Brené Brown is a research professor at the University of Houston, best-known for her famous TED talk, “The Power of Vulnerability.”
Brown has spent nearly two decades studying courage, vulnerability, shame, and empathy. All of her groundbreaking findings were included in five books that have easily become #1 New York Times bestsellers: The Gifts of Imperfection, Daring Greatly, Rising Strong, Braving the Wilderness, and Dare to Lead.
“The Power of Vulnerability”is about expanding perception and embracing our imperfections. Brown’s’s approach on how to cultivate courage, compassion, and connection turned a data presentation into one of the top five most-viewed TED talks of all time.
Brown has received numerous teaching awards including the Graduate College of Social Work’s Outstanding Faculty Award. She is also the first person to have a filmed talk available on Netflix: The Call to Courage.
Due to her research, Brown has become an inspiration for millions of people around the world.
Here are 25 Brené Brown quotes to help you embrace your vulnerabilities: