Inspiring Comments from Readers

updated Jul 16, 2020
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We’re not the only ones slinging slick design advice and providing motivational words — Apartment Therapy readers are generous with their experience, inspiration and ideas. We’ve rounded up some of the smartest and cleverest comments we spotted this year in posts ranging from house tours to how-tos.

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“All of us should learn to be kinder to ourselves, so we can be kinder to others. If there’s a day when you can sleep a little later, make a ritual of it. Make it really special. Sleep in, have a special breakfast, leave the dishes and the unmade bed. This is the day to take a taxi or read a novel on the train instead of doing work. Stretch it out to make the whole day pleasant.”
Read more: Advice for Saner Living: Give Yourself Mondays Off (Image credit: Kathryn Bacalis)

Click the slideshow above to see all the photos. To read more advice and find out who dispensed it, click the link on each slide. Enjoy!

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