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JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“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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JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“All of us sport an invisible sign around our necks — “AS IS.” It means, take me as I am. I may not become what you want me to be. And I’m far, far from perfect. But I have some great qualities, too, as well as my share of faults. You will have to take me “AS IS” and I’ll take you that way, too.” ~ Steve Goodier

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“Isn’t it amazing that we are all made in God’s image, and yet there is so much diversity among his people?” ~ Desmond Tutu

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“Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” ~ Marcel Proust

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“When we got married I told my wife ‘If you leave me, I’m going with you.’ And she never did.” ~ James Fineous McBride

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“The wave of the future is not the conquest of the world by a single dogmatic creed but the liberation of the diverse energies of free nations and free men.” ~ John F. Kennedy

JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“Be soft. Do not let the world make you hard. Do not let pain make you hate. Do not let the bitterness steal your sweetness. Take pride that even though the rest of the world may disagree, you still believe it to be a beautiful place.”
~ Iain S. Thomas

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“It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.” ~ Desmond Tutu

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“There is overwhelming evidence that the higher the level of self-esteem, the more likely one will be to treat others with respect, kindness, and generosity.”
~ Nathaniel Branden

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“Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, ‘What’s in it for me?’” ~ Brian Tracy

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