Goal Setting—
“The best way to achieve success in life is to set short term, intermediate, and long range goals. Reaching each goal brings you one step closer to the success you desire.”

Determination—
“Giving up is never a part of success. In life, you must dig in your heels and refuse to take ‘no’ for an answer.”

Excellence—
“Excellence is a state of mind, a way of living, and a mandatory ingredient in real success.”


Holding her crown, Debbye address a youth group.

Making Good Choices in Life—
“For every choice you make today, there will be consequences you must live with tomorrow. Making the right choices makes life easier, less painful, and happier.”

Real Beauty—
“Real beauty has nothing to do with bone structure, eye color, or hair style. What is in your heart, spirit, and character determines whether you are beautiful or not.”

Sexuality—
“Help! Hormones are raging. Zits are erupting. Puberty is not a mental and physical meltdown. After the fallout, there are practical tips on how to deal with the confusion and thrill of developing into adulthood.”

Stereotype—
“Those who hold stereotypes have a limited view of others. Don’t allow others’ limited view of you keep you from fulfilling your entire potential.”