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“Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you’ll understand what little chance you have in trying to change others.” ~ Tom Robbins

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“It is the awareness of unfulfilled desires which gives a nation the feeling that it has a mission and a destiny.” ~ Eric Hoffer

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“There comes a time when you have to stop crossing oceans for people who wouldn’t even jump in puddles for you.” ~ Unknown

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“Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.” ~ Hanna More

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“Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.” ~ Dale Carnegie

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“I love stories that give me a perspective on how easy American life has become in the 21st century.” ~ Hope Davis

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“I believe that children are our future. Teach them well and let them lead the way. Show them all the beauty they possess inside.” ~ Whitney Houston

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“Some family trees have beautiful leaves, and some have just a bunch of nuts. Remember, it is the nuts that make the tree worth shaking.” ~ Unknown

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“Never too old, never too bad, never too late, never too sick to start from scratch once again.” ~ Bikram Choudhury

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“All good men and women must take responsibility to create legacies that will take the next generation to a level we could only imagine.” ~ Jim Rohn

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“It is better to be a young June bug than an old bird of paradise.” ~ Mark Twain

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“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” ~ Stephen Covey

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“You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing that we call ‘failure’ is not the falling down, but the staying down.” ~ Mary Pickford

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“Everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it.” ~ Charles Dudley Warner

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“Your spouse is not a possession you attain, but a friend in which you trust & adore.” ~ Robert Vanleeuwen, Among Wolves’

 

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“In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.” ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

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“Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.” ~ George Washington

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“As you get older three things happen. The first is your memory goes, and I can’t remember the other two.” ~ Sir Norman Wisdom

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“You can’t start the next chapter of your life if you keep re-reading the last one.” ~ unknown

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“Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them.” ~ Dalai Lama XIV

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“You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing that we call ‘failure’ is not the falling down, but the staying down.” ~ Mary Pickford

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“The beginning is always today.” ~ Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

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“You can learn new things at any time in your life if you’re willing to be a beginner. If you actually learn to like being a beginner, the whole world opens up to you.” ~ Barabra Sher

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“Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.” ~ Mother Teresa

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“Forgiveness says you are given another chance to make a new beginning.” ~ Desmond Tutu

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“I try to create sympathy for my characters, then turn the monsters loose.” ~ Stephen King

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“All readers come to fiction as willing accomplices to your lies. Such is the basic goodwill contract made the moment we pick up a work of fiction.” ~ Steve Almond

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“Everything you can imagine is real.” ~ Pablo Picasso

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“Creativity is… seeing something that doesn’t exist already. You need to find out how you can bring it into being and that way be a playmate with God.” ~ Michele Shea

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“Hope lies in dreams, in imagination, and in the courage of those who dare to make dreams into reality.” ~ Jonas Salk

 

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“I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.” ― Mahatma Gandhi

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“It’s not unpatriotic to denounce an injustice committed on our behalf, perhaps it’s the most patriotic thing we can do.” ― E.A. Bucchianeri, Brushstrokes of a Gadfly

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“Power doesn’t corrupt people, people corrupt power.” — William Gaddis

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“Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.” — Albert Schweitzer

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“Have you realized that today is the tomorrow you talked about yesterday? It is your responsibility to change your life for the better.” ― Jaachynma N.E. Agu, The Prince and the Pauper

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“Remember always that you not only have the right to be an individual, you have an obligation to be one.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

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“People who love themselves, don’t hurt other people. The more we hate ourselves, the more we want others to suffer.” ~ Dan Pearce

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“When you stand up for yourself, you are standing up for everyone who will follow your positive example!” ~ Doreen Virtue

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“No one has ever made himself great by showing how small someone else is.” ~ Irvin Himmel

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“If you haven’t any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble.” ~ Bob Hope

 

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When we are no longer able to change a situation,
we are challenged to change ourselves.
~ Viktor Frankl

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Regrets can hold you back
and prevent the most wonderful
things taking place in our lives.
~ Author Unknown

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A discovery is said to be an accident meeting a prepared mind.
~ Albert Szent-Gygorgyi

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“It was amazing how you could get so far from where you’d planned, and yet find it was exactly were you needed to be.”
~ Sarah Dessen

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“Life always begins with one step outside of your comfort zone.”
~ Shannon L. Alder

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“But the important thing about learning to wait, I feel sure, is to know what you are waiting for.” ~ Anna Neagle

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“Our willingness to wait reveals the value we place on what we’re waiting for.” ~ Charles Stanley

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“If you aren’t good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you’ll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren’t even giving to yourself.” ~ Barbara De Angelis

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“Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.” ~ Harriet Tubman

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“I’ve been very lucky to have achieved a lot of the things that I dreamt of achieving as a young man. But, at the end of the day – and I truly believe this – it is not about achieving great wealth or success. Because they don’t bring happiness, ultimately.” ~ Leonardo DiCaprio

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